18 Then Jacob came 5safely to othe city of pShechem, which is in the land of Canaan, when he came from Padan Aram; and he pitched his tent before the city. 19 And qhe bought the parcel of 6land, where he had pitched his tent, from the children of Hamor, Shechem’s father, for one hundred pieces of money. 20 Then he erected an altar there and called it rEl 7Elohe Israel.
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