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Why did God tell Laban to be careful to speak to Jacob neither good nor bad? (Genesis 31:24)

Jacob fled from Laban. Laban then pursues Jacob; however, God speaks to Laban in a dream. We read in Genesis 31:24 NKJV 24 But God had come to Laban the Syrian in a dream by night, and said to him, “...
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How many stones was Jacob's pillow made of?

The KJV Version says in Genesis 28:11 "and he took of the stones of that place, and put them for his pillows, and lay down in that place to sleep." Jacob sleeps and and dreams. When he wakes ...
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Analyzing ( Jeremiah 29:8 ) rejection of other prophets prophecy by keeping Jeremiah 28 & Jeremiah 29 in context

@b-a 's answer in this related posting is quite good, and I just wanted to spawn out some more questions about it: Related Question Posting: https://hermeneutics.stackexchange.com/a/30584/19810 ...
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Did the Prophet Micaiah really see and hear the Lord and His host (1 Kgs. 22:20-21), and could any angel be a deceiving spirit (22:21)?

The prophet Micaiah related the Word of the Lord to kings Ahab and Jehoshaphat. Did he (Micaiah) really see the Lord and the host of heaven, or was this a vision?: 1 Kings 22:20-21: Micaiah said, “...
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Do spiritual beings come to people in a dream or are they projected into the mind's capability to imagine? [closed]

All passages in RSV (Revised Standard Version). But God came to Abim′elech in a dream by night, and said to him (...) Genesis 20:3 Then the angel of God said to me in the dream, ‘Jacob,’ and I said, ...
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