Jacob Stealing the Birthright (Discussion Questions)

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Read Genesis 27:1-45

  • Retell the story of Esau selling his birthright for some stew.
  • Was Esau really that hungry that he'd give up his birthright?
  • Do you think the birthright meant that much to him?
  • Why was the birthright so important to Jacob?
  • Was it fair for Jacob to do that to his brother?
  • What might Jacob have done differently?
  • What does this teach you about treating your brother(s) or sister(s)?