Bible: Genesis 30:14-24
30:14 At the time 1 of the wheat harvest Reuben went out and found some mandrake plants 2 in a field and brought them to his mother Leah. Rachel said to Leah, “Give me some of your son’s mandrakes.” 30:15 But Leah replied, 3 “Wasn’t it enough that you’ve taken away my husband? Would you take away my son’s mandrakes too?” “All right,” 4 Rachel said, “he may sleep 5 with you tonight in exchange for your son’s mandrakes.” 30:16 When Jacob came in from the fields that evening, Leah went out to meet him and said, “You must sleep 6 with me because I have paid for your services 7 with my son’s mandrakes.” So he had marital relations 8 with her that night. 30:17 God paid attention 9 to Leah; she became pregnant 10 and gave Jacob a son for the fifth time. 11 30:18 Then Leah said, “God has granted me a reward 12 because I gave my servant to my husband as a wife.” 13 So she named him Issachar. 14
30:19 Leah became pregnant again and gave Jacob a son for the sixth time. 15 30:20 Then Leah said, “God has given me a good gift. Now my husband will honor me because I have given him six sons.” So she named him Zebulun. 16
30:21 After that she gave birth to a daughter and named her Dinah.
30:22 Then God took note of 17 Rachel. He paid attention to her and enabled her to become pregnant. 18 30:23 She became pregnant 19 and gave birth to a son. Then she said, “God has taken away my shame.” 20 30:24 She named him Joseph, 21 saying, “May the