- In this sordid story, which appears the more honourable, Shechem and his father, or the sons of Jacob?
How contrary to 1 Pet. 2:12; 4:15! Cf. 1 Cor.10:12.
- What evidence is there that Jacob left everything to his sons, instead of taking action himself as the head of the family?
When he did finally rebuke them, about what was he chiefly concerned?
What considerations ought to have moved him to think, speak or cat differently?