Jacob, God’s Protected One

06 Jacob Protected oneMany people claim that Jacob was derived from the Hebrew word: Ya’aqov (Heel Grabber/Successor NOT deceiver). However it is actually theorized that Jacob is from the root word Ya’aqov’el which means May God Protect or God’s Protected One. This painting signifies that Jacob was protected by God.

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