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Examples of Aramaean
All this brings out, with as much clearness as could be desired, that sacrifice is a very ancient and quite universal mode of honouring the Deity, and that Israelite sacrifice is distinguished not by the manner in which, but by the being to whom, it is offered, in being offered to the God of Israel.
Noah, the father of all mankind, built the first altar after the Flood, and long before him Cain and Abel sacrificed in the same way as was usual in Palestine thousands of years afterwards.
And the Egyptians evil-entreated them and oppressed them, and laid upon them hard bondage.
Then called we upon ]ehovah the God of our fathers, and He heard our voice and looked on our affliction and our labour and our oppression.
Thus the contrast is distinctly prefigured, which at a later time appeared, between the rough Edom, sprung from the soil and having his roots in it, and smoother, more civilised Israel, which had more affinity with the great powers of the world.
Jacob, a pious, smooth man, stays at home beside the tents, and understands the value of things which his unsophisticated brother disregards.