"Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creäture: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new" (2 Corinthians 5:17).
You have heard the clichés, "What goes around comes around." And, "Do good and good will follow you." Like many of us, Jacob wrestled with his sordid past. All the white lies, scheming, and scandalizing came back to haunt him.