Now these are the generations of Esau, who is Edom.
-- Gen. 36:1 (KJV)
This chapter deals with the lineage of Esau. In life, the decisions that you make will impact your future generations because your habits are passed down to your children and to your grandchildren. Your actions lead to the predisposition of the genetics of your heritage. Basically, if you are a douche, then your lineage will be filled with jerks. That's why there are so many idiots in the earth. From generation to generation, weird patterns continue to be emulated.
Numerical Analysis: The numerical pattern for this verse is 9,1,3,6. (9) Overturn evil for your generations to be blessed. (1) To follow God, know your identity. (3) To stay in the Spirit, know your identity. (6) To expose evil, know your identity.