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The Dukes of Edonn. mas; B. C. 1716. land of Temani reigned in his slead. of
35 And Husham died, and Halad the
son of Bedad, who smote Midian in the
the name of his city was Avith.
37 And Samlah died, and Saul of Rebo-
38 And Saul died, and Baal-haran the a Sa.15.2.
son of Achbor reigned in his stead. h:
39 And Baal-hanan the son of Actor u's 2 1Ch. 1.50. died, and 2 Hadar reigned in his stal: Hadad
Pai. and the name of his city was Pau; and his 02. After his
wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter rer death was of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab. to an aristo
40 And these arc the names of the duša cracy, that came of Esau, according to their las of b Ex. 15.15.
milies, after their places, by their names In 3 or, diah. duke Timnah,duke 3Alvab,duke Jetbeth ar,
41 Du. Aholibamah, du. Elah, du. Pines,
42 Du. Kenaz, du. Teman, dul Mihaar, ke
43 Du. Magdiel, duke Iram: these be the
dukes of Edom, according to their lab ese
itations in the land of their possession: Edom.
he is Esau, the father of the Edomits
A in his father was c a stranger, it
2 These are the generations of Jacob
Joseph being seventeen years old, wa 28.4. feeding the flock with his brethre; and
36.7. the lad was with the sons of Bilhah, and es He.11.9-16. with the sons of Zilpah, his father's wines d 1Sa.2.22-24. devil report.
and Joseph brought unto his father theit is 1Cor.1 11.
3 Now İsrael loved Joseph more than a 5.1. his children, because he was the son of
11.18. his old age: and he made him a cotel
father loved him more than all his breth
speak peaceably unto him.
5 And Joseph dreamed a dream, and a. Eze.16.16. he told it his brethren: and they had
him yet the more.
8 And he said unto them, Hear, I pray 69.4.
you, this dream which I have dreamed:
sheaves stood around about, and make
S And his brethren said unto hin, Shalt
100r,Amram dreams, and for his words. 1.
9 And he dreamed yet another drea, 11 or, Jakan. and told it his brethren, and said, Behold,
I have dreamed a dream more; and, be
The History of Joseph.
35 And all his sons and all his daughter thren, and well with the flocks; and bring 1 see the
a rose up to comfort him; but he refuse
to be comforted: and he said, For I wil me word again. So he sent him out of the peace of thy go down into the grave unto my se vale of b Hebron,and he came to Shechem.) brethren, &c. mourning. Thus his father wept for 15 And a certain man found him, and, a 2Sa. 12.17.
him. behold, he was wandering in the field : b c.35.27.
36 And the Midianites sold him int and the man asked him, saying, What seekest thou?
Egypt,unto Potiphar, an 2 officer of Pha
c Ju.4.22. 16 And he said, I seek my brethren : 26.6.19.
raoh's, and 3 captain of the guard.
ND it came to pass at that time, tha
AN 17 And the man said, They are depart. slaughter
2 chief of the A Judah went down from his brethre ed hence; for I heard them say, Let us
and turned in to a certain Adullamit go to Dothan. And Joseph went after his ecutioners.
men or ex- whose name was Hirah. brethren, and found them in e Dothan.
2 And Judah saw there a daughter 18 And when they saw him afar off, even
3 or, chief a certain Canaanite, whose name wc
marshal. before he came near unto them, they con- e 2K.6.13.
Shuah; and he took her, and went
3 And she conceived, and bare a sor 37.12,32. and he called his name Er.
94.21. 4 And she conceived again, and bare ho Come now, therefore, and let us slay Mat.21.38. son ; and she
called his name Onan. him, g and cast him into some pit; and
27.1. we will say, Some evil beast hath devour Jno.11.53.
5 And she yet again conceived, and ba ed him: and we shall see what will be. Ac.23.12.
a son; and called his name Shelah : a.
he was at Chezib, when she bare him. 4 master of
6 And Judah took a wife for Er his fir 21 And Reuben heard it, and he de- dreams. livered him out of their hands; and said, g Pr. 1.11,16.
born, whose name was Tamar.
7 And Er, Judah's first-born, was wick
27.4. 22. And Reuben said unto them, Shed no 1 c.42.22.
in the sight of the LORD ; I and the Los
8 And Judah said unto Onan, Go in ur him; that he might rid him out of their k ver. 3.
m thy brother's wife, and marry he hands, to deliver him to his father again. i 1Ch.2.3.
and raise up seed to thy brother.
9 And Onan knew that the seed shou 23 And it came to pass, when Joseph m De.25.5.
not be his : and it came to pass, when stripped Joseph i out of his coat, his coat n Ps.35.7.
Mat.22,24. went in unto his brother's wife, that of many colours k that was on him : La.4.20.
spilled it on the ground, lest 'that 24 And they took him, and cast him into o Pr.30.20.
should give seed to his brother.
10 And the thing which he did 6
Am.6.6. pleased the LORD : wherefore he sl 25 And they sat down to eat o bread : Je.8.22.
9 ver.28,36. him also.
11 Then said Judah to Tamar his dau and they lined up their eyes and looked, 6 was cvil in ter-in-law, Remain a widow at thy and, behold, a company of Ishmeelites the eyes of
ther's house, till Shelah my son be grov bearing spicery and'r balm and myrrh, s c.4.10.
the Lord. for he said, Lest peradventure be die =
as his brethren did. And Tamar w 26 And Judah said unto his brethren, - the days
Job 16.18. and dwelt in her father's house.
12 And 7 in process of time the dau
ter of Shuah, Judah 's wife, died; and 27 Come, and let us sell him to the Ish-t isa.16.17.
dah was comforted, and went up unto meelites, and let not our hand t be upon 29a.12.9.
sheep-shearers to Timnath, he and him; for he is our brother, and our flesh: 8 hearkened.
friend Hirah the Adullamite.
13 And it was told Tamar, saying, 28 Then there passed by Midianites, v u Ps.105.17.
v Ju.6.3. hold, thy father-in-law goeth up merchantmen; and they drew and lifted Zec.11.12.
Timnath to shear his sheep. up Joseph out of the pit, and sold u Joseph Mat.27.9.
14 And she put her widow's garm
off from her, and covered her with a ter: and they brought Joseph into Egypt. Jos.15.10.
Ac.7.9. and wrapped herself, and sat in 9 an 29 And Reuben returned unto the pit; Ju.14.1.
place, which is by the way to Timn
for she saw that Shelah was grown, and behold, Joseph was not in the pit : 9 the door of she was not given unto him to wife. 30 And he returned unto his brethren, Enájim.
eyes, or of 15 When Judah saw her, he thrugh and said, The child a is not; and I, whi-y Nu.14.6.
to be an barlot; because she had cov
her face. 31 And they took Joseph's coat, b and Job 1.20.
Ju.11.35. 16 And he turned unto her by the
and said, Go to, I pray thee, let me
Joel 2.13. in unto thee; (for he knew not tha 32 And they sent the coat of many co-a c.42.13,36. What wilt thou give me, that thou m
z Pr.7.12. was his daughter-in-law.) And she and said, This have we found : know now b ver.23.
Je.31.15. come in unto me?
17 And he said, I will send thee 10 33 And he knew it, and said, It is my 10 a kid of
c c.44.28. from the flock. And she said, Wilt
give me a pledge, till thou send it ? him: Joseph is without doubt rent in d 2K.19.1.
19 And he said, What pledge s
give thee? And she said, Thy signet, 34 And Jacob rent his clothes, and put Is.32.11.
Est.4.1, thy bracelets, and thy staff that is in Hackcloth d upon his loins, and mourned Jon.3.5.
hand : And he gave it her, and can unto her; and she conceived by him
19 And she arose, and went awa
hold, the sun, and the moon, and the
46.29. 10 And he told it to his father and to his
brethren: and his father rebuked lvin,
er and thy brethren indeed come to bow
Jo Ac.7.9. his father y observed the saying,
13 And Israel said unto Joseph, Do pol
thy brethren feed the flock in Shechem . 1Sa.17.19. come, and I will g send thee unto tires
And he said to him, Here am ).
Birth of Pharez and Zarah.
The History of Joseph. laid by her veil from her, and put on the B. C. 1729. that his master's wife cast her eyes cupon garments li of her widowhood.
Joseph; and she said, Liec with me. 20 And Judah sent the kid by the hard a Job 31.1. & But he refused, dand said unto his masof his friend the Adullamite, to receive Ps.119.37. ter's wife, Behold, my master wotteth not his pledge from the woman's hand; but b 2Sa.14.10. what is with me in the house, and he hath be found her not.
c2Sa. 13.11. committed all that he hath to my hand; 21 Then he asked the men of that place, d Pr.1.10. 9 There is none greater in this house Elying, Wherc is the harlot, that was 1 or, in than 1; neither hath he kept back any cpenly 1 by the way-side ? And they said, Enajim. thing from me but thee, because thou art There was no harlot in this place. e Le.20.10. his wife: how then can I do this great 22 And he returned to Judah, and said, Pr.6.29,32. wickedness, c and sin f against God? I cannot find her; and also the men of f 2Sa.11.13. 10 And it came to pass, as she spake to the place said, that there was no harlot Ps.51.4. Joseph day by day,h that he hearkened not in this place.
Se.28.16. unto her, to lie by ber, or to be with her. 23 And Judah said, Let her take it to 2 become a 11 And it came to pass about this time, her, lest we be 2 shamed: g behold, I sent contempt. that Joseph went into the house to do his this kid, and thou hast not found her. & Pr.6.33.Ro. business: and there was none of the men
24 And it came to pass about three 6.21. Ep.5.12. of the house there within. months after, that it was told Judah, say. h Pr.22.14. 12 And she caught him i by his garment, ing, Tamar, thy daughter-in-law haih 23.27. saying, Lie with me: and he left his played the harlot'; k and also, behold, she i Pr.7.13.
garment in her hand, and fled, 1 and got is with child by whoredom: And Judah k Ju.19.2.
him out. said, Bring her forth, and let her be Hos.3.3.
13 And it came to pass, when she saw burnt. m
1 Ec.7.26. that he had left his garment in her hand, 25 When she was brought forth, she sent|m Le.21.9. and was fled forth, to her father-in-law, saying, By the man De.22.21. 14 That she called unto the men of her whose these are, am I with child: and she 25a12.5.
house, and spake unto them, saying, See, said, Discern, n I pray thee, whose are n c.37.32. he hath brought in an Hebrew unto listo these, the signet, and bracelets, o and staff. o v.18.
mock p us: he came in unto me to lie 26 And Judah acknowledged them, and p Eze.22.5. with me, and I cried with a 3 loud voice: said, She hath been more q righteous than 3 great. 15 And it came to pass, when he heard I; because that I gave her not to r Shelah q 1Sa.24.17. that I lifted up my voice and cried, tha my son. And he knew her again no v.14.
he left his garment with me, and filed
s Job34.31,82. and got him out. 27 And it came to pass in the time of Ra.13.12. 16 And she laid up his garment by her her travail, that, behold, twins were in Tit.2.11,12. until his lord came home. her womb.
17 And she spake unto him t according 28 And it came to pass, when she tra 37.14. 120.3. to these words, saying, The Hebrew ser vailed, that the one put 'out his hand : Pr.12.19.
vant, which thou hast brought unto us, and the midwife took and bound upon his 4 or, where- came in unto me to mock me: hand a scarlet thread, saying, This came fore hast 18 And it came to pass, as I lifted up my out first.
thou made voice, and cried, that he left his garment 29 And it came to pass, as he drew back this breach with me, and tied out. his hand, that, behold, his brother came against
19 And it came to pass, when his master out: and she said, 4 How hast thou thee? heard the words of his wife, which she broken forth? this breach de upon thee: 5 i.e.a breach. spake unto him, saying, After this man. therefore his name was called 5 Pharez.v v Nu.26.20. ner did thy servant to me, that his
30 And afterward came out his brother, 1Ch.2.4. wrath u was kindled. that had the scarlet thread upon his hand: Mat.1.3. 20 And Joseph's master took him, and and his name was called Zarah. u Pr.6.34,35. put him into the w prison, a place where CHAP, XXXIX.
the king's prisoners were bound : and he
was there in the prison. Egypt; and Potiphar, z an officer of Ps.105.18. 21 But the Lond was with Joseph, and Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyp-16 extended
showed 6 him mercy, & gave him afavour tian, bought him of the hands of the Ish. kindness in the sight of the keeper of the prison, meelites, which had brought him down unio him. 22 And the keeper of the prison conthither.
mitted to Joseph's hand all the prisoners 2 And the LORD was with a Joseph, and Ps. 106.46. that were in the prison; and whatsoever he was a prosperous man, and he was in Pr.16.7. Da. they did there, he was the doer of it. the house of his master the Egyptian. 1.9.Ac.7,10. 23 The keeper of the prison locked not 3 And his master saw that the LORD was y v.2,3. to any thing that was under his hand; with him, and that the LORD made all z c.37.36. because the LORD way with him, and that he did to prosper t in his hand. Ps. 105.17. that which he did, the LORD y made it 4 And Joseph found grace c in his sight, (alSa.16.18.
to prosper. and he served him; and be made nim
CHAP. XL. overseer d over his house, and all that Ac.7.9. he had he put into his hand.
b Jos.1.7,8. that the butler f of the king of Egypt 5 And it came to pass from the time iCh.22.13. and his baker had offended their lord the that he had made him overseer in his Ps.1.3. king of Egypt. house, and over all that he had, that the c v.21. 2 Alid Pharaoh was wroth g against two LORD blessed the Egyptian's house e for Sa.16.22.
of his officers, against the chief of the butJoseph's sake; and the blessing of the ld c.24.2. lers, and against the chief of the bakers. Load was upon all that he had, in the e c.30.27. 3 And he put them in ward in the house house, h and in the field.
If Ne.1.11. of the captain of the guard, into the pri6 And he left all that he had in Jo- g Pr.16.14. son, i the place where Joseph was sepit's hand ; and he knew not au ht he 19.19. bound. had, save the bread which he did eat. 'n De.28.3-6.
4 And the captain of the guard charged And Joseph was a goodly k person, and i c.39.20,23. Joseph with them, and he served them. well-favored.
k 19a.16.12. and they continued a season in ward. 7 And it came to pass after these things, 17.42. | 5 And they dreamed a dream both of
God? tell me them, I pray you.
behold, a vine vias before me ;
thereof brought forth ripe grapes:
into Pharaoh's cup, and I gave the cup
are three days:
The History of Tarthe
Joseph; and she said, Lie c with me. and a Job 31.1. & But he refused, d and said unto his mas ive Fs.119.37.ter's wife, Behold, my master wotteth next but b28a.14.10. what is with me in the house, and he hath
C 243.13.11. committed all that he hath to my hand; ce, d Pr.1.10.
9 There is none greater in this house
his wife : how then con I do this year
Joseph day by day,h that he hearkereist
& Pr.6.33.Ro. business; and there wus vore of the man
garment in her hand, and fled, 1 and get
him out. be Hos.3.3.
13 And it came to pass, when she 9
and was tied forth,
house, and spake unto them, saying, Say
mock p us: he came in unto me to nd p Eze.22.6.
with me, and I cried with a 3 loud rice 29 Teat.
15 And it came to pass, when he heard
he left his garment with me, and fel
16 And she laid up his gument to be
Ex.23.1.Bs. 17 And she spake unto him t according
vant, which thou hast brought unts
18 And it came to pass, as I lifted up !
e against 19 And it came to pass, when his master ou thee?
heari the words of his wife, which se eu: 5 i.e.a breach. spake unto him, saying, After this ? 2.00 Nu.26.20. ner did thy servant to me, that he 7,/ ICh.2.4.
wrath u was kindled. d: Mat.1.3.
20 And Joseph's master took him, and
the king's prisoners were bound: 2uide
with Joseph, and
in the sight of the keeper of the priso unto him.
22 And the keeper of the prison actie 2 Ex.12.36. mitted to Joseph's hand all the prison
Ps. 106.46. that were in the prison; and whatscerer in Pr.16.7. D. they did there, he was the doer of it.
1.9.Ac.7.10. 23 The keeper of the prison locked not 110.3.36. because the LORD was with hita, and
Ps.105.17. that which he did, the Lord y made it alS1.16.IS.
to prosper. 18.14,28
CHAP. XL. 1 Ac.7.9.
Jos.1.7,S. that the butlery of the king of Egypt
Ch.22.13. and his baker lad oliended their lord tuse is Ps.1.3.
king of Egypt.
2 Åld Pharaoh was wroth a minst two P 1Sa.16.22. of his officers, against the chief of the bule ed c.24.2.
Pharaoh's butler and baker.
GENESIS, XLI. Pharaoh's dreams interpreted. hem, each man his dream a in one night, B. C. 1718. each man according to the interpretation
3 And, behold, seven other kine came
up after them out of the river, ill-faof his dream, the butler and the baker (Job33.15-17. voured and lean-fleshed; and stood by of the king of Egypt, which were bound b Da.4.5. in the prison.
the other kine upon the brink of the river. 1 fat.
4 And the ill-favoured and lean-fleshed 6 Ant Joseph came in unto them in the are your
kine did eat up the seven well-favoured
5 And he slept and dreamed the second
time : and, behold, seven ears of corr toere with him in the ward of his lord's e Da.2.11,28. came up upon one stalk, 1 rank and good house, saying, Wherefore 2 look ye so f Da.4.5,19.
6 And, behold, seven thin ears, and
7.23. 8.27. blasted with the east wind, sprung up 8 And they said unto him, We have g Ex.7.11. Is. after them. dreamed a dream, and there' is no d in- *29.14.Da.2.2. 7 And the seven thin ears devoured terpreter of it. And Joseph said unto h Ju.7.13.
seven rank and full ears. And Phar them, Do not interpretations belong e to i iCor.1.19.
awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.
j c.40.2. 9 And the chief butler told his dream to k c.40.5.
& And it came to pass in the morning Joseph, and said to him, In my dream, h 1 c.41.15.
that his spirit f was troubled ; and h
sent and called for all the magiciar 10 And in the vine were three branches : 3 or, reckon. and Pharaoh told them his
of Egypt, and all the wise men thereo and it was as though it budded, and her m 2K.25.27. blassomis shot forth; and the clusters Jer.52.31.
there was none that could interpret i the
unto Pharaoh. m And Fharaoh's cup was in my hand ; me with thee. raoh, saying, 1 do remember my fau
9 Then spake the chief butler unto Ph and took the grapes, and pressed them n 18.20.14,15. this day.
10 Phuraoh was wroth j with his se
Lu.23.42. 12 And Joseph said unto him, This is the 5 made him
vants, and put me in ward in the ca interpretation of it:k The three branches
tain of the guard's house Loth me a
the chief baker. 0 1S2.2.8.
11 And we dreamed a dream in o Toh 3 lift up thine head, m and restore p 1Sa. 24.11. cording to the interpretation of his drea 13,991 within three days shall Pha-Ps.105.20.
night, i & he; l we dreamed each man thee unto thy place: and thou shalt deliver Ps.59.3,4. Pharaoh's cup into his hand, after the for- Da.6.22.
12 And there was there with us a you mer manner when thou wast his butler. 19 Ps.25.14.
man, an Hebrew, servant to the captain 14 But 4 think on me when it shall be Da.5.16.
the guard; and we told him, and he in Trell with thee, and show kindness, n I 6 or, when
preted to us our dreams; to each n
according to his dream he did interpr a dream
preted to us, so it was; me he resto
thou canst 15 For indeed I was stolen away out of interpret it.
unto mine office, and him he hanged. the land of the Hebrews; and here also r.c.40.8.
14 Then Pharaoh sent and called have 1 dore nothing p that they should Da.2.30.
seph, and they 5 brougat aim hastily
of othe dungeon: And be shaved him 16 When the chief baker saw that the or, full
and changed his raiment, and can
unto Pharaoh. soph. I also was in my dream, and, behold, 8 meat of interpretation was good, he said unto Jo- of holes. 15 And Pharaoh said unto q Josep Thad three 1 white baskets on my head : Pharaoh,
have dreamed a dream, and there is 17 Ard in the uppermost basket there the work
that can interpret it: and I have h was of all manner of 8 bake-meats for of a baker, a dream to interpret it:
say of thee, that 6 thou canst understa Pharaoh; and the birds did eat them out or, cook.
16 And Joseph answered Pharaoh, 18 Ard Joseph answered and said, Thist ver. 13.
It is not in me: God shall give is the interpretation thereof: The three v ver.1.
raoh an answer of peace.
17 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, I 19 Yet within three t days shall Pha- thee, and
9 or, reckon dream, behold, I stood upon the ba
the river:v shall hang thee on a tree; and the birds office from the river seven kine, fat-fileshed and
18 And, berold, there came up 20 And it came to pass the thira day, u iSa.17.44.
favoured; and they fed in a meado which was Pharaoh's birth-day, that he 292.21.10.
19 And, behold, seven other kine
up after them, poor, and very ill-fa lifted 10 up the head of the chief butler Mar.6.21.
Mat.14.6. ed and lean-fleshed, such as I neve and of the chief baker anong his servants. 10 or, rock
in all the land of Egypt for badna
20 And the lean and the ill-fa oned,
kine did eat up the first seven fat kir to his butlership again; and he gave the 11 come to the 21 And when they had 11 eaten 2 Rut he hanged the chief baker; as parts of
up, it could not be known that the
eaten them; but they were still ill-f 23 Yet did not the chief butler remem-ly Ne. 2.1.
them. ed, as at the beginning. So I aw
22 And I saw in my dream, and, b 2 ver. 19.
seven ears came up in one stalk, f two full years, that Pharaoh b dreamit came to pass, at the end of " Ex:9.15,16
. *234 Ånd, behold, seven ears 19 wi
Am.6.6. thin, and blasted with the east 2. And, behold, there came up out of b Est.6.1.
12 or, small. sprung up after them : the river seven well-favoured kine, and Da.2.1.
And the thin ears devour fat-fleshed; and they fed in a meadow.cv.8.Da. 4.7. the c magicians; but there wa
of the unto Pharaoh, and bring me out
of this house:
pet me into the dungeon.
the basket upon my head.
baskets are three days :
to any thing that was under his hand;
made a feast unto all his servants: and
21 And he restored the chief butler un
Cup y into Pharaoh's hand:
Joseph bad interpreted z to them.
ed; and, behold, he stood by the river.
Ders, and against the chief of the bales
3 And he put them in ward in the house
sor, i the place where Joseph in
4 And the captain of the guari charged
and he served them. k 1Sa. 16.12. and they continued a season in ward. 17.42.
5 And they dreamed a dream both al
seven good ears. And I told th
The History of Joseph.
GENESIS, XLII. His brethren come into Egypt. that could declare it to me,
B. C. 1715. Egypt. And Joseph went out from the 25 And Joseph said unto Pharaoh, The
presence of Pharaoh, and went through dream of Pharaoh is one: God hath a Da.2.29,45. (out all the land of Egypt. showed Pharaoh what he is abouta to do. Re.4.1. 47 And in the seven plenteous years the
26 The seven good kine are seven years; b 2Ki.8.1. earth brought forth by handfuls. and the seven good ears are seven years : c c.22.17. 48 And he gathered up all the food of the the dream is one.
Ju.7.12. seven years, which were in the land of 27 And the seven thin and ill-favoured 1 Sa.13.5. Egypt, and laid up the food in the cities: kine, that came up after them, are seven Ps.78.27. the food of the field which was round years; and the seven empty ears, blasted d c.46.20. about every city laid he up in the same. with the east wind, shall be seven b years 48.5. 49 And Joseph gathered corn as the of famine.
e ver.47. sand of the sea, c very much, until he left 28 This is the thing which I have i or, prince. numbering: for it was without number. spoken unto Pharaoh: What Gou is 2 i. e. for- 50 And unto Joseph were born two song about to do, he showeth unto Pharaoh.
d before the years of famine came; which 29 Behold, there come seven e years f ver.54. Asenath, the daughter of Poti-pherah 1 of great plenty throughout all the land
c.47.13. priest of On, bare unto him. of Egypt:
3 i. e, fruit- 51 And Joseph called the name of the 30 And there shall arise after them seven ful. first-born 2 Manasseh: For God, said he, years of famine; f and all the plenty h c.49.22. hath made me forget all my toil, and all shall be forgotten in the land of Egypt'; 4 heavy. my father's house. and the famine shall consume g the land ! i c.37.7,9. 52 And the name of the second called 31 And the plenty
shall not be known in 5 or, prepared he 3 Ephraim : For God hath caused me the land by reason of that famine follow- of God. to be fruitful h in the land of my affliction. ing; for it shall be very 4 grievous. k Nu.23.19. 53 And the seven years of plenteousness 32 And for that the dream was doubled
Is.46.10. that was in the land of Egypt, were ended. unto Pharaoh twice; i it is because the 1 ver.30. 54 And the seven years of dearth began thing is 5 established by God, and God m Je.14.1,2. to come, according as Joseph had said: 2 will shortly bring it to pass. k
La.4.4. and the dearth was in all lands; but in 33 Now, therefore, let Pharaoh look out 6 or overseers. all the land of Egypt there was bread.
man discreet and wise, and set him n Pr.6.6,8. 55 And when all the land of Egypt was over the land of Egypt.
famished, m the people cried to Pharaoh, 3. Let Pharaoh do this, and let him ap- 7 all wherein for bread: and Pharaoh said unto all the point 6 officers over the land, and take
Egyptians, Go unto Joseph; what he up the fifth part of the land of Egypt in o c.42.6. saith to you, do. the seven plenteous years. n
47.14,24. 56 And the famine was over all the face 35 And let them gather all the food of 8 be not cut of the earth. And Joseph ? opened all those good years that come, and lay up off. the store-houses, and sold o unto the Egyp. corn under the hand of Pharaoh, and let p Ac.7.12. tians; and the famine waxed sore in the them keep food in the cities.
land of Egypt. 36 And that food shall be for store to the r Nu.27.18. 57 And all countries came into Egypt to and against the seven years of famine, Job32.8. Pr. Joseph for to buy corn; because that the which shall be in the land of Egypt; that 2.6. Da.4.8, famine was so sore in all lands. the land 8 perish not thrcugh the famine. 18. 5.11.
CHAP. XLII. 37 And the thing was good in the eyes s c.43.8. of Pharaoh, , and in the eyes of all his
TOW when p Jacob saw that there
Ps. 118.17. was corn in Egypt,Jacob said unto his servants.
t Ps.105.21. sons, Why do ye look one upon another? 38 And Pharaoh said unto his servants, 9 he armed, 2 And he said, Behold, I have heard Can we find such a one as this is ? a man
that there is corn in Egypt: get you down in whom r the spirit of God is ?
u ver.38. thither, and buy for us from thence; that 39 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, For- v Da.6.3. We may s live, and not die. asmuch as God hath shewed thee all this, Est.3.10. 3 And Joseph's ten brethren went down there is none so discreet and wise as 18.104.22.168. to buy corn in Egypt. thou art :
y c.41.41. 4 But Benjamin, Joseph's brother, Jacob 40 Thou shalt be over my house, t and io or, silk. sent not with his brethren: for he said, according unto thy word shall all my peo. z Da.5.7.29. Lest peradventure mischief u befall him. ple 9 be ruled only in the throne will I|11 or, tender 5 And the sons of Israel came to buy
father. corn among those that came : for the fa41° And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, See, 12 Abrech. mine was in the land of Canaan, I have set thee vover all the land of Egypt. a c.15.8,26. 6 And Joseph was the governor y over 42 And Pharaoh took off his ring x from Ac.7.10. the land, and he it was that sold to all the his hand, and put it upon Joseph's hand, 13hard things people of the land : and Joseph's brethren and arrayed him in vestures of 10 fine lin- with them. came, and bowed down themselves been, and put a gold chain z about his neck: 14 which in fore him with their faces to the earth.
43 And he made him to ride in the se- the Coptic 7 And Joseph saw his brethren, and he cond chariot which he had: and they cried signifies, a knew them, but made himself strange before him,11 12 Bow the knee: & he made revealer of unto them, and spake 13 roughly unto him ruler over all the land a of Egypt. secrets, or them; and he said unto them, Whence 44 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, I am the man
come ye? And they said, From the land Pharaoh, and without thee shall no man to whom of Canaan, to buy food. lift up his hand or foot in all the land of secrets are 8 And Joseph knew his brethren, but Egypt
revealed. they knew not him. 45 And Pharaoh called Joseph's name b c.37.5,9. 9 And Joseph remembered the dreams Zaphnath-paaneah ; 14 and he gave him 15 or, prince. which he dreamed b of them, and said to wife Asenath the daughter of Poti- c Ex.2.16. unto them, Ye are spies; to see the na. pherah, 15 priest c of On. And Joseph! 2Sa. 8.18. kedness of the land ye are come. went out over all the land of Egypt. d 1Sa.16.21. 10 And they said unto him, Nay, my
46 And Joseph was thirty years old Da.1.19. lord, but to buy food are thy servants when he stood before a Pharaoh king of Lu.21.36. come.
SIS, XLII. His brethren come into Egypt
presence of Pharaoh, and went through
47 And in the seven plenteous years the
the food of the field which was round
about every city laid he up in the same 5.5.
49 And Joseph gathered corn as the
Asenath, the daughter of Poti-pheno!
first-born 2 Manasseh: For God, said ty,
hath made me forget all my toil, and all
, were ended 30. 54 And the seven years of dearth beni -14.1,2. to come, according as Joseph had said:
and the dearth was in all lands; latin
Egyptians, Go unto Joseph; what be
the store-houses, and sold o unto the Egyp
land of Egypt. 27.18.
57 And all countries came into Egypte
because that the
TOW when p Jacob saw that there
sons, Why do ye look one upon another
2 And he said, Behold, I have heart
that there is corn in Egypt: get you dora 38.
thither, and buy for us from theace; that
we mays live, and not die.
Simoon kept for a pledge.
GENESIS, XLIII. Benjamın gccth to Egypr. 11 We are ali one man's sons: we are! B. C. 1706.
33 And the man, the lord o the coun true men; thy servants are not spies.
try, said unto us, Hereby shall i know 12 And he said unto them, Nay, but to
that ye are true men: leave one of your
brethren here with me, and take food
for the famine of your households, and
be gone; the land of Canaan; and, behold, the
34 And bring your youngest brother youngest is this day with our father, and b c.34.10.
unto me: then shall I know that we are one a is not.
no spies, but that ye are true nuen: $0 14 And Joseph said unto them, That c De.6.13.
will I deliver you your brother, and ye is it that I spake unto you, saying, Ye are 1Sa. 1.26.
shall traffic b in the land. spies:
17.55. 35 And it came to pass, as they emp. 15 Hereby ye shall be proved; By the Ja.5.12.
tied their sacks, that, behold, every man's
bundle of money was in his sack": d and
when both they and their father saw the
bundles of money, they were afraid. 16 Send one of you, and let him fetch : bound.
36 And Jacob their father said unto them, your brother, and ye shall be 1 kept in a gathered. prison, that your words may be proved, e c.43.14.
Me have ye bereaved e of my children : whether there be any truth in you:
or else, f 15a.27.1.
Joseph is not, and Simeon is not, and ye by the life of Pharaoh, surely ye are spies. Job 7.7.
will take Benjamin away: All these
things fare against me. 17 And ha 2 put them all together into Ec.7.18.
37 And Reuben spake unto his father,
Ro.S.28. 18 And Joseph said unto them the third g c.20 11.
saying, Slay my two sons, if I bring him day, This do, and live; for I fear g God.
not to thee: deliver him into my hand,
Le.25 43. and I will bring him to thee again. 19 Il ye te true men, let one of your Ne.5
15. brethren be bound in the house of your Lu.18.2,4.
38 And he said, My son shall not go
down with you; for his brother is h dead, prison : 9 ye, carry corn for the famine h c.37.33
and he is left alone : if mischief befall Oli ver.34. 20 But bring i your youngest brother c.43.5.
him by the way in the which ye go, then milo ne; so sball your words be verified,
shall ye bring down my gray hairs k with. and ye shall not die. And they did so.
44.23. sorrow to the grave. k c.44.29.
CHAP. XLIII. are verily guilty I concerning our brother,
16.17.18. 2 And it came to pass, when they had w boat we saw the anguish of his soul , Job 26.8,9. eaten up the corn
which they had when he besought us, and we would not
Hos.5.15. hear; n therefore is this distress come m c.41.54.
brought out of Egypt, their father said upon us.ee
unto them, Go again, buy us a little food!
La.5.10. 2. And Reuben answered them, say-n Pr.21.13.
3 And Judah spake unto him, saying ins, Spake I not unto you, o saying, Do
The man 3 did solemnly protest unto es, not sin against the child and ye would Je.34.17
24.11,12. saying, Ye shall not see my face, except
your brother be with you. with heard therefore, behold, also his Mat.7.2.
4 If thou wilt send our brother with us, 23 And they knew not that Joseph un protested.
we will go down and buy thee food : derstood them; for 4 he spake unto them o c.37.21.
5 But if thou wilt not send him, we will by an interpreter.
not go down for the man said unto us, 24 And he turned hiroself about from 1K.2.32.
Ye shall not see my face, except your
brother be with you.
6 And Israel said, Wherefore dealt ye Ps.9.11.
so ill with me, as to tell the man whether took from them Simeon, and bound him 4 ar inter
ye had yet a brother? 25 Then Joseph commanded to fill their between
preter was 7 And they said, The man 5 asked us backs with corn, and to restore every them.
straitly of our state, and of our kindred, man's money into his sack, and to give 5 asking
saying, Is your father yet alive? have ye them provision for the q way: and thus
another brother and we told him acasked us.
cording to the tenor of these words. 2 And they laded their asses with the Mat.5.44.
Could 7 we certainly know that he wouic corn, and departed thence.
say, Bring your brother down? 27. And as one of them opened his sack1 knowing
Ro.12.17,20. 8 And Jucah said unto Israel his father
Send the lad with me, and we will arise to give his ass provender in the inn, he could we
and go; that we may live, and not die in his sack's moth; for, behold, it was know? both we, and thou, and also our little ones 23 And he said his brethren, My
T c.44.11. 9 I will be surety s for him ; of my han en reis restored ; and, 10, tetig revenirs 4:3,4:12. 22. shaluinbothere, and set
him before thee Thy kack: and their heart failed 8 them,! Phil.18.19. then let me bear the blame for ever: another, What is this that God hath done 9 or, twice
now we had returned 9 this second time.
11 And their father Israel said unt ther unto the land of Canaan, and told 10 with us
them, If it must be so now, do this; tal
of the best fruits in the land in you
hard things. vessels, and carry down the man a pr spake 10 roughly t to us, and took us fort ver.7,12.
sent, v'a little balm, u and a little hone
spices and myrrh, nuts and almonds 31 And we said unto him, we are true V Pr.18.16.
12 And take double money in yo
hand : and the money that was broug 82 We be twelve brethren, sons of our u c.37.25.
again in the mouth of your sacks, car day with car father in the land of Canaan. 2 c.42.25.
was an oversight :
3 And Joseph's ten brethren weni dom
Joseph's brother, Jacob
corn among those that came : for the la
the land, and he it was that sold to all the
Coptic 7 And Joseph saw his brethren, and be
come ye? And they said, From the land
8 And Joseph knew his brethren, bet
9 And Joseph remembered the drame
unto them, Ye are spies; to see them .8.18. kedness of the land ye are come. .16.21. 10 And they said unto him, Nay, 1.19.
lord, but to buy food are thy serran 21.36. come.
it again in your handperadventure 13 Take also your brother, and arise,