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suuteyko ACC Mall 296 Joseph:serideth for his father. CHAP. XLVI. Jacob, is revided at the news. 2 And he wept aloud; and the Egyptians 22 To all of them he gave each man changes and the house of Pharaoh heard.

of raiment: but to Benjamin he gave three 3 And Joseph said unto his brethren, I am hundred pieces of silver, and five changes of Joseph; doth my father yet live? And his raiment. brethren could not answer him; 'for they 23 And to his father he gent after this manwere troubled at his presence.

ner; ten asses laden with the good things of 4 And Joseph said unto his brethren, Come Egypt, and ten she-asses laden with corn and near to me, I pray you: and they came near. bread and meat for his father by the way. And he said, Ian Joseph your brother, whom 24 So he sent his brethren away, and they ye sold into Egypt

departed : and he said unto them, See that a 5 Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry ye fall not out by the way.

with yourselves, that ye sold me hither: for 25 T And they went up out of Egypt, and God did send me before you to preserve life. came into the land of Canaan unto Jacob

6 For these two years lath the famine been their father, n in the land: and yet there are five years, in 26 And told him, saying, Joseph is yet alive,

the which there shall neither be earing nor and he is governor over all the land of Egypt. harvest.

And Jacob's heart fainted, for he believed 7 And God sent me before you, to preserve them not. 'you a posterity in the earth, and to save your 27 And they told him all the words of Jo. lives by a great deliverance.

seph, which he had said unto them: and 8 So now it was not you that sent me hither, when he saw the wagons which Joseph had but God :) and he hath made me a father to sent to carry him, the spirit of Jacob their

Pharaob and lord of all his house, and a father revived: 3 ruler throughout all the land of Egypt. 28 And Israel said, It is enough; Joseph

9 Haste ye, and go up to my father, and say my son is yet alive: I will go and see him unto him, Thus saith thy son Joseph, God before I die. hath made me lord of all Egypt; come down

CHAP. XLVI. unto me, tarry not:

1 Jacob is comforted by God at Beer-sheba. 5 10 And thou shalt dwell in the land of Go Thence he with his company goeth into Egypt. shen, and thou shalt be near unto me, thou, 8 The number of his family that went into and thy children, and thy children's children, Egypt. 28 Joseph meeteth Jacob. 31 He in

structeth his brethren how to answer to Phaand thy flocks, and thy herds, and all that

raoh. thou hast : . And there will I nourish thee, (for yet A D Israel tookalnis journey with all that thy household, and all that thou hast come offered sacrifices unto the God of his father to poverty.

Isaac. 12 And behold, your eyes see, and the eyes

2 And God spake unto Israel in the visions of my brother Benjamin, that it is my mouth of the night, and said, Jacob, Jacob! and he that speaketh unto you.

said, Here am I. 13 And ye shall tell my father of all my glory 3 And he said, I am God, the God of thy in Egypt, and of all that ye have seen: and ye father: fear not to go down into Egypt; for shall haste, and bring down my father hither. I will there make of thee a great nation':

14 And he fell upon his brother Benjamin’s , 4 I will go down with thee into Egypt; and neck, and wept; and Benjamin wept upon I will also surely bring thee up again: and his neck.

Joseph shall put his band upon thine eyes. ; 15 Moreover, he kissed all his brethren, and 5 And Jacob rose up from Beer-sheba: and

wept upon them: and after that his brethren the sons of Israel carried Jacob their father, talked with him.

and their little ones, and their wives, in the 16 | And the fame thereof was heard in wagons which Pharaoh had sent to carry him. Pharaoh's house, saying, Joseph's brethren 6 And they took their cattle, and their goods are come: and it pleased Pharaoh well, and which they had gotten in the land of Canaan, his servants.

and came into Egypt, Jacob, and all his seed 17 And Pliaraoh said unto Joseph, Say unto with him; thy brethren, This do ye; lade your beasts, 7 His sons, and his sons' sons with him, his and go, get you unto the land of Canaan ; daughters, and his sons' daughters, and all 18 Ånd take your father, and your house- his seed brought he with him into Égypt. holds, and come unto me: and I will give 89 And these are the names of the children you the good of the land of Egypt, and ye of Israel, which came into Egypt, Jacob and shall eat the fat of the land.

his sons: Reuben, Jacob's first-born. 19 Now throu art commanded, this do ye; 9 And the sons of Reuben; Hanoch, and take you wagons out of the land of Egypt Phallu, and Hezron, and Carmi. for your little ones, and for your wives, and 10 s And the sons of Simeon; Jemuel, and bring your father, and come.

Jamin, and Ohad, and Jachin, and Zohar, 20 Ålso regard not your stuff: for the good and Shaul the son of a Canaanitish woman. of all the land of Egypt.is yours.

11 [ And the sons of Levi; Gershon, Kos 91 And the children of Israel did so: and hath, and Merari.

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Joseph meetoth Jacob.

GENESIS Jacob introduced to Pharaoh. the sons of Pharez were Ilezron, and Ilamul. 34 That ye shall say, Thy servants' trade 13 9 And the sons of Issachar; Tola, and hath been about cattle from our youth even Phuvah, and Job, and Shimron.

until now, both we, and also our fathers: 149 And the sons of Zebulun; Sered, and that ye inay dwell in the land of Goshen; for Elon, and Jahleel.

every shepherd is an abomination unto the 15 These be the sons of Leah, which she Egyptians. bare unto Jacob in Padan-arar, with his

CHLAP. XLVII. daughter Dinal: all the souls of his son: 1.Joseph presentath fire of his brethren, 7 and and his daughters were thirty and three. his futher, before Pharaoh. 11 He giveth them 16 1 And the sons of Gail; Zipliion, and

habitution and maintenance. 13 Ile gettcth all Ilaggi, Shuni, and Ezbon, Eri, and Arodi,

the Eguptiuns' money, 16 their cattle, 18their and Areli.

lunes to Pharaoh. The pricsts' land was

not bought. 23 IIe lettrth the land to them for 17 | And the sons of Asher; Jimnah, and a fifth part. Jacob's age. 29 He sweareth Ishuah, and Isui, and Beriah, and Serah Joseph to bury him with his fathers. their sistemi al And the sons of Berialı; Ile- Total camerand told Plearach,

18 These are the sons of Zilpah, whom and their flocks, and their herds, and all Laban gave to Leah his daughter: and these that they have, are come out of the land of she bare unto Jacob, eren sixteen souls. Canaan; and behold, they are in the land

19 The sons of Rachel, Jacob's wife; Jo- of Goshen. seph, and Benjamin.

2 And he took soine of his orethren, even 20 And unto Joseph in the land of Egypt tive men, and presented them unto Pharaohi. were born Manasseh and Ephraim, which 3 And Pharaoh said unto his brethren, Asenath the daughter of Poti-pherah priest What is your occupation? And they said of On bare unto him.

unto Pharaoh, Thy servants are shepherds, 21 | And the sons of Benjamin were Belah, both we, and also our fathers. and Becher, and Ashbel, Gera, and Naaman, 4 They said moreover unto Pharaoh, For Ehi, and Rosh, Muppim, and Huppim, and to sojourn in the land are we come: for thy Ard.

servants have no pasture for their flocks, for 22 These are the sons of Rachel, which the famine is sore in the land of Canaan : were born to Jacob; all the souls were four- now therefore, we pray thee, let thy servants

dwell in the land of Goshen. 23 And the sons of Dan; Ilushim. 5 And Pharaoh spake unto Joseph, saying, 24 And the sons of Naphtali; Jahzeel, and Thy father and thy brethren are come unto Guni, and Jezer, and Shillem.

thee: 25 These are the sons of Billah, which 6 The land of Egypt is before thee; in the Laban gave unto Rachel his daughter, and best of the land make thy father and brethren she bare these unto Jacob: all the souls to dwell, in the land of Goshen let them

dwell; and if thou knowest any men of ac26 All the souls that came with Jacob) into tivity among them, then make them rulers Egypt, which came out of his loins, besides over my catile. Jacob's sons' wives, all the souls were three 7 And Joseph brought in Jacob his father, score and six;

and set him before Pharaoh : and Jacob 27 And the sons of Joseph which were blessed Pharaoh. born him in Egypt, were two souls: all the 8 And Pharaoh said unto Jacob, lIow old souls of the house of Jacob, which came into art thou ? Egypt, were threescore and ten.

9 And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days 28 T And he sent Judah before him unto of the years of my pilgrimage are a hundred Joseph, to direct his face unto Goshen; and and thirty years: few and evil have the days they came into the land of Goshen.

of the years of my life been, and have not 29 And Joseph made ready his chariot, and attained unto the days of the years of the life went up to meet Israel his father to Goshen; of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage. and presented himself unto him: and he fell 10 And Jacob blessed Pharaoli, and went ou his neck, and wept on his neck a good out from before Pharaoh. while.

11 | And Joseph placed his father and his 30 And Israel said unto Joseph, Now let brethren, and gave them a possession in the me die, since I have seen thy face, because land of Egypt, in the best of the land, in the thou art yet alive.

land of Rameses,as Pharaol had commanded. 31 And Joseph said unto his brethren, and 12 And Joseph nourished his father, and unto his father's house, I will go up, and bis brethren, and all his father's household, shew Pharaoh, and say unto him, My bre- with bread according to their families. thren, and my father's house, which were 13 | And there was no bread in all the in the land of Canaan, are come unto me: land; for the famine was very sore, so that

32 And the men are shepherds, for their the land of Egypt, and all the land of Catrade hath been to feed cattle; and they naan, fainted by reason of the famine. have brought their focks, and their herds, 14 And Joseph gathered up all the money and all that they have.

that was found in the land of Egypt, and in 33 And it shall come to pass, when Pha- the land of Canaan, for the corn which they raoh shall call you, and shall say, What is bought: and Joseph brought the money mto your occupation ?

Pharaoh's house.

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Joseph's dealing if the famine. CHAP. XLVIII.

He risits his sick fue 15 And when money failed in the land of their burying-place. And he said, I w Egypt, and in the land of Canaan, all the as thou hast said. Egyptians came unto Joseph, and said, Give 31 And he said, Swear unto ine: an us bread: for why should we die in thy pre- sware unto him. And Israel bowed him sence for the money faileth.

upon the bed's head. 16 And Joseph said, Give your cattle; and

CHAP. XLVIII. I will give you for your cattle; if money fail. 1 Joseph with his sons visiteth his sick fa

17 And they brought their cattle unto Jo 2 Jacob strengtheneth himself to bless seph: and Joseph gave them bread in ec

3 He repeateth the promise. 5 He to change for horses, and for the flocks, and

Ephraim and Manasseh as his own.

telleth Joseph of his mother's grave. for the cattle of the herds, and for the asses; blesseth Ephraim and Manasseh. 17 He and he fed them with bread, for all their ferreth the younger before the elder. 2 cattle, for that year.

prophesieth their return to Canaan. 18 When that year was ended, they came A , unto him the second year, and said unto him, that one told Joseph, Behold, thy faWe will not hide it from my lord, how that is sick: and he took with him his two se our money is spent; my lord also hath our Manasseh and Ephraim. herds of cattle: there is not aught left in 2 | And one told Jacob, and said, Behthe sight of my lord, but our bodies and our thy son Joseph cometh unto thee: and Is. lands:

strengthened himself, and sat upon the 19 Wherefore shall we die before thine 3 And Jacob said unto Joseph, God eyes, both we and our land? buy us and our mighty appeared unto me at Luz in the la land for bread, and we and our land will be of Canaan, and blessed me, servants unto Pharaoh : and give us seed,

4 And said unto me, Behold, I will ma that we may live, and not die, that the land thee fruitful, and multiply thee, and I be not desolate.

make of thee a multitude of people; and 20 And Joseph bought all the land of Egypt give this land to thy seed after thee, for for Pharaoh; for the Egyptians sold every

everlasting possession. man his field, because the famine prevailed

5 And now, thy two sons, Ephraim a over them: so the land became Pharaoh's. Manasseh, which were born unto thee in

21 And as for the people, he removed them land of Egypt, before I came unto thee in to cities from one end of the borders of Egypt Egypt, are mine: as Reuben and Sime even to the other end thereof.

they shall be mine. 22 Only the land of the priests bought he

6 And thy issue, which thou begettest af not; for the priests had a portion assigned them, shall be thine, and shall be called af them of Pharaoh, and did eat their portion the name of their brethren in their inho which Pharaoh gave them; wherefore they tance. sold not their lands.

7 And as for me, when I came from Pada 23 Then Joseph said unto the people, Be- Rachel died by me in the land of Canaan, hold, I have bought you this day and your the way, when yet there was but a little w land for Pharaoh : lo, here is seed for you, to come unto Éplırath: and I buried h and ye shall sow the land.

there in the way of Ephrath, the same 24 And it shall come to pass in the increase, Beth-lehem. that ye shall give the fifth part unto Pha

8 And Israel beheld Joseph's sons, and sa raoh, and four parts shall be your own, for Who are these? seed of the field, and for your food, and for 9 And Joseph said unto his father, Th them of your households, and for food for are my sons, whom God hath given me your little ones.

this place. And he said, Bring them, I pra 25 And they said, Thou hast saved our lives; thee, unto me, and I will bless them. let us find grace in the sight of my lord, and 10 (Now the eyes of Israel were dim we will be Pharaoh's servants.

age, so that he could not see:) And 26 And Joseph made it a law over the land brought them near unto him; and he kiss of Egypt unto this day, that Pharaoh should them, and embraced them. have the fifth part; except the land of the 11 And Israel said unto Joseph, I lrad n priests only, which became not Pharaoh's. thought to see thy face: and lo, God ha

27 | And Israel dwelt in the land of Egypt, shewed me also thy seed. in the country of Goshen; and they had pos 12 And Joseph brought them out from bsessions therein; and grew, and multiplied tween his knees, and he bowed himself i exceedingly.

his face to the earth. 28 And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt, 13 And Joseph took them both, Ephraim seventeen years: go the whole age of Jacob his right hand toward Israel's left hand, ar was a hundred forty and seven years.

Manasseh in his left hand toward Israel 29 And the time drew nigh that Israel must right hand, and brought them near unto hin die: and he called his son Joseph, and said 14 And Israel stretched out his right han unto him, If now I have found grace in thy and laid it upon Ephraim's head, who we sight, put, I pray thee, thy hand under my the younger, and his left hand

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Mana thigh, and deal kindly and truly with me; seh's head, guiding his hands wittingly; f hurr me not. I pray thee in Egynt:

Manasseh was the first-born.

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Jacob blesseth Joseph's sons. GENESIS. The blessing of Jacob's sons. did walk, the God which fed me all my life, nor a lawgiver from between his feet, until long unto this day,

Shiloh come: and unto him shall the gather16 The Angel which redeemed me from all ing of the people be. evil, bless the lads; and let iny name be 11 Binding his foal unto the vine, and his named on them, and the name of my fathers ass's colt unto the choice vine; he washed Abrahain and Isaac: and let them grow into his garments in wine, and his clothes in the a multitude in the inidst of the earth.

blood of grapes: 17 And when Joseph saw that his father 1:2 His eyes shall be red with wine, and his laid his right hand upon the head of Ephraim, teeth white with milk. it displeased him: and he held up his father's | 13 Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of hand, w remove it froni Ephraim's head unto the sea; and he shall be for a haven of ships; Alanasseh's head.

and his border shall be unto Zidon. 18 And Joseph said unto his father, Not so, 1.19 Issachar is a strong ass, couching down my father : for this is the first-born; put thy between two burdens : right hand upon his head.

15 And he saw that rest was good, and 19 And his father refused, and said, I know the land that it was pleasant; and bowed it, my son, I know it: he also shall become his shoulder to bear, and became a servant a people, and he also shall be great: but unto tribute. truly his younger brother shall be greater 16 9 Dan shall judge his people, as one of than he, and his seed shall become a multi- the tribes of Israel. tude of nations.

17 Dan shall be a serpent by the way, an 20 And he blessed them that day, saying, In adder in the path, that hiteth the horse-lieels, theeshall Israel bless, saying, God make thee so that his rider shall fall backward. as Ephraim and as Manasseh: and he set 18 I have waited for thy salvation, O LORD! Ephraiın before Manasseh.

19 © Gad, a troop shall overcome him: but 21 And Israel said unto Joseph, Behold, I he shall overcome at the last. die; but God shall be with you, and bring 20 f Out of Asher his bread shall be fat, you again unto the land of your fathers. and he shall yield royal dainties.

2 Moreover I have given to thee one por 21 | Naphtali is a hind let loose: he giveth tion above thy brethren, which I took out of goodly words. the hand of the Ainorite with my sword and 224 Joseph is a fruitful bough, even a with my bow.

fruitful bough by a well, whose branches run

1 CHAP. XLIX.

over the wall: 1 Jacob calleth his sons to bless them. 3 Their 23 The archers have sorely grieved him,

blessing in particular. 29 He chargeth them and shot at him, and hated him: about his burial. 33 He dieth.

24 But his bow abode in strength, and the A

ND Jacob called unto his sons, and said, arms of his hands were made strong by

Gather yourselves together, that I may the hands of the mighty God of Jacob'; tell you thut which shall befall you in the last (from thence is the Shepherd, the Stone or days.

Ísrael:) 2 Gather yourselves together, and hear, ye 25 Eren by the God of thy father, who shall sons of Jacob; and hearken unto Israel your help thee, and by the Almighty, who shall father.

bless thee with blessings of heaven above, 3 Reuben, thou art my first-born, my blessings of the deep that lieth under, blessmight, and the beginning of my strength, the ings of the breasts and of the womb: excellency of dignity, and the excellency of 26 The blessings of thy father have prevailpower:

ed above the blessings of my progenitors 4 Unstable as water, thou shalt not excel; unto the utınost bound of the everlasting because thou wentest up to thy father's bed; hills; they shall be on the head of Joseph, then defiledst thou it: he went up to my and on the crown of the head of him that couch.

was separate from his brethren. 59 Simeon and Levi are brethren; instru-| 27 | Benjamin shall raven as a wolf; in the ments of cruelty are in their habitations. morning he shall devour the prey, and at night

60 my soul, come not thou into their se- he shall divide the spoil. cret; unto their assembly, mine honour, be 28 | All these are the twelve tribes of Isnot thou united! for in their anger they slew rael : and this is it that their father spake a man, and in their self-will they digged unto them, and blessed them: every one ac down a wall.

cording to his blessing he blessed them. 7 Cursed be their anger, for it was fierce: 29 And he charged them, and said unto and their wrath, for it was cruel: I will divide them, I am to be gathered unto my people : them in Jacob, and scatter them in Israel. bury me with my fathers in the cave that is in

8 Judah, thou art he whom thy brethren the field of Ephron the Hitlite, shall praise; thy hand shall be in the neck 30 In the cave that is in the field of Machof thine enemies; thy father's children shall pelah, which is before Mamre, in the land of bow down before thee.

Canaan,

which Abraham bought with the 9 Judah is a lion's whelp; from the prey, field of Ephron the Hittite, for a possession my son, thou art gone up: he stooped down, of a burying-place. he couched as a lion, and as an old lion: 31 (There they buried Abraham and Sarah who shall rouse him up?

his wife; there they buried Isaac and Re10 The sceptre shall not depart from Judah, bekah his wife; and there I buried Leah.)

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Jacob's death and funeral.

CHAP. L.

Joseph's age and death. 32 The purchase of the field and of the it was called Abel-mizraim, which is beyond cave that is therein, was from the children Jordan. of Heth.

12 And his sons did unto him according as 33 And when Jacob had made an end of he commanded them : commanding his song, he gathered up his 13 For his sons carried him into the land of feet into the bed, and yielded up the ghost, Canaan, and buried him in the care of the and was gathered unto his people. field of Machpelah, which Abraham bought CHAP. L.

with the field for a possession of a burying. 1 The mourning for Jacob. 4 Joseph getteth leare place of Ephron the Hittite, before Mamre.

of Pharaoh to go to bury him. 7 The funeral, 15 Joseph comforteth his brethren, who craved and his brethren, and all that went up with

14 | And Joseph returned into Egypt, he his pardon. 22 His age. 23 He seeth the third him to bury his father, after he had buried generation of his sons. 24 He prophesicth unto his brethren of their return. 25 He taketh an

his father. oath of them for his bones. 26 He dieth, and is 15 | And when Joseph's brethren saw that chested,

their father was dead, they said, Joseplı will ND Joseph fell upon his father's face, peradventure hate us, and will certainly

requite us all the evil which we did unto 2 And Joseph commanded his servants the him. physicians to embalm his father: and the 16 And they sent a messenger unto Joseph, physicians embalmed Israel.

saying, Thy father did command before 'lie 3 And forty days were fulfilled for him; for died, saying, so are fulfilled the days of those which are 17 So shall ye say unto Joseph, Forgive, I embalmed: and the Egyptians mourned for pray thee now, the trespass of thy brethren, him threescore and ten days.

and their sin; for they did unto thee evil: 4 And when the days of his mourning were and now, we pray thee, forgive the trespass past, Joseph spake unto the house of Pha of the servants of the God of thy father. And raoh saying, If now I have found grace in Joseph wept when they spake unto him. your eyes, speak, I pray you, in the ears of 18 Ånd his brethren also went and fell down Pharaoh, saying,

before his face: and they said, Behold, we 5 My father made me swear saying, Lo, I be thy servants. die: in my grave which I have digged for me 19 And Joseph said unto them, Fear not; in the land of Canaan, there shalt thou bury for am I in the place of God? me. Now therefore let me go up, I pray thec, 20 But as for you, ye thought evil against and bury my father, and I will come again. me; but God meant it unto good, to bring 6 And Pharaoh said, Go up, and bury thy to pass, as it is this day, to save much people father, according as he made thee swear. alive.

7 And Joseph went up to bury his father: 21 Now therefore fear ye not: I will nou. and with him went up all the servants of Pha- rish you, and your little ones. And he comraoh, the elders of his house, and all the el-forted them, and spake kindly unto them. ders of the land of Egypt,

22 And Joseph dwelt in Egypt, he, and his 8 And all the house of Joseph, and his bre- father's house: and Joseph lived a hundred thren, and his father's house: only their lit- and ten years. tle ones, and their flocks, and their herds, 23 And Joseph saw Ephraim's children of they left in the land of Goshen.

the third generation: the children also of 9 And there went up with him both cha- Machir, the son of Manasseh, were brought riots and horsemen: and it was a very great up upon Joseph's knees. company.

24 And Joseph said unto his brethren, I 10 And they came to the threshing-floor of die; and God will surely visit you, and bring Atad, which is beyond Jordan, and there you out of this land, unto the land which he they mourned with a great and very sore la- sware to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob. mentation: and he made a mourning for his 25 And Joseph took an oath of the children father seven days.

of Israel, saying, God will surely visit you, 11 And when the inhabitants of the land, and ye shall carry up my bones from hence. the Canaanites, saw the mourning in the floor 26 Ý So Joseph died, being a hundred and of Atad, they said, This is a grievous mourn- ten years old : and they embalmed him, and ing to the Egyptians: wherefore the name of he was put in a coffin in Egypt.

| The Second Book of Moses, called EXODUS. CHAP. I.

4 Dan, and Naphtali, Gad, and Asher. I The children of Israel, after Joseph's death,

5 And all the souls that came out of the do multiply. 8 The more they are oppressed by loins of Jacob were seventy souls: for Joa new king, the more they multiply. 15 The seph was in Egypt already. godliness of the midwives, in saving the men 6 And Joseph died, and all his brethren, Children alive. 22 Pharaoh commandeth the and all that generation. male children to be cast into the river.

7 And the children of Israel were fruitful, TOW these are the names of the children and increased abundantly, and multiplied,

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