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Foseph in Egypt :

Chap.xxxix. xl.

His imprisonment, in law) and she said, What wilt thou give me. fing of the LORD was upon all that he had in that thou maye come in unto me?

the house, and in the field. Heb.

17 And he said, I will fend thee ta kid from 6 And he left all that he had in Josephs did of

the Aock: and the faid, Wilt thou give me a hand: and he knew not ought he had!, fave the the goats. pledge till thou send it ?

bread which he did eat; and Joseph was a good
18 And he laid. What pledge shall I give thee? ly perfon, and

well-favoured.
And the faid. Thy fignet, and thy bracelets, Ź ? And it came to pass after these things
and thy staff that is in thine hand,

and he gave that his inasters wife cast her eyes upon Jofeph,
it her, and came in unto her, and ihe conceived and she said, Lie with me.
* Heb. + by him.

8 But he refused, and said unto his masters to him. 19 And she arosesand went away, and laid by wife, Behold, my master woteth not what is

her vail from her, and put on the garments of with me in the house, and he hath committed
her widowhood.

all that he hath to my hand.
20 And Judah sent the kid by the hand of his 9. Tbere is none greater in this house then I :
friend the Adullamite, to receive bis pledge neither hath he kept back any thing from me,
from the womans hand: but he found her not. but thee, because thou art his wife: how then can

21 Then he asked the men of that place, saying, I do this great wickedness,and fin against God? 101, in

Where is the harlot that was ll openly by the 10 And it came to pass, as she spake to Joseph tauijm.

way fide ? And they said. There was no harlut day by day, that he hearkened not unto her to lic
in this place.

by her, or to be with her.
22 And he returned to Judah,and said, I can 11 And it came to pass about this time, thao
not find her : and also the men of the place Fosepb went into the house to do his bufiness,
laid, Tbat there was no harlot in this place. and tbere was none of the men of the house there

33 Ani Judah laid, Let her take it to her, left within. + Heb.

we f be shamed: behold, I sent this kidsand thou Become : haft not found her,

12 And she caught him by his garment, saycoatem pe.

ing, Lie with me: and he left his garment in her
24 (And it came to pašsabont three moneths hand, and fled, and got him out.
after, that it was told Judah, saying, Tainar 13. And it came to pass when she saw that he had
thy daughter in law

hath played the harlot, and left his garment in her hand, and was fied forth
also behold, she is with child by whoredom: and 14. That she called unto the men of her houte,
Judah said, Bring her forthsand let her be burkt. and spake unto them, saying, See, he hath brought

25 When she was brought furth, the sent to her in an Hebrew unto us, to mock us : he came in
father in law, saying , By the man whole these unto me to lie with me, and I cried with a t loud Heb
are, am I with childe: and she said, Discern, voice.

great
pray thee, whose are these, the fignetsand brace 15 And it came to pass, when he heard that
Hets, and staff.

lifted up my voice and cried, that he left his gar-
26 And Judah acknowledged them, and said, ment with me, and Aed, and got him out.
She hath been more righteous then I : because 16 And she laid up his garment by her until
that I gave her not to Shelah my fon : and he his lord came home.
knew her again no more.

17 And the spake unto him according to
27 TAnd it came to pass in the time of her these words, saying, The Hebrew fervant which
travail, that behold, twins boere in her womb. thou haft brought unto us, came in unto me, to

28 And it came to pass when she travailed, that mock me.
the one put out bis hand, and the midwife took 18 And it came to pass, as I lift up my voice,

and bound upon his hand a scarlet threed, lay- and cried, that he left his garment with me, and
Wor,
wherefore ing, This came out first.

fied ont. 29 And it came to pass as he drew back his 19 And it came to pass, when his master heard made

ibis hand, that behold, his brother came our : and the words of his wife,which she spake unto him, breach

the faid, How haft thou bruken forth? this saying, After this manner did thy servant to me, againtr thee? breach be upon thee: therefore his name was that his wrath was kindled. That is, called y * Pharez.

20 And Josephs master took him, and put him a breach.

30 And afterwards came out his brother, that into the prison, a place where the kings prison1.1 Cbro. had the scarlet threed upon his hand, and his ers were bound and he was there in the prison. Mat.1.3. name was called Zarah.

21 [ But the LORD, was with Jofeph, and CHA P. XXXIX.

tshewed him mercy, and gave him favour in the + Heb. I forepb advanced in Potiphars bouje: 7 He refleth light of the keeper of the prison. bis mistresses temptation: 13 He is falfy accused: 22 And the keeper of the prison committed kindness 19He is caft in prison, 21 God is with bim there. to Josephs hand all the prisoners that were in the

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Potiphar an officer of Pharaoh , captain the duer of it.
of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the 23 The keeper of the prison looked not to
hand of the Ishmaelites, which had brought any thing tbat mas under his hand, because the
him down thither.

LORD was with him: and that which he did,
2 And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was the LORD made it to prosper.
a prosperous man , and he was in the house of

CHAP. XL.
his master the Egyptian.

I The butler and baker of Pharaob in prison. 4703. And his matter faw that the LORD DAS sepb bath charge of them: 5 He interpretech tbeir with him, and that the LORD made all that he dreams. 20 They come to pass according to bis did to prosper in his hand.

interpretation, 23 The ingratitude of the butler. 4 Joseph found grace in his fight and he

thingsthat boulesand all that he had he put into his hand. ker had oftended their lord the king of Egypt..

5 And it came to pass from the time that he 2 And Pharaoh was wroth against two of his
had made him

overseer in his house, and over officers, against the chief of the butlers, and
all that he had, that the LORD blesled the E- against the chief of the bakers,
gyptians house for Jofepbs lake ; all the blefa 3 And he put them in ward in the house of

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they years, that Pharaoh dreamed : and behold, years of O OT, tonunued areason in ward.

he itoud by the river.

dayesa year. 5. (And they dreamed a cream both of them, 2 And behold, there came up out of the river

each man his dream in one night, cach man ac- feven well-favoured kine, and tal-Plethed, and
cording to the interpretation of his dream, the they ted in a meadow.
butler and the baker of the king of Egypt, 3 And behold, leven other kine came up after
which were bound in the priton.

them out of the river, ill-favoured and lean
6 And Juliph came in unto ihem in the mor- teinet, and stood by the other kine upon the
ning, and lookeri upon them, and behold they brink of the river.
were fåd.

4 And the ill-favoured and lean-fleshed kine
7 And he asked Pharaohs officers that were diu eat up the leven well-tavourel and far kine:

with him in the ward of his lords houie, laying, 10 Pharaoh awuke, + Hebr. Wheretore + look ye ro ladly O cay?

5 Anu he fepi, and dreamed the second time: Are your 8 And they faic unio him, We have dreamed and behold, even ears of corn caine up upon und faccs vil

+ HS a dream, and there is 110 incerpreter of it. And italk, + rank and good

Jofeph faid un oth ni, Do not interpretations 6 And behold, teven thin ears, and blatea
belong to Goa ? tell nie them, I pray vou. with the east winde, prang up after them.

9 And the chief buller :old his dre:n to Jo 7. And the leven thin cars levoured the seven
feph,and taic un obim, In my drean, behoid, a rank and full ears: and Pharaoh awoice, and be
vine pras before me :

hold, it was a dream.
10 And in ihe vine nere three branches, and 8 And it came to pass in the morning, thay
it was as though it bucked,ar.d her blolioms not liis spirit was troubled, and he teni, ane called

forth and the cluliers thereof brought forth ripe for all the magicians of typt, and all the wife
grapes.

men thereof, and Pharaoh tokiukem his dream
11 And Pharaohs cup was in mine hand, and but tbere was none that could interpret them
I took the grapes and prefled them into Phara-unto Pharaoh.
ohs cup: and I gave the cup in:o Pharaohs hand. 99 Then Ipake the chief butler unto Phara

12 And Joffhlaid unto him, I his is the inter-oh, saying, I do remember my faults this day.
pretation of it: the three branches are three 10 Pharaoh was wroth wiih his fervants, and
dayes :

put me in ward in the captain of the guards * See

13 Yet within three dayes shall Pharaoh * lift house, borb me and the chiet baker.

up thine hea , and restore thee unto thy place, 11 And we dreamed a dreani in one night, I 25.27

and thou shalt deliver Pharachs cup into his and he, we dreamed each man according to the
band, after the former manner when thou want interpreta: jon of his dream.
his butler.

12 And there was there with us a young man, Hebr.

14. But tihink on me when it shall be well an Hebrew, tervant to the captain of the guard: with thee, and thew kindeness, I pray thee,unto and we told him, and he * inierpreted to us our

* Chay. thes. me, and make mention of me unto Pharaoh, and dreams, to each man according to his dream he 40:12,669 bring me out of this houte.

did in erpret.
15 For indeed I was stolen away out of the land 13 And it came to pass as he interpreted to
of the Hebrews : and here also have I done no- us, to it was ; me he restored unto mine office,
thing, that they should put me into the dunge- and him he hanged.

14.1* Then Pharaoh sent, and called Joseph, * pfal.
16 When the chief baker law that the inter- and iheyt brought him hastily out of the dun-:05:2e.
pretation was good, he said unto Jofeph, I alto geon: and he shaved himself, and changed his .. Hediya
was in my dream, and beholeh I bad three y white raiment, and came in unto Pharaoh.
baskets on my heart.

15 And Pharaoh said unto Julspk, I have hoies.

17 And in the uppermost basket there was of all dreamed a dream, and there is none that can in+ Hoby. manner of t bake-meats for Pharaoh, and the terpret it: and I have heard lay of thee, that

birds did eat them out of the basket upon my u thou canft understand a dream to interpret it. I OT, Ph reon, head.

16 And Jolephaniwered Pharaoh, layiny, It is in ben ihon of a bakery 18 And Joseph answered and said, This is the not in me: God thall give Pharaoh an anliver heated :

, interpretation thereot: the three baskets are of peace. #or, three dayes :

1.And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, In my dream, interpret Ticken 19 Yet within three clayes shall Pharaoh lift behold, I food upon the bank of the river. thee, and take thy

up thy head from othee, and shall hang thee 18 And behold, there came up out of the river office on a iree,

and the birds shall eat thy Aeth from Tiven kine, fat-felhed, and well-avonred, and from thee. off thee.

they fed in a m-adow.
209 And it came to pass the third day, pobich 19 And behold, leven other kine came up af
tras Pharaohs birth-cay, that he made a tealt un- ter hem., poor, and very ill-tavoured, and leana

to all his servants: and he i lifted up the head of Hefhet, such as I never law in all the land of E-
koned. the chief butler, and of the chief baker among gypi, for badness.
his servants.

20 And the lean,and the ill-favoured kine did 21 And he restored the chief butler unto his cat up the first seven fat kine. butlership again, and he gave the cup into Pha 21 And when they had † eaten them up, it + Nose. raohs hand.

could not be known that they had eaten them, come te 22 But he hanged the chief bakeras Joseph but they w re fill ill-favoured as at the begin-theiahad interpreted to them.

ning: So I awoke. 23 Yet did not the chiefbutler remember Jo 22 And I law in my dream, and behold, feven kbcos. seph but forgat him.

cars came up in one italk, full and good. CHAP. XLT.

23 And behold, leven ears I withered,thin and lu or Pharaohs toro dreams : 257050th interpretech blasted with the eaft-winde,sprang up after them inal Ebem : 33 He giveto Pharaob counsell. 38 Joepb 24 And the thin ears devoured ihe fuyen goud

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25 ( And Jofeph faid unto Pharaoh, The ven years, which were in the land of Egypt, and
dream of Pharaoh is one : God hath thewed laid up the food in the cities, the food of the
Pharaoh what he is about to do.

field which was round about every city laid he
26 The seven good kine are leven years: & the up in the fame.
feve a good ears are seven years: the dream is one. 49. And Joseph gathered corn as the fand of

27 And the leven thin and ill-favoured kine the tea, very niuch, until he left numbring: for
inat came up after them, are feven years : and it was without number.
the feven empty ears, blated with the cart-wind, 50 * And unto Juleph were born two fons, be-
Thall be seven years of famine.
fore the years of famine came, which Alenaih

46.22 28 This is the thing which I have spoken unto the daughier of Poti-pherah, l1 priest of O.,bare and 48.5 Pharaoh : what God is about to do, he sheweth unto him.

Hint, unto Pharaoh.

51 And Joseph called the name of the firr.- prince: 29 Behold, there come seven years of great born, Manalich; for God, Said be, hath niade Il Teat in plenty throughout all the land of Egypt. me torget all my toil, and all my fathers houte. 10:gettin

30 And there shall arife after them leven years 52 And the name of the second called he 11 E. || lati
of tamine, and all the plenty Mall be forgotten phraim : for God hath cauled me to be fruitful fruilluke
in the land of Egypt: and the famine shall con- in the land of my afiction.
fume the land.

53 | And the seven years of plenteoufness,
3! And the plenty shall not be known in the that was in the land of Egypt, were ended.
land, by reaton of that famine following: for it 54 * And the seven years of dearth began to

* DGI. Mall be very + Grievous. heavy.

come, according as Juliph had laid', and the 205.16. 32. And for that the dream was doubled unto dearth was in all lanas : but in all the land of Prepared

Pharaoh twice, it is because the thing is estas Egypt there was bread.
of God. blished by God: and God will shortly bring it 55 And when all the land of Egypt was fa-
to pass.

mished, the people cried to Pharaoh for bread :
33 Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man and Pharaoh said unto all the Egyptians, Go ur-
discreet and wilė, and let him over the land of to Jofeph : what he faith to you, do.
Egypt.

56 And the famine was over all the face of 101,

34 Let Pharaoh do this, and let him appoint the earth, and Joleph opened to all the store-hou. Heb.al
u officers per the land, and take up the fifth les, and loll unto the Egyptians: and the fa- was in
part of the land of Egypt in the seven plenteous mine waxed fore in the land of Egypt.
years.

57. And all countries came into Egypt 10 "
35. And let them gather all the food of those feph for to buy corn, because that the famine
good years that come, and lay up corn under the was so lore in all lands.
hand of Pharaoh, and let them keep food in the

CHAP. XLII.
cities.

1 Jacob Jendech bis ten fons to buy corn in Egypt: 36 And that food shall be for store to the 6 They are imprisoned by Josepb for spies. 18 Tbey * Het

land, against the seven years of famine, which are set at liberty, m condition to bring Benjamir.. de cot cut shall be in the land of Egypt: that the land + pes 21 Tby bave remorse for Joseph. 24 Simeon is rish not through the famine.

kep, for a pledge.

25 They return with corn, and
37 1 And the thing was good in the eyes of their

money. 29 Their relation to Jacob. 367...
Pharaoh, and in the eyes of all his servants.
38 And Pharaoh laid unto his servants, Can

Jacob saw that there was com * 18.7. we finde such a one as thisis, a man in whom the in Egypt, Jacob laid unto his luns, Why do 1a. Spirit of Godis ?

ye look one upon another?
39 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, Forasımuch 2 And he said, Behold, I have heard that there
as God hath shewed thee all this, there is none fu is corn in Egypt, get ye down thither, and buy

discreet and wile as thou art. PGI.

for us from thepce, that we may live, and not 105.21. 40 * Thou Malt be over my house, and accord- die. AH:7:10. ing unto thy word shall all my people be t, nu ; ( And Josephs ten brethren' went down to 14 Heb.

led: only in the throne will I be greater then buy corn in Egypt. armed, a thou.

4 But Benjamin, Josephs brother, Jacob fent
41 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, See, I have not with his brethren, for he faid, Left perasi-
set thee over all the land of Egypt.

venture mischief befall him.
42. And Pharaoh took off his ring from his 5 And the long of Ifrael came to buy corn a-
hand; and put it upon Josephs hand, and arayed mong those that came : for the famine was in
him in vestures of x fine linen, and put a gold the land of Canaan.
chain about his neck.

6 And Joseph was the governour over the
43 And he made him to ride in the second cha= land,

and he it was that fold to all the people of riot which he had : and they cried before him, the land: and Josephs brethren came and bowed leadet r. ut Bow the knee, and he made him ruler over all down themselves before hip with their faces to the land of Egypte

the earth. Mob.

44 And Pharaph aid untojoseph, I am Pha 7 And Joseph saw his brethren, and he knew brecha.

raoh, and without thee Thal nu man lift up his them, but made himself ftrange untu them, and
hand or foot in all the land of Egypt. Spake + roughly unto them, and he said unto + 115.

45 And Pharaoh called Josephs name Zaph- thema Whence come ye? And they laid, From hard

nath-Paaneah, and he gave him to wife Alenath the land of Canaan, to buy food. Or, since

the daughter of Poti-pherah, ! prielt of On: and 8 And Jofeph knew his brethren, but they wallibero Jofeph went out over

all the land of Egypt. knew not him. 46 (And Jofeph pas thirty years old when 9And Joseph * remembred the dreams which he * crap. he stood before Pharaoh king of Egypt) and ja dreamed of them,se faid unto them, Ye are lpies, 37.5. leph went out from the prelence of Pharaoh, to see the nakedness of the land ye are com:. and went throughout all the land of Egypt. 10 And they said unto him, Nay,

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u We are all one mans fons : we are true brother, and ye shall traffique in the land. men, thy servants are no spies.

35 | And it came to pats as they emptied their 12 And he laid unto them, Nay, but to see the facks, that behold, every mans bundle of money nakedness of the land ye are com:.

w.us in his fack : and when borb they and their 13 And they laid, Thy fervants are twelve bre- tather saw the bundles of money, f they were + Heb.

their heyet thren, the fons of one man in the land of Cana- afraid. an: ani behold, the youngest is this day with 36 And Jacob their father faid unto them, Me of thein. our sa her, and one is not.

have ye bereaved of my children: Jofeph is not, 14 And Jofeph faid unto them, That is it that and Simeon is not, and ye will take Benjamin I pake unto you, saying, Ye are lpies, away : all thele things are against me.

15 Hereby ye shall be proved: by the life of 37 And Reuben Ipake unto his father, saying, Pharaoh ye shall not go forth hence, except your Slay my two fons, if I bring him not to thee: de youngest brother come hither.

liver him into my hand, and I will bring him to 16 Send one of you, and let him fetch your thee again,

i Heb. Heb. brother, and ye shall be t kept in prifon, that 38 And he said, My son shall not go down with hoarinefe bound. your words may be proved, whether there be any yoù, for his brother is dead, and he is left alone :

headed iruth in you : orelle by the life of Pharaoh, fure- if mischief befall him by the way in the which ly ye are lies.

yego, then shall ye bring down myt gray hairs 1 Heb. + yeh. 17 And he t put them all together into ward with forrow to the grave.

hell. Bathered three dayes,

CHAP. XLIII.
18 And Joseph said unto them the third day, 1 Jacob is hardly per/caded to send Benjamin.
This do and live: for I fear Goci.

15 Joseph entertain.th his brethren, 31 He maketi
19 Ifye be true m:1, let one of your brethren them a feaji.
be bound in the house of your pritón: go ye,car- A

Nd the tanne was fore in the land.

2 And it came to pass when they had 20 But * bring your youngest brother unto caten up the corn which they had brought out 43.5.

me; lo shall your words be verified, and ye shall of Egypt, their father faid unto them, Go again,
not die: and they did fo.

buy us a little food.
21 [ And they laid one to another, We are ve 3 And Judah pake unto him, saying, The man

+ Heb. rily guilty concerning our brother, in that we did Holemnly proteft unto us, saying, Ye shall not

potefling law ihe anguish of his loul, when he belought we; lee my face, except your * brother be with you. and we would not hear: therefore is this Jillreis 4 If thou wilt lend our brother with us, we tated. come upon us.

will down and buy thee food. 22 And Reuben answered then,saying, *Spake 5. But if thou wilt not fend him, we will not 42.30. 37.21. I not unto youi, laying, Do not fin against the go down : for the man said unto us, Ye shall not

childe, and ye would not hear ? therefore behold lec my face, except your brother be with you.
alto, his bloud is required.

6 And Israel laid, Wherefore dealt ye to ill
23And they knew not that Joseph understood with me, as to tell the man whether ye

had

yet a them:fort he spake unto them by an interpreter. brother?

1 Heb. 24. And he iurned himself about from them, 2 And they said, The man + asked us straitly asking he preter

and wept, and returned to them again, and come of our state, and of our kindred, laying, Is your asked us. muned with them, and took from them Siineon, father yet alive? have ye another brother ? and 1 Heb. and bound him before tlieir eyes.

we told him according to the t tenour of these med 25 T Then Joseph commanded to fill their words: t could we certainly know that he would nowing

could wc facks with corn, and to restore every mans mo- lày, Bring your brother down? ney into his fack, and 10 give them provision 8 And Judah laid unto Ifrael his father, Send KOOR? for the way: and thus he did unto them. the lad with me, and we will arise, and go, that

25. And they lailed their alies with the corn, we may live and not die, both we, and thou, and and departed thence,

alto our little ones. 27 And as one of them opened his fack to give 9 I will be surety for him : of my hand shalt his als provender in the inne, he espied his ino- thou require him ; * if I bring him not unto ney : 10r behold, it was in his lacks invuth. thee, and let him before thee, then let me bear 44.12.

29 And he said unto his brethren, My money the blame for ever.

is restored, and lo, it is even in my fack: and 1o For except we had ling red, surely now we Heb. their heart t failed them, and they were afraid, had returned this second time.

And their father Israel said unto them, If this,

twice by faying one io another, What is this that God hath done unto us?

it must be fò now, do this : take of the best fruits 299 And they came unto Jaco', their father, in the land in your vesels, and carry down the untóihe land of Canaan, and told him all that be man a prefent, a little balm, and a little honey, tellunto them, saying,,

fpices, and myrrhe, nuts, and almonds. 30 'The man who is the lord of the land, fpake 12 And take double money in your hand, and + Heb. + roughly to us, and look us for spies of the the money that was brought again in the mouth

of your fácks, carry it again in your hand, perhard

31 An: we said unto him, We are true men, adventure it was an overtight.
we are no Ipies.

13 Take alfo your brother, and arise go again
32 We be twelve brethren, sons of our father, untu the man.
one is not, and the youngest is this day with our 14. And God Almighty give you mercy before
father in the land of Canaan.

the man, that he may tend away your other bro-
33 And the man, the lord of the countrey, said ther, and Benjamin: u If I be bereaved of my 107,

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unious, Hereby shall I know that ye are true children, I am bereaved,
men : leave one of your brethren here with m, 15 ||And the men took that present, and they sees,&c.
and take food for the famine of your housholds, took double money in their hand,and Benjamin,
and be gone.,

and rofe up, and went down to Egypt, and I tood
3+ And bring your youngest brother into before Jofeph.
me then shall I know that ye are no lpies, but 16 And when Jofeph faw Benjamin with them,
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17 And ihe man did as Jofeph bad: and the 4. And when they were gone out of the city,
man brought the men into Josephs house. and not yet far off, Jofepholaid unto his stewarlig

18 And the men were afraid, because they Up, follow after the men, and when thou doelt
were brought into Josephs house, and they said, uveriake them, say unto them, Wherefore have
Because of the money that was returned in our ye rewarded evilior good ?
lacks at the first me, are we brought in, that he 5. Is not this it in which my lord drinketh?

may + leek occafion against us, and fall upon us, and whereby indeed hell divinách? ye have done ot, Moll bie and take us for bondmen, and our alles.

evilin foaoing.

maketha 19 And they came near to the steward of Jo 6 And he overtook them, and lie spake unto sephs house, and they communed with him at the them these lame words, door of the house,

2 And they laid unto him, Wherefore faith 20 And laiu, fir, * f We came indeed down my lord ihese words ? God forbid that thy fer413. + Heb. at the first time to buy food :

vanis Mould do according to this thing.
21 And it came to pals, when we came to the 8 Behold, the money which we found in our
doxa vc inne, that we opened our facks,and behold every sacks nouths we brought again unto thee out of
down.

mans money was in the mouth of his fack, our the land of Canaan : how then should we steal
money in full weight: and we have brought it oui of thy lords house filver or gold ?
again in our hand.

9 With whom foever of thy tervants it be
22 And other money have we brought down found, both let him die, and we allo will be my
in our hand to buy food: we cannot tell who lords bondmen,
put our money in our facks.

10 And he laid, Now also let it be according
23 And he said, Peace be to you, fear not: unto vour words : he with whom it is found ihall
+ Heb. your God, and the God of your father hath gi- be my fervant, and ye shall be blameless.
jour oven you treasure in your facks, t I had your mo 11 Then they speedlily took down every man

ney. And he brought Simeon out unto them. his lack to ure ground, and opened every mai Coap. 24 And the man brought the men into Juleph; his lack. 18.4.and houte, and * gave them water, and they washed 12. And he searched. and began at the eldest,

their feet, and he gave their alles provender. and left at the youngest: and the cup was found

25 And they made ready the present against in Benjamins fáck.
Joleph came at noon; for they heard that they 13 Then they rent their clothes and laded eve-
Thould eat bread there.

ry man bis als, and returned to the city.
26 (And when Joseph came home, they brought 14 And Judah and his brethren came to Jo.
him the present which poas in their hand, into rephis house ( for he was yet there ) and they tell

the house, and bowed themselves to him to the before him on the ground.
4 Heb.
earth.

95 And Jofeph laid unto them, What deed is 27 And he asked them of tbeir I welfare, and this that ye have done ? wot ye not that fuch a + Neb. said, t Is your father well? the old man of man as I can certainly il divine ?

Ori bisbare whom ye fpake, is he yet alive?

16 And Judah said, What ihall we say unto my nami peace to your fa.

28 And they answered, Thy servant our father Jord? what shall we ipeak? or how shall we clear
is in good health, he is yet alive: and they buw- our felves ? God hath found out the iniquity of
ed down their heads, and made obeilance. thy fervants : behold, we are my lords fervants,

29 And he lift up his eyes, and law his brother both we, and he allo with whom the cup is
Benjamin his mothers ton, and laid, Is this your found.
younger brother, of whom ye spake unto me? 17. And he said, God forbid that I thould do
and he said, God be gracious unto thee my son. fo:bu: the man in wbose hand the cup is found)

30 And Joleph made halte: for his bowels did he shall be my fervant, and as for you, get ye up
yern upon his brother : and he fought wobere to in peace unto your father.
weep, and he entred into bis chamber and wept 18 ( Then Judah came near unto him and faid,
there.

Oh, my lord, let thy tervant, I pray thee, Ipeak a
31 And he washed his face, and went out, and word in my lords ears, and let' not thine anger
refrained himselt, and said, Set on bread. burn against thy fervant: for thou art even as

32 And they set on for him by himself, and for Pharaoh,
them by themselves and for the Egyptians which 19 My lord asked his servants, saying, Haveye
did eat with him, by themselves: because the E- a father, or a brother?
gyptians might not eat bread with the Hebrews: 20 And we said unto my lord, We have a father,
for that is an abomination unto the Egyptians. an old man, and a childe of his old age, a little

33. And they lát before him, the first-born ac- one, and his brother is diead, and he alone is left
cording to his birth-right, and the youngert ac- of his mother, and his father loveth him.
cording to his youth ; and the men marvelled 21 And thou laidft unto thy fervants, Bring
one at another.

him down unto mě, that I may fermine eyes up-
34 And he took and seng messes untu them on hin.
+ Heb. from before him : but Benjamins mels w.1s five 22 And we said unto my lord, The lad cannot
shey drack times fo much as any of theirs : and they drank leave his father, for if he ihould leave his father,
largedy. and were merry with him.

bis father would die. CHAP. XLIV.

23 Andthod faidst unto thy fervants, * Except *. Changes Josephs policy to stay bis brethren. 18 Judabs your younger brother come down with you, je 43.304 1 Yeb. bumble supplication to Josepb.

Thall lee my face no more.
he commanded to the freward of his 24. And it came to pais when we came up unto
ble house.

as much as they can carry, and put every mans any lord.
money in his lacks mouth,

25 And our father fait, Go again, and buy us a
2 And put my cup, the filver cup, in the facks little tood.
month of the youngest, and his corn-naoney: an! 26 And we faid, We cannot go ciown. If our
be did according to the word that Joseph bad youngest brother be with us, thun will we go

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