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|1||And Joseph fell upon his father's face, and wept upon him, and kissed him.||H · G · S|
|2||And Joseph commanded his servants the physicians to embalm his father: and the physicians embalmed Israel.||H · G · S embalm his father|
|3||And forty days were fulfilled for him; for so are fulfilled the days of those which are embalmed: and the Egyptians mourned for him threescore and ten days.||H · G · S|
|4||And when the days of his mourning were past, Joseph spake unto the house of Pharaoh, saying, If now I have found grace in your eyes, speak, I pray you, in the ears of Pharaoh, saying,||H · G · S|
|5||My father made me swear, saying, Lo, I die: in my grave which I have digged for me in the land of Canaan, there shalt thou bury me. Now therefore let me go up, I pray thee, and bury my father, and I will come again.||H · G · S|
And Pharaoh said, Go up, and bury
thy father, according as he made thee swear.
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|7||And Joseph went up to bury his father: and with him went up all the servants of Pharaoh, the elders of his house, and all the elders of the land of Egypt,||H · G · S|
|8||And all the house of Joseph, and his brethren, and his father's house: only their little ones, and their flocks, and their herds, they left in the land of Goshen.||H · G · S|
|9||And there went up with him both chariots and horsemen: and it was a very great company.||H · G · S|
|10||And they came to the threshingfloor of Atad, which is beyond Jordan, and there they mourned with a great and very sore lamentation: and he made a mourning for his father seven days.||H · G · S|
|11||And when the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites, saw the mourning in the floor of Atad, they said, This is a grievous mourning to the Egyptians: wherefore the name of it was called Abel-mizraim, which is beyond Jordan.||H · G · S|
|12||And his sons did unto him according as he commanded them:||H · G · S|
For his sons carried him into
the land of Canaan, and buried him in the cave of the field of Machpelah,
which Abraham bought with the field for a possession of a buryingplace of
Ephron the Hittite, before Mamre.
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And Joseph returned
into Egypt, he, and his brethren, and all that went up with him to bury
his father, after he had buried his father.
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Joseph Forgives His Brothers15-21
|15||And when Joseph's brethren saw that their father was dead, they said, Joseph will peradventure hate us, and will certainly requite us all the evil which we did unto him.||H · G · S|
|16||And they sent a messenger unto Joseph, saying, Thy father did command before he died, saying,||H · G · S|
|17||So shall ye say unto Joseph, Forgive, I pray thee now, the trespass of thy brethren, and their sin; for they did unto thee evil: and now, we pray thee, forgive the trespass of the servants of the God of thy father. And Joseph wept when they spake unto him.||H · G · S|
|18||And his brethren also went and fell down before his face; and they said, Behold, we be thy servants.||H · G · S|
|19||And Joseph said unto them, Fear not: for am I in the place of God?||H · G · S|
|20||But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.||H · G · S God meant it unto good|
Now therefore fear ye not: I
will nourish you, and your little ones. And he comforted them, and spake
kindly unto them.
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|22||And Joseph dwelt in Egypt, he, and his father's house: and Joseph lived an hundred and ten years.||H · G · S|
|23||And Joseph saw Ephraim's children of the third generation: the children also of Machir the son Manasseh were brought up upon Joseph's knees.||H · G · S|
|24||And Joseph said unto his brethren, I die: and God will surely visit you, and bring you out of this land unto the land which he sware to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.||H · G · S|
|25||And Joseph took an oath of the children of Israel, saying, God will surely visit you, and ye shall carry up my bones from hence.||H · G · S|
So Joseph died, being an
hundred and ten years old: and they embalmed him, and he was put in a
coffin in Egypt.
|H · G · S an hundred and ten years old coffin in Egypt|
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