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19 My lord asked bis servants, saying, 5 Now therefore be not grieved nor angry Have ye a father, or a brother?

with yourselves that ye sold me hither: foe 20 And we said unto my lord, We have a God did send me before you to preserve life Cather, an old man, and a child of his old age, 6 For these two years hath the famine been a little one: and his brother is dead, and he in the land : and yet there are five years, in alone is left of his mother, and his father lov- the which there shall neither be earing nor eth him.

harvest. 21 And thou saidst unto thy servants, 7 And God sent me before you to preserve Bring him down unto me, that I may set mite you a posterity in the earth, and to save your eyes upon him.

lives by a great deliverance. 22 And we said unto my lord, The lad can- 8 So now, it was not you 'hat sent me his not leave his father : for if he should leave ther, but God: and he hath made me a father his father, his father would die.

to Pharaoh, and lord of all his house, and a 23 And thou saidst unto thy servants, E.x- ruler throughout all the land of Egypt. repl your youngest brother coine down with 9 Haste ye, and go up to my father, 2011 you, ye shall see my face no more. say unto him, Thus saith ihy son Joseph, God

2 And it came to pass when we came up hath made me lord of all Egypı; come doa u unto thy servant my father, we told him the unto me, tarry not: words of my lord.

10 And thoir shalt dwell in the land of Ge25 And our father said, Go again, and buy shen, and thou shalt be near unto me, theu, us a little food.

and ihy children, and thy children's children, 26 And we said, We cannot go down: if and thy flocks, and thy herds, and all that our youngest brother be with us, then will thou hast. we go down : for we may not see the man's 11 And there will I nourish thee, (for yet face, except our youngesi brother be with us. there are five years of famine,) lest ihou, and

27 And thy servant my father said unto us, thy household, and all that thou hast come to Ye kriow that my wife bare me two sons : poverty. 28 And the one went out from me, and I 12 Ånd, behold, your eyes see,

and the said, Surely he is torn in pieces; and I saw eyes of my brother Benjamin, thai il is my him not since :

mouth thai speaketh unto you. 99 And if ye take this also froin me, and 13 And ye shall tell my father of all my mischief befall him, ye shall bring down my glory in Egypt, and of all that ye

have seen: gray hairs with sorrow to the grave. and ye shall haste and bring down my father

30 Now therefore, when I come to thy ser- hither. vant my father, and the lad be not with us; 14 And he fell upon his brother Benjamin's (seeing that his life is bound up in the lad's neck, and wept; and Benjamin wept upou. life ;)

his neck. 31 It shall come to pass, when he seeth that 15 Moreover, he kissed all his brethren, the lad is not with us, that he will die: and and wept upon them: and after that his bre. thy servants shall bring down the gray hairsthren talked with him. of thy servant our father with sorrow to the 16 | And the same thicreof was heard in grave.

Pharaoh's house, saying, Joseph's brethren 32 For thy servant became surety for the are come. And it pleased Pharaoh well, lad unto my father, saying, If I bring him and his servants. not unto thee, then I shall bear the blame to 17 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, Sayunmy father for ever.

to thy brethren, This do ye; lade your beasts, 33 Now therefore, I pray thee, let thy ser- and go, get you unto the land of Canaan; want abide instead of the lad a bond-inan to 18 And take your father and your housemy lord; and let thelad go up with his brethren. holds, and come into me: and I will give

34 For how shall I go up to my father, and you the good of the land of Egypt, and yo ibe lad be uol with me? Jest peradventure I shall eat the fat of the land. see the evil ikat shall come on my father. 19 Now thou art commanded, this do ye ; CHAP. XLV.

Take you waggons out of the land of Egypt THEN Joseph could not refrain: binself for your little pues, and for your wives, and

; and father, . he cried, Cause every man to go out from me. 20 Also regard not your stufi: for the And there stood no man with him while Jo- good of all the land of Fgypt is yours. seph made himself known unto bis bretliren. 21 1 Aud the children of Israel di so: and

2. And he wept aloud: and the Egyptians Joseph gave them waggons, according to the and the house of Pharaoh heard.

commandınct of Pharaoh, at jave ibom 3 And Joseph said unto his brethren, I am provision for the way. Joseph: doth my father yet live? And his 22 To all of them he gain each man brethren could not answer him;for they were changes of raiment; but to scnjamin be troubled at his presence.

gave three hundred pieces o: silver, and five 4 And Joseph said unto his brethren, Come changes of raimeni. near to me, I pray you. And they came near. 23° And to his father he sent after this And he said, I am Joseph your brother, whom'munner; ten asses laden with the good ye sold into Egypt.

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with corn and bread and meat for his father| 16 | And the sons of Gad; Ziphion, and by the way.

Haggi, Shuni, and Ezbon, Eri, and Irodi, + So he sent his brethren away, and they and Areli. departed : anl he said unto thein, See that 17 1 And the sons of Asler; Jimnah, and ye fa! not out by the way.

Ishuah, anu isai, and Beriah, and Serah their 5 1 And diey went up out of Egypt, and sister. And we souls of Beriah; Heber, and came into the land of Canaan unto Jacob Malchiel. beir father,

18 These are the sons of Zilpah, whom La26 And told him, saying, Joseph is yet ban gave to Leal his daugliier; and these alive, and he is governor over all the land of -le bare untu Jacub, even sixteen souls. Egypi. And Jacob's heart fainted, for me 19 1 The sons of Rachel, Jacob's wife; Jobelieved diem not.

seplı, and Benjamin. 27 And they told hiin all the words of Jo- 20 Andun Josepii, in the land of Egypt, replı, which lie la said unto thein: and were born Manasseh and Ephraim, which when he saw the waggons which Josepbi had Asenath, the daughter of Puti-pherah priest sent to carry him, the spirit of Jacub their or On, bare unto him. father revived.

21 || And ine sons of Benjamin were Be. 28 Avd Israel said, It is enough : Joseph lah, and Becher, and Aslidel, Gera, and my son is yel alive: I will go and see bin Naaman, Ehi, and Rosh, Niuppim, and before I die.

puppim, and Ard. CHIP. XLVI.

These are the sons of Rachel, which
Ashok bes journey with all on were born to Jacob : ail tise souls were four-

he had, and to Beer-sheba, and of- teen.
fered sacrifices unto the God of liis father 239 And the sons of Dan; Hushim.
Isaac.

24 1 And the sons of Naphtali ; Jahzeel,
2 And Godspake unto Israel in the visivns and Guni, and Jezer, an:1 Shillem.
of the niglil, and said, Jacob, Jacob! And 25 These are the souls of Bilhah, which La-
he said, Ilere am I.

bau gave unto Rachel bois daughter; and she 3 And he said, I am God, the God of thy bare these unte Jacob : al} the souls were father : fear noi in go down into Egypt, for seven. I will there make of thee a great nation.

26 All the souls that came with Jacob in4 1 will go down with thee into Egypt; and to Egypt, which came out of his loins, beI will also surely bring thee up aguin: and sides Jacob's sons' wives, all the souls were Josephi shall put los band upon thine eyes.

threescore and six. 5 And Jacob rose up from Beer-slieba :) 27 And the sons of Joseph, which were and the sons of Israel carried Jacob their fa- born liim in Egypt, were two souls: all the ther, and their litle ones, and their wives, in souls of the house of Jacob, which came into this waggons u bich l'haraoh had sent lo car- Egypt, were threescore and ten.

231 And he sent Judah before him unto 6 And they took their catile, and their Joseph, to direct his sure unto Goshen ; and goods, which they liad gotten in the land of they came into the land of Goshen. Canan, and came into Egypl, Jacob, and 29 And Joseph male ready his chariot, and all his seer! with liiin :

went up to meet Israel liis father, to Goshen, 7 His suis, and his sons'sons with liim, liis and presented liiniself auto him, and he fell Caughters, and his sons' daugliters, and allon liis neck, and wept en his neck a good bie seed. brought lie with him into Egypt.

while. 81 And these are the names of the chil- 30 And Israei said unto Joseph, Now let dren of Isr.iel which came into Egypt, Jacob me die, since I have seen iliy face, because and his sons : Reuben. Jacob's first-born. thou dit vet alive.

9 And the sons of Reuben; Hanoch, and 31 And Joseph said unto his brethren, Challu, and Hezron, and Caimi.

and unto his father's house, I will go up, 10 $ And the sons of Simeon; Jeniuel, and and shew Pharaoh, and say uplo him, Jamin, and Ohad, and Jachin, and Zobar, My brethren,and my father's house, which and Shaul, the son of a Canaanitislı woman. were in the land of Canean, are come unto

11 And the sons of Levi; Gershon, ko-me : tath, and Merari.

32 And the men are shepherds, for their 12 1 And the sons of Judah; Er, and Onan, trade hath been to feed catile; and they and Shelah, and Pharez, and Zarah: but Er have brought (beir Hocks, and their herds, And Onan died in the land of Canaan. And and all thai they have. the sons of Pharez were Hezron and Hamul. 33 And it shall come to pass, when Pha

13 ! And the sons of Issaclar; Tola, andraoh shall call you, and shall say, What is Pluval, and Job, and Shimron.

your occupation ? 14:And wie sons of Zebulan; Sered, and 31 Thai ye sla!! say, Tly servants' trade Elon, and Jahleel.

hat's been about cattle from our youth even 15 These be the sons of Leals, which she until now, both we and also our fathers; that bare unto Jacob in Padan-aram, with his ye may dwell in the land of Goslen: for daughter Dinan: all the souls of his sons and erery shepherd is an abomination urt the his dwagliters were thirty and three. Egyptians.

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CHAP. XLVII.

change fur horses, and for the flocks, and for THEN Joseph came and told Pharaoh, the cattle of the herds, and for the asses; and and their flocks, and their herds, and all that that year. they have, are come out of the land of Ca- 18 When that year was ended, they came naan; and, behold, they are in the land of unto him the second year, and said unto Goshen.

bim, We will uot hide it from my lord, 2 And he took some of his brethren, even how that our money is spent; ny lord also five men, and presented them unto Pharaoh. hath our herds of cattle: there is not ought

3 And Pharaoh said unto liis brethren, leļt in the siglit of iny lord, but our bodies What is your occupation? And they said and our lands : anto Pharaoh, Thy servants are shepherds, 19 Wherefore shall we die before !bine both we, and also our fathers,

eyes, both we and our land? buy us and on: 4 They said, moreover, unto Pharaoh, For land for bread, and we and our land will be to sojoura in ile land are we come ; for thy servants unto Pharaoh ; and give its seed, servants have no pasture for their flocks; for that we may live, and not die, thai the land the faraine is sore in the land of Canaan : be not desolate. now therefore, we pray thee, let thy servants 20 And Joseph bought all the land of dwell in the land of Goshen.

Egypt for Pharaoh; for the F.gyptians soll 5 And Pharaoh spake unto Joseph, saying, every man his field, because the famine Thy father and thy brethren are come unto prevailed over them: so the land became thee:

Pharaoh's. 6 The land of Egypt is befcre thee : in the 21. And as for the people, be removed them best of the land make thy father and bre- 10 cities from one end of the borders of Egypt thren to dwell; in the land of Goshen let even to the other end thereof. them dwell : and if thou knowest any men 22 Only the land of the priests bought he of activity among them, then make them not : for ihe priests had a portion assigned rulers over my cattle.

thein of Pharaoh, and did eut their portion 7 And Joseplı brought in Jacob, his father, which Pharaoh gave them ; wherefore they and set him before Pharaoh : and Jacob sold not their lands. blessed Pharaoh.

23 1 Then Josephi said unto the people, 8 And Pharaoh said unto Jacob, How old Behold, I have bought you this day, and art thou ?

your land, for Pharaoh : To, here rs seed for 9 And Jacob said to Pharaoli, The days you, and ye shail sow the land. of the years of my pilgrimage are an bun. 21 And it shall come to pass, ic the indred and thirty years: Tew and evil have the crease, that ye shall give the fifth pari unto days of the years of my life been, and have Pharaoh, and four parts shall be your own, noi attained unto the days of the years of for seed of the field, and for your food, and the life of my failers, in the days of their for them of your households, and for loud pilgriinage.

for your little ones. 10 And Jacob blessed Pharaoh, and went 5 And they said, Thou hast saved our out from before Pharaoh.

lives ; let us sind grace in the sight of my 11 | And Joseph placed his father and his lord, and we will be Pharaoh's servants. brethren, and gave ihem a possession in the 26 Anil Joseph made it a law over the land of Egypt, in the best of thie land, in land of Egyp! unto this day, tlwi Pharaoh the land of Rameses, as Pharaoh bad com- should have the fifth pari; except the land manded.

of the priests oniy, which became noi Pha 12 And Joseph nourished his father, and raoh's. his brethren, and all his father's bonseliold, 27.1 And Israel dwelt in the land of Egypt with bread, according to their families. in the country of Goshen ; and they had pos.

13 | And there was no bread in all the sessions therein and grew, and multiplind land: for the famine was very sore, so that exceedingly, the land of F.gypt, and all the land of Ca- 28 And Jacob lived in the land of Egyp: naan, fainted by reason of the famine. seventeen years : so the whole age of Jacob

14 And Joseph gathered up all the money wis an bundred forty and seven years. that was found in the land of Egypt, and in 29. sd the time drew nigh that Israel mus! the land of Canaan, for the corn which they die : and he called liis son Joseplı, and said bought: and Joseph brought the money into unlo him, If now I have found grace Pharaoli's house.

sight, put, 1 proy ther, thy hand under my 15 And when money failed in the land of thigh, and deal kindly and truly with me; Egypi, and in the land of Canaan, all the bury me not, I pray thee, in Egypt: Egyptians came unto Joseph, and said, Give 30 But I will lie with my fathers; and these us bread: for wliy strould we die in thy pre- slalt carry ine out of Egypt, and bury me in cence for the money faileth.

their burying-rlace. And he said, I will do 16 And Josepli said, Give your callle ; and as theu hast said. I will give you for your cattle, if money fail. 31 And he said, Swear unto me. And be

17 And they brought their cattle unto sware urin him. And Israel lowed him Joseph: and Joseph gave them bread in ec-lupon the bed's heud

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came to pass alter these things, to Alanasseh's bead. that Behold, father 18 And Joseph said unto his father, Not is sick: and he look with him liis two sens, so, my father: for this is the first-born ; put Manasseh and Ephraim.

tly right hand upon his head. . And one told Jacob, and said, Behold, 19 Ånd his father refused, and said, I know thy son Joseph cometh unto thee. And Israel it, my son, I know it: he also shall become strengthened himself, and sat upon the bed a people, and he also shall be great ; but tru

3 And Jacob said unto Joseph, God Al- ly his younger brother shall be greater that mighty appeared unto me at Luz in the land he, and his seed shall become a multitude of of Canaan, and blessed me,

nations. 4 And said unto me, Behold, I will make 20 And he blessed them that day, saying tiiee fruitful, and multiply thee, and I will In thee shall Israel bless, saying, God maha Riske of thee a multitude of people; and will thee as Ephraim, and as Manasseh. And he give this land to thy seed after thee for an set Ephraim before Manasseh. everlasting possession.

21 And Israel said unto Joseph, Behold, I 5 And now thy lwc sons, Ephraim and die ; but God shall be with you, and bring Manasseh, which were born unto thee in the you again unto the land of your fathers. land of Egyp, before I came uuto thee into 29 Moreover, I have given to thee one por fgypt, are mine : 28 Reuben and Simeon, tion above thy brethren, which I took out of they shall be mine.

the hand of the Amorite with my sword and 6 And Hiy issue, which thou begettest af- with my bow. ter them, shall be thine, and shall be called

CHAP. XLIX. of time the name of their bredaren in their in- AND Jacob called us to desisers and said, heritance

Gather yourselves , that I may 7 And as for me, when I came from Pa- tell you that which shall be all you in the last dan, Rachel died by me in the land of Ca- days. Tinan in the way, wlien yet there was but a 2 Gather yourselves together and hear, ye little way to come unto Ephrath: and I bu- sons of Jacob; and hearken unto Israel your ried her there in the way of Epliratii; the father. sime is Beth-lebem.

3 1 Reuben, thou art my first-boril, my 8! And Israel belield Joseph's sons, and miglit, and the beginning op my strength, said, Who are these?

the excellency of dignity, and the excellency 9 And Joseph said unto his father, They of power : are my sons whom God hath given me in 4 Unstable as water, thou shalt not excel this place. And he said, Bring them, I pray because thou wentest up to thy father's bed; tbee, unto ine, and I will bless them. then defile:t thou it: be went up to my couch.

10 (Now the eyes of Israel were dim for 51 Siineon and Levi are brethren; instru. age, so that he could not see.). And he ments of cruelty are in their liabitations. brought them near unto him; and he kissed 6 O my soul, come not thou into their sethem, and embraced them.

cret ; unto their assembly, mine honour, be 11' And Israel said unto Joseph, I had not not thou united! for in their anger they stew thought to see thy face; and, lo, God hati a man, and in their self-will they digged skewed me also thy seed.

down a wall. 12 And Joseph brought them out from be- 7 Cursed be their anger, for it was fierce ; tween his knees, and le bowed hiinsell with and their wrath, for it was cruel: I will di: fais face to the earth.

vide them in Jacob, and scatter them in Israel. 13 And Josephi took them both, Ephraim in 89 Judah, thou art he whom thy brethren his right hand toward Israel's left band, and shall praise ; thy hand shall be in the neck of Manasseh in his left hand toward Israel's thine enemies: thy father's children shall rigbe hand, and brouglit them near unto him.bow down before thee.

14 And Ísrael stretched out his right hand, 9 Judah is a lion's whelp: from the prey,
and laid it upon Ephraim's bead, who was my son, thou are gone up: he stooped down,
the younger, and liis left hand upon Manas- he couched as a lion, and as an old lion,
seh's head, guiding his hands willingly; for who sl.all rouse him up?
Manasset was the first-bern.

10 The sceptre shall not depart from Ju-
15 f And he blessed Josephi, and said, God, dalı, nor a lawgiver from between bis feet,
before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac until Shiloh come; and unto him shall the
did walk, the God whiclı fed me all my life gathering of the people be :
long unto this day,

11 Binding his foal unto the rine, and his
To The Angel wlich redeemed me from all ass's colt unto the choice vine ; he weshed
evil, bless the lads; and let my name he luis garments in wine, and his clothes in the
named on them, and the name of my fathers blood of grapes:
Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow in- 12 His eyes shali be red with wine, and
to a multitude in the midst of the earth. bis teeth white with milk.

17 And when Joseph saw that his father, 13 l Zebulun shall dwell at the baven of
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physicians embalmed Israel. 15 And he saw that rest was good, and the 3 And forty days were fulfilled for him ed that it was pleasant; and bowed his for so are fulfilled the days of those which oulder to bear, and became a sertant unto arc embalmed i and the Egyptians mourned

for him threescore à d ten days. 16 | Dan shall judge his people, as one of 4 4 And when the days of his rouring e tribes of Israel.

were past, Joseph spake unto the bouse of 17 Dan shall be a serpent hy the way, an Pharaoh, saying, Ir vow I have fum,id grace Oder in the path, that biteth the horse-lieeis, in your eyes, speak, I pray yo!, ir. the ears - that his rider shall fall backward. of Pharaoh, saying, 181 have waited for thy salvation, O Lord. 5 My father made me swear, saying, 1.0,

19 Gad, a troop shall overcome him; but I die : in my grave which I have digged for e shall overcome at the last.

me in the land of Canaan, there si alt tiwu 20 Out of Asher his broad shall be fat, bury me. Now therefore le nue go up, I end he shall yield royal dainties.

pray thee, and bury my father, and I will 21 Naphiali is a bind let loose: he giv- come again. -ih goodly words.

6 And Pharaoh said, go up and bury thy 28 1 Joseph is a fruitsul bough, eren a father, according as he made thee swear. Trilul bough hy a well, whose branches 71 And Joseph went up lo bury bis fainer; run over the wall.

and with him went up all the servants of 3 The archers have sorely grieved him, Pharaoh, the elders of his house, and all the and shot at him, and hated bim:

elders of the land of Egypt, 24 but his bow abode in strength, and the 8 And all the house of Josept and his arms of his hands were made strong by the brethren, and his father's house: only their bands of the mighty God of Jacob? (from little ones, and their flocks, and their herds, thence is the Shepherd the stone of Israel :) they left in the land of Gosheis.

25 Even by the God of thy father, who 9 And there went up with him both cha. shall help thee; and by the Almighly, who riots and horsemen; and it was a very great snall bless thee with blessings of heaven company. above, blessings of the deep that lieth under, 10 And they came to the thrashing-flour Alessings of the breasts and of the womb : of Alad, which is beyond Jordan; and there

26 fhe blessings of thy father bave pre- they mourned with a great and very sore vailed above the blessings of my progenilors lamentation : and he made a mourning for unto the utinost bound of the everlasting his fatlier seveu days. hills : they shall be on the liead of Josephi, 11 And when the inhabitants of the land, and on clue crown of the lead of him that the Canaanites, saw ebie mourning in the was separate from lois brethren.

Aoor of sund, they said, This is a grievous 27 ! Benjamin shall ravin as a wolf : in mourning to the Egyptians : wherefore the Ine morning he shall devour the prey, and at name of it was called Abel-inizraim, which pight he shall divide the spoil.

is beyond Jorden. 28 li All these are the twelve tribes of 13- 12 And his suns did unto him according as rael : and this is it that their father spake he cominanded them : unto them, and blessed them; every one ac- 13 For his sous carried him into the land cording to his blessing he blessed them. of Canaan. and buried him in the cave of tha

29 And he charged obem, and said unto field of Macipelah, whichi Abraham banglt them, I am to be gathered unto my people: with the field, for a possession of a luirying. bury me with my fatbers in llle cave that is place, of Epliron the Hillite, before Mainre. in the fieid of Ephron the Hittile ;

14 I And Joseph returned into Egypt, he, 30 Jo the cave that is in the field of Mach- and his brethren, and all that went up with pelab, which is lefore Mamre, in the laud luim to bury luis father, after he liad buried of Canaan, wlich Abrahan bouglit with his fathier. the field of Ephron the Hillite, for a posses- 15 | And wien Joseph's brethren saw si sa of a burying-place.

that their father was dead, they said, Joseph 31 There they buried Abraham and Sarah will peradventure hale us, and will cer: bis wise ; there they buried Isaac and Re- tajniy requite us all the evil which we did skab his wife ; and there I buried Leah. unto hiin.

32 The purchase of the field, and of the 16 And they sent a messenger unto Jo eave that is therein, was from the children of sephi, saying, "Thy father did command be Heb.

fore he died, saying, 33 And when Jacob had made an end or 17 So shall ye say unto Josepb, Forgive, commanding his sons, le gathered up his I pray thee now, the trespass of thy bra. feet into the bed, and yielded up the ghost, thren, and their sin; for they did unto thee sud was ga:Mered unto his people evil : and now, we pray thee, forgive the CHAP. L.

trespass of the servants of the God of thy Anand Joseph fen tuinona his father to face, farlier. And Joseph wept when Liey spake

wepi upon him, kissed him unto . 9 Aud Josenli commanded bis servants die 18 Ard bis brethren also went an! fell

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