So he sent him out of the vale of Hebron, and he came to Shechem. Let’s just throw him into this empty cistern here in the wilderness. 37 So Jacob settled again in the land of Canaan, where his father had lived as a foreigner. 18 When Joseph’s brothers saw him coming, they recognized him in the distance. He worked for his half brothers, the sons of his father’s wives Bilhah and Zilpah. And Joseph went after his brethren, and found them in Dothan. When Joseph was seventeen years old, he often tended his father’s flocks. 36 Meanwhile, the Midianite traders[f] arrived in Egypt, where they sold Joseph to Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, the king of Egypt. (2 This is the account of Jacob’s family line. But Joseph reported to his father some of the bad things his brothers were doing. 2 This is the account of Jacob and his family. 25 And they sat down to eat bread: and they lifted up their eyes and looked, and, behold, a company of Ishmeelites came from Gilead with their camels bearing spicery and balm and myrrh, going to carry it down to Egypt. 5 One night Joseph had a dream, and when he told his brothers about it, they hated him more than ever. Tools. 29 Some time later, Reuben returned to get Joseph out of the cistern. He worked for his half brothers, the sons of his father’s wives Bilhah and Zilpah. 22 And Reuben said unto them, Shed no blood, but cast him into this pit that is in the wilderness, and lay no hand upon him; that he might rid him out of their hands, to deliver him to his father again. 2 This is the account of Jacob and his family. “Then come back and bring me a report.” So Jacob sent him on his way, and Joseph traveled to Shechem from their home in the valley of Hebron. 2 This is the account of Jacob and his family. 6 “Listen to this dream,” he said. 30 Then he went back to his brothers and lamented, “The boy is gone! [b] 4 But his brothers hated Joseph because their father loved him more than the rest of them. 6 And he said unto them, Hear, I pray you, this dream which I have dreamed: 7 For, behold, we were binding sheaves in the field, and, lo, my sheaf arose, and also stood upright; and, behold, your sheaves stood round about, and made obeisance to my sheaf. 37 So Jacob settled again in the land of Canaan, where his father had lived as a foreigner. Genesis 37:2 New Living Translation (NLT) 2 This is the account of Jacob and his family. Doesn’t this robe belong to your son?”. When Joseph was seventeen years old, he often tended his father’s flocks. 7 “We were out in the field, tying up bundles of grain. 12 Soon after this, Joseph’s brothers went to pasture their father’s flocks at Shechem. He mourned deeply for his son for a long time. And the traders took him to Egypt. “Then come back and bring me a report.” So Jacob sent him on his way, and Joseph traveled to Shechem from their home in the valley of Hebron. 19 And they said one to another, Behold, this dreamer cometh. or shalt thou indeed have dominion over us? 9 Soon Joseph had another dream, and again he told his brothers about it. He worked for his half brothers, the sons of his father’s wives Bilhah and Zilpah. Now the cistern was empty; there was no water in it. 26 And Judah said unto his brethren, What profit is it if we slay our brother, and conceal his blood? Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Then he’ll die without our laying a hand on him.” Reuben was secretly planning to rescue Joseph and return him to his father. 9 And he dreamed yet another dream, and told it his brethren, and said, Behold, I have dreamed a dream more; and, behold, the sun and the moon and the eleven stars made obeisance to me. He mourned deeply for his son for a long time. 13 And Israel said unto Joseph, Do not thy brethren feed the flock in Shechem? 9 Soon Joseph had another dream, and again he told his brothers about it. 35 And all his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him; but he refused to be comforted; and he said, For I will go down into the grave unto my son mourning. Gen 37:1 - So Jacob settled again in the land of Canaan, where his father had lived as a foreigner. 8 And his brethren said to him, Shalt thou indeed reign over us? Suddenly my bundle stood up, and your bundles all gathered around and bowed low before mine!”. 15 When he arrived there, a man from the area noticed him wandering around the countryside. “Will your mother and I and your brothers actually come and bow to the ground before you?” 11 But while his brothers were jealous of Joseph, his father wondered what the dreams meant. 5 And Joseph dreamed a dream, and he told it his brethren: and they hated him yet the more. 2 This is the account of Jacob and his family. 22 “Why should we shed any blood? Genesis 37 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. 23 And it came to pass, when Joseph was come unto his brethren, that they stript Joseph out of his coat, his coat of many colours that was on him; 24 And they took him, and cast him into a pit: and the pit was empty, there was no water in it. As he approached, they made plans to kill him. 17 And the man said, They are departed hence; for I heard them say, Let us go to Dothan. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. 35 His family all tried to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. 12 And his brethren went to feed their father's flock in Shechem. 31 And they took Joseph's coat, and killed a kid of the goats, and dipped the coat in the blood; 32 And they sent the coat of many colours, and they brought it to their father; and said, This have we found: know now whether it be thy son's coat or no. 24 Then they grabbed him and threw him into the cistern. 37 1 So Jacob settled again in the land of Canaan, where his father had lived as a foreigner. A wild animal must have eaten him. “Listen, I have had another dream,” he said. 13 When they had been gone for some time, Jacob said to Joseph, “Your brothers are pasturing the sheep at Shechem. All rights reserved. And he said to him, Here am I. 21 And Reuben heard it, and he delivered him out of their hands; and said, Let us not kill him. 10 This time he told the dream to his father as well as to his brothers, but his father scolded him. 20 “Come on, let’s kill him and throw him into one of these cisterns. What will I do now?”, 31 Then the brothers killed a young goat and dipped Joseph’s robe in its blood. “What are you looking for?” he asked. Paragraph. 4 And when his brethren saw that their father loved him more than all his brethren, they hated him, and could not speak peaceably unto him. 2 This is the account of Jacob and his family. 21 But when Reuben heard of their scheme, he came to Joseph’s rescue. 8 His brothers responded, “So you think you will be our king, do you? Do you actually think you will reign over us?” And they hated him all the more because of his dreams and the way he talked about them. A wild animal must have eaten him. “What kind of dream is that?” he asked. 36 And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard. He worked for his half brothers, the sons of his father’s wives Bilhah and Zilpah. 33 And he knew it, and said, It is my son's coat; an evil beast hath devoured him; Joseph is without doubt rent in pieces. 37 Jacob lived in the land where his father had stayed, the land of Canaan. We can tell our father, ‘A wild animal has eaten him.’ Then we’ll see what becomes of his dreams!”. Joseph has clearly been torn to pieces!” 34 Then Jacob tore his clothes and dressed himself in burlap. 2 This is the account of Jacob and his family. As he approached, they made plans to kill him. When Joseph was seventeen years old, he often tended his father's flocks. 7 “We were out in the field, tying up bundles of grain. 29 And Reuben returned unto the pit; and, behold, Joseph was not in the pit; and he rent his clothes. When Joseph was seventeen years old, he often tended his father’s flocks. 30 And he returned unto his brethren, and said, The child is not; and I, whither shall I go? 1 So Jacob settled again in the land of Canaan, where his father had lived as a foreigner. And the traders took him to Egypt. Shall I and thy mother and thy brethren indeed come to bow down ourselves to thee to the earth? 35 His family all tried to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. “They have moved on from here, but I heard them say, ‘Let’s go on to Dothan.’” So Joseph followed his brothers to Dothan and found them there. 27 Come, and let us sell him to the Ishmeelites, and let not our hand be upon him; for he is our brother and our flesh. 6 “Listen to this dream,” he said. After all, he is our brother—our own flesh and blood!” And his brothers agreed. 25 Then, just as they were sitting down to eat, they looked up and saw a caravan of camels in the distance coming toward them. [c] 27 Instead of hurting him, let’s sell him to those Ishmaelite traders.
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