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 Genesis 37:4,8 - 36
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   Book of Genesis
   Chapter 37  - Click for Chapter Audio
37:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
His brothers saw that their father loved him more than all his brothers; and so they hated R1071 him and could not speak to him on F714 friendly terms.
 
37:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then his brothers said to him, "Are R1074 you actually going to reign over us? Or are you really going to rule over us?" So they hated him even more for his dreams and for his words.
 
37:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Now he had F717 still another dream, and related it to his brothers, and said, "Lo, I have had F717 still another dream; and behold, the sun and the moon and eleven stars were bowing down to me."
 
37:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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He related it to his father and to his brothers; and his father rebuked him and said to him, "What is this dream that you have had? F718 Shall I and your mother and your R1075 brothers actually come to bow ourselves down before you to the ground?"
 
37:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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His R1076 brothers were jealous of him, but his father kept R1077 the saying in mind.
 
37:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then his brothers went to pasture their father's flock in Shechem.
 
37:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Israel said to Joseph, "Are not your brothers pasturing the flock in Shechem? R1078 Come, and I will send you to them." And he said to him, "I F719 will go."
 
37:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then he said to him, "Go now and see about the welfare of your brothers and the welfare of the flock, and bring word back to me." So he sent him from the valley of Hebron, R1079 and he came to Shechem.
 
37:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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A man found him, and behold, he was wandering in the field; and the man asked him, "What F720 are you looking for?"
 
37:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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He said, "I am looking for my brothers; please tell me where they are pasturing the flock."
 
37:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then the man said, "They have moved from here; for I heard them say, `Let us go to Dothan.' R1080 " So Joseph went after his brothers and found them at Dothan.
 
37:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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When F721 they saw him from a distance and before he came close to them, they plotted R1081 against him to put him to death.
 
37:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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They said to one another, "Here F722 comes this dreamer!
 
37:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"Now then, come and let us kill him and throw him into one of the pits; and we R1082 will say, `A wild beast devoured him.' Then let us see what will become of his dreams!"
 
37:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But Reuben R1083 heard this and rescued him out of their hands and said, "Let us not take F723 his life."
 
37:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Reuben further said to them, "Shed no blood. Throw him into this pit that is in the wilderness, but do not lay hands on him"--that he might rescue him out of their hands, to restore him to his father.
 
37:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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So it came about, when Joseph reached F724 his brothers, that they stripped Joseph of his tunic, F725 the varicolored tunic that was on him;
 
37:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
and they took him and threw him into the pit. Now the pit was empty, without any water in it.
 
37:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then they sat down to eat a F726 meal. And as they raised their eyes and looked, behold, a caravan of Ishmaelites R1084 was coming from Gilead, with their camels bearing aromatic R1085 F727 gum and balm R1086 F728 and myrrh, F729 on F730 their way to bring them down to Egypt.
 
37:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Judah said to his brothers, "What profit is it for us to kill our brother and cover R1087 up his blood?
 
37:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"Come R1088 and let us sell him to the Ishmaelites and not lay our hands on him, for he is our brother, our own flesh." And his brothers listened to him.
 
37:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then some Midianite R1089 traders passed by, so they pulled him up and lifted Joseph out of the pit, and sold R1090 him F731 to the Ishmaelites for twenty shekels of silver. Thus they R1091 brought Joseph into Egypt.
 
37:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Now Reuben returned to the pit, and behold, Joseph was not in the pit; so he tore R1092 his garments.
 
37:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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He returned to his brothers and said, "The R1093 boy is not there; as for me, where am I to go?"
 
37:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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So they R1094 took Joseph's tunic, and slaughtered a male goat and dipped the tunic in the blood;
 
37:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
and they sent the varicolored tunic and brought it to their father and said, "We found this; please examine F732 it to see whether it is your son's tunic or not."
 
37:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then he examined F733 it and said, "It is my son's tunic. A R1095 wild beast has devoured him; Joseph R1096 has surely been torn to pieces!"
 
37:34 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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So Jacob tore R1097 his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins and mourned for his son many days.
 
37:35 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then all his sons and all his daughters arose to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. And he said, "Surely I will go R1098 down to Sheol in mourning for my son." So his father wept for him.
 
37:36 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Meanwhile, the Midianites F734 sold R1099 him in Egypt to Potiphar, Pharaoh's officer, the captain of the bodyguard.
 

FOOTNOTES:
F714 Lit in peace
F717 Lit dreamed
F718 Lit dreamed
F719 Lit Behold me
F720 Lit saying, ``What...?''
F721 Or And
F722 Lit Behold, this master of dreams comes
F723 Lit smite his soul
F724 Lit came to
F725 Or full-length robe
F726 Lit bread
F727 Or ladanum spice
F728 Or mastic
F729 Or resinous bark
F730 Lit going
F731 Lit Joseph
F732 Or recognize
F733 Or recognized
F734 Lit Medanites

 

CROSS REFERENCES:
R1071 Genesis 27:41; 1 Samuel 17:28
R1074 Genesis 49:26; Deuteronomy 33:16
R1075 Genesis 27:29
R1076 Acts 7:9
R1077 Daniel 7:28; Luke 2:19,51
R1078 Genesis 33:18-20
R1079 Genesis 13:18; 23:2,19; 35:27; Joshua 14:14,15; Judges 1:10
R1080 2 Kings 6:13
R1081 Psalms 31:13; 37:12,32; Mark 14:1; John 11:53; Acts 23:12
R1082 Genesis 37:32,33
R1083 Genesis 42:22
R1084 Genesis 16:11,12; 37:28;
R1085 Genesis 43:11
R1086 Jeremiah 8:22; 46:11
R1087 Genesis 37:20
R1088 Genesis 42:21
R1089 Genesis 37:25; Judges 6:1-3;
R1090 Genesis 45:4,5; Psalms 105:17; Acts 7:9
R1091 Genesis 39:1
R1092 Genesis 37:34; 44:13
R1093 Genesis 42:13,36
R1094 Genesis 37:3,23
R1095 Genesis 37:20
R1096 Genesis 44:28
R1097 Genesis 37:29
R1098 Genesis 25:8; 35:29; 42:38; 44:29,31
R1099 Genesis 39:1

 
 

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