Genesis

Genesis 47:1-31

Genesis 47:1-31 Genesis 47:1-31 Genesis 47:1-6 – Joseph could not assign the land of Goshen to his family unless Pharaoh gave his blessing. So he took some of his brothers and came before Pharaoh. Joseph explains that his family has come and that they are...

Genesis 45:1-28

Genesis 45:1-28 Genesis 45:1-28 Genesis 45:1-3 – Joseph is overcome with emotion as he realizes that his brothers truly have repented of the harm that they did him, and their father Jacob. He further sees that they would be willing to exchange their lives for...

Genesis 44:1-34

Genesis 44:1-34 Genesis 44:1-34 Genesis 44:1-6 – Joseph had his servants load up their bags with as much food as possible and put their money back in their sacks. He also put his own personal drinking cup in the sack of Benjamin. When they had left Joseph sent...

Genesis 43:1-34

Genesis 43:1-34 Genesis 43:1-34 Genesis 43:1-5 – In God’s provision the famine became so great that they were forced to do something. This is what it was going to take to make Jacob willing to allow his son Benjamin to go down to Egypt. Joseph was not going to...

Genesis 33:1-17

Genesis 33:1-17 Genesis 33:1-17 Genesis 33:1-7 – Immediately following this encounter Jacob=s sees Esau approaching with his 400 men. He quickly arranges his wives in an order that seems to protect those whom he loves most, and then goes ahead to meet Esau. In...