Genesis

Genesis 42:1-38

Genesis 42:1-38 Genesis 42:1-38 Genesis 42:1-4 With the exception of Genesis 38 we have no idea what has been happening to the sons of Israel. For over twenty years they were keeping the lie of what they did to their brother Joseph to themselves. No doubt they must...

Genesis 41:1-44

Genesis 41:1-44 Genesis 41:1-44 Genesis 41:1-7 – Dreams played a significant role in the life of Joseph. In earlier years it was his dreams that gave him insights into his future and infuriated his brothers. His interpretation of dreams and his naively sharing...

Genesis 40:1-23

Genesis 40:1-23 Genesis 40:1-23 Genesis 40:1-4- Sometime while in prison an event took place that would lead to the promotion of Joseph to his destined position. Two officials of the king were thrown into Joseph=s prison. The cupbearer was an official who served drink...

Genesis 39:1-23

Genesis 39:1-23 Genesis 39:1-23 Genesis 39:1-6 – We now return to Joseph, who is the focal point of the remainder of the book of Genesis. Joseph had been sold by the Ishmaelites to Potiphar the Captain of Pharaoh’s body guards. Joseph was an intelligent...

Genesis 38:1-30

Genesis 38:1-30 Genesis 38:1-30 Genesis 38 – This chapter chronicles the history of the seed of the Messiah through Judah. The story of the other brothers is noticeably absent, and the silence is due in large measure to their treatment of Joseph. With the loss of...