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2 And Judaly saw there a daughter of a cer. 22 And he returned to Judah, and said, taia Canaanite, whose name was Shuah; and I cannot find her; and also the inen of the he took her, and weut in unto her.

place faid, thal there was no harlot in this 3 And the conceived, and bare a fon; and place. he called his name Er.

23 And Sudah laid, Let her take it to her, 4 And the conceived again, and bare a fon; lett we be thained : behold, I sent this kid, and the called his naine Onan.

and thou hatt not found her. 5 And ile yet again conceived, and bare a 24 1 And it came to pass, about three months son; and called his name Sliclah: and he was after, that it was told Judah, saying, Tamar at Chezib when the bare him.

thy daughter in-law liath played the harlot; 6 And Judah took a wife for Er his firtt. and also, behold, the is with child by whore. born, whose name was Tamar,

dom. And Judah laid, Bring her forth, and 7 And Er, Judahs firit-born, was wicked in let her be burnt. the fight of the LORD; and the LORD flew 25 When the was brought forth, the sent to hisa.

her father-in-law, saying, By the man whose 8 And Judah Laid unto Oman, Go in unto these are am I with child : and the said, Difthy brothers wife, and marry her, and raise cern, I pray thee, whose are these, the signet, up feed unto thy brother.

and bracelets, and staff. And Onan knew that the feed Thould not 26 And Judah acknowledged them, and be his: and it came to pass, when he went said, Slie hath been more righteous than 13, in unto his brothers wife, that he spilled it because that I gave her not to Shelah my on the ground, lett that he thould give feed fon : and he knew her again no more, to his brother.

27 1 And it came to pais, in the time of her 10 And the thing which he did displeased travail, that, behold, twins were in her womb, the LORD: wherefore he few him allo.

28 And it came to pass, when the travailed, Then laid Judah to Tamar his daugh- that the one put out his hand; and the midter-in-law, Remain a widow at thy fathers wife took and bound upon his hand a scarlet house till Shelah my son be grown: (for he thread, saying, 'This came out firit. faid, Left peradventurc he die also as his bre

29. And it came to pass, as he drew back his thren did:) and Tamar went and dwelt in hand, that, behold, his brother came out; and her fathers house.

the said, How halt thou broken forth this 129 And, in process of time, the daughter breach be upon thee, therefore his name was, of Shuah, Judais wife, died: and Judah was called Pharez. comforted, and went up unto his theep-thear. 30 And afterwards came out his brother, ers to 'riminath, he and his friend Hírah the that had the scarlet thread upon lvis hand; Adullamite.

and his name was called Zarah. 13. And it was told Tamar, saying, Behold,

CHAP. XXXIX. thy father-in-law goeth tip to Timnath to i goseph, advanced in Potiphars house, 7 refst. théar his sheep.

eth his miflrelles temptation : 13 he is falsely 14 And the put her widows garments off accused, 23 and call into prison : 21 God is. from her, and covered her with a vall, and with him there. wrapped herself, and fat in an open

place, Nd Joseph was brought down to Egypt : saw that shelah was grown, and the was not tain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him given unto him to wife.

of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had 15 When Judah saw her, he thought her brought him down thither. to be an harlot ; because the had covered her 2 And the LORD was with Joseph, and he : face.

was a prosperous man: and he was in the. 16 And he turned unto her by the way, and house of his matter the Egyptian. foi dhe took praktiese de mie foenen uns

3 And his master saw that the LORD was knew not that the was his with him, and that the LORD made all that daughter-in-law.) And she said, What wilt he did to prosper in his hand.. thou give me, that thou mnayeft come in un 4 And Joseph found grace in his fight, and to me?

he ferved him: and he made him overseer 17 And he said, I will send thee a kid from over his house, and all that he had he put into the fock. And thc faid, Wilt thou give me his hand. a pledge tid thou send it?

5. And it came to pass, from the time that 18 And he said, What pledge thall I give he had inade liim oyerseer in his house, and thee! And she said, Thylignet, and thy brace: over all that he had, that the LORD blefied lets, and thy ftaff that is in thine hand: and the Egyptians house for Josephs fake: and he gave it her, and came in unto her; and the blening of the Lord was upon all that the conceived by him.

he had in the house, and in the field. : 19 And the arose and went away, and laid 6 And lie left all that he had in Josephg : by her vail from her, and put on the gar• hand; and he knew not ought he had, fave ments of her widowhood.

the bread which he did cats and Joseph wa 20 And Judalt fent the kid, by the band a goodly perfon, and well-favoured. of his friend the Adullamite, to receive his 21

And it oame to pass, after these things, , pledge from the womans hand; but be found that his matters wife caft her syes upon joher not.

feph; and the faid, Lie with me. 21 Then he asked the men of that place, 8 But he refused, and aid unto his matters saying, Where is the harlot, that was openly wife, Behold, my matterwotteth got what is * By the way-fide! And they said, There was with me in the house, and he hath commit nó harlot in this place.

ted all that he hath to iny hand;

9. There none greater in luis house than 1; neither hath he kept back any thing from me them, each man his drear in one night,

5 1 And they dreamed a dream both of but thee, becausc thou art his wite: how each' man according to the interpretation then ean I do this great wickedness, and fin of his dream; the butler and the baker of against God? 10 And it cainc to pass, as the spake to lo- prison.

the king of Egypt, which were bound in the seph day by day, that he hearkened not unto her, to lie by her, or to be with her.

6 And Jofeph came in unto them in the 11 And it came to pass, about this time, hold, they were fad.

morning, and looked upon them, and, bethat Jofeph went into the house to do his 7 And he alked Pharaohs Officers that bulincís; and there was none of the men were with him in the ward of his lords of the house there within. 12. And the canght him by his garment, to-day!

house, saying, Wherefore look ye so fadly saying, Lie with me: and he left bis gar 8 And they faid unto him, We have dream. ment in her hand, and flcd, and got him out. ed a dream, and there is no interpreter of

13 And it came to pass, when the saw that it. And Jofeph faid unto them, Di not in. he had left bis gannent in her liand, and terpretations belong to God? tell me them, I was led forth, 14 That she callcd unto the men of her

pray you.

9 And the chief butler told his dream to houle, and spake unto thein, saying, See, he Joseph, and said to him, In my dream, behath brought in an Hebrew untó us to mock hold, a vine was locfore me; us : he came in unto me to lie with me, and 10 And in the vine were three branches : 1 cried with a loud voice :

and it was as though it budded, and her 15 And it came to pass, when he heard blotoms thut forth; and the clutters thereof that I lifted up my voice and cried, that he brought forth ripe grapes : left his garinënt with me, and fled, and got 11 And Pharaohs cup was in my hand: him out.

and I took the grapes, and pressed them into 16 And the laid up his garment by her Pharaohs cup, and I gave the cup into Phauntil his lord caine home.

Taohs hand. 17 And the spake unto him according to 12 And Joseph said unto him, This is the these words, saying, The Hebrew servant, interpretation of it: The three branches arı which thou lialt brought unto us, camc in three days. unto me to inock me.

13 Yet within three days shall Pharaoh 18 And it came to pass, as I lifted up my lift up thine head, and rettore thee unto voice and cried, that he left his garment thy place: and thou shalt deliver Pharaohs with me, and fied out.

cup into his hand, after the former manner 19 And it came to pass, when his matter wlien thou wait his butlet. heard the words of his wife, which she 14 But think on me when it shall be spake unto him, saying, After this mannes well with thee, and thew kindness, I pray did thy servant to me; that his wrath was thee, unto me; and make inention of me kindled.

unto Pharaoh, and bring me out of this 20 And Josephs matter took him, and put house : him into the prison, a place where the kings 15 For indeed I was ftolen away out of the prisoners were bound : and he was there in land of the Hebrews; and here also have 1 the prison.

done nothing that they thouid put me into 21 | But the LORD was with Jofeph, and the dungeon. howed him mercy, and gave him favour in 16 When the chief baker saw that the inthe fight of the keeper of the prison. terpretation was goed in handia ehtoj Loremona

22 And the keeper of the prison coinmit- I also was in my dream, and, behold, I tied to Josephs hand all the prisoners that three white balkets on my head : were in the prifon; and whatsoever they 17. And in the uppermoft basket there was did tliere he was the doer of it.

of all manner of bake-meats for Pharaob; 23 'The kecper of the prison looked not to and the birds did eat them out of the basket any thing that was under his hand; ccause upon my head. the LORD was with hin : and that which he

18 And Jofeph answered and said, This is did the LORD made it to prosper.

the interpretation thereof : The three bak. CHAP. XL.

ets are three days. The haler and bater of Pharaoh are impri 19 Yet within three days thall Pharaoh foned : 4 Foseph hath charge of them : Śhe lift up thy head from off thee, and thall hang interpreteth their dreams.

thee on a tree; and the birds fhall eat thy Α'

Nd it came to pass after these things, that Aeth from off thee.

the butler of the king of Egypt and his 20 1 And it came to pass the third day, baker had offended their lord, the king of which was Pharaohs birth-day, that he made Egypt.

a featt upto all his servants and he lifted 2 And Pharaoh was wroth againft two of up the head of the chief butler, and of the his officers, against the chicf of the butlers, chief baker, among his servants. and againt the chief of the bakers.

21 And he restored the chief butler unto 3 And he put them in ward in the house his butlership again; and he gave the cup of the captain of the guard, into the prison, joto Pharaohis hand : the place where Joseph was bound.

22 But he hanged the chief baker, as Jo4 And the captain of the guard charged Seph had interpreted to them. You phi with them, and he ferved them; and 23 Yet did not the chief butler feinember they continued a season in ward.

Poleph, but forgat him.


21 And when they had eaten them up, it I Pharaohs truo dreams : 25 Jofeph interpret could not be known that they had caten

33 be sicetha Pratrulh countl. thèm ; but they were IUIN !!!-favoured, -as at 35 luis advanced : 50 ht begeileth Ma- the beginning. So I awoke. haith and Epiralır,

22 And I saw in my dream, and, behold, leА

dit knie to pass, at the end of twoven ears came up in one talk, full and good :

full years, that Pharaoli dreained; and, 23 And, bchold, feven ears, withered, thin, behold, lettucd by the river.

anul blasted with the cast wind, sprung up 2 And, belrold, ihere caine up out of the after them :river feven well-favoured kine, and fat 24 And the thin ears devoured the seven Ached : and they fed in a meadow.

good ears. And I told this unto the magi. And, bchold, feven other kine came up cians; but there was none that could declare after thein out of the river, ill-favoured and it to me. lean-fethed ; and stood by the other kine, up 25 1 And Jofeph faid unto Pharaoh, The on the brink of the river.

dream of Pharaoh is one : God hath thewed 4 And the ill-Savoured and Ican-fiefhed Pharaoh what he is about to do. kite did eat up the seven well-favoured and 26 The seven good kine are seven years : fat kine. So Pharaoh awoke.

and the leven good cars are seven years : 5 And he dept, and dreained the second the dream is one. tiine : and, behold, feven ears of corn caine 27 And the seven thin and ill-favoured up upon one Italk, rank and good.

kine that came up after them, are seven 6 And, hehold, even thin ears, and blatted years; and the seven empty cars blatted with the call wind, sprung up after them. with the eart wind, shall be feven years of

7. And the seven thin cars devoured the fe- famine. ven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awokc, 29 This is the thing which I have spoken and, behold, it was a dream.

unto Pharaoh : what God is about to do he 8 And it came to pals in the inorning that theweth unto Pharaoh. His fpirit was troubled; and lie fent and called 29 Behold, there come seven years of great for all the magicians of Egypt, and all the plenty throughout all the land of Egypt : wife men thereof : and Pharaoh told them 30 And there shall arise after thein seven his dreain; but there was none that could years of famine; and all the plenty thall be interpret thein tinto Pharaoh.

forgotten in the land of Egypt; and the fa.91 Then tpake the chief butler unto Pha- mine thall confume the land raoh, saying, I do remeinber my faults this 31. And the plenty thall not be known in day.

the land, by reason of that famine followio Pharaoh was wroth with his servants, ing; for it thall be very grievous. and put me in ward in the captain of the 32 And for that the dream was doubled, guards houfe, buth me and the chief baker. unto Pharaoh twice; it is because the thing

11 And we dreamed a dream in one night, is eitablished by God, and God will shortly 1 and he : we dreamed each man according bring it to pats. to the interpretation of his dream.

33 Now, therefore, let Pharaoh look out a 12 And there was there with us a young man discreet and wise, and set him over the man, an Hebrew, servant to the captain of land of Egypt. the guard; and we told him, and he inter Pharaoh do this, and let him appoint preted to us our dreams : to each man ac- oficers over the land, and take up the fifth cording to his dreain he did interpret. part of the land of Egypt in the seven plente

13 And it came to pass, as he interpreted ous years. to us, so it was: me he rellored unto mine 35 And let them gather all the food of, office, and him he hanged.

those good years that come, and lay up corn. 14 1 Then Pharaoh lent and called Josephi, under the hand of Pharaoh, and let them and they brought him hattily

out of the dun. keep food in the cities. gcon: and he thaved hiraself, and changed 36 And that food thall be for ttore to the his raiment, and came in unto Pharaoh. land againt the seven years of famine which

15 And Pliaraoh said untn Jofcph, I have thall be in the land of Egypt; that the land dreamed a dream, and there is none that perith not through the famine. can interpret it: and I have heard lay of 37 And the thing was good in the eyes of: thee, thai thou canit understand a drearn to Pharaoh, and in the eyes of all his fervants. interpret it.

38 1 And Pharaoh' said unto his servants, 16'And Joseph answered Pharaoh, saying, Can we find such a one as this is, a mab in It is not in we: God thail give Pharaoh an whom the Spirit of God is? answer of peace.

39 And Pharaoh faid unto Joseph, Foraf 17 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, In my much as God hath Chewed thee all this, there dream, behold, I tood upon the bank of the is aone so discreet and wile as thou art : river:

40 Thou thalt be over my house, and ac 18 And, behold, there came up out of the cording unto thy word shall all my people be river leven kine, fat-felhed, and well-favour. ruled : only in the throne will be greates. ed; and they fed in a meadow :

than thou. 19 And, behold, feven other kine came up 41 And Pharaoh fald unto Jofeph, See, I after thein, poor, and very ill-favoured, and have fet thee over all the land of Egypt. Ican-fleihed, such as I never saw in all the land 42 And Pharaoh took off his ring from his, of Egypt for badness :

hand, and put it upon Josephs hand, and ar. 20"And the lean and the ill-favoured kine rayed him in veftures of fine linen, and plante did car up the firf feyen fat kine.

a gold chain about his neckor

13 And he made bim to ride in the second chariot which he had; and they cried before among thole that came: for the famine was

s And the sons of Irael came te bay cars him, Bow the knee : and he made him ruler in the land of Canaan. over all the land of Egypt. 44 And Pharaoh laid unto Joseph, I am land, and lie it was that fold to all the peo

6 And Joseph was the governor over the Pharaoh, and without thee shall no man lift ple of the land : and Jofeplus brethren came, up his hand or fout in all the land of Egypt. and bowed down themselves before him

45 And Pharaoh called Josephs name Zaph with their faces to the earth. nath-paancah ; and he gave him to wife A 7 And Jofeph law his brethren, and he senath, the daughter of Pori-pherah priett of knew them, but made himself ttrange unto On: and Jofephi went out over all the land them, and spake roughly unto them; and he of Egypt.

said unto them, Whence come ye? And they 40 (And Joseph was thirty years old said, From the land of Canaan to buy food, when he stood before Pharaoh king of E 8 And Joseph knew his brethren, but they gypt.) And Joseph went out from the pre- knew not him. sence of Pharaoh, and went throughout all 2 And Joseph remembered the dreams the land of Egypt.

which he dreamed of them, and said unto 47. And in the seven plenteous years the them, Ye are fpics ; to see the nakedness of earth brought forth by handfuls.

the land ye are come. 48 And he gathered up all the food of the 10 And they said nnto him, Nay, my lord; seven years, which were in the land of E. but to buy food are thy servants come. Fypt, and laid up the food in the cities: the 11 We are all one mans fons: we are true food of the field, which was round about men, thy servants are no spies. every city, laid he up in the same.

12 And he said unto them, Nay, but to fec 49 And Jofeph gathered corn as the sand the nakedness of the land ye are come. of the sea, very much, until he left num 13 And they said, Thy lervants are twelve dering : for it was without number.

brethren, the fons of one man in the land 50 And unto Jofeph were born two sons of Canaan; and, behold, the youngett is this before the years of famine came, which A- day with our father, and one is not. fenath, the daughter of Poti-pherah priett of 14 And Joseph said unto them, That is it On, bare unto him.

that I fpake unto you, faying, Ye are spies. 51 And Jofeph called the name of the 15 Itereby ye shall be proved; By the life frit-born Manafich: for God, said he, hath of Pharaoh yé thall not go forth hence exmade me forget all my toil, and all my fa- cept your youngett brother come hither. thers house.

16' Send one of you, and let him fetch 52 And the name of the second called he your brother, and ye thall be kept in prison, Epbraim : for God hath caused me to be that your words may be proved, whether fruitful in the land of my affliction.

there be any truth in you or else, by the 53 S And the seven years of plenteous. life of Pharaoh, surely ye are spies. ness that was in the land of Egypt were 17 And he put them all together into ward ended.

three days. 54 And the seven years of dearth began to 18 And Joseph said unto them the third come, according as Joseph had faid: and day, This do, and live: for I fear God. the dearth was in all lands; but in all the 19 If ye bé true men, let one of your breland of Egypt there was bread.

thren be bound in the house of your prison;

carry corn for the famine of your famithed, the people cried to pharen var koukes : Lead: and Pharaoh said unto all the E

20 But bring your youngest brother onto gyptians, Go unto Jofeph ; what he faith to me; so thall your words be verified, and ye

fhall not die. And they did so. 56 And the famine was over all the face of 21 9 And they faid one to another, We are the carth. And Joseph opened all the

store verily guilty concerning our brother, in that houses, and fold unto the Egyptians; and we saw the anguishi of his soul, when he bethe famine waxed Torc in the land of Egypt. fought us, and we would not hear; there

57 And all countries came into Egypt to fore is this distress come upon us. Jofeph for to buy corn; because that the fa 22 And Reuben answered them, faying, mire was so fore in all lands.

Spake I not unto you, saying, Do not tin CHAP. XLII.

againit the child? and ye would not bear; Jacob fendeth his ten fons to buy corn in therefore, behold, alfo his blood is required. Egypt :' 17 they are imprisoned by Sofeph for 23. And they knew not that Jofeph under. spies.

ftood them; for he spake unto them by an ow, when Jacob saw that there was corn interpreter.

24 And he turned himself about from tham Why do ye look one upon another

and wept ; and returned to them again, and 1 And he faid, Behold, I have heard that communed with them, and took from them there is corn in Egypt: get ye down thi- Simeon, and bound him before their eyes. ther, and buy for us from thence, that we 25 1 Then Joseph commanded to fill their thay live, and not die.

Lacks with corn, and to reftore every mans 31 And Josephs ten brethren went down money into his fack, and to give thein proto buy corn in Egypt.

* vision for the way and thus did he unto 4 But Benjamin, Josepha brother, Jacob them. atat not with his brethren: for he said, Lelt 26 And they laded that a do with the corn, peradventure mifchie betal Time,

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27. And as one of them opened his fack, Is your father yet alive! Nave ye andiber to give his als proven ter in the inn, he brother? And we told him according to the erpied his moncy for, behold, it was in his tenor of these words. Could we certainly facks mouth.

know that he would say, Bring your brother 28 And he said unto his brethren, My mo. down? ney is rettored; and, lo, it is cven in my fack : 8 And Judah said unto Ifrael his father, and their heart failed them, and they were Send the lad with me, and we will arife and afraid, saying one to another, What is this go; that we may live, and not die, both we, that God hath done unto tis?

and thou, and also our little ones. 29 y And they came unto Jacob their fa 9 I will be furety for him of my hand ther, unto the land of Canaan, and told him shalt thou require him: if I bring him not all that befel unto them, saying,

unto thce, and let him before thee, then 30 The man, who is the lord of the land, let me bear the blame for ever. Spake roughly to us, and took us for spies 10 Forexcept we had lingered, surely now of the country.

we had returned this second tinie. 31 And we said unto him, We are true ul And their father Israel said unto them, men ; we are no (xies.

If it must be so now, do this; Take of the 32 We be twelve brethren, ins of our best fruits in the land in your velsels, and father : one is not, and the youngett is this carry down the water a present, a little balm, day with our father in the land of Canaan. and rittle honey, fpices and myrrlı, nuts

33 And the man, the lord of the country, and almonds. said unto us, Hereby thall I know that ye 12 And take double money in your band: are true men: leave one of your brethren and the money that was brought again in the here with me, and take food for the famme of mouth of your facks carry it again in your your households, and be gone;

hand, peradventure it was an overlight. 34 And bring your younger brother unto 13 Take also your brother, and arise, go me; then thall I know that ye are no spies, again unto the man: but that ye are true men: fo will I deliver 14 And God Almighty gire you mercy beyou your brother, and ye thall traffick in the fore the man, that he may send away your land.

other brother, and Benjamin. If i be be35 1 And it came to pass, as they cmptied reaved of my children, I am bereaved. their facks, that, behold, every mans bundle 15 And the men took that present, and of money was in his fack: and when both they took double money in thel hand, and they and their father saw the bundles of Benjamin; and rose up, and went down to money they were afraid.

Egypt, and stood before Jofeph. 36 And Jacob their father Caid unto them, 16 And when Joseph saw Benjamın with Me have ye bereaved of my children: Joseph them, he said to the ruler of his house, Bring is not, and Simeon is not, and ye will take these men home, and lay, and make ready? Benjamin away. All these things are againtt for these men shall dine with me at noon.

17 And the man did as Joseph bade: and the 37 And Reuben fpake unto his father, fay- man broughtthe men into Josephs house. ing, Slay my two sons if I bring him not to 18 And the men were afraid, because they thee: deliver him into my hand, and I will were brought into Josephs house; and they bring him to thee again.

faid, Because of the money that was re38 And he faid, My son shall not go down turned in our facks at the first time are with you ; for his brother is dead, and he is we brought in, that he may seek occafion left alone if mischief befal him by the way againtt us, and fall upon us, and take us for in the which ye go, then thall ye bring down bond men, and our alles. my grey hairs with sorrow to the grave. 19 And they came near to the fteward of CHAP. XLIII.

Josephs house, and they communed with him 1 Jacob is hardly perfuaded to fend Benjamin. at the door of the house,

15 yoseph entertaineth his brethren, 31 and 20 And said, O fir! we cameindeed down maketh them a feast.

at the first time to buy food : Nd the famine was fore in the land. 21 And it came to pass, when we came to

2 And it came to pass, when they had the inn, that we opened our facks, and, becaten up the corn which they had brought hold, every mans money was in the mouth out of Egypt, their father faid unto them, of luis fack, our money in full weight; and Go again, buy us a little food.

we have brought it again in our hand. 3 And Judah fpake unto him, saying, The 22 And other money have we brought man did Tolemnly proteft unto us, saying, down in our hands to bay food: we cannot Ye thall not lee my face, except your bro- tell who put our money in our facks. ther be with you.

23 And he said, Peace be to you, fear not; 4 If thou wilt fend our brother with us, your God, and the God of your father, hath we will go down and buy the food ;

given you treasure in your facks: I had your But if thou wilt not send him, we will money. And he brought Simeon out unto not go down : for the man said unto us, Ye them. fhall not see my face, except your brother 24 And the man brought the men into Jobe with you.

sephs houfe, and gave them water, and they 6 And lfrael said, Wherefore dealt ye so washed their feet; and he gave 'thier aflos 11 with me, as to tell the man whether ye provender. had yet a brother?

25 And they made ready the presenta nánd they said, The man asked us firait gaint Joseph came at noon for they heard Jy of our fate, and of our kindred, saying, that they told cat bread there.



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