Genesis 44 (idea)
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Fill the men's sacks
as much as they can carry
, and put
every man's money
put my cup, the silver cup, in the sack's mouth of the youngest
, and his
. And he did according to
that Joseph had spoken.
As soon as the morning was light
, the men were sent away,
they and their asses
And when they were gone out of
, and not yet far off, Joseph said unto his steward,
Up, follow after the men
; and when thou dost
them, say unto them,
Wherefore have ye rewarded evil for good?
Is not this it in which my lord drinketh
, and whereby
indeed he divineth
ye have done evil in so doing.
And he overtook them, and he spake unto them these same words.
And they said unto him,
Wherefore saith my lord these words?
that thy servants should do
according to this thing
, the money, which we
found in our sacks' mouths
, we brought again unto thee out of
the land of Canaan
: how then should we steal out of
thy lord's house
With whomsoever of thy servants it be found, both
let him die
, and we also will be
my lord's bondmen
And he said, Now also
let it be
according unto your words: he with whom it is found shall
be my servant
; and ye shall be
they speedily took down every man his sack
, and opened
And he searched, and
began at the eldest, and left at the youngest
was found in Benjamin's sack.
they rent their clothes, and laded every man his ass
returned to the city
and his brethren came to Joseph's house; for he was yet there: and they fell before him
on the ground
And Joseph said unto them,
What deed is this that ye have done?
wot ye not that such a man as I can certainly divine?
And Judah said,
What shall we say unto my lord?
what shall we speak?
how shall we clear ourselves?
hath found out the
of thy servants: behold, we are my lord's servants, both we, and he also
with whom the cup is found
And he said,
that I should do so: but
the man in whose hand the cup is found
he shall be my servant
; and as for you,
get you up in peace unto your father
Then Judah came near unto him, and said,
my lord, let thy servant, I pray thee, speak a word in
my lord's ears
let not thine anger burn against thy servant
: for thou art even as
My lord asked his servants, saying, Have ye a father, or a brother?
And we said unto
We have a father
, and a child of his
; and his brother is
he alone is left of his mother
his father loveth him
And thou saidst unto thy servants,
Bring him down unto me
that I may set mine eyes upon him
And we said unto my lord, The
cannot leave his father: for
if he should leave his father, his father would die.
And thou saidst unto thy servants, Except your youngest brother come down with you,
ye shall see my face no more.
And it came to pass when we came up unto thy servant my father, we told him
the words of my lord
buy us a little food
And we said,
We cannot go down
if our youngest brother be with us, then will we go down
: for we may not see
's face, except our
be with us.
And thy servant my father said unto us,
Ye know that my wife bare me two sons
And the one went out from me, and I said, Surely he is
torn in pieces
; and I saw him not since:
And if ye take this also from me, and mischief befall him,
ye shall bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.
Now therefore when I come to thy servant my father, and the lad be not with us; seeing that
his life is bound up in the lad's life
It shall come to pass, when he seeth that
the lad is not with us
, that he will die: and thy servants shall bring down the
of thy servant our father with sorrow
to the grave
For thy servant became
for the lad unto my father, saying, If I bring him not unto thee, then I shall
bear the blame
to my father for ever.
Now therefore, I
, let thy servant abide
instead of the lad
bondman to my lord
let the lad go up with his brethren
For how shall I go up to my father, and the lad be not with me?
the evil that shall come on my father
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