Genesis Chapter 50 (Bible Marathon: Day 25)

Genesis Chapter 50 (Bible Marathon: Day 25) Jacob’s Funeral. 1 Joseph flung himself upon his father and wept over him as he kissed him. 2 Then Joseph ordered the physicians in his service to embalm his father. When the physicians embalmed Israel, 3 they spent forty days at it, for that is the full period… Continue reading Genesis Chapter 50 (Bible Marathon: Day 25)

Genesis Chapter 49 (Bible Marathon: Day 25)

Genesis Chapter 49 (Bible Marathon: Day 25) Jacob’s Testament.* 1 Jacob called his sons and said: “Gather around, that I may tell you what is to happen to you in days to come. 2 “Assemble and listen, sons of Jacob, listen to Israel, your father. 3 “You, Reuben, my firstborn, my strength and the first… Continue reading Genesis Chapter 49 (Bible Marathon: Day 25)

Genesis Chapter 48 (Bible Marathon: Day 24)

Genesis Chapter 48 (Bible Marathon: Day 24) 1 * Some time afterward, Joseph was informed, “Your father is failing.” So he took along with him his two sons, Manasseh and Ephraim. 2 When Jacob was told, “Your son Joseph has come to you,” Israel rallied his strength and sat up in bed. 3 a Jacob… Continue reading Genesis Chapter 48 (Bible Marathon: Day 24)

Genesis Chapter 47 (Bible Marathon: Day 24)

Genesis Chapter 47 (Bible Marathon: Day 24) Settlement in Goshen. 1 Joseph went and told Pharaoh, “My father and my brothers have come from the land of Canaan, with their flocks and herds and everything else they own; and they are now in the region of Goshen.” 2 He then presented to Pharaoh five of… Continue reading Genesis Chapter 47 (Bible Marathon: Day 24)

Genesis Chapter 46 (Bible Marathon: Day 23)

Genesis Chapter 46 (Bible Marathon: Day 23) Migration to Egypt. 1 * Israel set out with all that was his. When he arrived at Beer-sheba, he offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac. 2 There God, speaking to Israel in a vision by night, called: Jacob! Jacob! He answered, “Here I am.” 3… Continue reading Genesis Chapter 46 (Bible Marathon: Day 23)

Genesis Chapter 45 (Bible Marathon: Day 23)

Genesis Chapter 45 (Bible Marathon: Day 23) The Truth Revealed.* 1 Joseph could no longer restrain himself in the presence of all his attendants, so he cried out, “Have everyone withdraw from me!” So no one attended him when he made himself known to his brothers. 2 But his sobs were so loud that the… Continue reading Genesis Chapter 45 (Bible Marathon: Day 23)

Genesis Chapter 44 (Bible Marathon: Day 22)

Genesis Chapter 44 (Bible Marathon: Day 22) Final Test.* 1 Then Joseph commanded his steward: “Fill the men’s bags with as much food as they can carry, and put each man’s money in the mouth of his bag. 2 In the mouth of the youngest one’s bag put also my silver goblet, together with the… Continue reading Genesis Chapter 44 (Bible Marathon: Day 22)