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Genesis 49:29

Context

49:29 Then he instructed them, 1  “I am about to go 2  to my people. Bury me with my fathers in the cave in the field of Ephron the Hittite.

Genesis 49:33

Context

49:33 When Jacob finished giving these instructions to his sons, he pulled his feet up onto the bed, breathed his last breath, and went 3  to his people.

1 tn The Hebrew text adds “and he said to them,” which is not included in the translation because it is redundant in English.

2 tn Heb “I am about to be gathered” The participle is used here to describe what is imminent.

3 tn Heb “was gathered.”



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