Then Joseph said, “If your money is gone, bring your livestock, and I will give you food
So Joseph bought all the land of Egypt for Pharaoh. Each
Joseph said to the people, “Since I have bought you and your land today for Pharaoh, here is seed for you. Cultivate
When Jacob was told,
Israel said to Joseph, “I never expected
Then Israel said to Joseph, “I am about to die, but God will be with you
So Joseph went up to bury his father; all Pharaoh’s officials went with him – the senior courtiers
After he buried his father, Joseph returned to Egypt, along with his brothers and all who had accompanied him to bury his father.
Joseph made the sons of Israel swear an oath. He said, “God will surely come to you. Then you must carry my bones up from this place.”
So Joseph died at the age of 110.
These were the families of the Ephraimites, according to those numbered of them, 32,500.
“The following tribes
Of Joseph he said: May the Lord bless his land with the harvest produced by the sky,
The descendants of Joseph were considered as two tribes, Manasseh and Ephraim. The Levites were allotted no territory, though they were assigned cities in which to live, along with the grazing areas for their cattle and possessions.
The land allotted to Joseph’s descendants extended from the Jordan at Jericho
Joshua said to the family
The first lot belonged to the tribe of Benjamin
The Amorites managed
From the sons of Asaph: Zaccur, Joseph, Nethaniah, and Asarelah. The sons of Asaph were supervised by Asaph, who prophesied under the king’s supervision.
The first lot went to Asaph’s son Joseph and his relatives and sons – twelve in all,