39:2 The Lord was with Joseph. He was successful 1 and lived 2 in the household of his Egyptian master. 39:3 His master observed that the Lord was with him and that the Lord made everything he was doing successful. 3
39:23 The warden did not concern himself 4 with anything that was in Joseph’s 5 care because the Lord was with him and whatever he was doing the Lord was making successful.
2 tn Heb “and he was.”
3 tn The Hebrew text adds “in his hand,” a phrase not included in the translation for stylistic reasons.
4 tn Heb “was not looking at anything.”
5 tn Heb “his”; the referent (Joseph) has been specified in the translation for clarity.