Joseph recognized his brothers, but they did not recognize him.
Therefore, he knows their deeds, he overthrows them 1 in the night 2 and they are crushed.
The one who hates others disguises 1 it with his lips, but he stores up 2 deceit within him. 3
He returns no more to his house, nor does his place of residence 1 know him 2 any more.
Have you never questioned those who travel the roads? Do you not recognize their accounts 1 –
These sayings also are from the wise: To show partiality 1 in judgment is terrible: 2
He did not recognize him because his hands were hairy, like his brother Esau’s hands. So Isaac blessed Jacob. 1
He recognized it and exclaimed, “It is my son’s tunic! A wild animal has eaten him! 1 Joseph has surely been torn to pieces!”
I recognized the fact that God had not sent him, for he had spoken the prophecy against me as a hired agent of Tobiah and Sanballat. 1
Half of their children spoke the language of Ashdod (or the language of one of the other peoples mentioned 1 ) and were unable to speak the language of Judah.
It stands still, 1 but I cannot recognize 2 its appearance; an image is before my eyes, and I hear a murmuring voice: 3
There are those 1 who rebel against the light; they do not know its ways and they do not stay on its paths.
For all of them, 1 the morning is to them like deep darkness; they are friends with the terrors of darkness.
but when the hot wind 1 blows by, it disappears, and one can no longer even spot the place where it once grew.
Even a young man 1 is known 2 by his actions, whether his activity is pure and whether it is right. 3
To show partiality 1 is terrible, 2 for a person will transgress over the smallest piece of bread. 3
When Joseph saw his brothers, he recognized them, but he pretended to be a stranger 1 to them and spoke to them harshly. He asked, “Where do you come from?” They answered, 2 “From the land of Canaan, to buy grain for food.” 3
Then they brought the special tunic to their father 1 and said, “We found this. Determine now whether it is your son’s tunic or not.”
Judah recognized them and said, “She is more upright 1 than I am, because I wouldn’t give her to Shelah my son.” He did not have sexual relations with her 2 again.
You must not pervert justice or show favor. Do not take a bribe, for bribes blind the eyes of the wise and distort 1 the words of the righteous. 2