(Now Abram was very wealthy 1 in livestock, silver, and gold.) 2
Then Joseph said, “If your money is gone, bring your livestock, and I will give you food 1 in exchange for 2 your livestock.”
But the Lord will distinguish 1 between the livestock of Israel and the livestock of Egypt, and nothing 2 will die of all that the Israelites have.”’” 3
But all the livestock and plunder from the cities we kept for ourselves.
And the Lord did this 1 on the next day; 2 all 3 the livestock of the Egyptians 4 died, but of the Israelites’ livestock not one died.
But your wives, children, and livestock (of which I know you have many) may remain in the cities I have given you.
So they brought their livestock to Joseph, and Joseph gave them food in exchange for their horses, the livestock of their flocks and herds, and their donkeys. 1 He got them through that year by giving them food in exchange for livestock.
Those 1 of Pharaoh’s servants who feared the word of the Lord hurried to bring their 2 servants and livestock into the houses,
“Take the Levites instead of all the firstborn males among the Israelites, and the livestock of the Levites instead of their livestock. And the Levites will be mine. I am the Lord.
In this way God has snatched away your father’s livestock and given them to me.
A mixed multitude 1 also went up with them, and flocks and herds – a very large number of cattle. 2
We kept only the livestock and plunder from the cities for ourselves.
He took 1 away all the livestock he had acquired in Paddan Aram and all his moveable property that he had accumulated. Then he set out toward the land of Canaan to return to his father Isaac. 2
1 Now the Reubenites and the Gadites possessed a very large number of cattle. When they saw that the lands of Jazer and Gilead were ideal for cattle, 2
the land that the Lord subdued 1 before the community of Israel, is ideal for cattle, and your servants have cattle.”
Adah gave birth to Jabal; he was the first 1 of those who live in tents and keep 2 livestock.
but those 1 who did not take 2 the word of the Lord seriously left their servants and their cattle 3 in the field.
But Israel did plunder the cattle and the goods of the city, in accordance with the Lord’s orders to Joshua. 1
They turned and went on their way, but they walked behind the children, the cattle, and their possessions. 1
And take 1 the Levites for me – I am the Lord – instead of all the firstborn males among the Israelites, and the livestock of the Levites instead of all the firstborn of the livestock of the Israelites.”