Bible VersionsNASGenesis 14:18; Genesis 41:45; Genesis 41:50; Genesis 46:20; Genesis 47:22; Genesis 47:26
Genesis 14:18; Genesis 41:45; Genesis 41:50; Genesis 46:20; Genesis 47:22; Genesis 47:26 (New American Standard)
And Melchizedek king of Salem brought out bread and wine ; now he was a priest of God Most High.
Then Pharaoh named Joseph Zaphenath-paneah ; and he gave him Asenath, the daughter of Potiphera priest of On, as his wife. And Joseph went forth over the land of Egypt.
Now before the year of famine came, two sons were born to Joseph, whom Asenath, the daughter of Potiphera priest of On, bore to him.
Now to Joseph in the land of Egypt were born Manasseh and Ephraim, whom Asenath, the daughter of Potiphera, priest of On, bore to him.
Only the land of the priests he did not buy, for the priests had an allotment from Pharaoh, and they lived off the allotment which Pharaoh gave them. Therefore , they did not sell their land.
Joseph made it a statute concerning the land of Egypt valid to this day, that Pharaoh should have the fifth ; only the land of the priests did not become Pharaoh's.
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