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Genesis 46:22-32 (Holman Christian Standard)

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22 These were Rachel's sons who were born to Jacob: 14 persons. 23 Dan's son:a Hashum. 24 Naphtali's sons: Jahzeel, Guni, Jezer, and Shillem. 25 These were the sons of Bilhah, whom Laban gave to his daughter Rachel. She bore to Jacob: seven persons. 26 The total number of persons belonging to Jacob-his direct descendants,b not including the wives of Jacob's sons-who came to Egypt: 66. 27 And Joseph's sons who were born to him in Egypt: two persons. All those of Jacob's household who had come to Egypt: 70c persons.

Jacob Arrives in Egypt

28 Now Jacob had sent Judah ahead of him to Joseph to prepare for his arrivald at Goshen. When they came to the land of Goshen, 29 Joseph hitched [the horses to] his chariot and went up to Goshen to meet his father Israel. Joseph presented himself to him, threw his arms around him, and wept for a long time. 30 Then Israel said to Joseph, "At last I can die, now that I have seen your face [and know] you are still alive!" 31 Joseph said to his brothers and to his father's household, "I will go up and inform Pharaoh, telling him: My brothers and my father's household, who were in the land of Canaan, have come to me. 32 The men are shepherds; indeed they raise livestock. They have brought their sheep and cattle and all that they have.
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