Genesis 46:28-34 ESV

Jacob and Joseph Reunited

28 He had sent Judah ahead of him to Joseph to show the way before him in Goshen, and they came 1into the land of Goshen.

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29 Then Joseph prepared his chariot and went up to meet Israel his father in Goshen. He presented himself to him and 2fell on his neck and wept on his neck a good while.

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30 Israel said to Joseph, 3"Now let me die, since I have seen your face and know that you are still alive."

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31 Joseph said to his brothers and to his father's household, 4"I will go up and tell Pharaoh and will say to him, 'My brothers and my father's household, who were in the land of Canaan, have come to me.

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32 5And the men are shepherds, for they have been keepers of livestock, and they have brought their flocks and their herds and all that they have.'

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33 When Pharaoh calls you and says, 6'What is your occupation?'

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    • 1129 46:33 - [See ver. 32 above]
      34 you shall say, 7'Your servants have been keepers of livestock 8from our youth even until now, both we and our fathers,' in order that you may dwell 9in the land of Goshen, for every shepherd is 10an abomination to the Egyptians."

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