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Genesis 45:5 NIV

5 And now, do not be distressed and do not be angry with yourselves for selling me here, because it was to save lives that God sent me ahead of you.

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  • a 45:7 - Or "save you as a great band of survivors"
  • b 45:22 - That is, about 7 1/2 pounds or about 3.5 kilograms