Genesis 41:37-45 NIV

37 The plan seemed good to Pharaoh and to all his officials.1

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38 So Pharaoh asked them, "Can we find anyone like this man, one in whom is the spirit of Goda ?"2

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39 Then Pharaoh said to Joseph, "Since God has made all this known to you,3 there is no one so discerning and wise as you.4

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      40 You shall be in charge of my palace,5 and all my people are to submit to your orders.6 Only with respect to the throne will I be greater than you.7"

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      Joseph in Charge of Egypt

      41 So Pharaoh said to Joseph, "I hereby put you in charge of the whole land of Egypt."8

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      42 Then Pharaoh took his signet ring9 from his finger and put it on Joseph's finger. He dressed him in robes10 of fine linen11 and put a gold chain around his neck.12
      43 He had him ride in a chariot13 as his second-in-command,b14 and men shouted before him, "Make wayc !"15 Thus he put him in charge of the whole land of Egypt.16

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        • c 41:43 - Or "in the chariot of his second-in-command "; or "in his second chariot"
        • d 41:43 - Or "Bow down"
          44 Then Pharaoh said to Joseph, "I am Pharaoh, but without your word no one will lift hand or foot in all Egypt."17

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          45 Pharaoh gave Joseph18 the name Zaphenath-Paneah and gave him Asenath daughter of Potiphera, priest19 of On,d20 to be his wife.21 And Joseph went throughout the land of Egypt.

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            • e 41:45 - That is, Heliopolis; also in verse 50