Genesis 48:1-6 NIV

Manasseh and Ephraim

1 Some time later Joseph was told, “Your father is ill.” So he took his two sons Manasseh and Ephraim along with him.

References for Genesis 48:1

2 When Jacob was told, “Your son Joseph has come to you,” Israel rallied his strength and sat up on the bed.

References for Genesis 48:2

    • 2 48:2 - ver 8,9,11,14,20
      3 Jacob said to Joseph, “God Almightya appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan, and there he blessed me

      References for Genesis 48:3

        • Ĩ 48:3 - Hebrew "El-Shaddai"
          4 and said to me, ‘I am going to make you fruitful and increase your numbers. I will make you a community of peoples, and I will give this land as an everlasting possession to your descendants after you.’

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          5 “Now then, your two sons born to you in Egypt before I came to you here will be reckoned as mine; Ephraim and Manasseh will be mine, just as Reuben and Simeon are mine.

          References for Genesis 48:5

          6 Any children born to you after them will be yours; in the territory they inherit they will be reckoned under the names of their brothers.