Now when Jacobsaw that there wascorn in Egypt,Jacobsaid unto his sons, Why do ye look one upon another?
And he said , Behold, I have heard that there iscorn in Egypt: get you down thither, and buy for us from thence; that we may live , and not die .
And Joseph'stenbrethren went down to buycorn in Egypt.4
But Benjamin,Joseph'sbrother,Jacobsent not with his brethren; for he said , Lest peradventuremischief befall him .
And the sons of Israelcame to buy corn among those that came : for the famine was in the land of Canaan.6
And Joseph was the governor over the land, and he it was that sold to all the people of the land: and Joseph'sbrethrencame , and bowed down themselves before him with their faces to the earth.