Genesis 37:1-6 NAS

Joseph's Dream

1 Now Jacob lived in 1the land awhere his father had sojourned, in the land of Canaan.

References for Genesis 37:1

    • ͈ 37:1 - Lit "of his father's sojournings"
      2 These are the records of the generations of Jacob. Joseph, when 2seventeen * years of age, was pasturing the flock with his brothers while he was still a youth, along with 3the sons of Bilhah and the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives. And Joseph brought back a 4bad report about them to their father.

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      3 Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his sons, because he was 5the son of his old age; and he made him a b6varicolored tunic.

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        • ͉ 37:3 - Or "full-length robe"
          4 His brothers saw that their father loved him more than all his brothers; and so they 7hated him and could not speak to him con friendly terms.

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            • ͊ 37:4 - Lit "in peace"
              5 Then Joseph d8had a dream, and when he told it to his brothers, they hated him even more *.

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              6 He said to them, "Please listen to this dream which I have ehad;

              References for Genesis 37:6

                • ͌ 37:6 - Lit "dreamed"