Genesis 2:5; Genesis 11:30; Genesis 19:31; Genesis 20:11; Genesis 28:17; Genesis 30:1; Genesis 31:50; Genesis 37:24; Genesis 39:9; Genesis 39:11; Genesis 40:8; Genesis 41:8; Genesis 41:15; Genesis 41:24; Genesis 41:39; Genesis 41:49; Genesis 42:13; Genesis 42:32; Genesis 42:36; Genesis 44:26; Genesis 45:6; Genesis 47:4; Genesis 47:13
Now no shrub of the field was yet in the earth, and no plant of the field had yet sprouted, for the LORD God had not sent rain upon the earth, and there was no man to cultivate the ground.
Sarai was barren; she had no child.
Then the firstborn said to the younger, "Our father is old, and there is not a man on earth to come in to us after the manner of the earth.
Abraham said, "Because I thought, surely there is no fear of God in this place, and they will kill me because of my wife.
He was afraid and said, "How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven."
Now when Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, she became jealous of her sister; and she said to Jacob, "Give me children, or else I die."
"If you mistreat my daughters, or if you take wives besides my daughters, although no man is with us, see, God is witness between you and me."
and they took him and threw him into the pit. Now the pit was empty, without any water in it.
"There is no one greater in this house than I, and he has withheld nothing from me except you, because you are his wife. How then could I do this great evil and sin against God?"
Now it happened one day that he went into the house to do his work, and none of the men of the household was there inside.
Then they said to him, "We have had a dream and there is no one to interpret it." Then Joseph said to them, "Do not interpretations belong to God? Tell it to me, please."
Now in the morning his spirit was troubled, so he sent and called for all the magicians of Egypt, and all its wise men. And Pharaoh told them his dreams, but there was no one who could interpret them to Pharaoh.
Pharaoh said to Joseph, "I have had a dream, but no one can interpret it; and I have heard it said about you, that when you hear a dream you can interpret it."
and the thin ears swallowed the seven good ears. Then I told it to the magicians, but there was no one who could explain it to me."
So Pharaoh said to Joseph, "Since God has informed you of all this, there is no one so discerning and wise as you are.
Thus Joseph stored up grain in great abundance like the sand of the sea, until he stopped measuring it, for it was beyond measure.
But they said, "Your servants are twelve brothers in all, the sons of one man in the land of Canaan; and behold, the youngest is with our father today, and one is no longer alive."
'We are twelve brothers, sons of our father; one is no longer alive, and the youngest is with our father today in the land of Canaan.'
Their father Jacob said to them, "You have bereaved me of my children: Joseph is no more, and Simeon is no more, and you would take Benjamin; all these things are against me."
"But we said, 'We cannot go down. If our youngest brother is with us, then we will go down; for we cannot see the man's face unless our youngest brother is with us.'
"For the famine has been in the land these two years, and there are still five years in which there will be neither plowing nor harvesting.
They said to Pharaoh, "We have come to sojourn in the land, for there is no pasture for your servants' flocks, for the famine is severe in the land of Canaan. Now, therefore, please let your servants live in the land of Goshen."
Now there was no food in all the land, because the famine was very severe, so that the land of Egypt and the land of Canaan languished because of the famine.