Genesis 46:3-13 NLT

3 “I am God,a the God of your father,” the voice said. “Do not be afraid to go down to Egypt, for there I will make your family into a great nation.

References for Genesis 46:3

    • í 46:3 - Hebrew I am El.
      4 I will go with you down to Egypt, and I will bring you back again. You will die in Egypt, but Joseph will be with you to close your eyes.”
      5 So Jacob left Beersheba, and his sons took him to Egypt. They carried him and their little ones and their wives in the wagons Pharaoh had provided for them.
      6 They also took all their livestock and all the personal belongings they had acquired in the land of Canaan. So Jacob and his entire family went to Egypt—
      7 sons and grandsons, daughters and granddaughters—all his descendants.
      8 These are the names of the descendants of Israel—the sons of Jacob—who went to Egypt: Reuben was Jacob’s oldest son.
      9 The sons of Reuben were Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.
      10 The sons of Simeon were Jemuel, Jamin, Ohad, Jakin, Zohar, and Shaul. (Shaul’s mother was a Canaanite woman.)
      11 The sons of Levi were Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.
      12 The sons of Judah were Er, Onan, Shelah, Perez, and Zerah (though Er and Onan had died in the land of Canaan). The sons of Perez were Hezron and Hamul.
      13 The sons of Issachar were Tola, Puah,b Jashub,c and Shimron.

      References for Genesis 46:13

        • î 46:13 - As in Syriac version and Samaritan Pentateuch (see also 1 Chr 7:1 ); Hebrew reads Puvah.
        • ï 46:13 - As in some Greek manuscripts and Samaritan Pentateuch (see also Num 26:24; 1 Chr 7:1 ); Hebrew reads Iob.