Genesis 37:1-7 NRS

1 Jacob settled in the land where his father had lived as an alien, the land of Canaan.
2 This is the story of the family of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was shepherding the flock with his brothers; he was a helper to the sons of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father's wives; and Joseph brought a bad report of them to their father.
3 Now Israel loved Joseph more than any other of his children, because he was the son of his old age; and he had made him a long robe with sleeves. a

References for Genesis 37:3

    • ú 37:3 - Traditional rendering (compare Gk): [a coat of many colors]; Meaning of Heb uncertain
      4 But when his brothers saw that their father loved him more than all his brothers, they hated him, and could not speak peaceably to him.
      5 Once Joseph had a dream, and when he told it to his brothers, they hated him even more.
      6 He said to them, "Listen to this dream that I dreamed.
      7 There we were, binding sheaves in the field. Suddenly my sheaf rose and stood upright; then your sheaves gathered around it, and bowed down to my sheaf."