Parallel Bible results for Genesis 37:31-36

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Genesis 37:31-36

NIV 31 Then they got Joseph's robe, slaughtered a goat and dipped the robe in the blood. NIV 31 Then they got Joseph's robe, slaughtered a goat and dipped the robe in the blood. NIV 32 They took the ornamented robe back to their father and said, "We found this. Examine it to see whether it is your son's robe." NIV 32 They took the ornamented robe back to their father and said, "We found this. Examine it to see whether it is your son's robe." NIV 33 He recognized it and said, "It is my son's robe! Some ferocious animal has devoured him. Joseph has surely been torn to pieces." NIV 33 He recognized it and said, "It is my son's robe! Some ferocious animal has devoured him. Joseph has surely been torn to pieces." NIV 34 Then Jacob tore his clothes, put on sackcloth and mourned for his son many days. NIV 34 Then Jacob tore his clothes, put on sackcloth and mourned for his son many days. NIV 35 All his sons and daughters came to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said, "in mourning will I go down to the grave to my son." So his father wept for him. NIV 35 All his sons and daughters came to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said, "in mourning will I go down to the grave to my son." So his father wept for him. NIV 36 Meanwhile, the Midianites sold Joseph in Egypt to Potiphar, one of Pharaoh's officials, the captain of the guard. NIV 36 Meanwhile, the Midianites sold Joseph in Egypt to Potiphar, one of Pharaoh's officials, the captain of the guard.