Parallel Bible results for Genesis 40

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Genesis 40

TNIV 1 Some time later, the cupbearer and the baker of the king of Egypt offended their master, the king of Egypt. NIV 1 Some time later, the cupbearer and the baker of the king of Egypt offended their master, the king of Egypt. TNIV 2 Pharaoh was angry with his two officials, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker, NIV 2 Pharaoh was angry with his two officials, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker, TNIV 3 and put them in custody in the house of the captain of the guard, in the same prison where Joseph was confined. NIV 3 and put them in custody in the house of the captain of the guard, in the same prison where Joseph was confined. TNIV 4 The captain of the guard assigned them to Joseph, and he attended them. After they had been in custody for some time, NIV 4 The captain of the guard assigned them to Joseph, and he attended them. After they had been in custody for some time, TNIV 5 each of the two men--the cupbearer and the baker of the king of Egypt, who were being held in prison--had a dream the same night, and each dream had a meaning of its own. NIV 5 each of the two men--the cupbearer and the baker of the king of Egypt, who were being held in prison--had a dream the same night, and each dream had a meaning of its own. TNIV 6 When Joseph came to them the next morning, he saw that they were dejected. NIV 6 When Joseph came to them the next morning, he saw that they were dejected. TNIV 7 So he asked Pharaoh's officials who were in custody with him in his master's house, "Why do you look so sad today?" NIV 7 So he asked Pharaoh's officials who were in custody with him in his master's house, "Why are your faces so sad today?" TNIV 8 "We both had dreams," they answered, "but there is no one to interpret them." Then Joseph said to them, "Do not interpretations belong to God? Tell me your dreams." NIV 8 "We both had dreams," they answered, "but there is no one to interpret them." Then Joseph said to them, "Do not interpretations belong to God? Tell me your dreams." TNIV 9 So the chief cupbearer told Joseph his dream. He said to him, "In my dream I saw a vine in front of me, NIV 9 So the chief cupbearer told Joseph his dream. He said to him, "In my dream I saw a vine in front of me, TNIV 10 and on the vine were three branches. As soon as it budded, it blossomed, and its clusters ripened into grapes. NIV 10 and on the vine were three branches. As soon as it budded, it blossomed, and its clusters ripened into grapes. TNIV 11 Pharaoh's cup was in my hand, and I took the grapes, squeezed them into Pharaoh's cup and put the cup in his hand." NIV 11 Pharaoh's cup was in my hand, and I took the grapes, squeezed them into Pharaoh's cup and put the cup in his hand." TNIV 12 "This is what it means," Joseph said to him. "The three branches are three days. NIV 12 "This is what it means," Joseph said to him. "The three branches are three days. TNIV 13 Within three days Pharaoh will lift up your head and restore you to your position, and you will put Pharaoh's cup in his hand, just as you used to do when you were his cupbearer. NIV 13 Within three days Pharaoh will lift up your head and restore you to your position, and you will put Pharaoh's cup in his hand, just as you used to do when you were his cupbearer. TNIV 14 But when all goes well with you, remember me and show me kindness; mention me to Pharaoh and get me out of this prison. NIV 14 But when all goes well with you, remember me and show me kindness; mention me to Pharaoh and get me out of this prison. TNIV 15 I was forcibly carried off from the land of the Hebrews, and even here I have done nothing to deserve being put in a dungeon." NIV 15 For I was forcibly carried off from the land of the Hebrews, and even here I have done nothing to deserve being put in a dungeon." TNIV 16 When the chief baker saw that Joseph had given a favorable interpretation, he said to Joseph, "I too had a dream: On my head were three baskets of bread. NIV 16 When the chief baker saw that Joseph had given a favorable interpretation, he said to Joseph, "I too had a dream: On my head were three baskets of bread. TNIV 17 In the top basket were all kinds of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head." NIV 17 In the top basket were all kinds of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head." TNIV 18 "This is what it means," Joseph said. "The three baskets are three days. NIV 18 "This is what it means," Joseph said. "The three baskets are three days. TNIV 19 Within three days Pharaoh will lift off your head and impale your body on a pole. And the birds will eat away your flesh." NIV 19 Within three days Pharaoh will lift off your head and hang you on a tree. And the birds will eat away your flesh." TNIV 20 Now the third day was Pharaoh's birthday, and he gave a feast for all his officials. He lifted up the heads of the chief cupbearer and the chief baker in the presence of his officials: NIV 20 Now the third day was Pharaoh's birthday, and he gave a feast for all his officials. He lifted up the heads of the chief cupbearer and the chief baker in the presence of his officials: TNIV 21 He restored the chief cupbearer to his position, so that he once again put the cup into Pharaoh's hand-- NIV 21 He restored the chief cupbearer to his position, so that he once again put the cup into Pharaoh's hand, TNIV 22 but he impaled the chief baker, just as Joseph had said to them in his interpretation. NIV 22 but he hanged the chief baker, just as Joseph had said to them in his interpretation. TNIV 23 The chief cupbearer, however, did not remember Joseph; he forgot him. NIV 23 The chief cupbearer, however, did not remember Joseph; he forgot him.