Parallel Bible results for Genesis 40:1-6

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Genesis 40:1-6

BBE 1 Now after these things the chief servant who had the care of the wine, and the chief bread-maker in Pharaoh's house, did something against Pharaoh's orders; NIV 1 Some time later, the cupbearer and the baker of the king of Egypt offended their master, the king of Egypt. BBE 2 And Pharaoh was angry with his two servants, with the chief wine-servant and the chief bread-maker; NIV 2 Pharaoh was angry with his two officials, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker, BBE 3 And he put them in prison under the care of the captain of the army, in the same prison where Joseph himself was shut up. NIV 3 and put them in custody in the house of the captain of the guard, in the same prison where Joseph was confined. BBE 4 And the captain put them in Joseph's care, and he did what was needed for them; and they were kept in prison 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, BBE 5 And these two had a dream on the same night; the chief wine-servant and the chief bread-maker of the king of Egypt, who were in prison, the two of them had dreams with a special sense. 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. BBE 6 And in the morning when Joseph came to them he saw that they were looking sad. NIV 6 When Joseph came to them the next morning, he saw that they were dejected.