Parallel Bible results for Genesis 40:1-8

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Genesis 40:1-8

NIV 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. NIV 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, NIV 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. NIV 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, 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. 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. NIV 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. 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?" 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?" 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." 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."