Parallel Bible results for Genesis 46:23-33

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Genesis 46:23-33

BBE 23 And the son of Dan was Hushim. NIV 23 The son of Dan: Hushim. BBE 24 And the sons of Naphtali: Jahzeel and Guni and Jezer and Shillem. NIV 24 The sons of Naphtali: Jahziel, Guni, Jezer and Shillem. BBE 25 These were the children of Bilhah, whom Laban gave to his daughter Rachel, seven persons. NIV 25 These were the sons born to Jacob by Bilhah, whom Laban had given to his daughter Rachel--seven in all. BBE 26 All the persons who came with Jacob into Egypt, the offspring of his body, were sixty-six, without taking into account the wives of Jacob's sons. NIV 26 All those who went to Egypt with Jacob--those who were his direct descendants, not counting his sons' wives--numbered sixty-six persons. BBE 27 And the sons of Joseph whom he had in Egypt were two. Seventy persons of the family of Jacob came into Egypt. NIV 27 With the two sons who had been born to Joseph in Egypt, the members of Jacob's family, which went to Egypt, were seventy in all. BBE 28 Now he had sent Judah before him to Goshen, to get word from Joseph; and so they came to the land of Goshen. NIV 28 Now Jacob sent Judah ahead of him to Joseph to get directions to Goshen. When they arrived in the region of Goshen, BBE 29 And Joseph got his carriage ready and went to Goshen for the meeting with his father; and when he came before him, he put his arms round his neck, weeping. NIV 29 Joseph had his chariot made ready and went to Goshen to meet his father Israel. As soon as Joseph appeared before him, he threw his arms around his father and wept for a long time. BBE 30 And Israel said to Joseph, Now that I have seen you living again, I am ready for death. NIV 30 Israel said to Joseph, "Now I am ready to die, since I have seen for myself that you are still alive." BBE 31 And Joseph said to his brothers and to his father's people, I will go and give the news to Pharaoh, and say to him, My brothers and my father's people, from the land of Canaan, have come to me; NIV 31 Then Joseph said to his brothers and to his father's household, "I will go up and speak to Pharaoh and will say to him, 'My brothers and my father's household, who were living in the land of Canaan, have come to me. BBE 32 And these men are keepers of sheep and owners of cattle, and have with them their flocks and their herds and all they have. NIV 32 The men are shepherds; they tend livestock, and they have brought along their flocks and herds and everything they own.' BBE 33 Now when Pharaoh sends for you and says, What is your business? NIV 33 When Pharaoh calls you in and asks, 'What is your occupation?'