Parallel Bible results for Genesis 47:27-31

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Genesis 47:27-31

NIV 27 Now the Israelites settled in Egypt in the region of Goshen. They acquired property there and were fruitful and increased greatly in number. NIV 27 Now the Israelites settled in Egypt in the region of Goshen. They acquired property there and were fruitful and increased greatly in number. NIV 28 Jacob lived in Egypt seventeen years, and the years of his life were a hundred and forty-seven. NIV 28 Jacob lived in Egypt seventeen years, and the years of his life were a hundred and forty-seven. NIV 29 When the time drew near for Israel to die, he called for his son Joseph and said to him, "If I have found favor in your eyes, put your hand under my thigh and promise that you will show me kindness and faithfulness. Do not bury me in Egypt, NIV 29 When the time drew near for Israel to die, he called for his son Joseph and said to him, "If I have found favor in your eyes, put your hand under my thigh and promise that you will show me kindness and faithfulness. Do not bury me in Egypt, NIV 30 but when I rest with my fathers, carry me out of Egypt and bury me where they are buried." "I will do as you say," he said. NIV 30 but when I rest with my fathers, carry me out of Egypt and bury me where they are buried." "I will do as you say," he said. NIV 31 "Swear to me," he said. Then Joseph swore to him, and Israel worshiped as he leaned on the top of his staff. NIV 31 "Swear to me," he said. Then Joseph swore to him, and Israel worshiped as he leaned on the top of his staff.