Parallel Bible results for Genesis 48:2-12

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Genesis 48:2-12

NIV 2 When Jacob was told, "Your son Joseph has come to you," Israel rallied his strength and sat up on the bed. NIV 2 When Jacob was told, "Your son Joseph has come to you," Israel rallied his strength and sat up on the bed. NIV 3 Jacob said to Joseph, "God Almighty appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan, and there he blessed me NIV 3 Jacob said to Joseph, "God Almighty appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan, and there he blessed me NIV 4 and said to me, 'I am going to make you fruitful and will increase your numbers. I will make you a community of peoples, and I will give this land as an everlasting possession to your descendants after you.' NIV 4 and said to me, 'I am going to make you fruitful and will increase your numbers. I will make you a community of peoples, and I will give this land as an everlasting possession to your descendants after you.' NIV 5 "Now then, your two sons born to you in Egypt before I came to you here will be reckoned as mine; Ephraim and Manasseh will be mine, just as Reuben and Simeon are mine. NIV 5 "Now then, your two sons born to you in Egypt before I came to you here will be reckoned as mine; Ephraim and Manasseh will be mine, just as Reuben and Simeon are mine. NIV 6 Any children born to you after them will be yours; in the territory they inherit they will be reckoned under the names of their brothers. NIV 6 Any children born to you after them will be yours; in the territory they inherit they will be reckoned under the names of their brothers. NIV 7 As I was returning from Paddan, to my sorrow Rachel died in the land of Canaan while we were still on the way, a little distance from Ephrath. So I buried her there beside the road to Ephrath" (that is, Bethlehem). NIV 7 As I was returning from Paddan, to my sorrow Rachel died in the land of Canaan while we were still on the way, a little distance from Ephrath. So I buried her there beside the road to Ephrath" (that is, Bethlehem). NIV 8 When Israel saw the sons of Joseph, he asked, "Who are these?" NIV 8 When Israel saw the sons of Joseph, he asked, "Who are these?" NIV 9 "They are the sons God has given me here," Joseph said to his father. Then Israel said, "Bring them to me so I may bless them." NIV 9 "They are the sons God has given me here," Joseph said to his father. Then Israel said, "Bring them to me so I may bless them." NIV 10 Now Israel's eyes were failing because of old age, and he could hardly see. So Joseph brought his sons close to him, and his father kissed them and embraced them. NIV 10 Now Israel's eyes were failing because of old age, and he could hardly see. So Joseph brought his sons close to him, and his father kissed them and embraced them. NIV 11 Israel said to Joseph, "I never expected to see your face again, and now God has allowed me to see your children too." NIV 11 Israel said to Joseph, "I never expected to see your face again, and now God has allowed me to see your children too." NIV 12 Then Joseph removed them from Israel's knees and bowed down with his face to the ground. NIV 12 Then Joseph removed them from Israel's knees and bowed down with his face to the ground.