After this, Joseph sent for his father Jacob and his whole family,1 seventy-five in all.2
Then Jacob went down to Egypt, where he and our fathers died.3
Their bodies were brought back to Shechem and placed in the tomb that Abraham had bought from the sons of Hamor at Shechem for a certain sum of money.4
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