Genesis 47:29-31 NIV

29 When the time drew near for Israel1 to die,2 he called for his son Joseph and said to him, "If I have found favor in your eyes,3 put your hand under my thigh4 and promise that you will show me kindness5 and faithfulness.6 Do not bury me in Egypt,

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30 but when I rest with my fathers,7 carry me out of Egypt and bury me where they are buried."8 "I will do as you say," he said.

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31 "Swear to me,"9 he said. Then Joseph swore to him,10 and Israel11 worshiped as he leaned on the top of his staff.a12

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    • d 47:31 - Or "Israel bowed down at the head of his bed"