Genesis 47:7-12 NIV

7 Then Joseph brought his father Jacob in and presented him1 before Pharaoh. After Jacob blesseda Pharaoh,2

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    • a 47:7 - Or "greeted"
      8 Pharaoh asked him, "How old are you?"
      9 And Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The years of my pilgrimage are a hundred and thirty.3 My years have been few and difficult,4 and they do not equal the years of the pilgrimage of my fathers.5"

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      10 Then Jacob blessedb Pharaoh6 and went out from his presence.

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        • b 47:10 - Or "said farewell to"
          11 So Joseph settled his father and his brothers in Egypt and gave them property in the best part of the land,7 the district of Rameses,8 as Pharaoh directed.

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          12 Joseph also provided his father and his brothers and all his father's household with food, according to the number of their children.9

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