Then Joseph could not restrain himself before all those who stood by him; and he cried, "Cause every man to go out from me!" And there stood no man with him while Joseph made himself known unto his brethren.
And he wept aloud, and the Egyptians and the house of Pharaoh heard.
And Joseph said unto his brethren, "I am Joseph. Doth my father yet live?" And his brethren could not answer him, for they were troubled at his presence.
And Joseph said unto his brethren, "Come near to me, I pray you." And they came near; and he said, "I am Joseph your brother, whom ye sold into Egypt.
Now therefore be not grieved nor angry with yourselves that ye sold me hither, for God sent me before you to preserve life.
For these two years hath the famine been in the land, and yet there are five years in which there shall neither be planting nor harvest.