Genesis 37:3

Overview - Genesis 37
Joseph is loved by Jacob, but hated by his brethren.
His dreams and the interpretation.
12 Jacob sends him to his brethren, who counsel to slay him.
21 At Reuben's desire they cast him into a pit;
25 and afterwards sell him to the Ishmaelites; while Ruben grieves at not finding him.
31 His coat, covered with blood, is sent to Jacob, who mourns him inordinately.
36 Joseph is brought to Egypt and sold to Potiphar.
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Genesis 37:3  (King James Version)
Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his children, because he was the son of his old age: and he made him a coat of many colours.

John 3:35 ; John 13:22 John 13:23


a coat
Genesis 37:23 Genesis 37:32 ; Judges 5:30 ; 2 Samuel 13:18 ; Psalms 45:13 Psalms 45:14 ; Ezekiel 16:16

{Kethoneth passim}, a coat made of stripes of different coloured cloth.