Genesis 45:7

Overview - Genesis 45
Joseph makes himself known to his brethren.
He comforts them in God's providence.
He sends for his father.
16 Pharaoh confirms it.
21 Joseph furnishes then for their journey, and exhorts them to concord.
25 Jacob is revived with the news.
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Genesis 45:7  (King James Version)
And God sent me before you to preserve you a posterity in the earth, and to save your lives by a great deliverance.

to preserve you a posterity
Hebrew to put for you a remnant.
to save.
Judges 15:18 ; 1 Chronicles 11:14 ; Psalms 18:50 ; 44:4 Acts 7:35