|Overview - Genesis 46|
|1||Jacob is comforted by God at Beer-sheba.|
|5||Thence he with his company goes into Egypt.|
|8||The number of his family that went into Egypt.|
|28||Joseph meets Jacob.|
|31||He instructs his brethren how to answer Pharaoh.|
Genesis 46:28 (King James Version)
And he sent Judah before him unto Joseph, to direct his face unto Goshen; and they came into the land of Goshen.
- 43:8 44:16-34 49:8
- to direct
- Goshen seems to have been a city, after which the land of Goshen was called
- The LXX. render it by [Heroonpolis,] Heroonpolis, "city of Heroon;" which by some writers is simply called Heroum, and is by the ancient geographers placed in the eastern part of Egypt, not far from the Arabian Gulf.
- 34 ; 45:10 47:1