28 Now Jacob sent Judah ahead of him to Joseph to get directions to Goshen. When they arrived in the region of Goshen,

Read Genesis 46:28 Using Other Translations

And he sent Judah before him unto Joseph, to direct his face unto Goshen; and they came into the land of Goshen.
He had sent Judah ahead of him to Joseph to show the way before him in Goshen, and they came into the land of Goshen.
As they neared their destination, Jacob sent Judah ahead to meet Joseph and get directions to the region of Goshen. And when they finally arrived there,