Genesis 50:21

21 So then, don’t be afraid. I will provide for you and your children.” And he reassured them and spoke kindly to them.

Genesis 50:21 in Other Translations

KJV
21 Now therefore fear ye not: I will nourish you, and your little ones. And he comforted them, and spake kindly unto them.
ESV
21 So do not fear; I will provide for you and your little ones." Thus he comforted them and spoke kindly to them.
NLT
21 No, don’t be afraid. I will continue to take care of you and your children.” So he reassured them by speaking kindly to them.
MSG
21 Easy now, you have nothing to fear; I'll take care of you and your children." He reassured them, speaking with them heart-to-heart.
CSB
21 Therefore don't be afraid. I will take care of you and your little ones." And he comforted them and spoke kindly to them.

Genesis 50:21 In-Context

19 But Joseph said to them, “Don’t be afraid. Am I in the place of God?
20 You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives.
21 So then, don’t be afraid. I will provide for you and your children.” And he reassured them and spoke kindly to them.
22 Joseph stayed in Egypt, along with all his father’s family. He lived a hundred and ten years
23 and saw the third generation of Ephraim’s children. Also the children of Makir son of Manasseh were placed at birth on Joseph’s knees.

Cross References 2

  • 1. S Genesis 45:11; Genesis 47:12
  • 2. S Genesis 34:3; Ephesians 4:32
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