Genesis 50:19
Good News Translation
But Joseph said to them, "Don't be afraid; I can't put myself in the place of God.

Contemporary English Version
But Joseph told them, "Don't be afraid! I have no right to change what God has decided.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he answered them: Fear not: can we resist the will of God?

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And he answered them: Fear not: can we resist the will of God?

fear not.

Genesis 45:5 Be not afraid, and let it not seem to you a hard case that you sold me into these countries: for God sent me before you into Egypt for your preservation.

Matthew 14:27 And immediately Jesus spoke to them, saying: Be of good heart: it is I, fear ye not.

Luke 24:37,38 But they being troubled and frightened, supposed that they saw a spirit. . . .

for am I.

Genesis 30:2 And Jacob being angry with her, answered: Am I as God, who hath deprived thee of the fruit of thy womb?

Deuteronomy 32:35 Revenge is mine, and I will repay them in due time, that their foot may slide: the day of destruction is at hand, and the time makes haste to come.

2 Kings 5:7 And when the king of Israel had read the letter, he rent his garments, and said: Am I God, to be able to kill and give life, that this man hath sent to me to heal a man of his leprosy? mark, and see how he seeketh occasions against me.

Job 34:19-29 Who accepteth not the persons of princes: nor hath regarded the tyrant, when he contended against the poor man: for all are the work of his hands. . . .

Romans 12:19 Revenge not yourselves, my dearly beloved; but give place unto wrath, for it is written: Revenge is mine, I will repay, saith the Lord.

Hebrews 10:30 For we know him that hath said: Vengeance belongeth to me, and I will repay. And again: The Lord shall judge his people.

Context
Joseph Comforts His Brothers
18And his brethren came to him; and worshipping prostrate on the ground, they said: We are thy servants. 19And he answered them: Fear not: can we resist the will of God?20You thought evil against me: but God turned it into good, that he might exalt me, as at present you see, and might save many people.…
Cross References
Genesis 50:18
And his brethren came to him; and worshipping prostrate on the ground, they said: We are thy servants.

Genesis 50:20
You thought evil against me: but God turned it into good, that he might exalt me, as at present you see, and might save many people.

Additional Translations
But Joseph replied, “Do not be afraid. Am I in the place of God?And Joseph said to them, Fear not: for am I in the place of God?

And Joseph said unto them, Fear not: for am I in the place of God?

And Joseph said to them, Fear not, for I am God's.

And Joseph said to them, Fear not: am I then in the place of God?

And Joseph said unto them, Fear not: for am I in the place of God?

And Joseph said to them, Fear not: for am I in the place of God?

Joseph said to them, "Don't be afraid, for am I in the place of God?

And Joseph saith unto them, 'Fear not, for am I in the place of God?
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