Some time later, the king's cupbearer and baker offended their master, the king of Egypt.
Cross ReferencesGenesis 40:2
Pharaoh was angry with his two officers, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker,
both of these men--the Egyptian king's cupbearer and baker, who were being held in the prison--had a dream on the same night, and each dream had its own meaning.
Pharaoh's cup was in my hand, and I took the grapes, squeezed them into his cup, and placed the cup into his hand."
Within three days Pharaoh will lift up your head and restore your position. You will put Pharaoh's cup into his hand, just as you did when you were his cupbearer.
O Lord, may Your ear be attentive to the prayer of Your servant and to the prayers of Your servants who delight in reverence of Your name. Give Your servant success this day, I pray, and grant him mercy in the sight of this man." (For I was the cupbearer to the king.)
Chapter Outline1. The chief butler and baker of Pharaoh are also imprisoned.
5. Joseph interprets their dreams.
20. They are accomplished according to his interpretation.
23. The ingratitude of the butler, in forgetting Joseph.
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