Genesis 39:23
New International Version
The warden paid no attention to anything under Joseph’s care, because the LORD was with Joseph and gave him success in whatever he did.

New Living Translation
The warden had no more worries, because Joseph took care of everything. The LORD was with him and caused everything he did to succeed.

English Standard Version
The keeper of the prison paid no attention to anything that was in Joseph’s charge, because the LORD was with him. And whatever he did, the LORD made it succeed.

Berean Study Bible
The warden did not concern himself with anything under Joseph’s care, because the LORD was with Joseph and gave him success in whatever he did.

King James Bible
The keeper of the prison looked not to any thing that was under his hand; because the LORD was with him, and that which he did, the LORD made it to prosper.

New King James Version
The keeper of the prison did not look into anything that was under Joseph’s authority, because the LORD was with him; and whatever he did, the LORD made it prosper.

New American Standard Bible
The warden of the prison did not supervise anything under Joseph’s authority, because the LORD was with him; and, the LORD made whatever he did prosper.

NASB 1995
The chief jailer did not supervise anything under Joseph’s charge because the LORD was with him; and whatever he did, the LORD made to prosper.

NASB 1977
The chief jailer did not supervise anything under Joseph’s charge because the LORD was with him; and whatever he did, the LORD made to prosper.

Amplified Bible
The warden paid no attention to anything that was in Joseph’s care because the LORD was with him; whatever Joseph did, the LORD made to prosper.

Christian Standard Bible
The warden did not bother with anything under Joseph’s authority, because the LORD was with him, and the LORD made everything that he did successful.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The warden did not bother with anything under Joseph’s authority, because the LORD was with him, and the LORD made everything that he did successful.

American Standard Version
The keeper of the prison looked not to anything that was under his hand, because Jehovah was with him; and that which he did, Jehovah made it prosper.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the Chief of the prisoners did not see anything in his hand, because LORD JEHOVAH was with him, and LORD JEHOVAH prospered everything that he was doing.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Because of him the chief keeper of the prison knew nothing, for all things were in the hand of Joseph, because the Lord was with him; and whatever things he did, the Lord made them to prosper in his hands.

Contemporary English Version
The jailer did not worry about anything, because the LORD was with Joseph and made him successful in all that he did.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Neither did he himself know any thing, having committed all things to him: for the Lord was with him, and made all that he did to prosper.

English Revised Version
The keeper of the prison looked not to any thing that was under his hand, because the LORD was with him; and that which he did, the LORD made it to prosper.

Good News Translation
The jailer did not have to look after anything for which Joseph was responsible, because the LORD was with Joseph and made him succeed in everything he did.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The warden paid no attention to anything under Joseph's care because the LORD was with Joseph and made whatever he did successful.

International Standard Version
The prison warden did not have to worry about anything under Joseph's care, because the LORD was with him. That's why Joseph prospered in everything he did.

JPS Tanakh 1917
The keeper of the prison looked not to any thing that was under his hand, because the LORD was with him; and that which he did, the LORD made it to prosper.

Literal Standard Version
the chief of the round-house does not see anything under his hand, because YHWH [is] with him, and that which he is doing YHWH is causing to prosper.

NET Bible
The warden did not concern himself with anything that was in Joseph's care because the LORD was with him and whatever he was doing the LORD was making successful.

New Heart English Bible
The keeper of the prison paid no attention to anything that was under his supervision, because the LORD was with him; and whatever he did the LORD made it succeed.

World English Bible
The keeper of the prison didn't look after anything that was under his hand, because Yahweh was with him; and that which he did, Yahweh made it prosper.

Young's Literal Translation
the chief of the round-house seeth not anything under his hand, because Jehovah is with him, and that which he is doing Jehovah is causing to prosper.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Joseph Falsely Imprisoned
22And the warden put all the prisoners under Joseph’s care, so that he was responsible for all that was done in the prison. 23The warden did not concern himself with anything under Joseph’s care, because the LORD was with Joseph and gave him success in whatever he did.

Cross References
Genesis 39:2
And the LORD was with Joseph, and he became a successful man, serving in the household of his Egyptian master.

Genesis 39:3
When his master saw that the LORD was with him and made him prosper in all he did,

Genesis 39:8
But he refused. "Look," he said to his master's wife, "with me here, my master does not concern himself with anything in his house, and he has entrusted everything he owns to my care.

Genesis 39:20
So Joseph's master took him and had him thrown into the prison where the king's prisoners were confined. While Joseph was there in the prison,


Treasury of Scripture

The keeper of the prison looked not to any thing that was under his hand; because the LORD was with him, and that which he did, the LORD made it to prosper.

keeper.

Genesis 40:3,4
And he put them in ward in the house of the captain of the guard, into the prison, the place where Joseph was bound…

because.

Genesis 39:2,3
And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian…

Genesis 49:23,24
The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and hated him: …

1 Samuel 2:30
Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
The warden
שַׂ֣ר (śar)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 8269: Chieftain, chief, ruler, official, captain, prince

did not
אֵ֣ין ׀ (’ên)
Adverb
Strong's 369: A non-entity, a negative particle

concern himself
רֹאֶ֤ה (rō·’eh)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 7200: To see

with anything
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

under Joseph’s authority,
בְּיָד֔וֹ (bə·yā·ḏōw)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 3027: A hand

because
בַּאֲשֶׁ֥ר (ba·’ă·šer)
Preposition-b | Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

the LORD
יְהוָ֖ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

was with him
אִתּ֑וֹ (’it·tōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's 854: Nearness, near, with, by, at, among

and gave him success
מַצְלִֽיחַ׃ (maṣ·lî·aḥ)
Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 6743: To push forward

in whatever
וַֽאֲשֶׁר־ (wa·’ă·šer-)
Conjunctive waw | Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

he
ה֥וּא (hū)
Pronoun - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1931: He, self, the same, this, that, as, are

did.
עֹשֶׂ֖ה (‘ō·śeh)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make


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