New American Standard Bible
He restored the chief cupbearer to his office, and he put the cup into Pharaoh's hand;
King James Bible
And he restored the chief butler unto his butlership again; and he gave the cup into Pharaoh's hand:
Darby Bible Translation
And he restored the chief of the cup-bearers to his office of cup-bearer again; and he gave the cup into Pharaoh's hand.
World English Bible
He restored the chief cupbearer to his position again, and he gave the cup into Pharaoh's hand;
Young's Literal Translation
and he putteth back the chief of the butlers to his butlership, and he giveth the cup into the hand of Pharaoh;
Genesis 40:21 Parallel
19th Sunday after Trinity. S. Matt. ix. 4. "Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts?" INTRODUCTION.--Thoughts are only thoughts! who is to beheld accountable for them? They are clouds blown about by fancy, taking various shapes. God is not so hard as to judge us for our thoughts; He will try us by what we have done, not by what we have dreamed. No garden is without weeds; there are tares in every cornfield. Who speak thus? Is it those who are conscientious and scrupulous to drive away evil thoughts? …
S. Baring-Gould—The Village Pulpit, Volume II. Trinity to Advent
Pharaoh was furious with his two officials, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker.
within three more days Pharaoh will lift up your head and restore you to your office; and you will put Pharaoh's cup into his hand according to your former custom when you were his cupbearer.
"And just as he interpreted for us, so it happened; he restored me in my office, but he hanged him."
"O Lord, I beseech You, may Your ear be attentive to the prayer of Your servant and the prayer of Your servants who delight to revere Your name, and make Your servant successful today and grant him compassion before this man." Now I was the cupbearer to the king.
Until the time that his word came to pass, The word of the LORD tested him.
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