New International Version
The LORD was with Joseph so that he prospered, and he lived in the house of his Egyptian master.
King James Bible
And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jehovah was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian.
World English Bible
Yahweh was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man. He was in the house of his master the Egyptian.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jehovah is with Joseph, and he is a prosperous man, and he is in the house of his lord the Egyptian,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
An officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard - Mr. Ainsworth, supposing that his office merely consisted in having charge of the king's prisoners, calls Potiphar provost marshal! See Clarke on Genesis 37:36 (note), See Clarke on Genesis 40:3 (note).
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'And Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, a place where the king's prisoners were bound: and he was there in the prison. But the Lord was with Joseph, and showed him mercy, and gave him favour in the sight of the keeper of the prison. And the keeper of the prison committed to Joseph's hand all the prisoners that were in the prison; and whatsoever they did there, he was the doer of it. The keeper of the prison looked not to any thing that was under his hand; because the Lord was …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Seventh Sunday after Trinity Exhortation to Resist Sin.
"Because the patriarchs were jealous of Joseph, they sold him as a slave into Egypt. But God was with him
God was with the boy as he grew up. He lived in the desert and became an archer.
When his master saw that the LORD was with him and that the LORD gave him success in everything he did,
the LORD was with him; he showed him kindness and granted him favor in the eyes of the prison warden.
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.
So the LORD was with Joshua, and his fame spread throughout the land.
1 Samuel 3:19
The LORD was with Samuel as he grew up, and he let none of Samuel's words fall to the ground.
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