New International Version
Never mind about your belongings, because the best of all Egypt will be yours.'"
King James Bible
Also regard not your stuff; for the good of all the land of Egypt is yours.
Darby Bible Translation
And let not your eye regret your stuff; for the good of all the land of Egypt shall be yours.
World English Bible
Also, don't concern yourselves about your belongings, for the good of all of the land of Egypt is yours."
Young's Literal Translation
and your eye hath no pity on your vessels, for the good of all the land of Egypt is yours.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Regard not your stuff - Literally, Let not your eye spare your instruments or vessels. כליכם keleychem, a general term, in which may be included household furniture, agricultural utensils, or implements of any description. They were not to delay nor encumber themselves with articles which could be readily found in Egypt, and were not worth so long a carriage.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
regard not. Heb. let not your eye spare.
"And God has thus sent me before you to prepare for you a permanence on the earth and to save your lives by a great deliverance."--Genesis xlv., v. 7. In a time of effort, suffering and grief such as this country has never before known, it is well that we should have frequent occasions for a review of the position in which we stand for a strengthening of our sinews to continue the struggle in the spirit of the high and noble resolve which induced our participation in it. This week-end will be a …
B. N. Michelson—No. 4, Intersession
Gifts Received for the Rebellious
"You are also directed to tell them, 'Do this: Take some carts from Egypt for your children and your wives, and get your father and come.
So the sons of Israel did this. Joseph gave them carts, as Pharaoh had commanded, and he also gave them provisions for their journey.
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