New Living Translation
The LORD was with Joseph, so he succeeded in everything he did as he served in the home 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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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
39:2 Those that can separate us from all our friends, cannot deprive us of the gracious presence of our God. When Joseph had none of his relations with him, he had his God with him, even in the house of the Egyptian: Joseph was banished from his father's house, but the Lord was with him. It is God's presence with us that makes all we do prosperous. Those that would prosper, must therefore make God their friend; and those that do prosper, must therefore give God the praise.
ON the revival of science in the 16th century, some of the earliest conclusions at which philosophers arrived were found to be at variance with popular and long-established belief. The Ptolemaic system of astronomy, which had then full possession of the minds of men, contemplated the whole visible universe from the earth as the immovable centre of things. Copernicus changed the point of view, and placing the beholder in the sun, at once reduced the earth to an inconspicuous globule, a merely subordinate …
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"These patriarchs were jealous of their brother Joseph, and they sold him to be a slave in Egypt. But God was with him
And God was with the boy as he grew up in the wilderness. He became a skillful archer,
Potiphar noticed this and realized that the LORD was with Joseph, giving him success in everything he did.
But the LORD was with Joseph in the prison and showed him his faithful love. And the LORD made Joseph a favorite with the prison warden.
The warden had no more worries, because Joseph took care of everything. The LORD was with him and caused everything he did to succeed.
So the LORD was with Joshua, and his reputation spread throughout the land.
1 Samuel 3:19
As Samuel grew up, the LORD was with him, and everything Samuel said proved to be reliable.
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