New Living Translation
Then he sent someone to Egypt ahead of them--Joseph, who was sold as a slave.
King James Bible
He sent a man before them, even Joseph, who was sold for a servant:
Darby Bible Translation
He sent a man before them: Joseph was sold for a bondman.
World English Bible
He sent a man before them. Joseph was sold for a slave.
Young's Literal Translation
He hath sent before them a man, For a servant hath Joseph been sold.
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LibraryThe King Hath Brought Me into his Store-Chambers; we Will Exult and be Glad in Thee, Remembering Thy Breasts Better than Wine; the Upright Love Thee.
The soul has no sooner manifested her desire to pass by all creatures that it may run to Him, than, to recompense her for a love already somewhat purified, He causes her to enter into his divine store-chambers. This is a greater grace than any she has hitherto received, for it is a transient union in the powers. When the heart of a man displays sufficient fidelity to be willing to dispense with all the gifts of God that it may reach God himself, He takes pleasure in showering upon it a profusion …
Madame Guyon—Song of Songs of Solomon
Joseph, the Prime Minister
How God Works in the Hearts of Men.
"These patriarchs were jealous of their brother Joseph, and they sold him to be a slave in Egypt. But God was with him
So when the Ishmaelites, who were Midianite traders, came by, Joseph's brothers pulled him out of the cistern and sold him to them for twenty pieces of silver. And the traders took him to Egypt.
Meanwhile, the Midianite traders arrived in Egypt, where they sold Joseph to Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, the king of Egypt. Potiphar was captain of the palace guard.
When Joseph was taken to Egypt by the Ishmaelite traders, he was purchased by Potiphar, an Egyptian officer. Potiphar was captain of the guard for Pharaoh, the king of Egypt.
But don't be upset, and don't be angry with yourselves for selling me to this place. It was God who sent me here ahead of you to preserve your lives.
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