So Joseph (A)found favor in his sight and [a]became his personal servant; and he made him overseer over his house, and (B)all that he owned he put in his [b]charge. It came about that from the time he made him overseer in his house and over all that he owned, the Lord (C)blessed the Egyptian’s house on account of Joseph; thus (D)the Lord’s blessing was upon all that he owned, in the house and in the field. So he left everything he owned in Joseph’s [c]charge; and with him there he did not [d]concern himself with anything except the [e]food which he [f]ate.

Now Joseph was (E)handsome in form and appearance.

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 39:4 Or ministered to him
  2. Genesis 39:4 Lit hand
  3. Genesis 39:6 Lit hand
  4. Genesis 39:6 Lit know
  5. Genesis 39:6 Lit bread
  6. Genesis 39:6 Or used to eat

Joseph found favor in his eyes(A) and became his attendant. Potiphar put him in charge of his household,(B) and he entrusted to his care everything he owned.(C) From the time he put him in charge of his household and of all that he owned, the Lord blessed the household(D) of the Egyptian because of Joseph.(E) The blessing of the Lord was on everything Potiphar had, both in the house and in the field.(F) So Potiphar left everything he had in Joseph’s care;(G) with Joseph in charge, he did not concern himself with anything except the food he ate.

Now Joseph was well-built and handsome,(H)

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