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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  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

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