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And Esau ran to meet him, and embraced him, and fell on his neck, and kissed him: and they wept.

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Genesis 32:28
“Your name will no longer be Jacob,” He said. “It will be Israel because you have struggled with God and with men and have prevailed.”
Genesis 43:30
Joseph hurried out because he was overcome with emotion for his brother, and he was about to weep. He went into an inner room to weep.
Genesis 45:2
But he wept so loudly that the Egyptians heard it, and also Pharaoh’s household heard it.
Job 2:12
When they looked from a distance, they could barely recognize him. They wept aloud, and each man tore his robe and threw dust into the air and on his head.
Nehemiah 1:11
Please, Lord, let Your ear be attentive to the prayer of Your servant and to that of Your servants who delight to revere Your name. Give Your servant success today, and have compassion on him in the presence of this man.

At the time, I was the king’s cupbearer.
Psalm 34:4
I sought the Lord, and He answered me
and delivered me from all my fears.
Proverbs 16:7
When a man’s ways please the Lord,
He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.
Proverbs 21:1
A king’s heart is like streams of water in the Lord’s hand:
He directs it wherever He chooses.

Fell on

Genesis 45:14
Then Joseph threw his arms around Benjamin and wept, and Benjamin wept on his shoulder.
Genesis 46:29
Joseph hitched the horses to his chariot and went up to Goshen to meet his father Israel. Joseph presented himself to him, threw his arms around him, and wept for a long time.
Luke 15:20
So he got up and went to his father. But while the son was still a long way off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion. He ran, threw his arms around his neck, and kissed him.
Acts 20:37
There was a great deal of weeping by everyone. They embraced Paul and kissed him,

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Genesis 45:14
Then Joseph threw his arms around Benjamin and wept, and Benjamin wept on his shoulder.

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