Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the name of the second called he Ephraim: For God hath caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.

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Bible References

Called he

Genesis 29:32
And Leah will conceive and will bring forth a son, and she will call his name Reuben: for she said that Jehovah saw my affliction, for now my husband will love me.
Genesis 30:6
And Rachel will say, God judged me and also heard my voice, and he will give to me a son; for this she called his name Dan.
Genesis 50:23
And Joseph will see sons to Ephraim of the third generation; also the sons of Machir, son of Manasseh, were brought forth upon Joseph's knees.


Genesis 48:16
The messenger redeeming me from all evil, shall bless the youths; and my name shall be called upon them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaak and they shall be increased into a multitude in the midst of the earth.
Genesis 49:22
Joseph a fruitful son, a fruitful son upon a fountain, the daughters mounting over a wall.
Isaiah 40:1
Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, will your God say

The land

Psalm 105:17
He sent a man before them, Joseph, for a servant was he sold:
Amos 6:6
Drinking wine in vases, and they will anoint with the chief of ointments: and they were not grieved for the breaking of Joseph.
Acts 7:10
And took him out of all his pressures, and gave him grace and wisdom before Pharaoh king of Egypt; and set him leader over Egypt and his whole house.

General references

Numbers 26:28
The sons of Joseph, according to their families, Manasseh and Ephraim.