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Summary

And when Joseph saw Benjamin with them, he said to the ruler of his house, Bring these men home, and slay, and make ready; for these men shall dine with me at noon.

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Bible References

The ruler

Genesis 43:19
And they came near to the steward of Joseph's house, and they spake unto him at the door of the house,
Genesis 15:2
And Abram said, O Lord Jehovah, what wilt thou give me, seeing I go childless, and he that shall be possessor of my house is Eliezer of Damascus?
Genesis 24:2
And Abraham said unto his servant, the elder of his house, that ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh.
Genesis 39:4
And Joseph found favor in his sight, and he ministered unto him: and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he had he put into his hand.
Genesis 44:1
And he commanded the steward of his house, saying, Fill the men's sacks with food, as much as they can carry, and put every man's money in his sack's mouth.

Slay

Genesis 21:8
And the child grew, and was weaned. And Abraham made a great feast on the day that Isaac was weaned.
Genesis 26:30
And he made them a feast, and they did eat and drink.
Genesis 31:54
And Jacob offered a sacrifice in the mountain, and called his brethren to eat bread: and they did eat bread, and tarried all night in the mountain.
1 Samuel 25:11
Shall I then take my bread, and my water, and my flesh that I have killed for my shearers, and give it unto men of whom I know not whence they are?
Proverbs 9:2
She hath killed her beasts; She hath mingled her wine; She hath also furnished her table:

General references

Genesis 43:25
And they made ready the present against Joseph's coming at noon: for they heard that they should eat bread there.
Genesis 44:32
For thy servant became surety for the lad unto my father, saying, If I bring him not unto thee, then shall I bear the blame to my father for ever.