Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And told him, saying, Joseph is yet alive, and he is governor over all the land of Egypt. And Jacob's heart fainted, for he believed them not.


Bible References


Luke 24:34
saying, “The Lord has really risen and has appeared to Simon.”

And he is

Genesis 45:8
Now, therefore, it was not you who sent me here, but God; and He has made me a father to Pharaoh and lord of all his household and ruler over all the land of Egypt.
Psalm 105:21
He made him lord of his house
And ruler over all his possessions,

And jacob's

Genesis 37:35
Then all his sons and all his daughters arose to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. And he said, “Surely I will go down to Sheol in mourning for my son.” So his father wept for him.
Genesis 42:36
Their father Jacob said to them, “You have bereaved me of my children: Joseph is no more, and Simeon is no more, and you would take Benjamin; all these things are against me.”
Genesis 44:28
and the one went out from me, and I said, “Surely he is torn in pieces,” and I have not seen him since.
Jonah 2:7
“While I was fainting away,
I remembered the Lord,
And my prayer came to You,
Into Your holy temple.

He believed

Job 9:16
“If I called and He answered me,
I could not believe that He was listening to my voice.
Job 29:24
“I smiled on them when they did not believe,
And the light of my face they did not cast down.
Psalm 126:1
A Song of Ascents.
When the Lord brought back the captive ones of Zion,
We were like those who dream.
Luke 24:11
But these words appeared to them as nonsense, and they would not believe them.