Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And now thy two sons, Ephraim and Manasseh, which were born unto thee in the land of Egypt before I came unto thee into Egypt, are mine; as Reuben and Simeon, they shall be mine.

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Two sons

Genesis 41:50
And to Joseph will be born two sons before the years of the famine will come: which Asenath, daughter of Poti-Pherah, priest of Ain, bare to him.
Genesis 46:20
And to Joseph will be born in the land of Egypt, whom Asenath will bear to him, the daughter of Poti-Phera, priest of Ain: Manasseh and Ephraim.
Joshua 13:7
And now divide this land in inheritance to the nine tribes and the half tribe of Manasseh,
Joshua 14:4
For the sons of Joseph shall be two tribes, Manasseh and Ephraim: and they gave not a portion to the Levites in the land except cities to dwell in and their pastures for their cattle, and for their possession.

Are mine

Leviticus 20:26
And, ye were holy to me: for I Jehovah am holy, and I will separate you from the nations to be to me.
Numbers 1:10
For the sons of Joseph: for Ephraim; Elishama, son of Ammihud. For Manasseh: Gamaliel, son of Pedahzur.
Numbers 26:28
The sons of Joseph, according to their families, Manasseh and Ephraim.
Isaiah 43:1
And now, thus said Jehovah creating thee, O Jacob, and forming thee, O Israel, Thou shalt not fear, for I redeemed thee; I called by thy name; thou art to me.
Ezekiel 16:8
And I shall pass by thee and see thee, and behold, thy time the time of loves; and I shall spread my wing over thee and cover thy nakedness: and I shall swear to thee, and come into covenant with thee, says the Lord Jehovah, and thou shalt be to me.
Malachi 3:17
And they were to me, said Jehovah of armies, for the day which I make wealth; and I spared for them as a man will spare for the son serving him.
2 Corinthians 6:18
And I will be to you for a Father, and ye shall be to me for sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.
Ephesians 1:5
Having determined us beforehand for adoption as a son by Jesus Christ to him, according to benevolence of his will,


1 Chronicles 5:1
And the sons of Reuben the first-born of Israel, (for he the firstborn; and in his defiling his father's bed, the birth-right was given to the sons of Joseph the son of Israel; and not to be enrolled for the birthright
Revelation 7:6
Of the tribe of Aser twelve thousand sealed. Of the tribe of Nepthalim twelve thousand sealed. Of the tribe of Manasses twelve thousand sealed.

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