Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the children of Joseph spake unto Joshua, saying, Why hast thou given me but one lot and one portion to inherit, seeing I am a great people, forasmuch as the LORD hath blessed me hitherto?

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One lot

Genesis 48:22
Moreover I have given to thee one portion above thy brothers, which I took out of the hand of the Amorite with my sword and with my bow.
Numbers 26:34
These are the families of Manasseh, and those who were numbered of them were fifty-two thousand and seven hundred.
Deuteronomy 33:13
And of Joseph he said, Blessed of LORD be his land, for the precious things of heaven, for the dew, and for the deep that couches beneath,

A great

Genesis 48:19
And his father refused, and said, I know, my son, I know. He also shall become a people, and he also shall be great. However, his younger brother shall be greater than he, and his seed shall become a multitude of nations.
Genesis 49:22
Joseph is a fruitful bough, a fruitful bough by a fountain, his branches run over the wall.

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Joshua 16:4
And the sons of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.