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Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves that ye sold me here, for God sent me before you for life.
But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God thought it out unto good, to bring to pass that which we see this day, to give life to many people.
Come and let us sell him to the Ishmeelites and let not our hand be upon him; for he is our brother and our flesh. And his brethren were content.
And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him from the hands of the Ishmeelites, who had brought him down there.
Then Joseph said unto his brethren, Now come near to me, I pray you. And they came near. And he said, I am Joseph your brother, whom ye sold into Egypt.
And the patriarchs, moved with envy, sold Joseph into Egypt, but God was with him
But the angel of the Lord by night opened the prison doors and brought them forth and said,