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Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that you sold me here: for God did send me before you to preserve life.
But as for you, you thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save many people alive.
Come, and let us sell him to the Ishmaelites, and let not our hand be upon him; for he is our brother and our flesh. And his brothers were content.
And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmaelites, who had brought him down there.
And Joseph said unto his brothers, Come near to me, I pray you. And they came near. And he said, I am Joseph your brother, whom you 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,