Joseph then gave orders to fill their containers with grain, return each man's money to his sack, and give them provisions for their journey. This order was carried out.
He said to his brothers, "My money has been returned! It's here in my bag." Their hearts sank. Trembling, they turned to one another and said, "What is this that God has done to us?"
As they began emptying their sacks, there in each man's sack was his bag of money! When they and their father saw their bags of money, they were afraid.
But the men were afraid because they were taken to Joseph's house. They said, "We have been brought here because of the money that was returned in our bags the first time. They intend to overpower us, seize us, make us slaves, and take our donkeys."
We have brought additional money with us to buy food. We don't know who put our money in the bags."
Then Joseph commanded his steward: "Fill the men's bags with as much food as they can carry, and put each one's money at the top of his bag.
Put my cup, the silver one, at the top of the youngest one's bag, along with his grain money." So he did as Joseph told him.
At the place where they lodged for the night, one of them opened his sack to get feed for his donkey, and he saw his money there at the top of the bag.
Take twice as much money with you. Return the money that was returned [to you] in the top of your bags. Perhaps it was a mistake.
The men took this gift, double the amount of money, and Benjamin. They made their way down to Egypt and stood before Joseph.
We even brought back to you from the land of Canaan the money we found at the top of our bags. How could we steal gold and silver from your master's house?
Joseph collected all the money to be found in the land of Egypt and the land of Canaan in exchange for the grain they were purchasing, and he brought the money to Pharaoh's house. When the money from the land of Egypt and the land of Canaan was gone, all the Egyptians came to Joseph and said, "Give us food. Why should we die here in front of you? The money is gone!"
When the money from the land of Egypt and the land of Canaan was gone, all the Egyptians came to Joseph and said, "Give us food. Why should we die here in front of you? The money is gone!"
But Joseph said, "Give me your livestock. Since the money is gone, I will give you food in exchange for your livestock."
When that year was over, they came the next year and said to him, "We cannot hide from our lord that the money is gone and that all our livestock belongs to our lord. There is nothing left for our lord except our bodies and our land.
the owner of the pit must give compensation; he must pay money to its owner, but the dead animal will become his.
then exchange it for money, take the money in your hand, and go to the place the Lord your God chooses.
Wail, you residents of the Hollow, for all the merchants will be silenced; all those loaded with silver will be cut off.
1 Kings 20:3
'Your silver and your gold are mine! And your best wives and children are mine as well!' "
1 Kings 20:5
The messengers then returned and said, "This is what Ben-hadad says: 'I have sent [messengers] to you, saying: Your silver, your gold, your wives, and your children you are to give to me.
"The silver and gold belong to Me"-the declaration of the Lord of Hosts.
May he live long! May gold from Sheba be given to him. May prayer be offered for him continually, and may he be blessed all day long.
Caravans of camels will cover your land- young camels of Midian and Ephah- all of them will come from Sheba. They will carry gold and frankincense and proclaim the praises of the Lord.
Entering the house, they saw the child with Mary His mother, and falling to their knees, they worshiped Him. Then they opened their treasures and presented Him with gifts: gold, frankincense, and myrrh.
After making a whip out of cords, He drove everyone out of the temple complex with their sheep and oxen. He also poured out the money changers' coins and overturned the tables.
So he threw the silver into the sanctuary and departed. Then he went and hanged himself.
The chief priests took the silver and said, "It's not lawful to put it into the temple treasury, since it is blood money."
After the priests had assembled with the elders and agreed on a plan, they gave the soldiers a large sum of money
So they took the money and did as they were instructed. And this story has been spread among Jewish people to this day.