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Some time later Joseph was told, "Your father is ill." So he took his two sons Manasseh and Ephraim along with him.
King James Bible
And it came to pass after these things, that one told Joseph, Behold, thy father is sick: and he took with him his two sons, Manasseh and Ephraim.
American Standard Version
And it came to pass after these things, that one said to Joseph, Behold, thy father is sick: and he took with him his two sons, Manasseh and Ephraim.
Young's Literal Translation
And it cometh to pass, after these things, that one saith to Joseph, 'Lo, thy father is sick;' and he taketh his two sons with him, Manasseh and Ephraim.
Genesis 48:1 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
One told Joseph, Behold, thy father is sick - He was ill before, and Joseph knew it; but it appears that a messenger had been now dispatched to inform Joseph that his father was apparently at the point of death.
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John 11:3 Therefore his sisters sent to him, saying, Lord, behold, he whom you love is sick.
his two sons.
Genesis 41:50-52 And to Joseph were born two sons before the years of famine came, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bore to him...
Genesis 46:20 And to Joseph in the land of Egypt were born Manasseh and Ephraim, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bore to him.
Genesis 50:23 And Joseph saw Ephraim's children of the third generation...
Job 42:16 After this lived Job an hundred and forty years, and saw his sons, and his sons' sons, even four generations.
Psalm 128:6 Yes, you shall see your children's children, and peace on Israel.
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Hebrews 11:21 By faith Jacob, when he was dying, blessed each of Joseph's sons, and worshiped as he leaned on the top of his staff.
Genesis 41:51 Joseph named his firstborn Manasseh and said, "It is because God has made me forget all my trouble and all my father's household."
Genesis 41:52 The second son he named Ephraim and said, "It is because God has made me fruitful in the land of my suffering."
Genesis 48:2 When Jacob was told, "Your son Joseph has come to you," Israel rallied his strength and sat up on the bed.
Genesis 48:5 "Now then, your two sons born to you in Egypt before I came to you here will be reckoned as mine; Ephraim and Manasseh will be mine, just as Reuben and Simeon are mine.
Joshua 14:4 for Joseph's descendants had become two tribes--Manasseh and Ephraim. The Levites received no share of the land but only towns to live in, with pasturelands for their flocks and herds.