Genesis 43:21
Good News Translation
When we set up camp on the way home, we opened our sacks, and each man found his money in the top of his sack--every bit of it. We have brought it back to you.

Contemporary English Version
But when we stopped for the night, we each found in our grain sacks the exact amount we had paid. We have brought that money back,

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when we had bought, and were come to the inn, we opened our sacks, and found our money in the mouths of the sacks: which we have now brought again in the same weight.

New American Bible
But when we arrived at a night’s encampment and opened our bags, there was each man’s money in the mouth of his bag—our money in the full amount! We have now brought it back.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And when we had bought, and were come to the inn, we opened our sacks, and found our money in the mouths of the sacks: which we have now brought again in the same weight.

we came.

Genesis 42:27-35 And one of them opening his sack, to give his beast provender in the inn, saw the money in the sack's mouth, . . .

we have.

Genesis 43:12 And take with you double money, and carry back what you found in your sacks, lest perhaps it was done by mistake.

Romans 12:17 To no man rendering evil for evil. Providing good things, not only in the sight of God but also in the sight of all men.

Romans 13:8 Owe no man any thing, but to love one another. For he that loveth his neighbour hath fulfilled the law.

Hebrews 13:5,18 Let your manners be without covetousness, contented with such things as you have. For he hath said: I will not leave thee: neither will I forsake thee. . . .

1 Peter 2:12 Having your conversation good among the Gentiles: that whereas they speak against you as evildoers, they may, by the good works which they shall behold in you, glorify God in the day of visitation.

1 Peter 3:16 But with modesty and fear, having a good conscience: that whereas they speak evil of you, they may be ashamed who falsely accuse your good conversation in Christ.

Context
Joseph's Hospitality to His Brothers
20They said: Sir, we desire thee to hear us. We came down once before to buy food: 21And when we had bought, and were come to the inn, we opened our sacks, and found our money in the mouths of the sacks: which we have now brought again in the same weight.22And we have brought other money besides, to buy what we want: we cannot tell who put it in our bags.…
Cross References
Genesis 42:27
And one of them opening his sack, to give his beast provender in the inn, saw the money in the sack's mouth,

Genesis 42:35
When they had told this, they poured out their corn, and every man found his money tied in the mouth of his sack: and all being astonished together,

Genesis 43:12
And take with you double money, and carry back what you found in your sacks, lest perhaps it was done by mistake.

Genesis 43:15
So the men took the presents, and double money, and Benjamin: and went down into Egypt, and stood before Joseph.

Genesis 43:20
They said: Sir, we desire thee to hear us. We came down once before to buy food:

Genesis 43:22
And we have brought other money besides, to buy what we want: we cannot tell who put it in our bags.

Genesis 44:8
The money, that we found in the top of our sacks, we brought back to thee from the land of Chanaan: how then should it be that we should steal out of thy lord's house, gold or silver?

Additional Translations
But when we came to the place we stopped for the night, we opened our sacks and, behold, each of us found his silver in the mouth of his sack! It was the full amount of our money, and we have brought it back with us.And it came to pass, when we came to the inn, that we opened our sacks, and, behold, every man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight: and we have brought it again in our hand.

and it came to pass, when we came to the lodging-place, that we opened our sacks, and, behold, every man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight: and we have brought it again in our hand.

And it came to pass, when we came to unlade, and opened our sacks, there was also this money of each in his sack; we have now brought back our money by weight in our hands.

And it came to pass when we came to the inn, that we opened our sacks, and behold, [every] man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money according to its weight; and we have brought it again in our hand.

and it came to pass, when we came to the lodging place, that we opened our sacks, and, behold, every man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight: and we have brought it again in our hand.

And it came to pass, when we came to the inn, that we opened our sacks, and behold, every man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight: and we have brought it again in our hand.

When we came to the lodging place, we opened our sacks, and behold, each man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight. We have brought it back in our hand.

and it cometh to pass, when we have come in unto the lodging-place, and open our bags, that lo, each one's money is in the mouth of his bag, our money in its weight, and we bring it back in our hand;
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