King James Version
And the captain of the guard charged Joseph with them, and he served them: and they continued a season in ward.
Darby Bible Translation
And the captain of the life-guard appointed Joseph to them, that he should attend on them. And they were several days in custody.
World English Bible
The captain of the guard assigned them to Joseph, and he took care of them. They stayed in prison many days.
Young's Literal Translation
and the chief of the executioners chargeth Joseph with them, and he serveth them; and they are days in charge.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
And the captain of the guard charged Joseph with them, and he served them: and they continued a season in ward.Genesis 40:4 Parallel Commentaries
19th Sunday after Trinity. S. Matt. ix. 4. "Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts?" INTRODUCTION.--Thoughts are only thoughts! who is to beheld accountable for them? They are clouds blown about by fancy, taking various shapes. God is not so hard as to judge us for our thoughts; He will try us by what we have done, not by what we have dreamed. No garden is without weeds; there are tares in every cornfield. Who speak thus? Is it those who are conscientious and scrupulous to drive away evil thoughts? …
S. Baring-Gould—The Village Pulpit, Volume II. Trinity to Advent
An American Reformer
And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard.
And the keeper of the prison committed to Joseph's hand all the prisoners that were in the prison; and whatsoever they did there, he was the doer of it.
And he put them in ward in the house of the captain of the guard, into the prison, the place where Joseph was bound.
And they dreamed a dream both of them, each man his dream in one night, each man according to the interpretation of his dream, the butler and the baker of the king of Egypt, which were bound in the prison.
And he put them all together into ward three days.
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