Genesis 37:19
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New International Version
"Here comes that dreamer!" they said to each other.

King James Bible
And they said one to another, Behold, this dreamer cometh.

Darby Bible Translation
And they said one to another, Behold, there comes that dreamer!

World English Bible
They said one to another, "Behold, this dreamer comes.

Young's Literal Translation
And they say one unto another, 'Lo, this man of the dreams cometh;

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Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Behold, this dreamer cometh - בעל החלמות baal hachalomoth, this master of dreams, this master dreamer. A form of speech which conveys great contempt.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Behold. Simulated Irony: Where the words in question are used by man either in dissimulation or hypocrisy. For other instances of this figure see

2 Samuel 6:20 Then David returned to bless his household. And Michal the daughter of Saul came out to meet David, and said...

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Psalm 22:8 He trusted on the LORD that he would deliver him: let him deliver him, seeing he delighted in him.

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Isaiah 5:19 That say, Let him make speed, and hasten his work, that we may see it: and let the counsel of the Holy One of Israel draw near and come...

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Matthew 22:16 And they sent out to him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, Master, we know that you are true...

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Matthew 27:29 And when they had platted a crown of thorns, they put it on his head, and a reed in his right hand: and they bowed the knee before him...

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Matthew 27:40 And saying, You that destroy the temple, and build it in three days, save yourself. If you be the Son of God, come down from the cross.

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Matthew 27:42 He saved others; himself he cannot save. If he be the King of Israel, let him now come down from the cross, and we will believe him.

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Matthew 27:43 He trusted in God; let him deliver him now, if he will have him: for he said, I am the Son of God.

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Matthew 15:29 And Jesus departed from there, and came near to the sea of Galilee; and went up into a mountain, and sat down there.

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dreamer. Heb. master of dreams.

Genesis 37:5,11 And Joseph dreamed a dream, and he told it his brothers: and they hated him yet the more...

Genesis 28:12 And he dreamed, and behold a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven...

Genesis 49:23 The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and hated him:

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Joseph, the Prime Minister
'And Pharaoh said unto his servants, Can we find such a one as this is, a man in whom the Spirit of God is? And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, Forasmuch as God hath shewed thee all this, there is none so discreet and wise as thou art: Thou shalt be over my house, and according unto thy word shall all my people be ruled: only in the throne will I be greater than thou. And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, See, I have set thee over all the land of Egypt. And Pharaoh took off his ring from his hand, and put it upon
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Talmage -- a Bloody Monster
Thomas De Witt Talmage was born at Bound Brook, N.J., in 1832. For many years he preached to large and enthusiastic congregations at the Brooklyn Tabernacle. At one time six hundred newspapers regularly printed his sermons. He was a man of great vitality, optimistic by nature, and particularly popular with young people. His voice was rather high and unmusical, but his distinct enunciation and earnestness of manner gave a peculiar attraction to his pulpit oratory. His rhetoric has been criticized
Grenville Kleiser—The world's great sermons, Volume 8

Cross References
Genesis 37:18
But they saw him in the distance, and before he reached them, they plotted to kill him.

Genesis 37:20
"Come now, let's kill him and throw him into one of these cisterns and say that a ferocious animal devoured him. Then we'll see what comes of his dreams."

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