New Living Translation
And please remember me and do me a favor when things go well for you. Mention me to Pharaoh, so he might let me out of this place.
King James Bible
But think on me when it shall be well with thee, and shew kindness, I pray thee, unto me, and make mention of me unto Pharaoh, and bring me out of this house:
Darby Bible Translation
Only bear a remembrance with thee of me when it goes well with thee, and deal kindly, I pray thee, with me, and make mention of me to Pharaoh, and bring me out of this house;
World English Bible
But remember me when it will be well with you, and please show kindness to me, and make mention of me to Pharaoh, and bring me out of this house.
Young's Literal Translation
'Surely if thou hast remembered me with thee, when it is well with thee, and hast done (I pray thee) kindness with me, and hast made mention of me unto Pharaoh, then hast thou brought me out from this house,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
40:14 Think on me, when it shall be well with thee - Though the respect paid to Joseph, made the prison as easy to him as a prison could be, yet none can blame him to be desirous of liberty. See what a modest representation he makes of his own case. He doth not reflect upon his brethren that sold him, only saith, I was stolen out of the land of the Hebrews. Nor doth he reflect on the wrong done him in this imprisonment by his mistress that was his persecutor, and his master that was his judge, but mildly avers his own innocency. Here have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon - When we are called to vindicate ourselves, we should carefully avoid as much as may be speaking ill of others. Let us be content to prove ourselves innocent, and not fond of upbraiding others with their guilt.
Within three days Pharaoh will lift you up and restore you to your position as his chief cup-bearer.
Finally, the king's chief cup-bearer spoke up. "Today I have been reminded of my failure," he told Pharaoh.
"Now swear to me by the LORD that you will be kind to me and my family since I have helped you. Give me some guarantee that
1 Samuel 20:14
And may you treat me with the faithful love of the LORD as long as I live. But if I die,
1 Samuel 25:31
don't let this be a blemish on your record. Then your conscience won't have to bear the staggering burden of needless bloodshed and vengeance. And when the LORD has done these great things for you, please remember me, your servant!"
1 Kings 2:7
"Be kind to the sons of Barzillai of Gilead. Make them permanent guests at your table, for they took care of me when I fled from your brother Absalom.
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