your brothers and well with the flocks. And bring me word again. And he sent him out of the valley of Hebron, and he came to Shechem.
this pit in the wilderness, and lay no hand upon him (in order to
rescue him out of their hands, to deliver him to his father
eyes, and looked. And behold, a company of Ishmaelites came
from Gilead, with their camels bearing spices and balm and
myrrh, going to carry it down to Egypt.
Joseph and took him out of the pit, and sold Joseph to the
Ishmaelites for twentypieces of silver. And they brought Joseph
him. But he refused to be comforted. And he said, For I will go down into the grave to my son mourning. And his father wept for him.
So Joseph\u2019s brothers hated him and wanted to kill Him, but the
Lord still had plans for Joseph. Joseph was sold to a merchant
caravan and taken to Egypt to be sold as a slave. While there
he became a servant and was unjustly sent to prison. What
was meant for evil, God used for His own purposes. While
there Joseph went through many trials and God refined his
character. I won\u2019t go into detail on that, but I would encourage
you to read the several chapters in Genesis that relate to this
story. I will skip to chapter 45: 4 \u2013 7.
And now do not be grieved, nor angry with yourselves
that you sold me here. For God sent me before you to
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