Joseph’s Blessing Is To Be Separated From His Brothers

Genesis 49:26 The ablessings of thy father have prevailed above the blessings of my progenitors unto the butmost bound of the everlasting chills: they shall be on the head of dJoseph, and on the crown of the head of him that was separate from his brethren. Jacob blesses each of his sons which tells us a lot about them. Joseph he[…]

Saved By A Great Deliverance

Genesis 45:7 And God sent me before you to apreserve you a bposterity in the earth, and to save your lives by a great deliverance. God sent Joseph ahead of his family into Egypt to prepare and save them “by a great deliverance”.  Likewise, Christ was sent to earth to prepare and save us “by a great deliverance”. Joseph[…]

Seeing The Hand Of The Lord In All That Happens To Us

Genesis 45:5 Now therefore be not agrieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me hither: for God did bsend me before you to preserve life. Joseph could have been angry with his brothers for selling him into Egypt, but instead he forgave them and saw the hand of God in what they did. There are many times[…]

Joseph of Egypt’s Life Foreshadowed Christ’s In Many Ways

Genesis 37:2 These are the agenerations of Jacob. bJoseph, being seventeen years old, was feeding the flock with his brethren; and the lad was with the sons of Bilhah, and with the sons of Zilpah, his father’s wives: and Joseph brought unto his father their evil report. Even in the small and simple ways Joseph foreshadowed Christ. Joseph was a shepherd and Christ is[…]