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 50:24
 50:25
50:24 Joseph said to his close family, 'I am dying. God is sure to grant you special providence and bring you out of this land, to the land that he swore to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.'
Vayomer Yosef el-echav anochi met v'Elohim pakod yifkod etchem vehe'elah etchem min-ha'arets hazot el-ha'arets asher nishba le-Avraham le-Yitschak ule-Ya'akov.
50:25 Joseph then bound the Israelites by an oath: 'When God grants you [this] special providence, you must bring my remains out of this place.'
Vayashba Yosef et-beney Yisra'el lemor pakod yifkod Elohim etchem veha'alitem et-atsmotay mizeh.



Commentary:

close family
  Literally, 'brothers.'

special providence
  See Genesis 21:1.





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