Genesis 39:4

“And Joseph found grace in his sight, and he served him: and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he had he put into his hand.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Ioseph found grace in his sight, and he serued him; and hee made him ouerseer ouer his house, and all that he had he put into his hand.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Joseph found favor in his sight and became his personal servant; and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he owned he put in his charge.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Joseph found favor in his sight, and he ministered unto him: and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he had he put into his hand.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And having a high opinion of Joseph as his servant, he made him the overseer of his house and gave him control over all he had.
- Basic English Bible

And Joseph found favour in his eyes, and attended on him; and he set him over his house, and all that he had he gave into his hand.
- Darby Bible

And Joseph found grace in his sight, and he served him: and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he had he put into his hand.
- Webster's Bible

Joseph found favor in his sight. He ministered to him, and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he had he put into his hand.
- World English Bible

and Joseph findeth grace in his eyes and serveth him, and he appointeth him over his house, and all that he hath he hath given into his hand.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Joseph found favour in his sight, and he ministered unto him. And he appointed him overseer over his house, and all that he had he put into his hand.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Genesis 39:4

  • IN THE OLD TEAST. IT SAYS SEVERAL TIMES, THAT THE PEOPLE SUCH AS NOAH &JOSEPH AND MANY OTHERS,
    FOUND GRACE IN HIS SIGHT. OK, BUT THE NEW TEAST. NEVER SAYS THAT, IT SAYS THEY AND US ARE GIVEN GRACE. GRACE IN HIS SIGHT IS THE QUESTION, WHY IN THE OLD BUT NEVER IN THE NEW????? THANKS

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