Genesis 50:16

“And they sent a messenger unto Joseph, saying, Thy father did command before he died, saying,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they sent a messenger vnto Ioseph, saying, Thy father did command before he died, saying,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So they sent {a message} to Joseph, saying, "Your father charged before he died, saying,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they sent a message unto Joseph, saying, Thy father did command before he died, saying,
- American Standard Version (1901)

So they sent word to Joseph, saying, Your father, before his death, gave us orders, saying,
- Basic English Bible

And they sent a messenger to Joseph, saying, Thy father commanded before he died, saying,
- Darby Bible

And they sent messengers to Joseph, saying, Thy father commanded before he died, saying,
- Webster's Bible

They sent a message to Joseph, saying, "Your father commanded before he died, saying,
- World English Bible

And they give a charge for Joseph, saying, `Thy father commanded before his death, saying,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And they sent a message unto Joseph, saying: 'Thy father did command before he died, saying:
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 50:16


50:16 Thy father did command - Thus in humbling ourselves to Christ by faith and repentance, we may plead that it is the command of his father and our father we should do so.


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