Bible: Gen 45:4-8

45:4 Joseph said to his brothers, “Come closer to me,” so they came near. Then he said, “I am Joseph your brother, whom you sold into Egypt. 45:5 Now, do not be upset and do not be angry with yourselves because you sold me here, 1  for God sent me 2  ahead of you to preserve life! 45:6 For these past two years there has been famine in 3  the land and for five more years there will be neither plowing nor harvesting. 45:7 God sent me 4  ahead of you to preserve you 5  on the earth and to save your lives 6  by a great deliverance. 45:8 So now, it is not you who sent me here, but God. He has made me an adviser 7  to Pharaoh, lord over all his household, and ruler over all the land of Egypt.
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