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come unto Ephrath: and I buried her there in the way of Ephrath; the
same is Bethlehem.
GEN 48:8 And Israel beheld Joseph's sons, and said, Who are these?
GEN 48:9 And Joseph said unto his father, They are my sons, whom God
hath given me in this place. And he said, Bring them, I pray thee, unto
me, and I will bless them.
GEN 48:10 Now the eyes of Israel were dim for age, so that he could not
see. And he brought them near unto him; and he kissed them, and embraced
GEN 48:11 And Israel said unto Joseph, I had not thought to see thy
face: and, lo, God hath shewed me also thy seed.
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