Children Of Israel in Egypt

Children Of Israel in EgyptJoseph and his brothers of that generation are died, the children of Israel increased abundantly and the land was fill with them. A new king not known to Joseph, started ruling the country, is very much jealous of  Israel population. he tried to trouble them in so many ways, the more they afflicted them, the more they multiplied and grew. The king made their lives bitter with hard bondage, and asked the mid-wives to kill new born male children but the mid-wives afraid of Israel’s God. The mid-wives were also blessed by the God, there after Pharaoh asked his people to cast all male child into the river and to save female child.

    ” Here Mid-wives feared to God and blessed by the God, so who ever fear to God will be blessed by the God, irrespective of Nation.”

                             ~ Exodus Chapter 1                                                                    

Death Of Israel

Jacob called all his sons, and blessed every one according to his

Death Of Israel

blessing he blessed them, and requested to bury him where his forefathers are buried. as per they request of Jacob he was buried in the land of Canaan. Joseph’s brothers prayed Joseph to forgive their sins and trespasses. Then Joseph wept and said it is the plan of God about our family. Joseph lived 110 years and saw Ephraims children and also of Manasseh. Joseph requested his brothers to carry up his bones from Egypt to the land which God swear to Abraham, Isaac, Jacob. Joseph died at the age of 110 years old, his brothers Embalmed him, and he was put in a coffin in Egypt. 

                                                   ~ Genesis Chapter 49,50

Jacob Blessed Pharaoh

Joseph introduced some of his brothers to Pharaoh, Pharaoh enquired about the occupation of the brothers of Joseph, and came to they are shepherds. Brothers of Joseph, requested Pharaoh to live in the land of Goshen, to get pasture for their flocks. Pharaoh gave a free hand to Joseph to select the place for their brothers in Egypt, further advised Joseph to appoint his brothers as rulers

over the cattle of Egypt if they have knowledge of the activity. 

                                 Joseph introduced his father Jacob to Pharaoh, Pharaoh enquired about the age of Jacob, Jacob replied his age was 130 years. Jacob blessed Pharaoh and went out from before Pharaoh. Joseph placed his father and brothers in the best of the land that is the land of Rameses, Joseph gave food to his father and his brothers according to their families. 
                                Money failed in the land of Egypt, people came to Joseph for bread, Joseph asked to surrender their cattle in exchange of bread, Joseph took position of cattle and feed them. once again the people came to Joseph for bread, this time Joseph asked to surrender their lands, they surrendered their lands and have taken bread. now entire land and cattle of the country are in the position of Pharaoh. Then Joseph asked to cultivate the land and pay 1/5th of the crop to the Pharaoh .
                               Israel lived 17th years in the land of Egypt, but don’t want to die in the land of Egypt, at the age of 147 years Israel called his son Joseph and prayed him not to bury in Egypt and bury me where my forefathers are burried. Israel asked to swear Joseph, Joseph swear to him.
                                                    ~ Genesis Chapter 47