Understanding the Scriptures
|Embalm, embalmed (vv. 2–3, 26)||Prepare for burial|
|Threshingfloor (v. 10)||Place to separate wheat grain from the stalks|
|Lamentation (v. 10)||Very sad words and weeping|
|Requite (v. 15)||Repay|
JST, Genesis 50:24–38
|Fruit of my/thy loins (vv. 24, 26–27, 30–31)||My/your descendants|
|Branch (vv. 24–25)||Group|
|Manifest (v. 25)||Known|
|Seer (vv. 26–27, 29–30, 33)||Prophet|
|Esteemed (v. 27)||Respected|
|Confounding, confounded (vv. 31, 33)||Overthrow or destroy|
|Laying down of contentions (v. 31)||Ending arguments|
|Preserve (v. 34)||Protect from destruction|
|Confirmed (v. 37)||Made certain|
Studying the Scriptures
Why Were They Worried?
Why do you think Joseph’s brothers did what they did in Genesis 50:14–21?
What Christlike example did Joseph set?
Identify the Elements of Joseph’s Prophecy
Find the Phrases
Who Is This Seer?
Identify the seer referred to in JST, Genesis 50:30–33, and explain what Joseph prophesied this seer would do.