Sentence Examples


  • The Reuben and Simeon which appear in it are not the characters which we meet in xxxiv., xxxv.
  • Joseph incurs the ill-will of his brethren because of Israel's partiality or because of his significant dreams. He is at Shechem or at Dothan; and when the brothers seek to slay him, Judah proposes that he should be sold to Ishmaelites, or Reuben suggests that he should be cast into a pit, where Midianites find and kidnap him (xxxvii., cf.
  • 14, 18) or of Reuben (xlii.
  • 1 seq., where the birthright (after Reuben was degraded) is explicitly conferred upon Joseph (Ephraim and Manasseh).
  • See Reuben T.
 

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