Genesis 45:5

Now don't be grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that you sold me here, for God sent me before you to preserve life.

Alternate Versions of Genesis 45-5

A Conservative Version: Genesis 45:5
And now be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me here, for God sent me before you to preserve life.

American Standard Version: Genesis 45:5
And now be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me hither: for God did send me before you to preserve life.

Bible in Basic English: Genesis 45:5
Now do not be troubled or angry with yourselves for sending me away, because God sent me before you to be the saviour of your lives.

Darby English Bible: Genesis 45:5
And now, be not grieved, and be not angry with yourselves, that ye sold me hither, for God sent me before you to preserve life.

King James Version: Genesis 45:5
Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me hither: for God did send me before you to preserve life.

King James Version (UK): Genesis 45:5
Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that all of you sold me here for God did send me before you to preserve life.

Webster's: Genesis 45:5
Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me hither; for God sent me before you to preserve life.

Youngs Literal Translation: Genesis 45:5
and now, be not grieved, nor let it be displeasing in your eyes that ye sold me hither, for to preserve life hath God sent me before you.

Verses Related to Genesis 45-5

Genesis 47:23
Then Joseph said to the people, "Behold, I have bought you and your land today for Pharaoh. Behold, here is seed for you, and you shall sow the land.

Genesis 47:25
They said, "You have saved our lives! Let us find favor in the sight of my lord, and we will be Pharaoh's servants."

Genesis 50:20
As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save many people alive.

1 Samuel 1:19
They rose up in the morning early, and worshiped before Yahweh, and returned, and came to their house to Ramah: and Elkanah knew Hannah his wife; and Yahweh remembered her.

1 Samuel 2:6
Yahweh kills, and makes alive: He brings down to Sheol, and brings up.

2 Samuel 12:12
For you did it secretly, but I will do this thing before all Israel, and before the sun.'"

2 Samuel 17:14
Absalom and all the men of Israel said, The counsel of Hushai the Archite is better than the counsel of Ahithophel. For Yahweh had ordained to defeat the good counsel of Ahithophel, to the intent that Yahweh might bring evil on Absalom.

Job 1:21
He said, "Naked I came out of my mother's womb, and naked shall I return there. Yahweh gave, and Yahweh has taken away. Blessed be the name of Yahweh."