Genesis 48:2

Someone told Jacob, and said, "Behold, your son Joseph comes to you," and Israel strengthened himself, and sat on the bed.

Alternate Versions of Genesis 48-2

A Conservative Version: Genesis 48:2
And it was reported to Jacob, saying, Behold, thy son Joseph comes to thee. And Israel strengthened himself, and sat upon the bed.

American Standard Version: Genesis 48:2
And one told Jacob, and said, Behold, thy son Joseph cometh unto thee: and Israel strengthened himself, and sat upon the bed.

Bible in Basic English: Genesis 48:2
And when they said to Jacob, Your son Joseph is coming to see you: then Israel, getting all his strength together, had himself lifted up in his bed.

Darby English Bible: Genesis 48:2
And one told Jacob and said, Behold, thy son Joseph is coming to thee. And Israel strengthened himself, and sat upon the bed.

King James Version: Genesis 48:2
And one told Jacob, and said, Behold, thy son Joseph cometh unto thee: and Israel strengthened himself, and sat upon the bed.

King James Version (UK): Genesis 48:2
And one told Jacob, and said, Behold, your son Joseph comes unto you and Israel strengthened himself, and sat upon the bed.

Webster's: Genesis 48:2
And one told Jacob, and said, Behold, thy son Joseph cometh to thee: and Israel strengthened himself, and sat upon the bed.

Youngs Literal Translation: Genesis 48:2
And `one' declareth to Jacob, and saith, `Lo, thy son Joseph is coming unto thee;' and Israel doth strengthen himself, and sit upon the bed.

Verses Related to Genesis 48-2

Deuteronomy 3:28
But charge Joshua, and encourage him, and strengthen him; for he shall go over before this people, and he shall cause them to inherit the land which you shall see.

1 Samuel 23:16
Jonathan, Saul's son, arose, and went to David into the wood, and strengthened his hand in God.

Nehemiah 2:18
I told them of the hand of my God which was good on me, as also of the king's words that he had spoken to me. They said, Let us rise up and build. So they strengthened their hands for the good [work].

Psalms 41:3
Yahweh will sustain him on his sickbed, And restore him from his bed of illness.

Proverbs 23:15
My son, if your heart is wise, Then my heart will be glad, even mine:

Ephesians 6:10
Finally, be strong in the Lord, and in the strength of his might.