kjv@Genesis:50:16@ And they sent a messenger unto Joseph, saying, Thy father did command before he died, saying,
kjv@Genesis:50:17@ So shall ye say unto Joseph, Forgive, I pray thee now, the trespass of thy brethren, and their sin; for they did unto thee evil: and now, we pray thee, forgive the trespass of the servants of the God of thy father. And Joseph wept when they spake unto him.
kjv@Genesis:50:18@ And his brethren also went and fell down before his face; and they said, Behold, we be thy servants.
kjv@Genesis:50:19@ And Joseph said unto them, Fear not: for am I in the place of God?
kjv@Genesis:50:20@ But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.
kjv@Genesis:50:21@ Now therefore fear ye not: I will nourish you, and your little ones. And he comforted them, and spake kindly unto them.