kjv@Genesis:49:22@ Joseph is a fruitful bough, even a fruitful bough by a well; whose branches run over the wall:
kjv@Genesis:49:23@ The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and hated him:
kjv@Genesis:49:24@ But his bow abode in strength, and the arms of his hands were made strong by the hands of the mighty God of Jacob; (from thence is the shepherd, the stone of Israel:)
kjv@Genesis:49:25@ Even by the God of thy father, who shall help thee; and by the Almighty, who shall bless thee with blessings of heaven above, blessings of the deep that lieth under, blessings of the breasts, and of the womb:
kjv@Genesis:49:26@ The blessings of thy father have prevailed above the blessings of my progenitors unto the utmost bound of the everlasting hills: they shall be on the head of Joseph, and on the crown of the head of him that was separate from his brethren.
kjv@Genesis:49:27@ Benjamin shall ravin as a wolf: in the morning he shall devour the prey, and at night he shall divide the spoil.
kjv@Genesis:49:28@ All these are the twelve tribes of Israel: and this is it that their father spake unto them, and blessed them; every one according to his blessing he blessed them.
kjv@Genesis:49:29@ And he charged them, and said unto them, I am to be gathered unto my people: bury me with my fathers in the cave that is in the field of Ephron the Hittite,
kjv@Genesis:49:30@ In the cave that is in the field of Machpelah, which is before Mamre, in the land of Canaan, which Abraham bought with the field of Ephron the Hittite for a possession of a buryingplace.
kjv@Genesis:49:31@ There they buried Abraham and Sarah his wife; there they buried Isaac and Rebekah his wife; and there I buried Leah.
kjv@Genesis:49:32@ The purchase of the field and of the cave that is therein was from the children of Heth.
kjv@Genesis:49:33@ And when Jacob had made an end of commanding his sons, he gathered up his feet into the bed, and yielded up the ghost, and was gathered unto his people.
Jewish people today should know that the sceptre and lawgiver literally did depart Judah historically right at the time of Jesus. They have not had this self determining power since throughout the dispersion. Further proof that Jesus is the Shiloh.