The life of Jacob, who is now known as Israel, comes to close as he takes his last breath in Egypt. He blesses Joseph’s sons, and makes them a part of his family’s inheritance. After he takes his final breath, Joseph’s brothers fear that he will seek vengeance, but Joseph remembers God’s grace and provision.
That’s our show for today. If you’ve been listening to Commuter Bible since the first episode, you’ve made it through the book of Genesis in just 14 episodes. We’ll spend four episodes to read through the book of Mark next, and then we’ll be back in the Old Testament to pick up at Exodus. For a full reading schedule, visit commuterbible.org and click the last link under the page header.
All music written and produced by John Burgess Ross.