And the time drew nigh that Israel must die
: and he called his son Joseph, and said unto him, If now I have found grace in thy sight, put
, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh, and deal kindly
and truly with me; bury me not
, I pray thee, in Egypt: ... And he said, Swear
unto me. And he sware unto him. And Israel bowed
himself upon the bed's head.
And he charged them, and said unto them, I am to be gathered
unto my people: bury me
with my fathers in the cave
] in the field of Ephron
the Hittite, ... The purchase of the field and of the cave that [is
] therein [was
] from the children of Heth.
Exodus 20:12 Honour
thy father and thy mother: that thy
days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.
carried over into Sychem, and laid in the sepulchre
that Abraham bought for a sum of money of the sons of Emmor
] of Sychem.
your parents in
the Lord: for
this is right.