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Gen 45:5–8

45:5–8 These verses, with Joseph’s repeated affirmation “God sent me” (vv. 5, 7, 8), form the theological heart of the Joseph narrative (cf. 50:19–21; Acts 7:9–14). God oversees the course of human action to achieve His good and set purpose (Acts 2:23; 4:28).