Bible Cross References
We, our sons
Psalm 127:3-5
Children are a gift from the LORD; they are a real blessing.
The sons a man has when he is young are like arrows in a soldier's hand.
Happy is the man who has many such arrows. He will never be defeated when he meets his enemies in the place of judgment.
Psalm 128:2-4
Your work will provide for your needs; you will be happy and prosperous.
Your wife will be like a fruitful vine in your home, and your children will be like young olive trees around your table.
A man who obeys the LORD will surely be blessed like this.
Malachi 2:2
You must honor me by what you do. If you will not listen to what I say, then I will bring a curse on you. I will put a curse on the things you receive for your support. In fact, I have already put a curse on them, because you do not take my command seriously.
we take up corn
Genesis 41:57
People came to Egypt from all over the world to buy grain from Joseph, because the famine was severe everywhere.
Genesis 42:2
I hear that there is grain in Egypt; go there and buy some to keep us from starving to death."
Genesis 43:8
Judah said to his father, "Send the boy with me, and we will leave at once. Then none of us will starve to death.