THE PATRIARCH JOSEPH AS A "TYPE" OF CHRIST
|1. Joseph escapes death by going into Egypt.||1. Jesus escapes death by going into Egypt|
|2. He is betrayed by his brothers, the sons of Jacob/Israel.||2. Jesus is betrayed by his brothers, the sons of Israel--the Jews.|
|3. Joseph's brothers believed he was dead, but he was found to be alive.||3. Jesus was believed to be dead, but He was Resurrected from the dead|
|4. Joseph is the beloved son of Jacob/Israel||4. Jesus is the son Israel who is the beloved Son of God|
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