Treasury of Scripture
And Joseph said to them, Fear not: for am I in the place of God?
Genesis 45:5 Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that you sold me here: for God did send me before you to preserve life.
Matthew 14:27 But straightway Jesus spoke to them, saying, Be of good cheer; it is I; be not afraid.
Luke 24:37,38 But they were terrified and affrighted, and supposed that they had seen a spirit...
for am I. It belongs to God to execute vengeance, and Joseph did not intend to usurp his prerogative. Thus he instructed his brethren not to fear him, but to fear God; to humble themselves before God, and to seek his forgiveness.
Genesis 30:2 And Jacob's anger was kindled against Rachel: and he said, Am I in God's stead, who has withheld from you the fruit of the womb?
Deuteronomy 32:35 To me belongs vengeance and recompense; their foot shall slide in due time: for the day of their calamity is at hand...
2 Kings 5:7 And it came to pass, when the king of Israel had read the letter, that he rent his clothes, and said, Am I God...
Job 34:19-29 How much less to him that accepts not the persons of princes, nor regards the rich more than the poor...
Romans 12:19 Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place to wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay...
Hebrews 10:30 For we know him that has said, Vengeance belongs to me, I will recompense, said the Lord. And again, The Lord shall judge his people.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd Joseph said unto them, Fear not: for [am] I in the place of God?
Topical BibleAfraid Fear God's Joseph
Genesis Chapter 50 Verse 19
Alphabetical: afraid Am be But Do Don't for God God's I in Joseph not of place said the them to
OT Law: Genesis 50:19 Joseph said to them Don't be afraid (Gen. Ge Gn)