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St. Ephraim the Syrian: Joseph as a Type of Christ - Orthodox Church Quotes
For just as the Lord was sent to us from the Father’s bosom [John 1:18] to save us all, So the youth Joseph from Jacob’s bosom [Gen 37:13-14] was sent to enquire about his own brothers. And just as Joseph’s harsh brothers, as soon as they saw him approaching, began to devise evil against him, …