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Let us review the material from the previous question as per the appendix below. We are not told exactly when Benjamin was born but there is a window of a few years to choose. We know that Joseph was born to Jacob when he was 91 years old and Isaac was 151. Benjamin was after this some time. Benjamin was known to Joseph and so must have been born before ...


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Benjamin was born (Gen 35) before Joseph was sold (Gen. 37). Benjamin's birth: Then they journeyed from Bethel. When they were still some distance from Ephrath, Rachel went into labor, and she had hard labor. 17 And when her labor was at its hardest, the midwife said to her, “Do not fear, for you have another son.” 18 And as her soul was departing (for she ...


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Joseph is a type of Christ. The dream points to Jesus because if Rachel can bow to him since she is dead, then it means that the dead can live which will be accomplished by Jesus. Also, Jacob never bowed to Joseph, only his brothers, because the lesser bows to the greater, and the father (Jacob) is greater than the son (Joseph). And Jesus is greater than ...


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