Daily Chumash Shabbos, 18th Teves: Yosef passes away



  • Yosef then promised the brothers not to fear, as he will provide them and their families with food. Yosef comforted them.


  1. Yosef passes away:
    • His years: Yosef lived a total of 110 years. He saw three generations from his son Ephraim. The sons of Machir, the son of Menashe, were raised on Yosef’s knees.
    • Yosef’s final message to his brothers: Yosef told his brothers that he will die and that Hashem will remember them and take them out of Egypt to the land that was promised to Avraham, Yitzchak and Yaakov. Yosef made the brothers swear that when they leave Egypt they will take his bones with them.
    • Yosef passed away at the age of 110. He was embalmed and placed in a coffin in Egypt.

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