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The story of Asenath, daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On

by John Willy

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Published by Hotel Monthly in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asenath (Biblical figure) -- Drama

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Willy.
    GenreDrama.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS635.Z9 W744
    The Physical Object
    Pagination82 p. :
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6559386M
    LC Control Number13017142

    First mentioned in the Book of Genesis, Asenath said to the be the wife of Joseph and the mother of his sons, Manasseh and Ephraim. Following the prediction, Joseph became Vizier, under the name of Zaphnath-Paaneah, and was given Asenath, the daughter of Potipherah, priest of On, to be his wife.   Pharoah honored him with a Gentile bride. daughter of the high priest of On, the city traditionally called Heliopolis. Her name was Asenath, and .

    The Story of Asenath, Daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On (Website or Online Data): Willy, John. Imhotep was also the “priest of Heliopolis”, the Biblical “On”. Now in the story of Joseph, we learn that his father-in-law was the “priest of On” at the time of Joseph’s marriage: GEN And Pharaoh called Joseph’s name Zaphnathpaaneah; and he gave him to wife Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest .

    And unto Joseph were born two sons before the years of famine came, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bare unto him. Genesis | View whole chapter | See verse in context And unto Joseph in the land of Egypt were born Manasseh and Ephraim, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bare unto him. And Pharaoh called Joseph's name Zaphnathpaaneah; and he gave him to wife Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On. And Joseph went out over all the land of Egypt. Nave's Topical Index. Genesis And to Joseph in the land of Egypt were born Manasseh and Ephraim, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bore to him.


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The story of Asenath, daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On by John Willy Download PDF EPUB FB2

>Ci.A35i Introduction iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuniiiiiiiii The play, "The Story of Asenath, Daughter of Potiphera, High Priest of On," was written by me during the years, anddaughter of Potipherah submitted for criticism to Frank B.

Wilkie, managing editor of the Chicago Times, and John McGovern, journahst, who at that time was treasurer of the Chicago Press. The story of Asenath, daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On Paperback – J by John Willy (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: John Willy.

The young woman chosen was Asenath, a high-born, aristocratic Egyptian woman, the daughter of Potiphera, a priest of On. ‘On’ was another name for Heliopolis, which was the religious centre of Ra, the god representing the sun.

So Asenath was. brought up in the super-respectable atmosphere of a priest’s household; literate and well-educated. Asenath means “gift of the sun” or “gift of the sun-god.” She was an Egyptian princess, aristocratic, and high-born. She was the daughter of Potiphera, a priest of Heliopolis or On, which was the main site of worship for Ra, the sun god.

She was probably literate and well-educated. Pharaoh honored Joseph by giving him Asenath as his wife. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

Video An illustration of an audio speaker. The story of Asenath, daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On The story of Asenath, daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On by Willy, John.

Publication date Topics Asenath (Biblical figure)Pages: Chapter 1 How Joseph and Asenath are introduced. Chapter 1: 1 In the first of seven years of great pleanty Pharaoh sent forth Joseph to lay up corn, and gather food within the cities. 2 So Joseph went out over all the land of Egypt, and came in the country of Heliopolis, where lived Poti-pherah, the priest, and chief counsellor of the great King.: The story of Asenath It came to pass in the first year of the.

This life-changing moment also established Joseph as a member of Egypt’s elite. The Pharaoh personally gave him a new Egyptian name “Zaphenath-Paneah and gave him Asenath daughter of Potiphera, priest of On (Sun City or Heliopolis, the modern-day suburb of.

Question: "Who were the priests of On. Was Joseph wrong to marry the daughter of a pagan priest (Genesis 41)?" Answer: In Gene we read that Joseph married the daughter of the priest of On.

Verse 45 says, “Pharaoh gave [Joseph] Asenath daughter of Potiphera, priest. Although the Bible does not have much to say about Asenath (Osnat, LXX: Aseneth), the wife of Joseph, she became the main character of a widely disseminated Jewish novel from Hellenistic or Roman times, now called Joseph and Aseneth (JosAs).One Targum and some Midrashim tell different stories in which she is either the daughter of the wife of Potiphar (Jub ; Bereshit Rabba ; comp.

Joseph and Aseneth is a narrative that dates from between BCE and CE. The first part of the story (chapters ), an expansion of Genesisdescribes the diffident relationship between Aseneth, the daughter of an Egyptian priest of Heliopolis and the Hebrew patriarch Joseph, the vision of Aseneth in which she is fed honeycomb by a heavenly being, her subsequent conversion to the.

Potipherah / p ɒ ˈ t ɪ f ər ə / was a priest of the ancient Egyptian town of On, mentioned in the Genesis and He was the father of Asenath, who was given to Joseph as his wife by Pharaoh, and who bore Joseph two sons: Manasseh and Ephraim. His name means "he whom Ra has given".

The story of Asenath, daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On - Primary Source Edition [Willy, John] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The story of Asenath, daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On - Primary Source EditionAuthor: John Willy. The Bible doesn’t have much to say about Asenath, but in the three verses in which she is mentioned by name, we learn a few things.

She was married to Joseph (Genesis ) Her father was Potipherah, Priest of On (Genesis ) Her sons were Ephraim and Manasseh (Genesis ); Her sons Ephraim and Manasseh would eventually be adopted by Jacob and receive the birthright. where lived Poti-pherah, the priest, and chief counsellor of the great King.

His daughter, Asenath, was the fairest of all the virgins of the earth; and seemed rather to be a daughter of Israel than an Egyptian. But Asenath was scornful and proud, and a despiser of men.

No man of all the sons of men had seen her with his eyes, for she lodged File Size: 60KB. A rather different story is told in the apocryphal book Joseph and Asenath, which was a highly respected book of early Christianity.[7] A principal theme is Asenath’s total conversion to Joseph’s religion, facilitated by the appearance of an angel who looked like Joseph (J&A ).

vi contents hsfaceistransformed. 55 returnsandisreceivedby asenath hresreturnsandwishesto betrothasenathtojoseph,but. Portrayal. First mentioned in the Book of Genesis, Asenath is said to be the wife of Joseph and the mother of his sons, Manasseh and the Book of Jubilees, she is said to be given to Joseph to marry by Pharaoh, a daughter of Potiphar, a high priest, with no clarification as to whether or not this Potiphar is the same Potiphar whose wife falsely accused Joseph of attempting to rape.

Asenath. an Egyptian name, meaning "gift of the sun-god", daughter of Potipherah, priest of On or Heliopolis, wife of Joseph (Genesis ).She was the mother of Manasseh and Ephraim (; ). These dictionary topics are from. Asenath is mentioned in the Torah as “the daughter of Poti-phera” (Gen.

), who was married to Joseph in Egypt. The Rabbis found it difficult to accept that Joseph, who withstood the wiles of Potiphar’s wife and proclaimed his loyalty to the Lord in the palace of Pharaoh, would marry a non-Israelite woman.

The question of Asenath’s origins has significant consequences for the. Potipherah (3 Occurrences) Genesis And Pharaoh called Joseph's name Zaphnathpaaneah; and he gave him to wife Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest.

Genesis | View whole chapter | See verse in context And Pharaoh called Joseph's name Zaphnathpaaneah; and he gave him to wife Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On.

And Joseph went out over all the land of Egypt. Genesis | View whole chapter | See verse in context And unto Joseph were born two sons before the years of famine came, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah.The story of Asenath, daughter of Potipherah, High Priest of On.

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