Canaan. GENESIS—NOTE ON 50:22–23 Joseph lives long enough to see the grandchildren or great-grandchildren of Ephraim; the precise sense of third generation is disputed. GENESIS—NOTE ON 50:24–26 With death imminent, Joseph makes arrangements for his bones to be taken to Canaan. Unlike his father Jacob (see 49:29–32), Joseph does not focus on the burial site at Machpelah. Rather, he confidently affirms that God will lead the Israelites out of Egypt to Canaan. When this happens, Joseph wants his bones to be transported there. Later, Moses fulfills this instruction (Ex. 13:19), and Joseph’s...
20and you shall warn them about the statutes and the laws, and make them know the way in which they must walk and what they must do.
Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard carried into exile.
Note: god brought his people out of exile