But even if I am poured out as a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with all of you.
Then Israel said to Joseph, "Look! I am about to die, but God will be with you and will bring you back to the land of your fathers.
Joseph said to his brothers, "I am about to die, but God will certainly come to your aid and bring you up from this land to the land He promised Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob."
Then the LORD said to Moses, "Go up this mountain of the Abarim [range] and see the land that I have given the Israelites.
After you have seen it, you will also be gathered to your people, as Aaron your brother was.
When the community quarreled in the Wilderness of Zin, both of you rebelled against My command to show My holiness in their sight at the waters." Those were the waters of Meribah of Kadesh in the Wilderness of Zin.
So Moses appealed to the LORD,
"May the LORD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, appoint a man over the community
who will go out before them and come back in before them, and who will bring them out and bring them in, so that the LORD's community won't be like sheep without a shepherd."
The LORD said to Moses, "The time of your death is now approaching. Call Joshua and present yourselves at the tent of meeting, so that I may commission him." When Moses and Joshua went and presented themselves at the tent of meeting,
"I am now going the way of all the earth, and you know with all your heart and all your soul that none of the good promises the LORD your God made to you has failed. Everything was fulfilled for you; not one promise has failed.
I am pressured by both. I have the desire to depart and be with Christ-- which is far better--
knowing that I will soon lay aside my tent, as our Lord Jesus Christ has also shown me.
And I will also make every effort that after my departure you may be able to recall these things at any time.