Joseph's coat

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perennial aromatic herb of southeastern Asia having large usually bright-colored or blotched leaves and spikes of blue-violet flowers

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Let us kill a goat's kid and dip Joseph's coat in its blood.
Any Dream Will Do finalist Keith Jack's own dreams came true when he eventually got to wear Joseph's coat of many colours.
Again, when the brothers came running to their aged father, Jacob, and asked him to identify the blood-stained shredded garment to determine whether it was indeed Joseph's coat of many colors, they used that same phrase, laden with bitter family association: 'Hakker-na [recognize please]' .
He is bright-eyed and eager enough, if a little on the bland side, and has a habit of swallowing both the words and notes during guiet passages, most noticeably in an opening version of Joseph's Coat.
The Rembrandt Bible Collection: Abraham Sends Hagar and Ishmael Away An Angel Prevents the Sacrifice of Isaac Jacob's Struggle With the Angel Joseph Recounting His Dreams Joseph is Sold by His Brothers Joseph's Coat is Shown to Jacob Joseph Resists Temptation Jacob Blesses Joseph's Sons Moses with the Tablets of the Law The Blinding of Samson David Defeats Goliath Bathsheba with the Letter from King David David is Notified of Uriah's Death Nathan Before King David Jeremiah laments the destruction of Jerusalem Belshazzar's Feast And the Writing on the Wall Esther Presented to Ahasuerus Triumphal Procession of Mordechai
It's been fantastic to see people release their inhibitions and experiment with a range of hues that would put Joseph's coat to shame.
From his commanding stage presence in the uplifting Any Dream Will Do to his emotive performance of Close Ev'ry Door, Derbyshire proved he is just as worthy as the likes of Jason Donovan and Philip Schofield of wearing Joseph's coat.
I'm not sure about putting Joseph's brothers in dungarees displaying their initials, but Joseph's coat, when displayed in all its glory in the rousing, feelgood finale, is indeed amazing.
Secondly, as Jacob used clothing to fool his father, so too he was fooled by the blood on Joseph's coat into believing that Joseph was dead (Genesis 37:32-34).
The problem isn't just that I'm getting rained on indoors; the problem is that I fear that I am suffering from some deficiency of the soul, for this installation is Joseph's Coat by James Turrell, an artist whose Skyspaces--pieces of architecture that have a section of the roof removed for celestial viewing--are being celebrated with canine devotion by nearly every critic alive.
Wading into the turquoise water, I was transported into another world, where a spectacular coral garden lay just feet below me and an abundance of technicolour fish that made Joseph's coat look dull zig-zagged around me.
He slipped on Joseph's coat of many colours - and stepped out to star on the West End stage.
And Joseph's coat of many colours became the envy of his 11 brothers, who threw him into a pit.
One may look out a window, and revel in a pastoral scene, which includes a gardener busily pruning lemon and cherry trees amidst the splendor of Hibiscus and Joseph's Coat.
with live entertainment, food and beverages available for purchase, and a chance to experience Joseph's Coat.