coat of many colors


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coat of many colors

Jacob’s gift to Joseph; object of jealousy. [O.T.: Genesis 37:3]
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He traveled six or seven days' journey; he was only seventeen years old, and, boy like, he toiled through that long stretch of the vilest, rockiest, dustiest country in Asia, arrayed in the pride of his heart, his beautiful claw-hammer coat of many colors.
This coat of many colors had excited the admiration, and inflamed the covetousness of both warriors and squaws, to an extravagant degree.
So the palmer was persuaded; and Robin put on the old man's hat, which stood full high in the crown; and his cloak, patched with black and blue and red, like Joseph's coat of many colors in its old age; and his breeches, which had been sewed over with so many patterns that the original was scarce discernible; and his tattered hose; and his shoes, cobbled above and below.
The main peculiarity in Holland is that there is no national plan, but rather a patchwork, that resembles Joseph's coat of many colors.
Her production Coat of Many Colors - based on her upbringing and released last year - had a 13 millionstrong TV audience in the US at Christmas.
The Grammy winner said she enjoys performing every day and wants to carry on with her film career too after the success of her last release Coat Of Many Colors.
The Goat of Many Colors" is an original interpretation of the well known Bible story of Joseph and the coat of many colors, rethought especially for kids.
Elegantly illustrated by the artwork of Pauline Baynes, The Coat Of Many Colors by Kenny Koralek is a picturebook retelling the Biblical story of Joseph.
Nearby, a small Myron Stout abstraction with bright bands of pink, purple, and yellow suggested a very intense cloisonne coat of many colors, as did a larger, diamond-gridded Chuck Close painting of William Wegman with similarly bright hues.
Parton immortalized her coat of many colors in her 1971 song of the same name.
previously collaborated with HarperCollins on the New York Times bestselling I Already Know I Love You by Billy Crystal as well as the critically acclaimed children's books Coat of Many Colors by Dolly Parton and Winners Never Quit by Mia Hamm, which released September 2004.
Sampled tracks include Creation, God telling Abraham to off his son, Jacob and Esau's sibling rivalry, Joseph and his coat of many colors and Moses engineering the Exodus and cracking up the Ten Commandments.