Joseph was one of Jacob’s 12 sons. His mother, Rachael was Jacob’s favorite; unfortunately, she died young, and Jacob transferred his affection to her children. Therefore, he loved Joseph dearly and made him a cloth of many colors.
The book, Bible Giants of Faith describes his father’s affections towards him in details. This only made his brothers hate him so much.
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