However, that reminds us of what happened during the days of the One who turned out to be far greater than Joseph! As soon as he started his Messianic career inside Israel, when he presented himself publicly to his Jewish brothers during his public ministry the Pharisees went out and held a council against him, how they might destroy him (Matth 12:14).
Apart from him, all is darkness, morally and spiritually. So Pharaoh’s magicians were impotent, those so called ‘wise men’ displayed their ignorance, and Pharaoh was made to feel the powerlessness of all human resources and the worthlessness of all human wisdom.
You shall dwell in the land that I gave to your fathers, you will be a people for me and I will be a God for you.
4 Then Yosĕph said to his brothers, “Please come near to me.” And when they came near, he said, “I am Yosĕph your brother, whom you sold into Mitsrayim.