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a 27 1 And the Lord said to Aa-1 8 And the tale of the bricks which ron, Go into the wilderness to meet they did make heretofore, ye shall Moses.' And he went, and met him lay upon them: ye shall vot dimis in the mount of God, and kissed him. nish ought thereof: for they be idle;

28 And Moses told Aaron all the therefore they cry, saying, Let us go words of the Lord who had sent and sacrifice to our God. him, and all the signs which he had c 9 Let there more work be laid commanded him.

upon the men, that they may labour f 29 And Moses and Aaron therein: and let them not regard went, and gathered together all the vain words. elders of the children of Israel. jf 10 And the taskmasters of the a 30 And Aaron spake all the words people went out, and their officers, which the Lord had spoken unto and they spake to the people, saya Moses, and did the signs in the sighting, Thus saith Pharaoh, I will not of the people.

give you straw.
31 And the people believed: 11 Go ye, get you straw where
and when they heard that the LORD ye can find it: yei not aught of your
had visited the children of Israel, work shall be diminished.
and that he had looked upon their 12 So the people were scattered
affliction, then they bowed their abroad throughout all the land of
heads and worshipped.

Egypt, to gather stubble instead of

ND afterward Moses and Aa- 13 And the taskmasters hasted

ron went in, and told Pharaoh, them, saying, Fulfil your works, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, your daily tasks, as when there was Let my people go, that they may straw. hold a feast unto me in the wilder- 14 And the officers of the children

of Israel, which Pharaoh's taskmasc 2 And Pharaoh said, Who is the ters had set over them, were beaten, LORD, that I should obey his voice and demanded, Wherefore have ye to let Israel go! know not the not fulfilled your task in making Lord, neither will I let Israel go. brick, both yesterday and 10-day,

3 And they said, The God of the as heretofore? Hebrews hath met with us : let us | 15 | Then the officers of the go, we pray thee, three days' jour children of Israel came and cried ney into the desert, and sacrifice unto Pharaoh, saying, Wherefore unto the LORD our God; lest he dealest thou thus with thy servants ? fall upon us with pestilence, or with : 16 There is no straw given unto the sword.

thy servants, and they say to us, g 4 And the king of Egypt said unto Make brick: and behold, thy serthem, Wherefore do ve, Moses and vants are beaten ; but the fault is in Aaron, let the people from their thine own people. works? get you unto your burdens. c 17 But he said, Ye are idle, ye f 5 17 And Pharaoh said, Behold, are idle: therefore ye say, Let us the people of the land now are ma- go, and do sacrifice to the LORD. ny, and ye make them rest from 18 Go therefore now, and work : their burdens.

for there shall no straw be given you, 6 And Pharaoh commanded the yet shall ye deliver the tale of bricks. same day the taskmasters of the 19 | And the officers of the chile people, and their officers, saying, dren of Israel did see that they were

7 Ye shall no more give the peo- in evil case, after it was said, Ye ple straw to make brick, as hereto- shall not minish aught from your fore: let them go and gather straw bricks of your daily task. for themselves.

20 And they met Moses and Aa.


CHAPTER VI. ron, who stood in the way, as they r 8 And I will bring you in unto came forth from Pharaoh'sib yor the land, concerning the which I c 21 And they said unto them, The did swear to give it to Abraham, to LORD look upon you, and judge: Isaac, and to Jacob; and I will because ye bave made our savour give it you for a heritage : I am the to be abhorred in the eyes of Phara. LORD.d or asto oh, and in the eyes of his servants, 9 And Moses spake so unto the to put a sword in their hand to slay us children of Israel: but they hearku 22 1 And Moses returned unto ened not unto Moses, for anguish of the LORD, and said, Lord, where- spirit, and for cruel bondage. fore hast thou so evil-entreated this 10 And the LORD spake unto Mopeople ? why is it that thou hast sent ses, saying, DOROLLA met skograde of asce ad il Go in, speak unto Pharaoh 1023 For since I came to Pharaoh king of Egypt, that he let the chilto speak in thy name, he hath done dren of Israel go out of his land. evil to this people neither hast thou 12 And Moses spake before the delivered thy people at all. til 1999 LORD, saying, Behold, the children

CHAP VI. botes zmov of Israel have not hearkened unto T THEN the Lord said unto Mo- me; how then shall Pharaoh hear

ses, Now shalt thou see what I me, who am of uncircumcised lips? will do to Pharaoh: for with a strong 13 | And the LORD spake unto band shall he let them go, and with Moses, and unto Aaron, and gave a strong hand sball he drive them them a charge unto the children of out of his land.io' siera Israel, and unto Pharaoh king of 252 And God spake unto Moses, and Egypt, to bring the children of Israsaid unto him, I am the Lord: el out of the land of Egypt. 13 And I appeared unto Abrabam, 14 These be the heads of their fa. unto Isaac, and unto. Jacob by the thers' houses : The sons of Reuben name of God Almighty, but by my the first-born of Israel, Hanoch, and name JEHOVAH was I not known Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi: these be to them. a 21 Zvov bola to the families of Reuben. g 4 And I have also established my f 15 | And the sons of Simeon; covenant with them, to give them the Jemuel, and Jamin, and Ohad, and land of Canaan, the land of their pil. Jachin, and Zohar, and Shaul the grimage, wherein they were stran- son of a Canaanitish woman: these

Whiyee Rund'). Sou are the families of Simeon. in ve 5 And I have also beard the f 16.1 And these are the names of groaning of the children of Israel, the sons of Levi, according to their whom the Egyptians keep in bon- generations ; Gershon, and Kohath, dage: and I have remembered my and Merari. And the years of the covenant. Ots 11.9d ste na life of Levi were a hundred thirty and

6 Wherefore say unto the children seven years. of Israel, I am the LORD, and I will f 17 The sons of Gershon ; Libni, bring you out from under the bur- and Shimi, according to their famidens of the Egyptians, and I will rid lies. you out of their bondage, and I will f 18 And the sons of Kobath ; Amredeem you with a stretched-out ram, and Izhar, and Hebron, and arm, and with great judgments: Uzziel: and the years of the life of 17 And I will take you to me for a Kohath were a hundred thirty and people, and I will be to you a God : three years. the end and ye shall know that I am the 19 And the sons of Merari: MaLORD your God, which bringeth you hali and Mushi i these are the famiout from under the burdens of the lies of Levi, according to their geneEgyptians 2013


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s 20 And Amram took him Joche-1t 3 And I will harden Pharaoh's bed his father's sister to wife; and heart, and multiply my signs and my she bare bim Aaron and Moses. wonders in the land of Egypt. And the years of the life of Amram r 4 But Pharaoh shall not hearken toere a hundred and thirty and seven unto you, that I may lay my hand years.

upon Egypt, and bring forth mine 21 And the sons of Izhar; Korah, armies, and my people the children and Nepheg, and Zichri.

of Israel, out of the land of Egypt, 22 And the sons of Uzziel; Mi- by great judgments. shael, and Elzaphan, and Zithri. 5 And the Egyptians shall know s 23 And Aaron took him Elisheba that I am the Lord, when I stretch daughter of Amminadab, sister of forth my hand apon Egyp!, and Naashon to wife ; and she bare him bring our the children of Israel from Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ith- among them.

d 6 And Moses and Aaron did as 24 And the sons of Korah; Assir, the LORD commanded them, so did and Elkanah, and Abiasaph : these they. are the families of the Korhites.

I And Moses was fourscore 25 And Eleazar, Aaron's son, years old, and Aaron fourscore and took him one of the daughters of Pa- three years old, when they spake tiel to wife, and she bare him Phin- unto Pharaoh. ehas: these are the heads of the fa- 8 And the Lord spake unto Mothers of the Levites, according to ses, and unto Aaron, saying, their families.

9 When Pharaoh shall speak unto 26 These are that Aaron and Mo-you, saying, Shewa miracle for you: ses, to whom tlie Lord said, Bring ihen thou shalt say unto Aaron, Take out the children of Israel from the thy rod, ani casi it before Pharaoh, land of Egypt according to their ar- and it shall become a serpent. mies.

m 10 T And Moses and Aaron went | 27 These are they which spake in unto Pharaoh, and they did so as to Pharaoh king of Egypt, to bring the Lord had commanded : And out the children of Israel from Egypt: Aaron cast down his rod before Pha these are that Moses and Aaron.

raoh, and before his servants, and it 28 And it came to pass on the became a serpent. day when the LORD spake unto Mo- 11 | Then Pharaoh also called ses in the land of Egypt,

the wise men, and the soreerers: 29 That the LORD spake unto now the magicians of Egypt, they Moses, saying, I am the LORD : also did in like manner with their speak thou unto Pharaoh king of enchantments. Egypt all that I say unto thee. 12 For they cast down every man his

30 And Moses said before the rou, and they became serpents: but Lord), Behold, I am of uncircumcis- aroa's rod swallowed up their rods. ed lips, and how shall Pharaoh hear-4 13 And he hardened Pharaoh's ken unto me!

heart that he hearkened not unto CHAP. VII.

them; as the Lord had said.

14 T And the LORD said unto See, I have made thee a god Moses, Pharaon's heart is hardened, to Pharaoh': and Aaron thy brother he refuseth to let the people go. shall be thy prophet.

15 Get thec unto Pharaoh in the 2 Thou shalt speak all that I com- morning : to, be goeth out unto the mand thee: and Aaron thy brother water, and thou shalt stand by the shall speak upto Pharaoh, that he river's brink against he come: and send the children of Israel out of hi the rod which was turned to a serland,

pent shalt thou take in shy hand.

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goed sile hath sent me unto thee, saying, Let

CHAP. VIII. A my people go, that they may serve ND the LORD spake unto Mome in the wilderness: and behold, ses, Go unto Pharaoh, and say hithertu thou wouldest not hear. unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Let 70 17 Thus saith the Lord, In this my people go that they may cerve me. thou shalt know that I am the w 2 And it thou refuse to let them LORD: behold, I will smite with the go, behold, I will smite all thy borrod that is in my hand upon the wa- ders with

frogs: ters which are in the river, and they 3 And the river shall bring forth shall be urned to blood. frogs abundantly, which shall go up 2018 And the fish that is in the ri- and come into thy house, and into ver shall die, and the river shall stink : thy bed-chamber, and upon

thy bed, and the Egyptians shall loathe to and into the house of chy servants, drink of the water of the river.

and upon thy people, and into thine 19 | And the LORD spake unto ovens, and into thy kneading troughs: Moses, Say unto Aaron, Take thy 4 And the frogs shall come up rod, and stretch out thy hand upon both on thee, and upon thy people, the waters of Egypt, upon their and upon all thy servants. streams, upon their rivers, and upon 5 And the LORD spake unto Motheir ponds, and upon all their pools ses, Say unto Aaron, Stretch forth of water, ihat they may become thy hand with thy rod over the blood and that there may be blood streams, over the rivers, and over throughout all the land of Egypt, the ponds, and cause frogs to come both in vessels of wood, and in ressels up upon the land of Egypt. of stone.

m 6 And Aaron stretched out his as 20 And

LORD commanded; and he the frogs came up, and covered the lifted up the rod and smote the wa- land of Egypt. ters that were in the river, in the 7. And the magicians did so with sight of Pharaoh, and in the sight of their enchantments, and brought up his servants; and all the waters that frogs upon the land of Egypt. were in the river were turned into f ST Then Pharaoh called for Moblood.

ses and Aaron, and said, Entreat the 21 And the fish that was in the ri- LORD that he may take away the ver died; and the river stank, and frogs from me, and from my people : the Egyptians could not drink of the and I will let the people go, that water of the river, and there was they may do sacrifice unto the Lord. blood throughout all the land of 9 And Moses said unto Pharaoh, Egypt.

Glory over me : when shall I entreat 12 And the magicians of Egypt for thee and for thy servants, and for did so with their enchantments : and thy people, to destroy the frogs from Pharaoh's heart was hardened, nei- thee, and thy houses, that they may ther did he hearken unto them; as remain in the river only ? the Lord had said,

10 And he said, To-morrow. And t 23 And Pharaoh turned and went he said, Be it according to thy word: into his house, neither did he set his that thou mayest know, that there is heart to this also.

none like unto the Lord our God. 24 And all the Egyptians digged r 11 And the frogs shall depart from round about the river for water 19 thee, and from thy houses, and from drink; for they could not drink of thy servants, and fre a thy people ; the water of the river.

they shall remain the river only. f 25 And seven days were fulfilled 12 1 And Moses and Aaron went G 2


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out from Pharaoh : and Moses cried mayest know that I am the LORD in unto the Lord, because of the frogs the midst of the earth. wbich he had brought against Pha- 23 And I will put a division be. raoh.

tween my people and thy people! a 13 And the Lord did according to-morrow shall this sign be. to the word of Moses : and the frogs m 24 And the LORD did so: and died out of the houses, out of the vil, there came a grievous swarm of fies lages, and out of the fields.

into the house of Pharaoh, and into 14 And they gathered them to his servants' houses, and into all the gether upon heaps: and the land land of Egypt: the land was corrupt stank.

ed by reason of the swarm of fies. t 15 But when Pharaoh saw that c 25 And Pharaoh called for Moses, there was respite, he hardened his and for Aaron, and said, Go ye, beart, and hearkened not unto them; sacrifice 10 your God in the land. as he LORD jad said.

26 And Moses said, It is not mect 16 | And the Lord said unto so to do; for we shall sacrifice the Moses, Say unto Aaron, Stretch abomination of the Egyptians to the out thy rod, and smite the dust of Lord our God: Lo, shall we sathe land, that it may become liee crifice the abomination of the Egypthroughout all the land of Egypt. tians before their eyes, and will they m 17 And they did so; for Aaron not stone us? stretched out his hand with his rod, 27 We will go three days' jour and smote the dust of the earth, and ney into the wilderness, and sacri it became lice in man and in beast : fice to the LORD our God, as he all the dust of the land became lice shall command us. throughout all the land of Egypl. c 28 And Pharaoh said, I will let

18 And the inagicians did so with you go, that ye may sacrifice to the their enchantments to bring forth LORD your God in the wilderness lice, but they could not: so there only ye shall not go very far away were lice upon man, and upon beast. entreat for me. 1 19 Then the magicians said unto 29 And Moses said, Behold, I go Pharaoh, This is the figer of God: out from thee, and I will entreat the and Pharaoh's heart was bardened, Lord that the swarms of flies may and he hearkened not unto them; as depart from Pharaoh, from his serthe Lord had said.

vanits, and from his peoplo, lo-mor, 20 4 And the LORD said unto row : bat let nor Pharaoh'deal deMoses, Rise up early in the morn- ceitfully any more, in not letting the ing, and stand before Pharaoh ; (lo, people go to sacrifice to the Lord. he cometh forth to the water ;) and 7 30 And Moses went out froin say unto him, Thus saith the Lord, Pharaoh, and entreated the LORD :Let my people go, that they may 31. And the Lord did according Berve me:

10 the word of Moses; and he rev 21 Else, if thou wilt not let my moved the swarms of flies from people go behold, I will send Pharaoh, from bis servants, and from swarms of flies upon thee, and upon his people; there remained not one. thy servants, and upon thy people, c 32 And Pharaoh hardened his and into thy houses and the houses heart at this time also, neither would of the Egyptians shall be full of he let the people go. swarms of lies, and also the ground

CHAP, IX. whereon they are.

THEN the LORD said unto Mo22 And I will sever in that day ses, Go in unto Pharaoh, and the land of Goshen, in which my tell him, Thus saith the LORD God people dwell

, that no swarms oj of the Hebrews, Let my people go, Rics shall be there ; to the end thou that they may serve me.

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