19 And the Angel of God, (SD)who went before the camp of Israel, moved and went behind them; and the pillar of cloud went from before them and stood behind them. Other manuscripts (the Samaritan Pentateuch and the Septuagint) add the words “and Canaan” after Egypt in the above quote, so that it reads “the length of time the Israelite people lived in Egypt … These are the families of Reuben. For they are idle; therefore they cry out, saying, ‘Let us go and sacrifice to our God.’ 9 Let more work be laid on the men, that they may labor in it, and let them not regard false words.”, 10 And the taskmasters of the people and their officers went out and spoke to the people, saying, “Thus says Pharaoh: ‘I will not give you straw. Why do you. And (WH)it was like white coriander seed, and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey. 19 Then they said to Moses, (ABD)“You speak with us, and we will hear; but (ABE)let not God speak with us, lest we die.”. 20 Then Miriam (UK)the prophetess, (UL)the sister of Aaron, (UM)took the timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her (UN)with timbrels and with dances. 10:9, Num. 18 So the king of Egypt called for the midwives and said to them, “Why have you done this thing, and saved the male children alive?”, 19 And (T)the midwives said to Pharaoh, “Because the Hebrew women are not like the Egyptian women; for they [e]are lively and give birth before the midwives come to them.”. Neither was his heart moved by this. For the Lord has given you the Sabbath; therefore He gives you on the sixth day bread for two days. Only let the baby girls live.’ Wasn’t that a terrible thing to command? 18:21; Eccl. 11:7, 8; Deut. For whoever eats leavened bread from the first day until the seventh day, (NW)that [bf]person shall be [bg]cut off from Israel. 78:53; Heb. 6:16; Ps. 37:6, 13; John 8:58, Gen. 12:7; 15:18; 17:4, 7, 8; 26:3; 28:4, 13, Ex. 13:9; James 2:11, Ex. 38 A (PH)mixed multitude went up with them also, and flocks and herds—a great deal of (PI)livestock. 29 See! 24 So God (BG)heard their groaning, and God (BH)remembered His (BI)covenant with Abraham, with Isaac, and with Jacob. 16 (AAX)“You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor. 2:24; 11:38; [Ps. Originally, then, the Israelites simply mourned the fact that they had no food now and rightly recalled that in Egypt they had food to eat. He made the slaves build grand 'treasure cities', as shown in the picture. 5:21, 22]; 19:18; Mark 10:19; Luke 18:20; Rom. And Aaron came with all the elders of Israel (XZ)to eat bread with Moses’ father-in-law before God. 3:10]; Heb. 'Departure from Egypt') is the founding myth of the Israelites. 14 And (LT)the locusts went up over all the land of Egypt and rested on all the territory of Egypt. 21 And the Lord said to Moses, “Go down and warn the people, lest they break through (ZV)to gaze at the Lord, and many of them perish. 11 Now I know that the Lord is (XV)greater than all the gods; (XW)for in the very thing in which they [ct]behaved (XX)proudly, He was above them.” 12 Then Jethro, Moses’ father-in-law, [cu]took a burnt (XY)offering and other sacrifices to offer to God. 9:1–14; Deut. 68:19, 20, Ex. 7 (IP)And the magicians did so with their [ao]enchantments, and brought up frogs on the land of Egypt. And Moses (IT)cried out to the Lord concerning the frogs which He had brought against Pharaoh. 14 They gathered them together in heaps, and the land stank. 22 And in that day (JD)I will set apart the land of (JE)Goshen, in which My people dwell, that no swarms of flies shall be there, in order that you may (JF)know that I am the Lord in the midst of the (JG)land. 3 Speak to all the congregation of Israel, saying: ‘On the (NG)tenth of this month every man shall take for himself a lamb, according to the house of his father, a lamb for a household. So Pharʹaoh gave this command to all his people: ‘Take the baby Israelite boys and kill them. 8:53; Ps. 68:25; 81:2; 149:3; Jer. 21 And (RE)the Lord went before them by day in a pillar of cloud to lead the way, and by night in a pillar of fire to give them light, so as to go by day and night. Other biblical contexts suggest a much shorter sojourn in Egypt. 15:16; Ps. 8 Then (ZG)all the people answered together and said, “All that the Lord has spoken we will do.” So Moses brought back the words of the people to the Lord. 8:30; 9:33; 10:18; 32:11; [James 5:16–18], Ex. 23 Then he said to them, “This is what the Lord has said: ‘Tomorrow is (WD)a Sabbath rest, a holy Sabbath to the Lord. 44 But every man’s servant who is bought for money, when you have (PP)circumcised him, then he may eat it. And they caused (JZ)boils that break out in sores on man and beast. So we must let Scripture shed light on itself. 9:1–3, 11; 28:16; Deut. And (QI)no leavened bread shall be seen among you, nor shall leaven be seen among you in all your quarters. 32 Then Moses said, “This is the thing which the Lord has commanded: ‘Fill an omer with it, to be kept for your generations, that they may see the bread with which I fed you in the wilderness, when I brought you out of the land of Egypt.’ ” 33 And Moses said to Aaron, (WI)“Take a pot and put an omer of manna in it, and lay it up before the Lord, to be kept for your generations.” 34 As the Lord commanded Moses, so Aaron laid it up (WJ)before the Testimony, to be kept. 14:17; Prov. Behold, I will strike the waters which are in the river with the rod that is in my hand, and (HZ)they shall be turned (IA)to blood. 10 (CG)Come now, therefore, and I will send you to Pharaoh that you may bring My people, the children of Israel, out of Egypt.”, 11 But Moses said to God, (CH)“Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh, and that I should bring the children of Israel out of Egypt?”, 12 So He said, (CI)“I will certainly be with you. 47 (PS)All the congregation of Israel shall keep it. 3:17; 4:22; Neh. 29 (OS)And it came to pass at midnight that (OT)the Lord struck all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn of Pharaoh who sat on his throne to the firstborn of the captive who was [bj]in the dungeon, and all the firstborn of (OU)livestock. 10:1; Heb. 30 So the Lord (SP)saved[bz] Israel that day out of the hand of the Egyptians, and Israel (SQ)saw the Egyptians dead on the seashore. 11 And so it was, when Moses (XE)held up his hand, that Israel prevailed; and when he let down his hand, Amalek prevailed. 18:28; 1 Kin. 4:7]; 1 Cor. 6 “Your (TE)right hand, O Lord, has become glorious in power;Your right hand, O Lord, has dashed the enemy in pieces.7 And in the greatness of Your (TF)excellenceYou have overthrown those who rose against You;You sent forth (TG)Your wrath;It (TH)consumed them (TI)like stubble.8 And (TJ)with the blast of Your nostrilsThe waters were gathered together;(TK)The floods stood upright like a heap;The depths [cb]congealed in the heart of the sea.9 (TL)The enemy said, ‘I will pursue,I will overtake,I will (TM)divide the spoil;My desire shall be satisfied on them.I will draw my sword,My hand shall destroy them.’10 You blew with Your wind,The sea covered them;They sank like lead in the mighty waters. 11:5; 12:29; Ps. 23 Now it happened (BD)in the process of time that the king of Egypt died. • Israelites’ agony and suffering. My Book of Bible Stories, Audio download options For we must take some of them to serve the Lord our God, and even we do not know with what we must serve the Lord until we arrive there.”, 27 But the Lord (MK)hardened Pharaoh’s heart, and he would not let them go. 14 “The (TT)people will hear and be afraid;(TU)Sorrow[cd] will take hold of the inhabitants of Philistia.15 (TV)Then (TW)the chiefs of Edom will be dismayed;(TX)The mighty men of Moab,Trembling will take hold of them;(TY)All the inhabitants of Canaan will (TZ)melt away.16 (UA)Fear and dread will fall on them;By the greatness of Your armThey will be (UB)as still as a stone,Till Your people pass over, O Lord,Till the people pass over(UC)Whom You have purchased.17 You will bring them in and (UD)plant themIn the (UE)mountain of Your inheritance,In the place, O Lord, which You have madeFor Your own dwelling,The (UF)sanctuary, O Lord, which Your hands have established. 3:7; 16:6; Is. 8 (XC)Now Amalek came and fought with Israel in Rephidim. And he led the flock to the back of the desert, and came to (BO)Horeb, (BP)the mountain of God. And Moses, Aaron, and Hur went up to the top of the hill. 15:13; Ps. Tomorrow I will stand on the top of the hill with (XD)the rod of God in my hand.” 10 So Joshua did as Moses said to him, and fought with Amalek. 28 Then Pharaoh said to him, (ML)“Get away from me! 19 Therefore send now and gather your livestock and all that you have in the field, for the hail shall come down on every man and every animal which is found in the field and is not brought home; and they shall die.” ’ ”. 19:5–10; Ps. 15:13; Deut. 7 So he called the name of the place (XA)Massah[ck] and [cl]Meribah, because of the contention of the children of Israel, and because they [cm]tempted the Lord, saying, “Is the Lord among us or not?”. 99:7; Matt. TERMS OF USE 4:20; Is. 8:56; Ps. 9:18, Is. 9:15; Ps. 4:24; Josh. Not so much as one of them remained. 79:8; Jer. Beware, for evil is ahead of you. 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