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Before magicians of Egypt, they also did in like

2 And if thou shalt refuse to let them

CHRIST, manner with their enchantments.

1491. go, behold, I will smite all thy borders 12 For they cast down every man his

with frogs: rod, and they became serpents : but

3 And the river shall bring forth frogs Aaron's rod swallowed up their rods.

abundantly, which shall go up and come 13 And he hardened Pharaoh's heart

into thy house, and into thy bed-chamber, that he hearkened not to them; as the

and upon thy bed, and into the house of LORD had said.

thy servants, and upon thy people, and 14 1 And the LORD said to Moses, Pha

into thy ovens, and into thy i kneading raoh's heart is hardened; he refuseth to

1 Heb. gath

troughs: let the people go.

ering of

4 And the frogs shall come up both on 15 Go to Pharaoh in the morning; lo, their wa. thee, and upon thy people, and upon all he goeth out to the water, and thou shalt ters. thy servants. stand by the river's brink against he

5 7 And the LORD spoke to Moses, Say cometh; and the rod which was turned

to Aaron, Stretch forth thy hand with to a serpent shalt thou take in thy hand.

thy rod over the streams, over the rivers, 16 And thou shalt say to him, the

and over the ponds, and cause frogs to LORD God of the Hebrews hath sent me to

come up on the land of Egypt. thee, saying, Let my people go, that they ac. 17. 5.

6 And Aaron stretched his hand over may serve me in the wilderness: and be

the waters of Egypt; and the frogs came bold, hitherto thou wouldest not hear.

up, and covered the land of Egypt. 17 Thus saith the LORD, In this thou

7 And the magicians did so with shalt know that I am the LORD: behold,

their enchantments, and brought up frogs I will smite with the rod that is in my

upon the land of Egypt. hand upon the waters which are in the Ps. 78. 44. 8 | Then Pharaoh called for Moses river, and they shall be turned to blood.

and Aaron, and said, Entreat the Lord 18 And the fish that is in the river

that he may take away the frogs from shall die, and the river shall be offensive

me, and from my people: and I will let in smell; and the Egyptians shall lothe

the people go, that they may do sacrifice to drink of the water of the river.

to the Lord. 19 1 And the LORD spoke to Moses,

9 And Moses said to Pharaoh, 2 Glory Say to Aaron, Take thy rod, and stretch

over me: 3 when shall I entreat for thee, out thy hand upon the waters of Egypt,

and for thy servants, and for thy people, upon their streams, upon their rivers, and

4 to destroy the frogs from thee, and thy upon their ponds, and upon all their

houses, that they may remain in the river 1 pools of water, that they may become

only? blood : and that there may be blood

10 And he said, 5 To-morrow. And throughout all the land of Egypt, both in

he said, Be it according to thy word; vessels of wood, and in vessels of stone. 1or, dough. that thou mayest know that there is none 20 And Moses and Aaron did so, as

like the LORD our God. the LORD commanded; and he « lifted

11 And the frogs shall depart from up the rod and smote the waters that

thee, and from thy houses, and from thy were in the river, in the sight of Pha

servants, and from thy people; they shall raoh, and in the sight of his servants;

remain in the river only. and all the waters that were in the river

12 1 And Moses and Aaron went out were turned into blood.

2 or, Have

from Pharaoh : and Moses cried to the

this honor 21. And the fish that was in the river

Lord, because of the frogs which he had died; and the river was offensive in &c. brought against Pharaoh. smell, and the Egyptians could not drink

13 And the LORD did according to the of the water of the river; and there was

word of Moses: and the frogs died out blood throughout all the land of Egypt.

of the houses, out of the villages, and out 22 And the magicians of Egypt did so

of the fields. with their enchantments : and Phara

3 or, against

14 And they gathered them into heaps: oh's heart was hardened, neither did he

and the land was offensive in smell. hearken to them; as the Lord had said.

15 But when Pharaoh saw that there 23 And Pharaoh turned and went into

was respit, he hardened his heart, and his house, neither did he regard this also.

hearkened not to them, as the LORD had 24 And all the Egyptians digged

said. round about the river for water to drink; 4 Heb. to cut 16 1 And the LORD said to Moses, Say for they could not drink of the water of off. to Aaron, Stretch out thy rod, and smite the river.

the dust of the land, that it may become 25 And seven days were fulfilled after

lice throughout all the land of Egypt. that the LORD had smitten the river.

17 And they did so: for Aaron stretchCHAP. VIII.

ed out his hand with his rod, and smote I Frogs are sent. 8 Pharaoh sueth to Moses,

the dust of the earth, and it became lice 12 and Moses by prayer removeth them away. 16 The dust is turned into lice, which the ma: 5 or, against land became lice throughout all the land

in man and in beast; all the dust of the gicians could not do. 20 The swarms of to-morrow. fies. 25 Pharaoh inclineth to let the people

of Egypt. 89, 32 but yet is hardened.

18 And the magicians did so with

their inchantments to bring forth lice, Pharaoh, and say to him, Thus

but they could not: so there were lice saith the LORD, let my people go that they

upon man and upon beast. may serve me.

19 Then the magicians said to Pha

over me,


A ,


field : for upon every man and beas

Before raoh, This is the finger of God: and

2 For if thou shalt refuse to let them

CHRIST, Pharaoh's heart was hardened, and he 1491.

go, and wilt hold them still, hearkened not to them; as the Lord had

3 Behold, the hand of the LORD is said.

upon thy cattle which are in the field, 20 1 And the Lord said to Moses, Rise

upon the horses, upon the asses, upon the early in the morning, and stand before

camels, upon the oxen, and upon the Pharaoh ; (lo, he cometh forth to the 6 or, 2 mixt. sheep: there shall be a very grievous mur. water) and say to him, Thus saith the ure of noi. rain. LORD, Let my people go, that they may beasts, &c.

4 And the LORD shall sever between serve me.

the cattle of Israel, and the cattle of 3 21 Else, if thou wilt not let my people

Egypt: and there shall nothing die of all go, behold, I will send 6 swarms of flies 1 Heb. a re that belongs to the children of Israel. upon thee, and upon thy servants, and demption.

5 And the LORD appointed a set time, upon thy people, and into thy houses :

saying, To-morrow the LORD will do and the houses of the Egyptians shall be

this thing in the land. full of swarms of flies, and also the sor, by lo.

6 And the LORD did that thing on the ground on which they are.

morrow, and all the cattle of Egypt died: 22 And I will sever in that day the

but of the cattle of the children of Israel land of Goshen, in which my people

died not one. dwell, that no swarms of flies shall be

7 And Pharaoh sent, and behold, there there; to the end thou mayest know that 9 or, destroy. was not one of the cattle of the Israelites I am the Lord in the midst of the earth. ed. dead. And the heart of Pharaoh was 23 And I will put 7 a division between

hardened, and he did not let the people go. my people and thy people : s to-morrow

81 And the LORD said to Moscs and shall this sign be.

to Aaron, Take to you handfuls of ashes 24 And the LORD did so: and there

of the furnace, and let Moses sprinkle came a grievous swarm of flics into the

it towards heaven in the sight of Pha. house of Pharaoh, and into his servants'

raoh. houses, and into all the land of Egypt: “ c. 3. 18. 9 And it shall become small dust in all the land was e corrupted by reason of the

the land of Egypt, and shall be a boil swarm of fies.

breaking forth with blains upon man, and 25 1 Ånd Pharaoh called for Moses,

upon beast, throughout all the land of and for Aaron, and said, Go ye, sacrifice

Egypt. to your God in the land.

10 And they took ashes of the furnace, 26 A Moses said, It is not meet so

and stood before Pharaoh; and Moses to do; for we shall sacrifice the abomi

sprinkled it towards heaven; and it be nation of the Egyptians to the LORD our

came a boil breaking forth with blains God : Lo, shall we sacrifice the abomina

upon man, and upon beast. tion of the Egyptians before their eyes,

11 And the magicians could not stand and will they not stone us?

before Moses, because of the boil: for the 27 We will go three days' journey into

boil was upon the magicians, and uponi the wilderness, and sacrifice to the LORD

all the Egyptians. our God as a he shall command us.

12 And the LORD hardened the heart 28 And Pharaoh said, I will let you

of Pharaoh, and he hearkened not to go, that ye may sacrifice to the LORD

them; as the LORD had spoke to Moses your God in the wilderness; only ye "c. 4. 21. 13 í And the LORD said to Moses, shall not go very far away: entreat for me.

Rise early in the morning, and stand be29 And Moses said, Behold, I go out

fore Pharaoh, and say to him, The from thee, and I will entreat the Lord

saith the Lord God of the Hebrews, LA that the swarms of flies may depart from

my people go, that they may serve me. Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his

14 For I will at this time send all my people, to-morrow: but let not Pharaoh

plagues upon thy heart, and upon thý deal deceitfully any more, in not letting servants, and upon thy people : that thou the people go to sacrifice to the LORD.

mayest know that there is none like me in 30 And Moses went out from Pha

all the earth. raoh, and entreated the LORD:

15 For now I will stretch out my hand, 31 And the Lord did according to the o Rom. 9. 17. that I maysmite thee and thy people with word of Moses; and he removed the

pestilence; and thou shalt be cut off from swarms of flies from Pharaoh, from his

the earth. servants, and from his people; there re

16 And in very deed for 5 this cause mained not one.

have I 1 raised thee up, to show in the 32 And Pharaoh hardened his heart

my power; and that my name may be at this time also, neither would he let the

declared throughout all the eartb. people go.

17 As yet dost thou exalt thyself CHAP. IX.

against my people, that thou will not 1 The murrain of beasts. 8 The plague of

let them go? boils and blains. 13 The message about the

18 Behold, to-morrow about this time hoil. 22 The plague of hail. 27 Pharaoh

I will cause it to rain a very grievous applyeth to Moses, 35 bit yet is hardened.

hail, such as hath not been in Egypt since THEN the LORD said to Moses, Go in 1 Heb. made its foundation even until now.

to Pharaoh, and tell him,' Thus thee stand. 19 Send therefore now, and gathel saith the LORD God of the Hebrews, Let

thy cattle, and all that thou hast in the my people go, that they may serve me.



him :

Before which shall be found in the field, and


raelites go. 12 The plague of the locusts.

16 Pharaoh sueth to Moses. 21 The plague shall not be bronght home, the hail shall 1491.

of darkness. 24 Pharaoh sueth to Moses, 27 7 come down upon them, and they shall

but yet is hardened. die

A 20 He that feared the word of the

to Pharaoh : e for I have hardened LORD, among the servants of Pharaoh,

his heart, and the heart of his servants ; made his servants and his cattle flee into

that I might show these my signs before the houses:

91 And he that a regarded not the 2 Heb. set 2 And that thou mayest tell in the ears word of the Lord, left his servants and not his of thy son, and of thy son's son, what his cattle in the field.

heart to.

things I have wrought in Egypt, and my 2 And the LORD said to Moses,

signs which I have done among them; Stretch forth thy hand towards heaven,

that ye may know how that I am the that there may be hail in all the land of

Lord. Egypt, upon man, and upon beast, and 3 Heb. voices 3 And Moses and Aaron came in to upon every herb of the field, throughout of God. Pharaoh, and said to him, Thus saith the land of Egypt.

the LORD God of the Hebrews, How * And Moses stretched forth his rod

long wilt thou refuse to humble thyself towards heaven, and the Lord sent thun

before me? Let my people go, that they der and hail, and the fire ran along upon "Ps. 24. 1. may serve me. the ground: and the LORD rained hail

4 Else, if thou shalt refuse to let my apon the land of Egypt.

people go, behold, to-morrow will I bring 24 So there was hail, and fire mingled

the locusts into thy border: with the hail, very grievous, such as

4 Heb. hid.

5 And they shall cover the i face of there had been none like it in all the land den, or, the earth, that one cannot be able to see of Egypt, since it became a nation. dark. the earth : and they shall eat the residue 5 And the hail smote, throughout all

of that which hath escaped, which rethe land of Egypt, all that was in the

maineth to you from the hail, and shall field, both man and beast, and the hail

eat every tree which groweth for you out swote every herb of the field and broke

of the field : every tree of the field.

5 Heb, by

6 And they shall fill thy houses, and Only in the land of Goshen, where the hand of the houses of all thy servants, and the the children of Israel were, there was no

Moses. houses of all the Egyptians; which neibail.

ther thy fathers, nor thy fathers' fathers 27 And Pharaoh sent, and called for

have seen, since the day that they were Moses and Aaron, and said to them, I

upon the earth to this day. And he turnhave sinned this time: the Lord is right

ed himself, and went out from Pharaoh. cous, and I and my people are wicked.

7 And Pharaoh's servants said to him, 20 Entreat the LORD (for it is enough)

How long shall this man be a snare to that there be no more 3 mighty thunder

us? Let the men go, that they may ings and hail; and I will let you go, and

serve the Lord their God: knowest thou ye sball stay no longer.

not yet that Egypt is destroyed ? 2 And Moses said to him, as soon as

8 And Moses and Aaron were brought I am gone out of the city, I will spread

a c. 4. 21.

again to Pharaoh : and he said to them, abroad ms hands to the LORD; and the

Go, serve the LORD your God: but 2 who thunder shall cease, neither shall there

are they that shall go ? be any more hail; that thou mayest know

9 And Moses said, We will go with how that the earth is the Lord's.

our young and with our old, with our 30 But as for thee and thy servants, I

sons and with our daughters, with our know that ye will not yet fear the LORD

flocks and with our herds will we go; for God

we must hold a feast to the LORD. 31 And the flax and the barley were

10 And he said to them, Let the LORD sunitten : for the barley was in the ear,

be so with you, as I will let you go, and and the tax tas bolled.

your little ones: look to it; for evil is 39 But the wheat and the rye were

before you. nat smitten; for they were 4 not grown

11 Not so: go now ye that are men, 1 Heb. eye.

and serve the Lord; for that you desir33 And Moses went out of the city

ed. And they were driven out from from Pharaoh, and spread abroad his

Pharaoh's presence. hands to the LORD: and the thunders

12 1 And the Lord said to Moses, and hail ceased, and the rain was not

Stretch out thy hand over the land of potered upon the earth.

Egypt for the locusts, that they may come 34 And when Pharaoh saw that the

upon the land of Egypt, and eat every rain and the hail and the thunders had

herb of the land, even all that the hail censed, ke sinned yet more, and hardened

hath left. his beart , he and his servants.

13 And Moses stretched forth his rod 3 And the heart of Pharaoh was

over the land of Egypt, and the LORD hardened, neither would he let the chil

brought an east wind upon the land all tre of Israel go; as the Lord had

that day, and all that night: and when Solcen s by Moses.

it was morning, the east wind brought CHAP. X.

2 Heb. who the locusts. 16 Greateneth to send locusta. 7 Pharaoh,

14 And the locusts went up over all hored by his sertants, inclineta to let the Is

the land of Egypt, and rested in all the


and who.

one may


Before borders of Egypt: very grievons were


he will let you go hence: when he shall they; before them there were no such 1491. let you go, he shall surely thrust you out locusts as they, neither after them will

hence altogether. be such.

2 Speak now in the ears of the people, 15 For they covered the face of the

and lei every man 1 borrow of his neighwhole earth, so that the land was dark

bor, and every woman of her neighbor, ened; and they ate every herb of the 3 Heb, has. 2 jewels of silver, and jewels of gold. land, and all the fruit of the trees which tened to


3 And the Lord gave the people favor the hail had left: and there remained

in the sight of the Egyptians. Moreover, not any green thing on the trees, or in

the man Moses was very great in the the herbs of the field, through all the

land of Egypt, in the sight of Pharaoh's land of Egypt.

servants, and in the sight of the people. 16 4 Then Pharaoh 3 called for Moses Heb, fas.

4 And Moses said, Thus saith the

tened. and Aaron in haste; and he said, I have

LORD, 6 About midnight will I go out sinned against the LORD your God, and

into the midst of Egypt : against you.

5 And all the first-born in the land of 17 Now therefore forgive, I pray thee,

Egypt shall die, from the first-born of my sin only this once, and entreat the 5 or, Sea of. Pharaoh that sitteth upon his throne, Lord your God that he may take away bian' gueseven to the first-born of the maid-servant from me this death only.

that is behind the mill; and all the first18 And he went out from Pharaoh,

born of beasts. and entreated the LORD.

6 And there shall be a great cry 19 And the Lord turned a mighty

throughout all the land of Egypt, such strong west wind which took away the 6 Heb. that as there hath been none like it, nor shall locusts, and 4 cast them into the 5 Red

be like it any more. sea : there remained not une locust in all feel dark.

7 But against any of the children of the borders of Egypt.

Israel shall not a dog move his tongue, 20 But the Lord hardened Pharaoh's

against man or beast: that ye may know heart, so that he would not let the chil

how the Lord doth put a difference bedren of Israel go.

tween the Egyptians and Israel. 21 9 And the Lord said to Moses, Heb, into 8 And all these thy servants shall

our hands, Stretch out thy hand towards heaven,

come down to me, and bow down themthat there may be darkness over the land

selves to me, saying, Depart thou, and of Egypt, 6 even darkness which may be

all the people 3 that follow thee; and affelt.

ter that I will depart: and he went out 22 And Moses stretched forth his hand

from Pharaoh in 4 a great anger. towards heaven : and there was a thick

9 And the LORD said to Moses, Phadarkness in all the land of Egypt three

raoh will not hearken to you ; that my days :

Lor, ask, or, wonders may be multiplied in the land 23 They saw not one another, neither

of Egypt. rose any from his place for three days:

10 And Moses and Aaron did all these but all the children of Israel had light in

wonders before Pharaoh ; and the LORD their dwellings.

hardened Pharaoh's heart, so that he

a c. 3. 22. & 24 1 And Pharaoh called to Moses,

would not let the children of Israel de

12. 35. and said, Go ye, serve the Lord; only

part from his land. let your flocks and your herds be stayed :

CHAP. XII. let your little ones also go with you. 25 And Moses said, Thou must give?

1 The beginning of the year is changed. 3

vessels. us also sacrifices, and burnt-offerings,

The possorer is instituted. 11 The rite of

the possover 15 Unlearened bread. 29 The that we may sacrifice to the Lord our

firsi.born are slain. 31 The Israelites are God.

driven out of the la 37 They come to Sue26 Our cattle also shall go with us ;

coth. 43 The ordinance of the passover. there shall not a hoof be left behind; for c. 12. 29.


ND the Lord spoke to Moses and of them must we take to serve the LORD

Aaron in the land of Egypt, saying, our God; and we know not with what

2 This month shall be to you the beginwe must serve the Lord, until we come

ning of months: it shall be the first month thither.

3 Heh, that is of the year to you. 27 1 But the LORD hardened Pharaoh's at thy feet. 31 Speak ye to all the congregation heart, and he would not let them go.

of Israel, saying, In the tenth day of this 28 And Pharaoh said to him, Depart

month they shall take to them every man from me, take heed to thyself, see my

a i lamb, according to the house of their face no more: for in that day thou seest b. heat fathers, a lamb for a house: my face, thou shalt die.


4 And if the household shall be too 29 And Moses said, Thou hast spoken

small for the lamb, let him and his neighwell, I will see thy face again no more.

bor next to his house take it according

to the number of the souls; every man CHAP. XI.

1 or, kid.

according to his eating shall make your I God's message to the Israelites to borrow jer.

count for the lamb. els of their neighbors. 4 Moses threateneth

5 Your lamb shall be without blemish, Pharaoh with the death of the first-born,

a male 2 of the first year: ye shall take ND the LORD said to Moses, Yet 2 Heb. son it from the sheep or from the goats:

6 And ye shall keep it until the fourPharaoh, and upon Egypt; afterwards!

teenth day of the same month : and the

2 or,

A brings .

tuo eve


whole assembly of the congregation of Chemises out, and take you a 7 lamb, according to Israel shall kill it 3 in the evening.

1491. your families, and kill the passover. 7 And they shall take of the blood,

22 6 And ye shall take a bunch of hysand strike it on the two side-posts, and

sop, and dip it in the blood that is in the on the upper door-post of the houses, in

basin, and strike the lintel and the two which they shall eat it.

side-posts with the blood that is in the 8 And they shall eat the flesh in that 3 Heb. be: basin : and none of you shall go out at night, roasted with fire; and unleavened tween the the door of his house till the morning. bread, and with bitter herbs they shall


23 For the Lord will pass through to eat it.

smite the Egyptians; and when he seeth 9 Eat not of it raw, nor boiled at all

the blood upon the lintel, and on the two with water, but roasted with fire; its

side-posts, the Lord will pass over the head with its legs, and with its entrails.

door, and will not suffer the destroyer to 10 And ye shall let nothing of it re

come in to your houses to smite you. main till the morning: and that which

24 And ye shall observe this thing for remaineth of it till the morning ye shall or, princes. an ordinance to thee and to thy sons for burn with fire. 111 And thus shall ye eat it; with

25 And it shall come to pass, when ye your loins girded, your shoes on your

shall have come to the land which the feet, and your staff in your hand : and

LORD will give you, according as he ye shall eat it in haste; it is the Lord's

5 Heb. for a

hath promised, that ye shall keep this passover.


service. 12 For I will pass through the land of tion. 26 e And it shall come to pass, when Egypt this night, and will smite all the

your children shall say to you, What first-born in the land of Egypt, both man

mean you by this service ? and beast: and against all the 4 gods of

27 That ye shall say, It is the sacri. Egypt I will execute judgment: I am the 6 Heb. soul. fice of the Lord's passover, who passed LORD.

over the houses of the children of Israel 13 And the blood shall be to you for a

in Egypt, when he smote the Egyptians, token upon the houses where ye are:

and delivered our houses. And the peoand when I see the blood, I will pass Num. 23. 16. ple bowed the head and worshiped. over you, and the plague shall not be

28 And the children of Israel went upon you 5 to destroy you, when I smite

away, and did as the Lord had comthe land of Egypt.

manded Moses and Aaron, so did they. 14 And this day shall be to you for a

29 Td And it came to pass, that at midmemorial; and ye shall keep it a feast

night the LORD smote all the first-born to the Lord throughout your genera

in the land of Egypt, from the first-born tions : ye shall keep it a feast by an or

of Pharaoh that sat on his throne, to the dinance for ever.

first-born of the captive that was in the 15 Seven days shall ye eat unleavened 7 or, kid. s dungeon; and all the first-born of bread; even the first day ye shall put

cattle. away leaven out of your houses : for

30 And Pharaoh rose in the night, he, whoever eateth leavened bread, from the Heb. 11.28. and all his servants, and all the Egypfirst day till the seventh day, that'soul

tians; and there was a great cry in shall be cut off from Israel.

Egypt: for there was not a house where 16 And in the first day there shall be a

there was not one dead. holy convocation, and in the seventh day « Josh. 4. 6. 31 1 And he called for Moses and there shall be a holy convocation to you:

Aaron by night, and said, Arise, and no manner of work shall be done in

depart from among my people, both ye them, save that which every & man must

and the children of Israel: and go, serve eat, that only may be done by you.

đc. 11. 4.

the LORD, as ye have said. 17 And ye shall observe the feast of

32 Also take your flocks and your unleavened bread; for in this same day

herds, as ye have said, and be gone: and have I brought your armies out of the

bless me also. land of Egypt: therefore shall ye observe

33 And the Egyptians were urgent this day in your generations by an ordi- 8 Heb. house upon the people, that they might send nance for ever.

of the pit. them out of the land in haste; for they 18 - In the first month, on the four

said, We are all dead men. teenth day of the month at evening, ye

34 And the people took their dough shall eat unleavened bread, till the one

before it was leavened, their 9 kneading and twentieth day of the month at eve

troughs being bound up in their clothes ning.

9 or, dough.

upon their shoulders. 19 Seven days shall there be no leaven

35 And the children of Israel did acfound in your houses: for whoever eat

cording to the word of Moses: and they eth that which is leavened, even that

borrowed of the Egyptians & jewels of silsoul shall be cut off from the congrega- .c. 3. 22. & ver, and jewels of gold, and raiment. • tion of Israel, whether he shall be a 11 2

36 And the Lord gave the people fastranger, or born in the land.

vor in the sight of the Egyptians, so that 20 Ye shall eat nothing leavened: in

they lent to them such things as they reall your habitations shall ye eat unleav

quested : and they spoiled the Egypened bread,

tians. 21 1 Then Moses called for all the el- Num. 33.3. 37 1 And the children of Israel jourders of Israel, and said to them, Draw

neyed from Rameses to Succoth, about

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