God's further training of Moses
said to Moses, Now you will see what I will do to Pharaoh; for because of a amighty
hand he will let them go, and because of a mighty hand he will bdrive
them out of his land.
God spoke to Moses and said to him, I am aJehovah
I appeared to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob as the 1aAll
-sufficient God; but by My bname 2Jehovah
I did not make Myself known to them.
I also established My acovenant
with them, to give them the land of Canaan, the land of their bsojournings
, in which they sojourned.
I have also aheard
the groaning of the children of Israel, whom the Egyptians have enslaved; and I have bremembered
say to the children of Israel, I am Jehovah, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will deliver you from their bondage, and I will aredeem
you with an boutstretched
arm and with great acts of judgment.
I will take you to Myself as My apeople
, and I will be your bGod
; and you shall cknow
that I am Jehovah your God, the One who brought you out from under the dburdens
of the Egyptians.
I will bring you to the land which I 1aswore
to give to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob; and I will give it to you as a possession. I am Jehovah.
Moses spoke this to the children of Israel, but they did not listen to Moses on account of anguish of spirit and aharsh
Jehovah spoke to Moses, saying,
, speak to Pharaoh, the king of Egypt, that he let the children of Israel go out of his land.
Moses spoke before Jehovah, saying, The children of Israel do not now listen to me. How then will Pharaoh listen to me, since I am of auncircumcised
Jehovah spoke to Moses and to Aaron and gave them a charge for the children of Israel and for Pharaoh, the king of Egypt, to bring the children of Israel out of the land of Egypt.
are the heads of their fathers’ houses. The sons of aReuben
, the firstborn of Israel: Hanoch and Pallu, Hezron and Carmi; these are the families of Reuben.
the sons of aSimeon
: Jemuel and Jamin and Ohad and Jachin and Zohar and Shaul the son of a Canaanite woman; these are the families of Simeon.
these are the names of the sons of aLevi
according to their generations: Gershon and Kohath and Merari; and the years of Levi’s life were one hundred thirty-seven years.
sons of Gershon: Libni and Shimei, according to their families.
the sons of Kohath: Amram and Izhar and Hebron and Uzziel; and the years of Kohath’s life were one hundred thirty-three years.
the sons of Merari: Mahli and Mushi. These are the families of the Levites according to their generations.
Amram took Jochebed his father’s sister for himself as awife
, and she bore him Aaron and Moses; and the years of Amram’s life were one hundred thirty-seven years.
the sons of Izhar: aKorah
and Nepheg and Zichri.
the sons of aUzziel
: Mishael and Elzaphan and Sithri.
Aaron took Elisheba, the daughter of aAmminadab
, the sister of bNahshon
, for himself as wife; and she bore him cNadab
and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar.
the sons of Korah: aAssir
and Elkanah and Abiasaph; these are the families of the Korahites.
Eleazar, Aaron’s son, took for himself one of the daughters of Putiel as wife, and she bore him aPhinehas
. These are the heads of the fathers’ houses of the Levites according to their families.
was this same
Aaron and Moses to whom Jehovah said, aBring
out the children of Israel from the land of Egypt according to their barmies
was they who spoke to Pharaoh, the king of Egypt, to bring out the children of Israel from Egypt; it is the same
Moses and Aaron.
on the day when Jehovah spoke to Moses in the land of Egypt,
spoke to Moses, saying, I am aJehovah
; speak to Pharaoh, the king of Egypt, all that I speak to you.
Moses said before Jehovah, Behold, I am of auncircumcised
lips. How then will Pharaoh listen to me?