And the Lord said to Moses, Now thou shalt see what I will do to Pharao; for he shall send them forth with a mighty hand, and with a high arm shall he cast them out of his land. 2And God spoke to Moses and said to him I am the lord. 3And I appeared to Abraam and Isaac and Jacob, being their God, but I did not manifest to them my name 1Lord. 4And I established my covenant with them, to give them the land of the Chananites, the land wherein they sojourned, in which also they dwelt as strangers. 5And I hearkened to the groaning of the children of Israel (the affliction with which the Egyptians enslave them) and I remembered the covenant with you. 2 6Go, speak to the children of Israel, saying, I am the Lord; and I will lead you forth from the tyranny of the Egyptians and I will deliver you from bondage, and I will ransom you with a high arm, and great iudgment. 7 And I will take you to me a people for myself, and will be your God; and ye shall know that I am the Lord your God, who brought you out from the tyranny of the Egyptians. And I will bring you into the land concerning which I stretched out my hand to give it to Abraam and Isaac and Jacob, and I will give it you for an inheritance: I am the Lord. 9And Moses spoke thus to the sons of Israel, and they hearkened not to Moses for faint-heartedness, and for their hard tasks. 10And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, 11Go in, speak to Pharao king of Egypt, that he send forth the children of Israel out of his land. 12 And Moses spoke before the Lord, saying, Behold, the children of Israel hearkened not to me, and how shall Pharao hearken to me? and I am not eloquent. 13And the Lord spoke to Moses and Aaron, and gave them a charge to Pharao king of Egypt, that he should send forth the children of Israel out of the land of Egypt.
14And these are the heads of the houses of their families: the sons of Ruben the firstborn of Israel; Enoch and Phallus Aaron, and Charmi, this is the kindred of Ruben. 15And the sons of Symeon, Jemuel and Jamin and Aod, and Jachin and Saar, and Saul tie son of a Phoenician woman, these are the families of the sons of Symeon. 16And these are the names of the sons of Levi according to their kindreds, Gedson, Caath, and Merari; and the years of the life of Levi were a hundred and thirty-seven. 17And these are the sons of Gedson, Lobeni
1 Or, The Lord.
2 Lit. your covenant.
3 Alex.130 years.
4 Alex.136 years.
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