The covenant renewed with Moses
6:1 Then the LORD said unto Moses, Now will you see what I will do
to Pharaoh for with a strong hand shall he let them go, and with
a strong hand shall he drive them out of his land.
God spoke unto Moses, and said unto him, I [am] the LORD
I appeared unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and unto Jacob, by [the name
of] God Almighty, but by my name JEHOVAH was I not known to them.
I have also established my covenant with them, to give them the
land of Canaan, the land of their pilgrimage, wherein they were
6:5 And I have also heard the groaning of the children of Israel,
whom the Egyptians keep in bondage ; and I have remembered my
6:6 Wherefore say unto the children of Israel, I [am] the LORD, and I
will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I
will rid you out of their bondage, and I will redeem you with a
stretched out arm, and with great judgments
6:7 And I will take you to me for a people, and I will be to you a
God and you shall know that I [am] the LORD your God, which
brings you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians.
6:8 And I will bring you in unto the land, concerning the which I did
swear to give it to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob ; and I will
give it you for an heritage I [am] the LORD.
6:9 And Moses spoke so unto the children of Israel but they listened
not unto Moses for anguish of spirit, and for cruel bondage.
6:10 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying,
6:11 Go in, speak unto Pharaoh king of Egypt, that he let
the children of Israel go out of his land.
6:12 And Moses spoke before the LORD, saying, Behold, the
children of Israel have not listened unto me; how then shall
Pharaoh hear me, who [am] of uncircumcised lips ?
6:13 And the LORD spoke unto Moses and unto Aaron, and gave
them a charge unto the children of Israel, and unto Pharaoh king
of Egypt, to bring the children of Israel out of the land of
6:14 These [be] the heads of their fathers' houses The sons
of Reuben the firstborn of Israel ; Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron,
and Carmi these [be] the families of Reuben.
6:15 And the sons of Simeon ; Jemuel, and Jamin, and Ohad,
and Jachin, and Zohar, and Shaul the son of a Canaanitish woman
these [are] the families of Simeon.
6:16 And these [are] the names of the sons of Levi according
to their generations ; Gershon, and Kohath, and Merari and the
years of the life of Levi [were] an hundred thirty and seven
6:17 The sons of Gershon ; Libni, and Shimi, according to
6:18 And the sons of Kohath ; Amram, and Izhar, and Hebron,
and Uzziel and the years of the life of Kohath [were] an hundred
thirty and three years.
6:19 And the sons of Merari ; Mahali and Mushi these [are]
the families of Levi according to their generations.
6:20 And Amram took him Jochebed his father's sister to wife
; and she bare him Aaron and Moses and the years of the life of
Amram [were] an hundred and thirty and seven years.
6:21 And the sons of Izhar ; Korah, and Nepheg, and Zichri.
6:22 And the sons of Uzziel ; Mishael, and Elzaphan, and
6:23 And Aaron took him Elisheba, daughter of Amminadab,
sister of Naashon, to wife ; and she bare him Nadab, and Abihu,
Eleazar, and Ithamar.
6:24 And the sons of Korah ; Assir, and Elkanah, and
Abiasaph these [are] the families of the Korhites.
6:25 And Eleazar Aaron's son took him [one] of the daughters
of Putiel to wife ; and she bare him Phinehas these [are] the
heads of the fathers of the Levites according to their families.
6:26 These [are] that Aaron and Moses, to whom the LORD
said, Bring out the children of Israel from the land of Egypt
according to their armies.
6:27 These [are] they which spoke to Pharaoh king of Egypt,
to bring out the children of Israel from Egypt these [are] that
Moses and Aaron.
6:28 And it came to pass on the day [when] the LORD spoke
unto Moses in the land of Egypt,
6:29 That the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying, I [am] the LORD
you speak unto Pharaoh king of Egypt all that I say unto you.
6:30 And Moses said before the LORD, Behold, I [am] of
uncircumcised lips, and how shall Pharaoh listen unto me?
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6 || Chapter 7 || Chapter 8 || Chapter
9 || Chapter 10
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14 || Chapter 15 || Chapter
16 || Chapter 17 || Chapter 18 || Chapter
19 || Chapter 20
21 || Chapter 22 || Chapter 23 || Chapter
24 || Chapter 25 || Chapter
26 || Chapter 27 || Chapter 28 || Chapter
29 || Chapter 30
31 || Chapter 32 || Chapter 33 || Chapter
34 || Chapter 35 || Chapter
36 || Chapter 37 || Chapter 38 || Chapter
39 || Chapter 40