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matter of a day in his
Aaron sent to meet Moses.
CHAP. V. VI.
The Israelites' task increased. CHRIST cast it at his feet, and said, Surely a
9 + Let there more work be laid upon CHRIST bloody husband art thou to me. the men, that they may labour therein;
So he let him go: then she said, A and let them not regard vain words. Hoody husband thou art, because of the 10 1 And the taskmasters of the people have the outcome circumcision.
went out, and their officers, and they the men. 27 4 And the LORD said to Aaron, spake to the people, saying, Thus saith dret. 4 Go into the wilderness to meet Moses. Pharaoh, I will not give you straw. ecks. And he went, and met him in the mount 11 Go ye, get you straw where ye can of God, and kissed him.
find it: yet not ought of your work shall 28 And Moses told Aaron all the be diminished.
words of the LORD who had sent him, 12 So the people were scattered abroad 3.kę and all the bsigns which he had com- throughout all the land of Egypt to gather manded him.
stubble instead of straw. Br. 3. 16 29 | And Moses and Aaron "went 13 And the taskmasters hasted them,
and gathered together all the elders of saying, Fulfil your works, your + daily Hlebo
tasks, as when there was straw.
ed, Wherefore have ye not fulfilled your
16 There is no straw given unto thy message. 5 He increaseth the Israelites' servants, and they say to us, Make brick: task. R15 He checketh their complaints
behold, thy servants are beaten; but
17 But he said, Ye are idle, ye are
saith the LORD God of Israel, Let my 18 Go therefore now, and work; for ach 10.9 people go, that they may hold a feast there shall no straw be given you, yet unto me in the wilderness.
shall ye deliver the tale of bricks.
LOBD, that I should obey his voice to let Israel did see that they were in evil case, ech. z 1g
Israel go? I know not the Lord, “nei- after it was said, Ye shall not minish
ought from your bricks of your daily task.
ye have made our savourot to be abhor- + Heb. te 4 And the king of Egypt said unto red in the eyes of Pharaoh, and in the 34, 30. them, Wherefore do ye, Moses and Aaron, eyes of his servants, to put a sword in & 27. 12. let the people from their works? get you their hand to slay us. unto your burdens.
22 | And Moses returned unto the 6. 5 And Pharaoh said, Behold, the peo- Lord, and said, Lord, wherefore hast . 17,8 ple of the land now are 'many, and ye thou so evil entreated this people? why
make them rest from their burdens. is it that thou hast sent me?
6 And Pharaoh commanded the same 23 For since I came to Pharaoh to zot 14. day the taskmasters of the people, and speak in thy name, he hath done evil to their officers, saying,
this people; t neither hast thou delivered Heb. deli-
HOVAH. 14 The genealogy of Reuben,
Pharaoh : for with a strong hand shall a ch. 3. ?
2 Sam. 10. 6, 1 Chron. 19
ech L IL
vering thou hast nol de lirered.
ther cof: For they be ide; therefore they THEN shalt thou see what I wil do to
bch. 11. 1.
17. & 23.7.
& 35. 11. & 48.3. dch. 3. 14. Ps. 68. 4. &
19. & 23. 21.
6. 37, 38.
Numb. 3. 3e.
12. k cb. 15. 13. Deut. 7. 8. 1 Chron. 17. 21. Neh. 1. 10.
3. & 24. 1.
45. 46. Deut.
The genealogy of Reuben,
Simeon, and Leví. he let them go, and with a strong hand and the years of the life of Levi were an bshall he drive them out of his land. hundred thirty and seven years.
2 And God spake unto Moses, and 17 *The sons of Gershon; Libni, and x1 Chron. 6. & 12. 31, 33, said unto him, I am || the Lord: Shimi, according to their families.
3 And I appeared unto Abraham, unto 18 And the sons of Kohath; Amram, Numb. 26.
Isaac, and unto Jacob, by the name of and Izhar, and Hebron, and Uzziel: and 62 18. Gen. 17... God Almighty, but by my name " JEHO- the years of the life of Kohath were an VAH was I not known to them.
hundred thirty and three years. 4 And I have also established my co- 19 And 'the sons of Merari; Mahali 31 Chron. 6. $3.18. John venant with them, 'to give them the land and Mushi; these are the families of Levi
of Canaan, the land of their pilgrimage, according to their generations. Gen. 15.18 wherein they were strangers.
20 And 'Amram took him Jochebed ch. 2. 1, 2. 5 And 6 I have also heard the groaning his father's sister to wife; and she bare 59. of the children of Israel, whom the Egyp- him Aaron and Moses: and the years of tians keep in bondage; and I have remem- the life of Amram were an hundred and bered my covenant.
thirty and seven years. 6 Wherefore say unto the children of 21 And the sons of Izhar; Korah, 1 Numbron. h ver. 2, 8, Israel, “I am the Lord, and 'I will bring and Nepheg, and Zithri. ich. 3. 17. & you out from under the burdens of the 22 And the sons of Uzziel; Mishael, Lev. 10.4 Deputeti Egyptians, and I will rid you out of and Elzaphan, and Zithri. 6. & 136. 11, their bondage, and I will * redeem you 23 And Aaron took him Elisheba, cir. 1530.
with a stretched out arm, and with great daughter of a Amminadab, sister of Naa- do Rutbeton judgments :
shon, to wife; and she bare him Nadab, 2 10. Matt. 7 And I will take you to me for a and Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar. Dent. 4. 20. people, and I will be to you a God: 24 And the 'sons of Korah; Assir, Numb: 3. 2. 47 66.154 and ye shall know that I am the LORD and Elkanah, and Abiasaph: these are Chron. 6. 2 Sam. 7. 24. your God, which bringeth you out "from the families of the Korhites. 6.ch. y under the burdens of the Egyptians. 25 And Eleazar Aaron's son took him 11.
8 And I will bring you in unto the one of the daughters of Putiel to wife; land, concerning the which I did t°swear and she bare him Phinehas: these are g Numb 25.
to give it to Abraham, to Isaac, and to the heads of the fathers of the Levites 24. 33. Heb, life Jacob; and I will give it you for an heri- according to their families. Seo Gen. 14. tage : I am the LORD.
26 These are that Aaron and Moses, 9 And Moses spake so unto the child- to whom the Lord said, Bring out the h ver. 13ren of Israel : Pbut they hearkened not children of Israel from the land of Egypt unto Moses for tanguish of spirit, and according to their armies. for cruel bondage.
27 These are they which *spake to Numb. 33. 1. 10 I And the LORD spake unto Moses, Pharaoh king of Egypt, 'to bring out the saying,
children of Israel from Egypt: these are & 7. to. 11 Go in, speak unto Pharaoh king of that Moses and Aaron. Egypt, that he let the children of Israel 28 [ And it came to pass on the day Ps. 77. 20. go out of his land.
when the Lord spake unto Moses in the 12 And Moses spake before the LORD,
land of Egypt, saying, Behold, the children of Israel 29 That the LORD spake unto Moses, have not hearkened unto me; how then saying, "I am the LORD: "speak thou shall Pharaoh hear me, 'who am of un- unto Pharaoh king of Egypt all that I say ch.7.2. circumcised lips?
unto thee. 13 And the LORD spake unto Moses 30 And Moses said before the LORD, and unto Aaron, and gave them a charge Behold, °I am of uncircumcised lips, and 1a unto the children of Israel, and unto Pha- how shall Pharaoh hearken unto me? raoh king of Egypt, to bring the children of Israel out of the land of Egypt.
1 Moses is encouraged to go to Pharaoh. 7
age. 8 His rod is turned into a ser. Gen. 46. 9. thers' houses: "The sons of Reuben the
pent. 11 The sorcerers do the like. 13 firstborn of Israel; Hanoch, and Pallu, Pharaoh's heart is hardened. 14 God's Hezron, and Carmi: these be the families message to Pharaoh. 19 The river is turiu of Reuben.
ed into blood.
muel, and Jamin, and Ohad, and Jachin,
b ch.4.16. of Simeon.
2 Thou shalt speak all that I com- cch. 4. 15. 16 | And these are the names of the mand thee: and Aaron thy brother shall 11 Chronsons of Levi according to their genera- speak unto Pharaoh, that he send the tions; Gershon, and Kohath, and Merari: children of Israel out of his land.
22. Deut. 33. 4o. o Gen. 15 18. & 36. 3. & 28. 13. & 35. 12. p ch. 5. 21. + Heb.short. ness, or, straitness.
1491 k ch. 5 I,
Gen. 46. 11. Nomb. 3.
Plan Ich 325
& 105. 29
Jobs 2. 18.
Gen. 41. %.
God's message to Pharaoh,
The waters turned into blood. 3 And I will harden Pharaoh's heart, I of Egypt, upon their streams, upon their
and multiply my 'signs and my wonders rivers, and upon their ponds, and upon all d+ 2. in the land of Egypt.
their tpools of water, that they may be- Heb. gn4 But Pharaoh shall not hearken unto come blood; and that there may be blood the tai Fou, s that I may lay my hand upon E- throughout all the land of Egypt, both in
apt, and bring forth mine armies, and my vessels of wood, and in vessels of stone.
people the children of Israel, out of the 20 And Moses and Aaron did so, as hot6 land of Egypt by great judgments
. the LORD commanded; and he lifted up 5 ch. 17. 5. 5 And the Egyptians i shall know
that the rod, and smote the waters that were 44. I am the LORD, when I stretch forth in the river, in the sight of Pharaoh, and
mine hand upon Egypt, and bring out the in the sight of his servants; and all the
6 And Moses and Aaron I did as the ed to blood.
7 And Moses was fourscore years old, died; and the river stank, and the EgypDet and Aaron fourscore and three years old, tians i could not drink of the water of i ver. 18. Acts;- when they spake unto Pharaoh.
the river; and there was blood through-
22 * And the magicians of Egypt did so Wisd. 17.7. 9 When Pharaoh shall speak unto you, with their enchantments: and Pharaoh's is saying, " Shew a miracle for you: then heart was hardened, neither did he hear
thou shalt say unto Aaron, "Take thy ken unto them; 'as the LORD had said. 1 ver. 3. och 4 2,17. rod, and cast it before Pharaoh, and it 23 And Pharaoh turned and went into shall become a serpent
his house, neither did he set his heart to
his rod before Pharaoh, and before his could not drink of the water of the river. 9 43 servants, and it' became a serpent.
25 And seven days were fulfilled, after 11 Then Pharaoh also called the wise that the LORD had smitten the river. s? Tie. 3& men and 'the sorcerers: now the magi
CHAP. VIII. is de cians of Egypt, they also * did in like manner with their enchantments.
1 Frogs are sent. 8 Pharaoh sueth to Moses,
12 and Moses by prayer removeth them away. 12 For they cast down every man his
16 The dust is turned into lice, which the rod, and they became serpents: but Aa- magicians could not do. 20 The swarms of ron's rod swallowed up their rods.
fies. 25 Pharaoh inclineth to let the peo 13 And he hardened Pharaoh's heart, ple go, 32 but yet is hardened. 64. a. that he hearkened not unto them; "as
A the Lord bad said.
unto Pharaoh, and say unto him, 14 And the LORD said unto Moses, Thus saith the LORD, Let my people go, ich. & 15. & *Pharaoh's heart is hardened, he refuseth that they may serve me. to let the people go.
2 And if thou "refuse to let them go, bch. 7. 14. 15 Get thee unto Pharaoh in the morn- behold, I will smite all thy borders with & 9. 2. ing; lo, he goeth out unto the water; frogs:
and thou shalt stand by the river's brink 3 And the river shall bring forth frogs 14 23 against he come; and 'the rod which abundantly, which shall go up and come
was turned to a serpent shalt thou take into thine house, and into thy bedcham- d Ps. 105. 3o. in thine hand.
ber, and upon thy bed, and into the house 1.38 16 And thou shalt say unto him, " The of thy servants, and upon thy people, and
Lord God of the Hebrews hath sent me into thine ovens, and into thy i knead. 1 Or, douçtı. 213, unto thee, saying, Let my people go, that ingtroughs :
they may serve me in the wilderness: and, 4 And the frogs shall come up both on
17 Thus saith the LORD, In this bthou thy servants.
18 And the fish that is in the river frogs to come up upon the land of Egypt. shall die, and the river shall stink; and 6 And Aaron stretched out his hand the Egyptians shall • lothe to drink of the over the waters of Egypt; and 'the frogs 191632 3. water of the river.
came up, and covered the land of Egypt. 19 9 And the Lord spake unto Moses, 7 % And the magicians did so with their baribi.
Say unto Aaron, Take thy rod, and enchantments, and brought up frogs upon 8443, & 'stretch out thine hand upon the waters the land of Egypt.
ach. 3. 12, 18.
c Rev. 16. 13.
1 Or, against to morrute.
ich. 9. 14Deut. 33. 26. 1 Chrou. 17. 20. Ps. 86. 8.
26. & 12. 31.
k ver. 30. ch. 9. 33. &
b ver. & ch. 9. 28. King
1 Eccles. & 11. mch.7.14.
The plague of lice.
Pharaoh yet is hardened 8 Then Pharaoh called for Moses 22 And“I will sever in that day the
and Aaron, and said, Intreat the LORD, land of Goshen, in which my people hoh. 9. 28. that he may take away the frogs from dwell, that no swarms of fies shall be u ch.9. 4, 6, na1.7
. me, and from my people; and I will let there; to the end thou mayest know that 2 & 60-70 About 13. & the people go, that they may do sacrifice I am the Lord in the midst of the earth. 12. 13unto the Lord.
23 And I will put ta division between Hebare 9 And Moses said unto Pharaoh, my people and thy people: || to morrow 101, by com bhare || Glory over me: || when shall I intreat shall this sign be. over me, sc. for thee, and for thy servants, and for thy 24 And the Lord did so; and "there Pous 78,5 home against people, † to destroy the frogs from thee came a grievous swarm of flies into the Wisd. 16.9. + Heb. to cue and thy houses, that they may remain in house of Pharaoh, and into his servants’ the river only?
houses, and into all the land of Egypt: 10 And he said, || To morrow. And the land was || corrupted by reason of 1,0r.de he said, Be it according to thy word: the swarm of flies.
that thou mayest know that there is none 25 | And Pharaoh called for Moses 9 Sam.1: 2. like unto the Lord our God.
and for Aaron, and said, Go ye, sacrifice 11 And the frogs shall depart from to your God in the land. Jer. 19.06. thee, and from thy houses, and from thy 26 And Moses said, It is not meet so
servants, and from thy people; they shall to do; for we shall sacrifice the abomi- , Gen. 13. remain in the river only.
nation of the Egyptians to the LORD our beurs 12 And Moses and Aaron went out God: lo, shall we sacrifice the abomina
from Pharaoh : and Moses *cried unto tion of the Egyptians before their eyes, 10. 18. & 32. the Lord because of the frogs which he and will they not stone us? 1 y 19,7 s had brought against Pharaoh.
27 We will go 'three days' journey into ' cb. 3. & 13 And the Lord did according to the the wilderness, and sacrifice to the LORD word of Moses; and the frogs died out our God, as he shall command us. of the houses, out of the villages, and out 28 And Pharaoh said, I will let you go, of the fields.
that ye may sacrifice to the LORD your 14 And they gathered them together God in the wilderness; only ye shall not upon heaps: and the land stank. go very far away: Wintreat for me.
15 But when Pharaoh saw that there 29 And Moses said, Behold, I go out 13. 6. was 'respite,” he hardened his heart, and from thee, and I will intreat the LORD hearkened not unto them; as the LORD that the swarms of fies may depart from had said.
Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his 16 4 And the LORD said unto Moses, people, to morrow: but let not Pharaoh Say unto Aaron, Stretch out thy rod, and deal deceitfully any more in not letting smite the dust of the land, that it may be the people go to sacrifice to the LORD. comelice throughout all the land of Egypt. 30 And Moses went out from Pharaoh,
17 And they did so; for Aaron stretch- and intreated the LORD.
ed out his hand with his rod, and smote 31 And the LORD did according to the n Ps. 105. 31. the dust of the earth, and "it became lice word of Moses; and he removed the
in man, and in beast; all the dust of the swarms of flies from Pharaoh, from his
mained not one.
their enchantments to bring forth lice, at this time also, neither would he let the
ened not unto them; as the Lord had said. sueth to Moses, 35 but yet is hardened.
20 | And the LORD said unto Moses, THEN the LORD said unto Moses, Go sch. 7. 15. 'Rise up early in the morning, and stand
before Pharaoh; lo, he cometh forth to saith the LORD God of the Hebrews, Let
and wilt hold them still, 21 Else, if thou wilt not let my people 3 Behold, the hand of the LORD is c ch. 7-4 100 G mit go, behold, I will send || swarms of flies upon thy cattle which is in the field, upon some beasts, upon thee, and upon thy servants, and the horses, upon the asses, upon the ca
upon thy people, and into thy houses : mels, upon the oxen, and upon the sheep:
the cattle of Israel and the cattle of
e ver. 15
d ver. 12
och. 7. 11.
Luke 11. 20. rver. 15.
a ch. & 1.
The Ninto Bharaoh, and tell him. Thus
t ver. 1.
unto. ch.7. 23.
Ezek. 38. 2%
sch. 8. 22. & 9. 4, 6. &
7. & 12. 13 Isaj. 32. 18,
The plague of boils and blains.
The plague of hail.
LORD among the servants of Pharaoh
21 And he that fregarded not the 1. Heb het 6 And the LORD did that thing on the word of the Lord left his servants and ch. $x morrow, and all the cattle of Egypt his cattle in the field.
died: but of the cattle of the children of 22 And the LORD said unto Moses,
Stretch forth thine hand toward heaven,
was not one of the cattle of the Israelites Egypt, upon man, and upon beast, and 1:44 dead. And 'the heart of Pharaoh was upon every herb of the field, throughout
hardened,and he did not let the people go. the land of Egypt.
8 | And the LORD said unto Moses 23 And Moses stretched forth his rod and unto Aaron, Take to you handfuls toward heaven: and the LORD sent gjosh. 10:11: of ashes of the furnace, and let Moses thunder and hail, and the fire ran along *47. & 1o5 sprinkle it toward the heaven in the sight upon the ground; and the Lord rained f. 30%. of Pharaoh.
the land of Egypt.
boil breaking forth with blains upon man, there was none like it in all the land of
25 And the hail smote throughout all
sprinkled it up toward heaven; and it every herb of the field, and brake every Deat* became ha boil breaking forth with blains tree of the field. upon man, and upon beast.
26 'Only in the land of Goshen, where 11 And the magicians could not stand the children of Israel were, was there no 10. 23. & . before Moses because of the boils; for hail. the boil was upon the magicians, and 27 | And Pharaoh sent, and called for 19. upon all the Egyptians.
Moses and Aaron, and said unto them, * I t ch. 10. 16. 12 And the LORD hardened the heart of have sinned this time: "the LORD is Chron.
Pharaoh, and he hearkened not unto them; righteous, and I and my people are wicked. & 195.13 tch. 21. *as the LORD had spoken unto Moses. 28 *Intreat the LORD (for it is enough) Dan. 9. 14.
13 And the LORD said unto Moses, that there be no more + mighty thunder- 40. 4-8,28. Te & so. Rise up early in the morning, and stand ings and hail; and I will let you go, and Acts 8. 24.
before Pharaoh, and say unto him, Thus ye shall stay no longer.
14 For I will at this time send all my abroad my hands unto the LORD; and the 143.6. Isai
plagues upon thine heart, and upon thy thunder shall cease, neither shall there be nach. za servants, and upon thy people; that any more hail; that thou mayest know
thou mayest know that there is none like how that the earth is the Lord's.
30 But as for thee and thy servants, 28.
smitten: for the barley was in the ear, &7.23. 16 And in very deed for this cause and the flax was bolled. Fr. *** have I fraised thee up, for to shew in 32 But the wheat and the rie were not
He sade thee my power; and that my name may smitten: for they were + not grown up. deheb sen sand be declared throughout all the earth. 33 And Moses went out of the city dark.
17 As yet exaltest thou thyself against from Pharaoh, and spread abroad his ... my people, that thou wilt not let them go? hands unto the LORD: and the thunders
18 Behold, to morrow about this time and hail ceased, and the rain was not
19 Send therefore now, and gather thy ceased, he sinned yet more, and hardened
t by Moses.
+ Heb. voices of God. Ps.
z Ps. 24. 1.
b Ruth 1. 22.
+ Heb. hid
ver. 29. cb.
+ Heh hy
Moses, ch.4 13