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CHAP. VIII, IX. of lice, and swarms of flies

of the earth, and it became lice in man and Frogs are sent. 8 Pharaoh sueth to Moses, in beast: all the dust of the land became Land Moses by prayer removeth them away. lice throughout all the land of Egypt.

16.The dust is turned into lice, which the ma 18 And the magicians did so with their engicians could not do. 20 The swarms of flies. chantments to bring forth lice, but they could

25 Pharaoh inclineth to let the people go, 32 not: so there were lice upon man, and upon but yet is hardened.

beast. ND the LORD spake unto Moses, Go 19 Then the magicians said unto Pharaoh, saith the LORD, Let my people go that they heart was hardened, and he hearkened not may serve me.

unto them; as the Lord had said. 2 And if thou refuse to let them go, beliold, 20 And the LORD said unto Moses, Rise I will smite all thy borders with frogs: up early in the morning, and stand before 3 And the river shall bring forth frogs abun- Pharaoh; (lo, he cometh

forth to the water;) dantly, which shall go up and come into thy and say unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Lét house, and into thy bed-chamber, and upou my people go, that they may serve me: thy bed, and into the house of thy servants, X1 Else, it thou wilt not let my people go, and upon thy people, and into thine ovens, behold, I will send swarms of flies upon and into thy kneading troughs:

thee, and upon thy servants, and upon thy 4 And the frogs shall come up both on thee, people, and into thy houses: and the houses and upon thy people, and upon all thy ser- of the Egyptians shall be full of swarms of vants.

flies, and also the ground whereon they are. 5 And the LORD spake unto Moses, Say 22 And I will sever in that day the land of unto Aaron, Stretch forth thy hand with thy Goshen, in which my people dwell, that no rod, over the streams, over the rivers, and swarms of flies shall be there; to the end over the ponds, and cause frogs to come up thou mayest know that I am the LORD in the upon the land of Egypt.

midst of the earth. 6 And Aaron stretched out his hand over 23 And I will put a division between my the waters of Egypt; and the frogs came up, people and thy people: to-morrow shall this and covered the land of Egypt.

sign be. 7 And the magicians did so with their en 24 And the LORD did so: and there came chantments, and brought up frogs upon the a grievous swarm of flies into the house of land of Egypt.

Pharaoh, and into his servants' houses, and 8 | Then Pharaoh called for Moses and into all the land of Egypt: the land was Aaron, and said, Entreat the Lord that he corrupted by reason of the swarm of fies may take away the frogs from me, and from 25 And Pharaoh called for Moses, and for my people, and I will let the people go, that Aaron, and said,, sacrifice to your they may do sacrifice unto the LORD. God in the land. 9 And Moses said unto Pharaoh, Glory over

26 And Moses said, It is not meet so to do; me: when shall I entreat for thee and for thy for we shall sacrifice the abomination of the servants, and for thy people, to destroy the Egyptians to the LORD our God: Lo, shall frogs from thee, and thy houses, that they we sacrifice the abomination of the Egypmay remain in the river only?

tians before their eyes, and will they not 10 And he said, To-morrow. And he said, stone us? Be it according to thy word: that thou may 27 We will go three days' journey into the est know that there is none like unto the wilderness, and sacrifice to the LORD our LORÐ our God.

God, as he shall command us. 11 And the frogs shall depart from thee, 28 And Pharaoh said, I will let you go, that and from thy houses, and from thy servants, ye may sacrifice to the LORD your God in and from thy people; they shall remain in the wilderness; only ye shall not go very far the river only.

away: entreat for me. 12 | And Moses and Aaron went out from 29 And Moses said, Behold, I go out from Pharaoh: and Moses cried unto the Lord, thee, and I will entreat the LORD that the because of the frogs which he had brought swarms of flies may depart from Pharaoh against Pharaoh.

from his servants, and from his people, to 13 And the LORD did according to the word morrow: but let not Pharaoh deal deceitof Moses: and the frogs died out of the fully any more, in not letting the people go houses, out of the villages, and out of the to sacrifice to the LORD. fields.

30 And Moses went out from Pharaoh, and 14 And they gathered them together upon entreated the LURD: heaps: and the land stank.

31 And the LORD did according to the word 15 But when Pharaoh saw that there was of Moses; and he removed the swarms of respite, he hardened his heart, and hearken- flies from Pharaoh, from his servants, and ed not unto them; as the LORD had said. from his people; there remained not one.

16. And the LORD said unto Moses, Say 32 And Pharaoh hardened his heart at this
unto Aaron, Stretch out thy rod, and smite time also, neither would be let the peo-
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upon every man and beast which shall be T NVIC. the Lor: said unto Moses, (in in found in the field, and shall not be brouglat

anto Pharaoh, and tell him, Thus saih home, the hail shall come down upon them, the Lord God of the Hebrews, Le'l my peo- and they shall lie. ple go, that they may serve ne.

20. He that feared the word of the LORD For if' tlou refuse to let them "), and wilt among the servants of Pharaoh made his hold them still,

servants an: his cattle fier into the houses : 3 Behold, the hand of the LORD is upon ?1 And lie that regarled not the word of thy cattle which is in the field, upon the the Lord left his servants and his cattle in horses, upon the uses, upon the camels, the tid. upon the oxen, and upon the c!): there .)? And the Lord said unto Moses, shall be a very grievous inurrain.

Stretch fixth the hand toward heaven, that 4.And the LORD shall setor biween the there may be hail in all the land of Egypt, cattle of Israel, and be cattle of Feypt: and upon man, anil pou beast, and upon every there shall nothing die of all that is the berb of the field, throughout the land of children's of Israel.

Egypt. 5:And the Lord appointed a set time, salle 2:3 In Moses stretched forth his roul toward ing, T:)-ın rrow the Lor) slal do this thing heaven, and the Lord sent thunder and hail, in the land.

and the tire ran along upon the ground: and 6 and the Lord did that thing on the mor- the LORD rained hail upon the land of Egypt. row, and all the cattle of ! Jel: butof 21 So there was hail, and fire mingled with the cattle of the children of Israel dieet isotone. the hail, very grievous, such as there was

7 And Pharaoh sent, and behold, there was none like it in all the land of Egypt since it not one of the cattle of the Israelites deadl. became a nation. And the heart of Pharawh was liaridenedl, 1.25 And the hail smote throughout all the and he did not let the people gi).

land of Egypt all that ras in the field, both & fi And the Lord said unto Moses and man and beasi, and the hail.note every herb) umo Aaron, 'Take to you handful of ashes of the field an brake every tive of the field. of the furnace, and lei Moses sprinkle it 10 2 Only in the land of Goshen, where the warı the heaven in the sight of Pharaohs. children of Israel were, was there no hail. 9.And it shall become small dust in all the 27 And Pharaoh sent and called for Moland of Egypt, and shall be a bile breaking es and laron, and said) mto them, I have forth with blains upon man, and upon beart, sinned this time: the Lori) is righteous, throughout all the land of Peypi.

and I and any people are wiched. 10 And they took ashes of the furnace, and 28 Entreat the LORD (for it is enough) that stood before Pharah; and Moses sprinkled there be no more mighty thunderings and it up toward heaven: an it became a bile bail; and I will let you go, and ye shull stay breaking fortli rith blains pon man, and no longer.

Hosta suid univ laikais 1: soon as I 11 And the magicians could not stand before an goue out ofihe city, I will spread abroad Moses, because of the bile: for the bile was my hands into the Lörr); and the thunder up che magicians, and upon all the Earp- shall cease, neither shall there lie any more tians.

hail; Wat thou mavest know how that the 12 And the Lord hardened the heart of earth is the Lord's. Pharaoh, and he hearkened not unto them; 30 But as for thee and thy servants, I know as the Lord had spoken untu Moses. dat ve will not yet fear the Lord God.

13 | And the LORI) said unto Moses, Rise 31 Ind the tlax and the barley was smitten: up early in the inorning, and stand before for the hurley was in the ear, and the Aax Pharaoh, and say wito him, Thus saith the was bolled. LORD God of the llebrews, Let my people 32 But the wheat and the rye were not 80, that they may serve me.

smitten: for they were not grown up. '14 For I will at ihis time send all my plagues 3:3 And Moses went out of the city from upon thy lirart, and upon thy servants, and Pharaoh, and spread abroad his hands unto upon thy people: that thou mayest know the Lon): and ihe thunders and hail ceased, that there is none like ine in all de earth. and the rain was not poured upon the earth.

15 For now I will stretch out my hand, that 31 And when Pharaoh saw that the rain I may smite thee and thy people with pesti- and the hail and the thunders were ceased, lence; and thou shalt be cut off from the earth. he sinued vet inore, and hardened his heart,

16 And in very deed for this cause have I he and his servants. raised thee up, for to shew in thee my power; 35 And the heart of Pharaoh was hardened, and that my name may be declared through neither would he let the children of Isrací out all the earth.

go; as the LORD had spoken by Moses. 17 As yet exaltest thou thyself against my

CHAP. X. penple, that thou wilt not let them go

18 Behold, to-morrow about this time I will 1 God threateneth to send locusts. 7 Pharaoh, cause it to rain a very grievous hail, such as

moved by his servants, inclineth to let the 1s

raelites go. 12 The plague of the locusts. 16 hath not beeu in Egypt since the foundation

Pharaoh sucth to Moses. 21 The plague of thereof even until now.

darkness. 34 Pharaoh sueth again unto Mo19 Send therefore now, and gather thy ses, 27 but yet is hardened.

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unto Pharaoh: for I have hardened and there remained not any green thing i his heart, and the heart of his servants; that the trees, or in the herbs of the

field, throug I might shew these may signs before him: all the land of Egypt. 2 And that thou mayest tell in the ears of 16 Then Pharaoh called for Moses an thy son, and of thy son's son, what things I Aaron in haste; and he said, I have sinne have wrought in Egypt, and my signs which against the LORD your God, and against you 1 have done among them; that ye may know 17 Now therefore forgive, I pray thee, m how that I am the LORD.

sin only this once, and entreat the Lori 3 And Moses and Aaron came in unto Pha- your God that he may take away from m raoh, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD this death only. God of the Hebrews, How long wilt thou 18 And he went out from Pharaoh, and en refuse to humble thyself before me? Let my treated the LORD. people go, that they may serve me.

19 And the LORD turned a mighty strong Else, it thoti refuse to let my people go, west

wind which took

away the locusts, an behold, to-morrow will I bring the locusts cast them into the Red sea : there remaine into thy coast :

not one locust in all the coasts of Egypt. 5 And they shall cover the face of the earth, 20 But the LORD hardened Pharaoh's heart that one. cannot be able to see the earth : so that he would not let the children of Is and they shall eat the residue of that which rael go. is escaped, which remaineth unto you from 21 | And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretc the hail, and shall eat every tree which out thy hand toward heaven, that there ma groweth for you out of the field:

be darkness over the land of Egypt, eve 6 And they shall fill thy houses, and the darkness which may be felt. houses of all thy servants, and the houses of 22 And Moses stretched forth his hand to all the Egyptians; which neither thy fathers, ward heaven: and there was a thick dark nor thy fathers' fathers have seen, since the ness in all the land of Egypt three days: day that they were upon the earth unto this 23 They saw not one another, neither ros day. And he turned himself, and went out any from his place for three days: but a from Pharaoh.

the children of Israel had light in their dwell 7 And Pharaoh's servants said unto him, ings. How long shall this man be a snare unto us? 21 And Pharaoh called unto Moses, an Let the men go, that they may serve the said, "Go ye, serve the LORD: only let you LORD their God: Knowest thou not yet that flocks and your herds be stayed: let you Egypt is destroyed ?

little ones also go with you. 8 And Moses and Aaron were brought again 25 And Moses said, Thou must give us als unto Pharaoh : and he said unto them, Go, sacrifices, and burnt-offerings, that we ma serve the LORD your God: brut who are sacrifice unto the LORD our God. they that shall go?

26 Our cattle also shall go with us; ther 9 And Moses said, We will go with our shall not a hoof be left behind; for there young and with our old, with our sons and must we take to serve the LORD our God with our daughters, with our flocks and with and we know not with what we must serv our herds will we go: for we must hold a the LORD, until we come thither. feast unto the LORD.

27 | But the LORD hardened Pharaoh 10 And he said unto thein, Let the LORD heart, and he would not let them go. be so with you, as I will let you go, and 28 And Pharaoh said unto him, Get the your little ones: look to it; for evil is be- from me, take heed to thyself, see my fac

no more: for in that day thou seest my face 11 Not so: go now ye that are men, and thou shalt die. serve the LORD; for that ye did desire. 29 And Moses said, Thou hast spoken wel And they were driven out from Pharaoh's I will see thy face again no more. presence

CHAP. XI. 127 And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch 1 God's message to the Israelites to borrow jer out thy hand over the land of Egypt for the els of their neighbours. 4 Moses threatene locusts, that they may come up upon the land Pharaoh with the death of the first-born. of Egypt, and eat every herb of the land, ND the LORD said unto Moses, Yet we epen all that the hail hath left.

13 And Moses stretched forth his rod over and upon Egypt; afterwards he will let yo the land of Egypt, and the LORD brought an go hence: when he shall let you go, he sha east wind upon the land all that day, and all surely thrust you out hence altogether. that night, and when it was morning, the .2 Speak now in the ears of the people, an east wind brought the locusts.

| let every man borrow of his neighbour, an 14 And the locusts went up over all the land every woman of her neighbour, jewels of Egypt, and rested in all the coasts of silver, and jewels of gold. Egypt: very grievous were they; before them 3 And the LORD gave the people favour i there were no such locusts as they, neither the sight of the Egyptians. Moreover, tl after them shall be such.

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Death of the first-born threatened. EXODUS. The feast of uniearened bread. About midnight will I go out into the midst.11 $ And thus shall ye cat it; with your of Egypt:

loins girded, your shoes on your feet, and 5 And all the first-born in the land of Egypt your staff in your hand : and ye shall eat it shall die, fiom the firxe-boru of Phar:woh that in haste; it is the LORD's passover. sitteih upon his throne, even into the first 12 For I will pass through the land of Egypt born of the maid servant that is behind the this night, and will smite all the first-born in mill; and all the first-born of beauts. the laud of Egypt, both man and beast: and

6 And there shall be a great cry throughout against all the gods of Egypt I will execute all the land of Egypt, such as there was none judgment: I am the Lon. like it, nor shall be like it any more.

13 And the blood shall be to you for a to7 But against any of the children of l:rael bon upon the houses where ye are: and shall not a dog move his tongue, against man when I see the blood, I will pass over you, or beast: that ye may know how that the and the plague shall not be upon you to de LORD doth pui a ditforence between ibe stroy you, when I smite the land of Egypt. Eutprians anillvrael.

1.1.And this day shall be unto you for a me& Anall these thy servants shall come down morial; and ye shall keep it a feast to the unto me, and bowidown themselves unto me. Lord throughout your generations: ye shall saving, (ie thee out, and all the people that keep it a feast by an ordinance for ever. follow thee; and after that I will go out. 15° Seven days shall ye cat unleavened And he went out from Phuaoh in a great breadl; even the first day ye shall put away anger.

leaven out of your houses: for whosoever 9 And the LORD said unto Moses, Pharaoh cateth leavened bread, from the first day shall not hearken unto you; that no won-un:il the seventh day, that soul shall be cut ders may be multiplied in the land of Egypt. off from Israel. 10 And Moses and Aaron did all these won 16 And in the first day there shall be a holy ders before Pharaoh; and the LORD harden-convocation, and in the seventh day there ed Pharaoh's heart, so that he would not let shall be a holy convocation to you: no manthe children of Israel go out of his land. ner of work shall be done in them, save that. CHAP. XII.

which every man must eat, that only may be

done of you. I The beginning of the year is changed. 3 The passover is institutel. 11 Therite of the pass

17 And ye shall observe the feasi of unleaoner. 15 Unlearned bread. 29 The first-born vened bread; for in this self-same day have are slain. 31 The Israrlites are driven out of I brought your armies out of the land of the land. 37 They come to Succoth. 43 The or- Egypt: therefore shall ye observe this day dinance of the passorer.

in your generations by an ordinance for ever. A

18 4 In the first month, on the fourteenth Aaron in the land of Egypt, saying, day of the month at even, ye shall eat unlea2 This month shall be unto you the begin- vened bread, until the one and twentieil ning of months: it shall be the firsi month of day of the month at even. 'the year to you.

19 Seren dies all there be no learen 3 Speak ye unto all the congregation of found in your houses: for whosoever eateth Israel, saying, In the tenth day of this month that u hich is leavened, even that soul shall they shall take to them every man a lamb, be cut off froin the congregation of Israrl, according to the house of their fathers, a whether he be a stranger, or born in the lamb for a house :

land. 4 And if the householl be too little for the 20 Ye shall eat nothing leavened: in all lainh, let him and his neighbour next unto your habitations shall ye cat unlearened his house take it according to the number of bread. the sous: every man according to his cating 21 Then Hoses called for all the eiders shall make your count for the lamb.

of Israel, and said unto them, Draw out, and 5 Your lamb shall be without blemish, a take you a lamb, according to your families, anale of the first year: ye shall take it out and kill the passover. from the sheep or from the goats:

22 And ye shall take a bunch of hyssop, 6 And ye shall keep it up until the fourteenth and dip it in the blood that is in the bason, day of the same month: and the whole as- and strike the lintel and the two side-posts sembly of the congregation of Israel shall with the blood that is in the bason: and kill it in the evening.

none of you shail yo out at the door of his 7 And they shall take of the blood, and house until the morning. strike it on the two side-posts, and on the 23 For the LORD will pass through to smite upper door-post of the houses, wherein they the Egyptians; and when he seeth the blood shall eat it.

upon the lintel, and on the two side-posts, 8 And they shall eat the flesh in that night, the LORD will pass over the door, and will rast with fire, and unleavened bread; and not suffer the destroyer to come in unto your with bitter herbs they shall eat it.

houses to smite you. 9 Eat not of it raw, nor sodden at all with 24 And ye shall observe this thing for an water, but roast with fire; his head with his ordinance to thee and to thy sons for ever. legs, and with th: purtenance thereof. 25 And it shall come to pass, when ye be

10 And ye shall let nothing of it remain come to the land which the LORD will give until the morning: and that which remaineth you, according as he hath promised, that ye of it until the morning ye shall burn with fire. shall keep this service.

The Esraelites are driven out. CHÅP, XIII.

The first-born sanctifie 26 And it shall coine to pass, when your f to be observed of all the children of Israel children shallo say unto you, What mean ye their generations. by this service?

43 And the LORD said unto Moses an 27 That ye sliaill say, It is the sacrifice of Aaron, This is the ordinance of the pas the LORD's passover, who passed over the over: there shall no stranger eat thereof: houses of the children of Israel in Egypt, 44 But every man's servant that is boug when he smote the Egyptians, and delivered for money, when thou hast circumcised him oor houses. And the people bowed the then shall he eat thereof. head and worshipped.

45 A foreigner, and a hired servant sha 28 And the children of Israel went away, not eat thereof. and did as the LORD had commanded Moses 46 In one house shall it be eaten; tho and Aaron, so did they.

slialt not carry forth aught of the flesh abroa 29 T And it came to pass, that at inidnight out of the house: neither shall ye break the LORD smotè alf the first-born in the land bone thereof. of Egypt, from the first-born of Pharaoh 47 All the congregation of Israel shall kee that sat on his throne, unto the first-born of it. the captive that was in the dungeon; and all 48 And when a stranger shal sojourn wir the first-born of cattle.

thee, and will keep the passorer to th 30 And Pharaoh rose up in the night, he, LORD, let all his males be circumcised, ar and all his servants, and all the Egyptians; then let him come near and keep it; and ! and there was a great cry in Egypt: for there shall be as one that born in the land: fa was not a house where there was not one no uncircumcised person shall eat thereof. dead.

49 One law shall be to him that is hom 31 | And he called for Moses and Aaron born, and unto the stranger that sojourne by night, and said, Rise up, and get you forth among you. from among my people, both ye and the chil 50 Thus did all the children of Israel; as t] dren of Israel: and go, serve the LORD, as LORD commanded Moses and Aaron, so d ye have said.

they. 32 Also take your flocks and your herds, 51 And it came to pass the self-same da as ye have said, and be gone: and bless me that the LORD did bring the children of I also.

rael out of the land of Egypt by their armie 33 And the Egyptians were urgent upon the

CHAP. XIII. people, that they might send them out of the Janid in haste; for they said, We be all dead 1 The first-born are sanctified to God. 3 T.

memorial of the passover is commanded.

The firstlings of beasts are set apart. 17 TF 34 And the people took their dough before Israelites go out of Egypt, and carry Joseph It was leavened, their kneading troughs be bones with them. 20 They come to Ethan. ing bound up in their clothes upon their . God guideth them by a pillar of a cloud, and shoulders.

pillar of fire. 13 then do the childrene of Israel died according AND the Lifer Duspake unto the store saying of the Egyptians jewels of silver, and jewels whatsoever openeth the womb among th of gold, and raiment.

children of Israel, both of man and of beast 36 And the LORD gave the people favour it is mine. in the sight of the Egyptians, so that they 3 | And Moses said unto the people, Re lent unto them such things as they required: member this day, in which ye came out from and they spoiled the Egyptians.

Egypt, out of the house of bondage; for 1 37 4 And the children of Israel journeyed strength of hand the Lord brought you ou from Rameses to Succoth, about six hundred from this place: there shall no leavene thousand on foot that were men, besides bread be eaten. children.

4 This day came ye out, in the month Abil 38 And a mixed multitude went up also 59 And it shall be when the LORD sha with them; and flocks, and herds, even very bring thee into the land of the Canaanite much cattle.

and the Hittites, and the Amorites, and th 39 And they baked unleavened cakes of the Hivites, and the Jebusites, which he swar dough which they brought forth out of Egypt, unto thy fathers to give thee, a land flowin for it was not leavened: because they were with milk and honey; that thou shalt kee thrust out of Egypt, and could not tarry, nei- this service in this month. ther had they prepared for themselves any 6 Seren days shalt thou eat unleavene victual.

bread, and in the seventh day shall be 40 Now the sojourning of the children of feast to the LORD. Israel who dwelt in Egypt, was four hundred 7 Unleavened bread shall be eaten seve and thirty years.

days: and there shall no leavened bread b 41 And it came to pass, at the end of the seen with thee, neither shall there be leave four hundred and thirty years, even the self- seen with thee in all thy quarters. same day it came to pass that all the hosts of 8 9 And thou shalt shew thy son in tha the LORD went out from the land of Egypt. day, saying, This is done because of tha 42 It is a might to be much observed unto which the LORD did unto me when I cam


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