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Exodus

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Exodus 1:

Chapter 1:22 Verses

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02-1:1††††† These are the names of the children of Israel, whiche came into Egypt with Iacob, euery ma came with his housholde:

02-1:2††††† Ruben, Simeon, Leui, and Iuda:

02-1:3††††† Isachar, Zabulon, and Beniamin,

02-1:4††††† Dan and Nephthali, Gad & Aser.

02-1:5††††† All the soules that came out of the line of Iacob, were seuentie:

02-1:6††††† But Ioseph was in Egypt alredy, & Ioseph dyed, and all his brethren, and all that generation.

02-1:7††††† And the children of Israel were fruitfull, encreased, multiplied, & waxed exceedyng myghtie, and the lande was full of them.

02-1:8††††† But there arose vp a newe kyng in Egypt, which knewe not Ioseph:

02-1:9††††† And he sayde vnto his folke, Beholde, the people of the chyldren of Israel are greater and myghtier then we.

02-1:10†††† Come on, let vs deale wyttyly with the, lest they multiplie, & lest it come to passe, that if there be any warre, they ioyne them selues vnto our enemies, & fight agaynst vs, & so get them vp out of ye land.

02-1:11†††† Therfore dyd they set taske maisters ouer them, to kepe the vnder with burthens: And they buylt vnto Pharao treasure cities, Pithom & Raamses.

02-1:12†††† But the more they vexed them, the more they multiplied and grewe: so that they abhorred at the syght of the chyldren of Israel.

02-1:13†††† And the Egyptians helde the children of Israel in bondage without mercie,

02-1:14†††† And they made their lyues bytter vnto them in that cruell bondage, in claye, and bricke, and all maner of worke in the fielde: for all their bondage wherein they serued them was ful of tirannie.

02-1:15†††† And the kyng of Egypt spake vnto the mydwyfes of the Hebrues women: (of which the one was named Siphrah and the other Puah) and sayde:

02-1:16†††† When ye do the office of a mydwyfe to the women of the Hebrues, and see in the birth tyme that it is a boy, ye shall kyl it: but if it be a daughter, it shal liue.

02-1:17†††† Notwithstanding, the mydwifes feared God, and dyd not as the kyng of Egypt commaunded them, but saued the men chyldren.

02-1:18†††† And the kyng of Egypt called for the mydwyfes, and sayde vnto them: why haue ye dealt on this maner, and haue saued the men chyldren?

02-1:19†††† And the mydwyfes aunswered Pharao: that ye Hebrues women are not as the women of Egypt: for they are more liuely women, and are deliuered yer the mydwyfes come at them.

02-1:20†††† And God dealt well therefore with the mydwyfes: and the people multiplied and waxed very myghtie.

02-1:21†††† And it came to passe, that because the midwifes feared God, he made them houses.

02-1:22†††† And Pharao charged all his people, saying: All the men chyldren that are borne, cast into the ryuer, and saue the mayde chyldren alyue.

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Exodus 2:

Chapter 2:25 Verses

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02-2:1††††† And there went a man out of the house of Leui, and toke to wyfe a daughter of Leui.

02-2:2††††† And the wyfe conceaued and bare a sonne: and when she sawe that it was a proper childe, she hyd him three monethes.

02-2:3††††† And when she coulde no longer hyde hym, she toke a basket [made] of bull russhes, and dawbed it with slyme and pitche, and layed the chylde therein, and put it in the flagges by the riuers brinke

02-2:4††††† And his sister stoode a farre of, to wit what woulde come of it.

02-2:5††††† And the daughter of Pharao came downe to wasshe her selfe in the ryuer, and her maydens walked along by the ryuers syde: And when she sawe the basket among the flagges, she sent her mayde to fetch it.

02-2:6††††† And when she had opened it, she sawe it was a chylde: and beholde, the babe wept. And she had compassion on it, and sayde: it is one of the Hebrues chyldren.

02-2:7††††† Then sayde his sister to Pharaos daughter: shall I go and call to thee a nurse of the Hebrues women, to nurse thee the chylde?

02-2:8††††† Pharaos daughter aunswered her: go. And the mayde ranne and called the chyldes mother.

02-2:9††††† To whom Pharaos daughter sayde: Take this chylde away, and nurse it for me, and I wyll rewarde thee. And the woman toke the chylde, & nursed it vp.

02-2:10†††† The chylde grewe, and she brought it vnto Pharaos daughter, and it was made her sonne. And she called ye name of it Moyses: because [sayde she] I toke hym out of the water.

02-2:11†††† And in those dayes, when Moyses was waxed great, he went out vnto his brethren, & loked on their burdens, and spyed an Egyptian smytyng an Hebrue which was one of his brethren.

02-2:12†††† And he loked rounde about, and when he sawe no man by, he slewe the Egyptian, and hyd hym in the sande.

02-2:13†††† And when he was gone out another day, beholde, two men of the Hebrues stroue together: And he saide vnto him that dyd the wrong, Wherefore smytest thou thy felowe?

02-2:14†††† He aunswered: Who made thee a man of aucthoritie and a iudge ouer vs? intendest thou to kyll me, as thou kylledst the Egyptian? And Moyses feared and sayde: Of a suretie this thyng is knowen.

02-2:15†††† And Pharao heard of it, and went about to slaye Moyses. And Moyses fleyng from the face of Pharao, dwelt in the lande of Madian: and he sate downe by the welles syde.

02-2:16†††† The priest of Madian had vij. daughters, which came and drewe [water] and filled the troughes for to water their fathers sheepe.

02-2:17†††† And the shepheardes came and droue them away: but Moyses stoode vp and helped them, and watred their sheepe.

02-2:18†††† And when they came to Raguel their father, he sayde: Howe came it to passe that ye are come so soone to day?

02-2:19†††† And they aunswered: A man of Egypt deliuered vs from the handes of the shepheardes, and so drewe vs water, and watered the sheepe.

02-2:20†††† He saide vnto his daughters: & where is he? why haue ye so left the man? Call hym, that he may eate bread.

02-2:21†††† And Moyses was content to dwell with the man: & he gaue Moyses Sephora his daughter:

02-2:22†††† Which bare him a sonne, and he called his name Gershom: For he saide, I haue ben a straunger in a straunge land.

02-2:23†††† And in processe of tyme the kyng of Egypt dyed, and the chyldren of Israel syghed by the reason of bondage, and cryed.

02-2:24†††† And their complaynt came vp vnto God from the bondage: and God heard their mone, and God remembred his couenaunt with Abraham, Isahac, and Iacob.

02-2:25†††† And God loked vpon the chyldren of Israel, and God had respecte vnto them.

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Exodus 3:

Chapter 3:22 Verses

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02-3:1††††† Moyses kept the sheepe of Iethro his father in lawe, priest of Madian: and he droue the flocke to the backesyde of the desert, aud came to the mountayne of God Horeb.

02-3:2††††† And the angell of the Lorde appeared vnto hym in a flambe of fire out of the middes of a busshe: And he loked, and beholde the busshe burned with fire, and the busshe was not consumed.

02-3:3††††† Therfore Moyses sayde: I wyll go nowe and see this great syght, howe it commeth that the busshe burneth not.

02-3:4††††† And when ye Lorde sawe that he came for to see, God called vnto him out of the middes of the busshe, & sayde: Moyses, Moyses? And he answered, here am I.

02-3:5††††† And he said: Draw not nigh hither, put thy shoes of thy feete, for the place whereon thou standest, is holy ground.

02-3:6††††† And he sayde: I am the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isahac, and the God of Iacob. And Moyses hid his face, for he was afrayde to loke vpon God.

02-3:7††††† And the Lorde saide: I haue surely seene the trouble of my people which are in Egypt, and haue heard their crie from the face of their taske maisters: for I knowe their sorowes,

02-3:8††††† And am come downe to deliuer the out of the hande of the Egyptians, and to bryng them out of that lande, vnto a good lande & a large, vnto a lande that floweth with mylke and hony, euen vnto the place of the Chanaanites, and Hethites, and Amorites, and Pherizites, and Heuites, and of the Iebusites.

02-3:9††††† Nowe therfore beholde the complaint of the chyldren of Israel is come vnto me: and I haue also seene the oppressio wherwith ye Egyptians oppressed them.

02-3:10†††† Come thou therfore, and I wyll sende thee vnto Pharao, that thou mayest bryng my people the chyldren of Israel out of Egypt.

02-3:11†††† And Moyses saide vnto God: what am I to go vnto Pharao, and to bryng the chyldren of Israel out of Egypt?

02-3:12†††† And he aunswered. For I wyll be with thee: and this shalbe a token vnto thee that I haue sent thee, After that thou hast brought the people out of Egypt, ye shall serue God vpon this moutayne.

02-3:13†††† And Moyses sayde vnto God: behold [when] I come vnto the chyldren of Israel, and shall say vnto them: the God of your fathers hath sent me vnto you. And if they saye vnto me, what is thy name? what answere shall I geue the?

02-3:14†††† And God aunswered Moyses: I am that I am. And he said: This shalt thou say vnto the chyldren of Israel, I am, hath sent me vnto you.

02-3:15†††† And God spake further vnto Moyses, Thus shalt thou say vnto the chyldren of Israel: The Lorde God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isahac, and the God of Iacob hath sent me vnto you: This is my name for euer, and this is my memoriall into generation and generation.

02-3:16†††† Go, and gather the elders of Israel together, and thou shalt saye vnto them, The Lorde God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isahac, and the God of Iacob appeared vnto me, and sayde: In visityng, haue I visited you, and know that which is done to you in Egypt.

02-3:17†††† And I haue sayde: I wyll bryng you out of the tribulation of Egypt, vnto the land of the Chanaanites, and Hethites, and Amorites, and Pherizites, and Heuites, and Iebusites, euen into a land which floweth with milke & hony.

02-3:18†††† And they shall heare thy voyce: Then both thou and the elders of Israel shall go vnto the kyng of Egypt, and say vnto him: The Lord God of the Hebrues hath met with vs, and nowe let vs go [we beseche thee] three dayes iourney into the wyldernesse, and do sacrifice vnto the Lorde our God.

02-3:19†††† And I am sure that the king of Egypt wyl not let you go, no not in a mightie hande.

02-3:20†††† And I wyll stretche out my hande, & smyte Egypt with al my wonders whiche I wyll do in the middes therof, and after that he wyll let you go.

02-3:21†††† And I wyll get this people fauour in the syght of the Egyptians, so that when ye go, ye shall not go emptie:

02-3:22†††† But a wyfe shall borowe of her neighbour, and of her that soiourneth in her house, iewels of syluer, and iewels of golde, and rayment: and ye shall put them on your sonnes and daughters, & shall robbe the Egyptians.

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Exodus 4:

Chapter 4:31 Verses

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02-4:1††††† Moyses aunswered, and said: See, they wyll not beleue me, nor harken vnto my voyce: but wyll saye, The Lorde hath not appeared vnto thee.

02-4:2††††† And the Lorde sayde vnto him: What is that [which is] in thine hande? He aunswered: a rodde.

02-4:3††††† And he sayde: Cast it on the grounde. And he cast it on the grounde, and it became a serpent: and Moyses fled fro the syght of it.

02-4:4††††† And the Lorde sayde vnto Moyses: Put foorth thy hande, and take it by the tayle. And therefore he put foorth his hande, and caught it: and it became a rodde in his hande.

02-4:5††††† By this thing shall they beleue, that the Lord God of their fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isahac, & the God of Iacob hath appeared vnto thee.

02-4:6††††† And the Lorde sayde furthermore vnto hym: Thrust thyne hande into thy bosome. And he thruste his hande into his bosome: and when he toke it out agayne, beholde his hande was leprous, euen as snowe.

02-4:7††††† And he sayde: Put thine hande into thy bosome againe. And he put his hand into his bosome agayne: and plucked it out of his bosome, and behold, it was turned agayne as his [other] fleshe.

02-4:8††††† Therfore yf they wyll not beleue thee, neither heare ye voyce of the first signes, yet wyll they beleue for the voyce of the seconde signes.

02-4:9††††† But & if they wyl not beleue these two signes, neither hearken vnto thy voyce: thou shalt take of the water of the riuer and powre it vpon the drye lande, and the water which thou takest out of the riuer shalbe [turned] into blood vpon the drye lande.

02-4:10†††† Moyses sayd vnto the Lorde: Oh my Lord, I am neither yesterday nor yer yesterday a man eloquet, neither sence thou hast spoken vnto thy seruaunt: but I am slowe mouthed, & slowe tounged.

02-4:11†††† And the Lorde sayd vnto hym: who hath made mans mouth? or who maketh the dumbe, or deafe, the seyng, or the blynde? Haue not I the Lorde?

02-4:12†††† And nowe go, and I wyll be with thy mouth, and teache thee what thou shalt say.

02-4:13†††† He said: oh my Lorde, sende I pray thee, by the hande of hym whom thou wylt sende.

02-4:14†††† And the Lorde was angry with Moyses, and sayde: Do not I knowe Aaron thy brother the Leuite, that he can speake? For lo, he commeth foorth to meete thee: and when he seeth thee, he wyll be glad in his heart.

02-4:15†††† Therfore thou shalt speake vnto him, and put these wordes in his mouth, and I wilbe with thy mouth, and with his mouth: and wyll teache you what you ought to do.

02-4:16†††† And he shalbe thy spokesman vnto the people, and he shalbe [euen] he shalbe to thee in steade of a mouth, and thou shalt be to him, in steade of God.

02-4:17†††† And thou shalt take this rodde in thy hande, wherewith thou shalt do miracles.

02-4:18†††† Therfore Moyses went and returned to Iethro his father in law againe, and said vnto him: Let me go I pray thee nowe, and turne agayne vnto my brethren which are in Egypt, and see whether they be yet aliue. And Iethro said to Moyses: go in peace.

02-4:19†††† And the Lorde sayde vnto Moyses in Madian, Go and returne agayne into Egypt: for all the men are dead whiche went about to kill thee.

02-4:20†††† And Moyses toke his wyfe, and his sonnes, and put them on an asse, and went agayne to Egypt: And Moyses toke the rodde of God in his hande.

02-4:21†††† And the Lorde sayde vnto Moyses: When thou art entred and come into Egypt agayne, see that thou do all the wonders before Pharao whiche I haue put in thy hand: but I wyll hold his heart, & he shal not let the people go.

02-4:22†††† And thou shalt saye vnto Pharao: Thus sayeth the Lorde, Israel is my sonne [euen] my first borne sonne.

02-4:23†††† And I sayde vnto thee, that thou let my sonne go, that he may serue me. And if thou refuse to let him go: beholde, I do slay thy sonne [euen] thy first borne.

02-4:24†††† And it came to passe by the way in the Inne that the Lorde met hym, and woulde haue kylled hym.

02-4:25†††† And Sephora toke a stone, and cut away the foreskin of her sonne, and cast it at his feete, and sayd: a blooddy husbande art thou vnto me.

02-4:26†††† Then he let him go, and she sayde: a blooddy husbande, because of her circumcision.

02-4:27†††† Then said the Lorde vnto Aaron: go meete Moyses in the wyldernesse. And he went and met him in the mounte of God, and kissed him.

02-4:28†††† And Moyses tolde Aaron all the wordes of the Lorde whiche had sent him, and all the signes whiche he had charged him withall.

02-4:29†††† So went Moyses and Aaron, and gathered all the elders of the chyldren of Israel.

02-4:30†††† And Aaron told all the wordes which the Lord had spoken vnto Moyses: and did ye miracles in the sight of the people.

02-4:31†††† And the people beleued. And when they hearde that the Lorde had visited the children of Israel, and had looked vpon their tribulation, they bowed the selues, and worshipped.

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Exodus 5:

Chapter 5:23 Verses

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02-5:1††††† Moyses and Aaron went in afterward and told Pharao, Thus sayeth the Lorde God of Israel: let my people go, that they maye holde a feast vnto me in the wyldernesse.

02-5:2††††† And Pharao sayde: who is the Lorde that I shoulde heare his voyce, and let Israel go? I knowe not the Lorde, neyther wyll I let Israel go.

02-5:3††††† And they sayde, The God of the Hebrewes is called ouer vs: let vs go we pray thee three dayes iourney into the desert, and do sacrifice vnto the Lorde our God: lest he smyte vs with pestilence or with the sworde.

02-5:4††††† Then saide the kyng of Egypt vnto them: wherfore do ye, Moyses and Aaron let the people from their workes? get you vnto your burthens.

02-5:5††††† And Pharao sayde furthermore: beholde, there is much people nowe in the lande, and you make them leaue theyr burthens.

02-5:6††††† And Pharao comaunded the same day, ye taskmaisters which were amongest the people and the officers, saying:

02-5:7††††† Ye shall geue the people no more strawe to make brycke withal, as ye did in tyme passed: let them go and gather them strawe them selues.

02-5:8††††† And the number of bricke which they were wont to make in tyme passed, lay vnto their charges also, and minishe nothing therof: for they be idell, and therfore crye, saying: we wyll go, and do sacrifice vnto our God.

02-5:9††††† They must haue more worke layed vpon them, that they may labour therin, and not regarde vayne wordes.

02-5:10†††† Then went the taskemaisters of the people, and the officers out, and tolde the people, saying: Thus sayeth Pharao, I wyll geue you no more strawe.

02-5:11†††† Go your selues and gather you straw where ye can finde it: yet shall none of your labour be minished.

02-5:12†††† And so were the people scattered abrode throughout all ye land of Egypt, for to gather stubble in steade of strawe.

02-5:13†††† And the taskemaisters hasted them forwarde, saying: fulfyll your worke, your dayly taskes in their due tyme, as if you had strawe.

02-5:14†††† And the officers of the children of Israel which Pharaos taskemasters had set ouer them, were beaten. And they sayde vnto them: wherfore haue ye not fulfilled your taske in makyng of brycke both yesterday and to day, as well as in tymes past?

02-5:15†††† The officers also of the children of Israel, came & complayned vnto Pharao, saying: Wherfore dealest thou thus with thy seruauntes?

02-5:16†††† There is no strawe geuen vnto thy seruauntes, and they say vnto vs, make brycke: and thy seruauntes are beaten, and the fault is thyne owne people.

02-5:17†††† He sayde: you are idle, idle are you: and therfore you say, we will go, and do sacrifice vnto the Lorde.

02-5:18†††† Go therfore nowe, & worke, and there shall no strawe be geuen you, & yet shall ye deliuer the whole tale of bricke.

02-5:19†††† And the officers of the children of Israel did see that they were in worse case, after it was sayde, ye shall minishe nothyng of your brycke, of your dayly taske in due tyme:

02-5:20†††† And they met Moyses and Aaron, which stoode in their way as they came out from Pharao.

02-5:21†††† And saide vnto them: The Lorde looke vpon you & iudge you, which hath made the sauour of vs to be abhorred in the eyes of Pharao, and in the eyes of his seruauntes, and haue put a sworde in their hande to slay vs.

02-5:22†††† Moyses returned vnto the Lorde, and sayd: Lorde, wherfore hast thou so euyll intreated this people? And wherfore hast thou sent me?

02-5:23†††† For since I came to Pharao to speake in thy name, he hath fared foule with this folke, and yet thou hast not deliuered thy people at all.

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Exodus 6:

Chapter 6:30 Verses

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02-6:1††††† Then the Lorde sayde vnto Moyses: Nowe shalt thou see what I wyll do vnto Pharao: for in a mightie hande shal he let them go, and in a mightie hande shall he dryue them out of his lande.

02-6:2††††† And God spake vnto Moyses, and said vnto him: I am Iehouah.

02-6:3††††† I appeared vnto Abraham, Isahac, and Iacob as an almightie God: but in my name Iehouah was I not knowen vnto them.

02-6:4††††† Moreouer I made a couenaunt with them, to geue them the lande of Chanaan, the land of their pilgrimage, wherein they were straungers.

02-6:5††††† And therefore I haue also heard the groning of the childre of Israel, whom the Egyptians kepe in bondage, and haue remembred my couenaunt.

02-6:6††††† Wherfore say vnto the children of Israel: I am Iehouah, I wil bryng you out from the burthens of the Egyptians, and will ryd you out of their bondage, and will deliuer you in a stretched out arme, and in great iudgementes.

02-6:7††††† And I will take you for my people, and wilbe to you a God: And ye shall knowe that I am the Lord your God which bring you out from the burthens of the Egyptians.

02-6:8††††† And I will bryng you into the lande, concerning the whiche I did lift vp my hand to geue it vnto Abraham, Isahac, and Iacob, and wyll geue it vnto you for a possession: [for] I am Iehouah.

02-6:9††††† And Moyses tolde the children of Israel euen so: but they hearkened not vnto Moyses for anguishe of spirite and for cruell bondage.

02-6:10†††† And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying:

02-6:11†††† Go in, and speake vnto Pharao king of Egypt, that he let the children of Israel go out of his lande.

02-6:12†††† And Moyses spake before the Lorde, saying: beholde, the children of Israel hearken not vnto me: howe then shall Pharao heare me, whiche am of vncircumcized lippes?

02-6:13†††† And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses and vnto Aaron, & gaue them a charge concerning the chyldren of Israel, and concerning Pharao king of Egypt, that they shoulde bring the children of Israel out of the lande of Egypt.

02-6:14†††† [These be the heades of theyr fathers houses. The children of Ruben ye first borne sonne of Israel, are these: Hanoch and Phallu, Hesron, and Charmi: these be the children of Ruben.

02-6:15†††† The chyldren of Simeon: Iemuel, and Iamin, Ohad, & Iachin, Sohar, and Saul the sonne of the Chanaanitishe woman: these are the kinredes of Simeon.

02-6:16†††† These also are the names of the chyldren of Leui in their generations: Gerson, and Cehath, and Merari: Leui liued an hundred thirtie and seuen yere.

02-6:17†††† The sonnes of Gerson: Libni, and Simi by their kinredes.

02-6:18†††† The chyldren of Cehath: Amram, & Ishar, and Hebron, and Uziel. And Cehath liued an hundred thirtie and three yere.

02-6:19†††† The children of Merari: Mahli, and Musi: these are the kinredes of Leui by their geuerations.

02-6:20†††† Amram toke Iochebed his fathers sister to wyfe, and she bare hym Aaron and Moyses: and Amram liued an hundred and thirtie and seuen yeres.

02-6:21†††† And the chyldren of Ishar: Corah, Nepheg, and Sichri.

02-6:22†††† The chyldren of Usiel: Misael, Elzaphan, and Zithri.

02-6:23†††† And Aaron toke Eliseba, daughter of Aminadab, and sister of Nahason to wyfe, whiche bare hym Nadab, and Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.

02-6:24†††† The chyldren of Corah: Assir, and Elcanah, and Abiasaph: these are the kinredes of the Corahites.

02-6:25†††† Eleazar Aarons sonne, toke him one of the daughters of Putiel to wyfe, whiche bare hym Phinces: and these are the principal fathers of the Leuites throughout their kinredes.

02-6:26†††† This is that Aaron and Moyses to whom the Lorde sayd: Leade the children of Israel out of the lande of Egypt, according to theyr armies.

02-6:27†††† These are that Moyses and Aaron, which spake to Pharao king of Egypt, that they might bryng the chyldren of Israel out of Egypt.

02-6:28†††† And in the day when the Lorde spake vnto Moyses in the lande of Egypt,

02-6:29†††† He spake vnto hym, saying: I am the Lorde: speake thou vnto Pharao the king of Egypt all that I say vnto thee.

02-6:30†††† And Moyses sayde before the Lorde: beholde, I am of vncircumcized lippes, & how shall Pharao geue me audience?

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Exodus 7:

Chapter 7:25 Verses

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02-7:1††††† And the Lorde sayde vnto Moyses: behold, I haue made thee Pharaos God: and Aaron thy brother shalbe thy prophete.

02-7:2††††† Thou shalt speake all that I commaunde thee, and Aaron thy brother shall speake vnto Pharao, that he sende the children of Israel out of his lande.

02-7:3††††† And I will harden Pharaos heart, and multiplie my miracles & my wonders in the lande of Egypt.

02-7:4††††† But Pharao shall not hearken vnto you, that I may set my hande vpon Egypt, and bryng out myne armies, and my people the chyldren of Israel out of the land of Egypt in great iudgmentes.

02-7:5††††† And the Egyptians shall knowe that I am the Lord, when I stretch foorth my hande vpon Egypt, and bryng out the children of Israel fro among them.

02-7:6††††† Moyses and Aaron did as the Lord commaunded them, [euen] so did they.

02-7:7††††† Moyses was fourescore yere olde, and Aaron fourescore and three, when they spake vnto Pharao.

02-7:8††††† And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses and Aaron, saying:

02-7:9††††† If Pharao speake vnto you, saying, shewe a miracle for you: thou shalt say vnto Aaron, Take thy rod, and cast it before Pharao, that it may be a serpent.

02-7:10†††† Then went Moyses and Aaron in vnto Pharao, and dyd euen as the Lorde had commaunded: and Aaron caste foorth his rodde before Pharao, and before his seruauntes, and it [turned] to a serpent.

02-7:11†††† Then Pharao called for the wyse men, and enchaunters: and those sorcerers of Egypt dyd in like maner with their sorcerie.

02-7:12†††† For they cast downe euery man his rod, and they [turned] to serpentes: but Aarons rodde did eate vp their roddes.

02-7:13†††† And he helde Pharaos heart that he hearkened not vnto them, euen as the Lorde had sayde.

02-7:14†††† The Lorde also sayde vnto Moyses: Pharaos heart is hardened, he refuseth to let the people go.

02-7:15†††† Get thee vnto Pharao in the morning, loe, he wyll come vnto the water, and thou shalt stand vpo the ryuers brincke agaynst he come: and the rodde whiche was turned to a serpent, shalt thou take in thyne hande:

02-7:16†††† And thou shalt say vnto hym: the Lorde God of the Hebrewes hath sent me vnto thee, saying: Let my people go, that they may serue me in the wyldernesse: and beholde, hytherto thou wouldest not heare.

02-7:17†††† Thus sayeth the Lord, In this thou shalt knowe that I am the Lorde: beholde, I wyll smyte with the rodde that is in my hande, the waters whiche are in the ryuers, and they shalbe turned to blood.

02-7:18†††† And the fishe that is in the riuer, shall dye: and the ryuer shall corrupt, and it shall greeue the Egyptians to drinke of the water of the ryuer.

02-7:19†††† And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses: say vnto Aaron, Take thy rodde, and stretche out thyne hand ouer the waters of Egypt, ouer their streames, ouer their riuers and pondes, and all pooles of water whiche they haue, that they may be blood, and that there may be blood throughout all ye lande of Egypt, both in [vesselles] of wood, & also of stone.

02-7:20†††† And Moyses and Aaron did euen as the Lorde commaunded: and he lyfte vp the rodde, and smote the waters that were in the ryuer in the sight of Pharao, and in the sight of his seruauntes: and all the water that was in the ryuer, turned into blood.

02-7:21†††† And the fishe that was in the ryuer dyed: and the ryuer corrupted, and the Egyptians coulde not drinke of the waters of the ryuer, and there was blood throughout all the lande of Egypt.

02-7:22†††† And the enchaunters of Egypt dyd lykewyse with their sorceries, and he heardened Pharaos heart, neyther did he hearken vnto them, as the Lorde had sayde.

02-7:23†††† And Pharao turned him selfe, and went agayne into his house, and set not his heart thervnto.

02-7:24†††† And the Egyptians dygged rounde about the ryuer for water to drinke: for they coulde not drinke of the water of the ryuer.

02-7:25†††† And it continued seuen dayes after that the Lorde had smyten the ryuer.

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Exodus 8:

Chapter 8:32 Verses

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02-8:1††††† The Lorde spake vnto Moyses, go vnto Pharao & tell hym, Thus sayeth the Lord: Let my people go, that they may serue me.

02-8:2††††† And if thou refuse to let them go, beholde, I wyll smyte all thy borders with frogges:

02-8:3††††† And the riuer shall scraule with frogges, whiche shall go vp and come into thine house, and into thy priuie chaumber where thou slepest, and vpon thy bed, & into the house of thy seruauntes, and vpon thy people, and into thyne ouens, and vpon al thy vitayles in store:

02-8:4††††† And the frogges shall come vp vpon thee, and on thy people, and vpon all thy seruauntes.

02-8:5††††† And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses: say vnto Aaron, stretch foorth thyne hande with thy rod ouer the streames, ouer the ryuers, and ouer the pondes: and cause frogges to come vp vpon the lande of Egypt.

02-8:6††††† And Aaron stretched his hande ouer ye waters of Egypt, & the frogges came vp and couered the lande of Egypt.

02-8:7††††† And the sorcerers did likewise with their sorcerie, and brought frogges vp vpon the lande of Egypt.

02-8:8††††† Then Pharao called for Moyses and Aaron, and sayde: pray ye vnto the Lorde that he maye take away the frogges from me, and from my people: and I will let the people go, that they may do sacrifice vnto the Lorde.

02-8:9††††† And Moyses sayde vnto Pharao: glory herein because of me, and [appoynt] when I shall pray for thee, and for thy seruauntes, and for thy people to dryue away the frogges from thee and thy houses: and they may remayne but in the ryuer onlye.

02-8:10†††† He sayd: to morowe. And he sayde, euen as thou hast said: that thou mayest knowe that there is none like vnto the Lorde our God.

02-8:11†††† And so the frogges shall depart from thee, and from thy houses, from thy seruauntes, and from thy people: and shall remayne in the ryuer onlye.

02-8:12†††† Moyses and Aaron went out from Pharao, and Moyses cryed vnto the Lorde, as touching the frogges whiche he had brought against Pharao.

02-8:13†††† And the Lorde dyd accordyng to the saying of Moyses: and the frogges dyed out of the houses, out of the courtes and fieldes.

02-8:14†††† And they gathered them together vpon heapes, and the lande had an euill smell [through them.]

02-8:15†††† But when Pharao sawe that he had rest geuen him, he hardened his heart, and hearkened not vnto them, as the Lorde had sayde.

02-8:16†††† And the Lord sayd vnto Moses, Say vnto Aaron: Stretche out thy rod, and smyte the dust of the lande, that it may be [turned] to lyce throughout all the lande of Egypt.

02-8:17†††† And they did so: for Aaron stretched out his hande with his rodde, and smote the dust of the earth, whiche turned to lyce in man and beast: so that all the dust of the lande [turned] to lyce throughout all the lande of Egypt.

02-8:18†††† And the enchaunters assayed likewise with their enchauntmetes to bring foorth lyce, but they coulde not: and the lyce were both vpon men & beastes.

02-8:19†††† Then said the enchaunters vnto Pharao: this is the finger of God. And Pharaos heart remayned obstinate, and he hearkened not vnto them, euen as the Lorde had sayde.

02-8:20†††† And the Lorde sayde vnto Moyses: ryse vp early in the mornyng, and stand before Pharao, lo, he wyll come foorth vnto the water, and thou shalt say vnto him, Thus sayeth the Lorde: Let my people go that they may serue me.

02-8:21†††† Els if thou wylt not let my people go, behold, I will send all maner of flyes both vpon thee and thy seruauntes, and thy people, & into thy houses: and the houses of the Egyptians shalbe full of flyes, and the ground wheron they are.

02-8:22†††† And the land of Gosen where my people are, will I cause to be wonderfull in that day, so that there shal no flyes be there: wherby thou shalt know that I am the Lorde in the myddest of the earth.

02-8:23†††† And I will put a diuision betweene my people and thine: and euen to morowe shall this miracle be done.

02-8:24†††† And the Lord dyd euen so, & there came an intollerable swarme of flyes into the house of Pharao, and into his seruauntes houses, and into all the land of Egypt: and the land was corrupt with these flyes.

02-8:25†††† And Pharao called for Moyses and Aaron, and sayd: Go, and do sacrifice vnto your God in this lande.

02-8:26†††† And Moyses aunswered, It is not meete that we so do: for we must offer vnto the Lorde our God, that [which is] an abhomination vnto the Egyptians. Lo, if we sacrifice that which is an abhomination vnto the Egyptians before theyr eyes, wyl they not stone vs?

02-8:27†††† We wyll go three dayes iourney into the desert, and sacrifice vnto the Lorde our God, as he hath comaunded vs.

02-8:28†††† And Pharao sayd: I will let you go, that ye may sacrifice vnto the Lorde your God in the wyldernesse, but go not farre away: pray for me.

02-8:29†††† And Moyses sayd, beholde, I will go out from thee, and pray vnto the Lord, that the flyes may depart from Pharao, and from his seruauntes, and from his people to morowe: but let Pharao from hence foorth deale deceiptfully no more, that he wyll not let the people go, to sacrifice vnto the Lorde:

02-8:30†††† And Moyses went out from Pharao, and prayed vnto the Lorde.

02-8:31†††† And the Lorde did accordyng to the saying of Moyses: and the flyes departed from Pharao, and from his seruauntes, and from his people: and there remayned not one.

02-8:32†††† And Pharao hardened his heart once more at this time, and dyd not let the people go.

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Exodus 9:

Chapter 9:35 Verses

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02-9:1††††† The Lorde said vnto Moyses, go in vnto Pharao, and thou shalt tell hym, Thus sayeth the Lorde God of the Hebrues: Let my people go, that they may serue me.

02-9:2††††† If thou refuse to let them go, and wylt holde them styll,

02-9:3††††† Beholde, the hande of the Lorde is vpon thy flocke which is in the fielde, [for] vpon Horses, vpon asses, vpon camelles, vpon oxen, and vpon sheepe, there shalbe a mightie great morayne.

02-9:4††††† And the Lorde shall do wonderfully betweene the beastes of Israel, and the beastes of Egypt, so that there shall nothyng dye of all that pertayneth to the children of Israel.

02-9:5††††† And the Lorde appoynted a tyme, saying: to morowe the Lorde shall finishe this worde in the lande.

02-9:6††††† And the Lorde dyd that thyng on the morowe, and all the cattell of Egypt dyed: but