Exodus 1

1 These are the names of the sons of Israel, who went into Egypt with Jacob. They entered, each one with his house: 2 Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, 3 Issachar, Zebulun, and Benjamin, 4 Dan and Naphtali, Gad and Asher. 5 Therefore, all the souls of those who went forth from Jacob’s thigh were seventy. […]

Exodus 2

1 After these things, a man from the house of Levi went out, and he took a wife from his own stock. 2 And she conceived and bore a son. And seeing him to be handsome, she hid him for three months. 3 And when she was no longer able to hide him, she took […]

Exodus 3

1 Now Moses was pasturing the sheep of his father-in-law Jethro, a priest of Midian. And when he had driven the flock into the interior of the desert, he came to the mountain of God, Horeb. 2 And the Lord appeared to him in a flame of fire from the midst of a bush. And […]

Exodus 4

1 Responding, Moses said, “They will not believe me, and they will not listen to my voice, but they will say: ‘The Lord has not appeared to you.’ “ 2 Therefore, he said to him, “What is that you hold in your hand?” He answered, “A staff.” 3 And the Lord said, “Cast it down […]

Exodus 5

1 After these things, Moses and Aaron entered, and they said to Pharaoh: “Thus says the Lord God of Israel: Release my people, so that they may sacrifice to me in the desert.” 2 But he responded: “Who is the Lord, that I should listen to his voice and release Israel? I do not know […]

Exodus 6

1 And the Lord said to Moses: “Now you will see what I shall do to Pharaoh. For through a strong hand he will release them, and by a mighty hand he will cast them from his land.” 2 And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying: “I am the Lord, 3 who appeared to Abraham, […]

Exodus 7

1 And the Lord said to Moses: “Behold, I have appointed you as the god of Pharaoh. And Aaron, your brother, will be your prophet. 2 You will speak to him all that I command you. And he will speak to Pharaoh, so that he may release the sons of Israel from his land. 3 […]

Exodus 8

1 The Lord also said to Moses: “Enter to Pharaoh, and you will say to him: ‘Thus says the Lord: Release my people in order to sacrifice to me. 2 But if you are not willing to release them, behold, I will strike all your coasts with frogs. 3 And the river will seethe with […]

Exodus 9

1 Then the Lord said to Moses: “Enter to Pharaoh, and say to him: ‘Thus says the Lord God of the Hebrews: Release my people, to sacrifice to me. 2 But if you still refuse, and you retain them, 3 behold, my hand will be over your fields. And a very grievous pestilence will be […]