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daron's rod made a serpeut. EXODUS.

the plague of frogs. 10 And Moses and Aaron went 25 And seven days were fulfilled, in unto Pharaoh, and they did so as after that the LORD had snitten the the LORD bad commanded : and Aaron river. cast down his rod before Pharaoh, and

CHAP. VIII. before his servants, and it became a ND the LORD spake unto Moses, serpent

Go unto Pharaoh, and say unto ii Then Pharaoh also called the wise him, Thus saith the LORD, Let my pedmen and the sorcerers : now the ma- ple yo, that they inay serve me. gicians of Egypt, they also did in like 2 And i thou refuse to let them go, manner with their enchantments :

behold, I will smile all thy borders 19 For they cast down every man his with frogs : rod, and they hecame serpents : but 3 And the river shall bring forth fros Aaron's rod swallowed up their rods.

abundantly, which shall go up and · 13 And he hardened Pharaoh's beart, come into thine house, and into thy that he hearkened not unto them ; ils liel-chamoer, and upon thy hed, ani the LORD had said.

into the house of thy servants, and up14 ( And the LORD said unto Mo-on thy people, and into thive ovens, ses, Pharaoh's heart is hardened, he and into thiy kneading-troughs : refuse:h to let the people go.

4 Anithe frogs shall come up, both 15 Get thee unto Pharaoh in the on thee, and upon thy people, and upmorning; lo, he goeth out unto the on all thy servants. water; and thou shalt stand by the

5 And the LORD spake nnto Moses, river's brink against he come ; and the Say unto Aaron, Stretch forth thine fod which was turned to a serpent shalt hand with the rod over the streams, tou take in thine band.

over, the rivers, and over the ponds, 16 And thou s!ialt say unto him, The and cause frogs to come up upon the LORD God of the Hebrews hath sent land of Egypt. me unto thee, saying, Let iny people 6 An Aaron stretched out his hand go, that they inay serve me in the wild over the waters of Egypt; and the derness : and, behold, hithesio thon trogs came up, and covered the land wouldest not hear.

of Egypt. 17 Thrus saith the LORD, In this thou 7. And the magicians did so with shalt know that I am the LORD : be their enchantinents, and brought up hold, I will snuite with the rod that is frogs upon the land of Egypt: in my hand upon the waters wbich are 8 Tben Pharaoh called for Moses in the river, and they shall be turned and "A:uon, and said, Entreat the to blood.

LORD, that he may take away the frogs 18 And the fish that is in the river from me, and from iny people ; and I shall die, and the rirer shall stink; and will let the people go, that they'inay the Egyptians shall loathe to drink of do sacrifice unto the LORD. the water of the river.

9 And Moses said unto Pharaoli, 19 And the LORD spake unto Mo-Glory over me : when shall I entrcat ses, say unto Aaron, Take thy rod, for thec, and for thy servants, and for and stretch out thine hand upon the thy people, to destroy the frogs from waters of Egypt, upon their streams, thee and thy houses, that they may reupon their rivers,and upon their ponds, main in the river only? and upon all their pools of water, that 10 And he said, 1o-inorrow. And they may become blood; and that there he said, Be it according to thy word ; may be blood throughout all the land that thou inayest know that there is of Egypt, both in vessels of wood, and none like unto the LORD our God. in vessels of stone.

11 And the frogs sball depart from 20 And Moses and Aaron did so, as thec, and from thy houses, and from ine LORD coinmanded ; and he litted thy servants, and from thy people, up the rod, and smote tbe waters that they shall remain in the river only. were in the river, in the sight of Pha 12 And Moses and Aaron went out taon, and in the sight of his servants;| froin Pharaoh : and Moses cried unto and all the waters that were in the river the LORD, because of the frogs which were turned to blood.

he had brought against Pharaob. 21 Apd the fish that was in the river 13 And the LORD did according to died; and the river stank, and the the word of Moses, and the frogs died Egyptians could not drink of the water out of the houses, out of the villages, of the river: and there was blood and out of ields. throughout all the land of Egypt. 14 And they gathered them together

22 And the magicians of Egypt did upon heaps; and the land stank. so with their enchantments: and Pha 15 © But when Pharaoh saw that raoh's heart was hardened, neither did there "was respite, he hardened his he hearken anto them; as the LORD heart, and hearkened not unto them. bad said.

as the LORD had said. 23 And Pharaoh turned, and went 16 And the LORD said unto Moses, into his house, neither did he set his Say unto Aaron, Stretch out thy rod, heart to this also.

and smite the dust of the land, that it 24 And all the Egyptians digged may become lice throughout all the round about the river for water to land of Egypt.

rink , for they could not drink of the 17 And they did so: for Aaron

The plague of lice and flies, CHAP. IX. and of blains and boits. and smote the dust of the earth, and 32 And Pharaoh hardened his heart it became lice in man and in beast; at this time also, neither would he let all the dust of the land became licé the people go. throughout all the land of Egypt.

CHAP. IX. 18 Ånd the magicians did so with THEN the LORD said unto Moses, their enchantments to bring forth lice,

in , , but they conld not: so there were Thus saith the LORD God of the Helice upon man and vpon beast. brews, Let my people go, thai they

19 Then the magicians said unto may serve ne. Pharaoh, This is the finger of God: 2 For if thou refuse to let them go, and Pharaoh's heart was hardened, and wilt hold them still, and he hearkened not unto them; as 3 Behold, the hand of the LORD is the LORD had said.

upon thy cattle which is in the field, 20. And the LORD said unto Mo- upon the horses, upon the asses, upo: ses, Rise up early in the morning, and the camels, upon the oxen, and upo: stand before Pharaoh ; lo, he cometh the sbeep: there shall be a very gries. forth to the water; and say uifto him, ous murrain. Thus saith the LORD, Let my people 4 And the LORD shall sever be go, that they may serve me :

tween the cattle of Israel and the 21 Else, it thou wilt not let my peo- cattle of Egypt: and there shall no ple go, behold, I will send swarns of thing die of all that is the children's of Rics upon thee, and upon thy servants, Israel. and upon the people, and into thy 5 And the LORD appointed a se: houses; and the houses of the Egyp. time, saying, To-morrow the LORD tians shall be full of swarms of flies, shall do this thing in the land. and also the ground whereon they are. 6 And the LORD did that thing on

92 And I will sever in that day the the morrow, and all the cattle of land of Goshen, in which my people Egypt died: but of the cattle of the dwell, that no swarms of flies stall be children of Israel died not one. there; to the end thou mayest know 7 And Pharaoh sent, and, behold that I am the LORD in the midst of there was not one of the cattle of the the earth.

Israelites dead. And the heart 01 23 And I will put a division between Pharaoh was hardened, and he did not my people and thy people: to-mor- let the people go. TOW shall this sign be."

8 | And the LORD said unto Moses 24 And the LORD did so: and there and unto Aaron, Take to you handfuis came a grievous swarm of flies into the of ashes of the furnace, and let Moses bouse of Pharaoh, and into his ser- sprinkle it toward the heaven in the vants' houses, and into ali the land of sight of Pharaoh. Egypt; the land was corrupted by rea 9 And it sball become small dus! son of the swarm of fies.

in all the land of Egypt, and shall be 25 And Pharaoh called for Moses a boil breaking forth with blains upon and for Aaron, and said, Go ye, sacri- man and upon beast, throughout all fice to your God in the land.

the land of Egypt 26 And Moses said, It is not meet 10 And they took ashes of the fur80 to do; for we shall sacrifice the nace, and stood before Pharaoh ; and abomination of the Egyptians to the Moses sprinkled it up toward beaver : WORD our God: lo, shall we sacrifice, and it became a boil breaking forth the abomination of the Egyptians be with blains upon man, and upon fore their eyes, and will they not beast. stone us?

11 And the magicians could not 27 We will go three days' journey stand before Moses becanse of the into the wilderness, and 'sacrifice to "hoils; for the boil was upon the mathe LORD our God, as be shall com- gicians, and upon all the Egyptians. anand us.

12 And the LORD hardened the 29 And Pharaoh said, I will let you bcart of Pharaoh, and he hearkened go, that ye may sacritice to the LORD not unto them; as the LORD bad. your God in the wilderness; only ye spoken unto Moses. siiall not go very far away : entreat 13 And the LORD said unto Mofor me.

ses, Rise up early in the morning, and 29 And Moses said, Bebold, I go out stand before Pharaoh, and say unto froin thee, and I will entreat the LORD him, Thus saith the LORD God of the that the swarms of fies may depart Hebrews, Let my people go, that they from Pharaoh, from his servants, and inay serve me. from his people, to-morrow; but let 14 For I will at this time send a!! not Pharaoh dea deceitfully any more my plagues upon thine heart, and upon in not letting the people go to sacri- thy servants, and upon thy people sce to the LORD.

that thou mayest kuow that there i 30 And Moses went out from Pha- none like me in all the earth. raoh, and entreated the LORD.

15 For now I will stretch out my 31 And the LORD did according to people with pestilence; and thou shals

that I may smite thee and thy the swarms of files froin Pharaoh, from be cut off froin the earth. bis servants, and from his people :

16 And in very deed for this canse were renamed ixos obe.

have I raised thee up, for fosters


The pague of hail

EXODUS. God's message to Pharaoh. thee my power; and trat my name from Pharaoh, and spread abroad' his inay, be declared throughout all the hands unto the LORD ; and the thuriearth.

ders and hail ceased, and the rain was 17 As yet exaltest thou thyself not poured upon the earth. against any people, that thou wili not 34. And when Pharaob saw that the let them go?

rain and the hail and the thunders 18 Bebold, to-morrow about this were ceased, he sinned yet more, and time, I will cause it to rain a very hardened his heart, he and his sergrievous bail, such as hath not been vants. in Egypt since the foundation thereof 35 And the heart of Pharaoh was eren until now.

hardened, neither would he let the 19 Send therefore now, and gather children of Israel go; as the LORD had thy cattle, and all that thou hast in the spoken by Moscs. field; for upon every man and beast

CHAP. X. which shall be found in the field and And the LORD said unto Moses, G. shall come down upon them, and ened his heart, and the heart of his they shall die.

servants, that I night shew these iny 20 He that feared the word of the signs before him : LORD anong the servants of Pharaoh 2 And that thou mayest tell in the made his servants and his cattle flee ears of thy son, and of thy son's son, into the houses :

what things I have wrought in Egypt 21 And he that regarded not the and n.y osigns which I have done word of the LORD left us servants and among thenı; that ye may know how his cattle in the field.

that I ain the LORD. 42 And the LORD said unto Moses, 3 And Moses and Aaron caine in Biretch forth thine hand toward heal to Pharaoh, and said unto him, ren, that there may be bail in all the Thus saith the LORD God of the Heland of Egypt, upon man, and upon brews, How long wilt thou refuse to beast, and upon erery herb of the humble thyself before me. Let my beld, throughout the land of Egypt. people go, that they may serve me.

23 And Moses stretched forth his 4 Else, if thou refuse to let iny peorod toward heaven; and the LORD ple go, behold, to-morrow will I bring sent thunder and hail, and the fire the locusts into thy coast : ran along upon the ground : and the 5 And they shall cover the face of the LORD rained hail upon the land of earth, that one cannot be able to see Egypt.

the earth : and they shall cat the resi24. So there was bail, and fire mingled due of that which is escaped, which with che hail, very grievous, such as remaineth unto you from the hail, and there was none like it in all the land shall eat every tree which groweth for of Egypt since it became a nation. you out of the field:

25 And the bail smote throughout 6 And they shall fill thy and all the land of Egypt all that was in the houses of all thy servants, and the the field, both man and beast ; and houses of all the Egyptians; which the hail sinote every herb of the field, neither thy fathers, nor thy fathers' and brake every tree of the field. fathers have seen, since the day that

26 Only in the land of Goshen, they were upon the earth unto this day. where the children of Israel were, And be turned himself, and went out was there no hail.

from Pharaoh. 27 | And Pharaoh sent, and called 7 | And Pharaoh's servants said unfor Moses and Aaron, and said unto to hiin, How long shall this inan be a them, I have sinned this time: the enare unto us? Let the men go, that LORD is righteous, and I and my peo- they may serve the LORD their God : ple are wicked.

Knowest thou not yet that Egypt is 28 Entreat the LORD (for it is destroyed ? enough) that there be no more inighty 8 And Moses and Aaron were brought thunderings and bail ; and I will let again unto Pharaoh : and he said unte you go, and ye shall stay no longer. them, Go, serve the LORD your God :

29° And Moses said unto bim, As but who are they that shall go? soon as I am gone out of the city. I 9 And Moses said, We will go with will spread abroad my hands unto the our young and with our old, with our JORD; and the thunder shall cease, sons and with our daughters, with our neribe: shall there be any more hail; rocks and with our herds will we go : ibat thou mayest know how that the for we must hold a feast unto the earth as the LORD's.

LORD. 30 But as for thee and thy servants, 10 And he said unto them, Let the I know that ye will not yet fear the LORD be so with you, as I will let you LORD God.

go, and your little ones: look to it ; 31 And the flax and the barley was for evil is hefore you. smitten for the barley was in the ear, 11 Not so: go now ye that are men,

and serve the LORD ; for that yon did 32 But the wheat and the rye were desire And they were driven out: not smitten ; for they were not grown froin Pharaoh's presence. op.

19 9 And the LORD said unto Moses, 33 And Moses went out of the city Stretch out thine aand over the lana !

Me plague of locusts. CHAP. XI. XII. The last plague threatene. of Egypt for the locusts, that they may see my face no more: for in that day

come up upon the land of Egypt and thou seest my face thou shalt die. cat every herh i the land, cuen all that 29 And Moses said, Thou bast spoken the bait bath left.

well; I will see thy face again noinore. 13 And Moses stretched forth his

CHAP. XI. Tod over the land of Egypt, and the LORD brought an east wind upon the A Dor the LORD said unto Moses,

Yet will I bring one plague muy land all that day, and all that night ; upon Pharaoh, and upon Egypt ; hi end when it was morning, the east terwards he will let you go hence : wind brought the locusts.

when he shad let vote go, he sbail 14. And the locusts went up over all surely thrust you out hence altothe land of Egypt, and rested in all the gether. coasts of Egypt: very grievous were 2 Speak now in the ears of the peo. lley; before them there were no such ple, and let every man horrow of ius locusts as they, neither after themn shall neighbour, and every woman of ber be such:

neighhour, jewels of silver, and jewels 15 For they covered the face of the of gold. whole earth, so that the land was 3 And the LORD gave the people darkened; and they did eat every herb favour in the sight of the Egyptian of the land, and all the fruit of the Moreover, the inan Moses was very trees which ihe hail had left: and there great in the land of Egypt, in the static remained not any green thing in the of Pharaoh's servants, and in the sight trees or in the herbs of the field, through of the people. all the land of Egypt.

4 And Moses said, Thus saith the 16 Then Pharaoh called for Moses LORD, About midnight will I go out and Aaron in haste; and he said, I have into the midst of Egypt: sinned against the LORD your God, 5 And all the first-born in the land and against you.

of Egypt shall die, from the first-born 17 Now, therefore, forgive, I pray of Pharaoh that sitteth upon his throne, thee, my sin only this once, and en- eren unto the first-born of the maidtreat the LORD your God, that he may servant that is behind the mill; and take away from me this death only. all the first-born of bcasts.

19 And he went out from Pharaoh, 6 And there shall be a great cry and entreated the LORD.

throughout all the land of Egypt, such 19 And the LORD turned a mighty as there was none like it, nor shall be Elrong west wind, which took away like it any more. the locusts, and cast them into the 7 But against any of the children ot Red Sea ; there remained not one Israel shall not a dog move his tongue, locust in all the coasts of Egypt. against man or beast ; that ye may

20 But the LORD hardened Pha- know how that the LORD doth put a raoh's beart, so that he would not let difference between the Egyptians and the children of Israel go.

Israel. 21 And the LORD said unto Moses, 8 And all these thy servants shall Stretch out thine hand toward hea- come down unto me, and bow dowta ven, that there may be darkness over theinselves unto me, saying, Get thee the land of Egypt, even darkness out, and all the people that follow which may be felt.

thee: and after that I will go out. And 99 And Moses stretched forth his he went out from Pharaoh is a great hand toward heaven; and there was a anger. Ibick darkness in all the land of Egypt 9 And the LORD said unto Moses, three days :

Pharaoh shall not hearken unto you; 23 They saw not one another, nei- that my wonders may be multiplied in ther rose any froin his place for three the land of Egypt. days: but all the children of Israel had 10 And Moses and Aaron did al! light in their dwellings.

these wonders before Pharaoh : and 24 | And Pharaoh called unto Mo- the LORD hardened Pharaoh's beart, ses, and said, Go ye, serve the LORD ; so that he would not let the chridren of only let your flocks and your herds be Israel gn out of his land. stayed : let your little ones also go

CHAP. XII. 25 And Moses said, Thou must give

ND the LORD spake unto Moses AN

and Aaron in the land of Egypt, us also sacrifices and burnt-offerings, saying, that we may sacrifice unto the LORD 2 This month shall be unto you the our God,

beginning of months : it shall be the 26 Our cattle also shall go with us; first month of the year to you. there shall not an hoof be left behind : 3 Speak ye unto all the congregation for thereof must we take to serve the of Israel, saying, in the tenth day LORD our God; and we know not with of this inonth they shall take to wiat me must serve the LORD until them every man a lamb, according to We come thither.

the house of their fathers, a lamb for 47 But the LORD hardened Pha- an house: raph's heart, and he would not let 4 And if the household he too little

for the lamb, let him and bis neigh 29 And Pharadh said unto him, Get boor next unto his house take is, acwce from ine, cate beed to tbysell, cording to the auinber of the souls

with you.

bem go.

The passoter instituted.


The Arse-born star. every man, according to his ehting,, ven found in your houses : for whosom shall make your count for the lamb, ever eateth that which is leavened,

5 Your lainh shali be without ble even that soul shall be cut off from the mish, a male of the first year; ye shall congregation of Israel, whether he be take it out from the sheep, or from the a stranger, or born in the land. goats :

20 Ye shall eat nothing leavened : 6 And ye shall keep it up until the in all your habitations sball ye eat unfourteenth day of the saine month : and leavened bread, the whole assembly of the congrega 21 Then Moses called for all the tion of Israel shall kill it in the eve- elders of Israel, and said unto them, ning

Draw out, and take you a lamb, ac7 And they shall take of the blood, cording to your families, and kill the and strike it on the two side-posts and passover. on the upper door-post of the houses 22 And ye shall take a bunch or wherein they sball eat it.

hyssop, and dip it in the blood that in 8 And they shall eat the flesh in that in the bason, and strike the lintel and night, roast with fire, and unleavened the two side-posts with the blood tbat bread; and with bitter herbs they shall is in the bason; and none of you shall cat it

go out at the door of his house until 9 Eat not of it raw, Hor sodden at the morning.

with water, but roast with fire; bis 23 For the LORD will pass through head with his legs, and with the pur- to smite the Egyptians; and when he tenance thereof.

seeth the blood upon the lintel, and on 10 And ye shall let nothing, of it the two side-posts, the LORD will pass remain until the morning; and that over the door, and will not sutter the which remaineth of it until the morn- destroyer to come in unto your houses ing ye shall burn with fire.

to sinite volt. 11 And thus shall ye eat it ; with 24 And ye shall observe this thing for your loins girded, your shoes on your an ordinance to thee and to thy sons feet, and your staff in your hand and for ever. ye shall eat it in baste; it is the 25 And it shall come to pass, when LORD's passover.

ye be conte to the land which the 12 For I will pass through the land of LORD will give you, according as he Egypt this night, and will smite all the hath promised, that ye shall keep this first-born in the land of Egypt, both service. man and beast; and against all the 26 And it shall come to pass, when gods of Egypt I will execute judgment : your children shall say unto you, What I am the LORD.

inean you by this service! 13 And the blood shall be to you for 27 That ye shall say, It is the sacria token upon the houses where you fice of the LORD's passover, who are : and when I see the blood, I will passed over the houses of the chilpass over you, and the plague shall not dren of Israel in Egypt, when he smote be upon you to destroy you, when I the Egyptians, and delivered our smite the land of Egypt.

houses. And the people bowed the 14 And this day shall be unto you head, and worshipped. for a memorial; and you shall keep it 28 | And the children of Israel went a feast to the LORD throughout your away," and did as the LORD had generations, you shall keep it a reast commanded Moses and Aaron, so did by an ordinance for ever.

they. 15 Seven days shall ye eat unlea 29 And it came to pass, that, at midvened bread ; even the first day ye night, the LORD smote all the first-born shall put away leaven out of your in the land of Egypt, from the firsthouses: for whosoever eateth leaven-born of Pharaoh that sat on his throne, ed brend erom the tirst day until the unto the first-born of the captive that beverth day, that soul shall be cut off was in the dungeon; and all the first. from Israel.

born of cattle. 16 Add in the first day there shall be 30 And Pharaoh rose up in the night, an holy convocation, and in the se-he, and all his servants, and all the venth day there shall be an holy con- Egyptians; and there was a great cry vocation. to you; no inansier of work in Eygpt; for there was not a house sball be done in them, save that which where there was not one dead. every man must eat, that only inay be 31 And be called for Moses and done of you.

Aaron by night, and said, Rise lip), 17 And ye shali observe the feast of and get you forth from among my per un leavened bread; for in this self-same ple, both you and the children of Isday have I brought your armies out of rael ; and go, serve the LORD, as ye the land of Egypt: therefore shall ye have said. observe this day in your generations 32 Also take your flocks and your by an ordinance for ever,

herds, as ye have said, and be gone; 18 In the first month, on the four- and biess ine also. teenth day of the month at even, ye 33 And the Egyptians were urgent shall eat unteavened bread, until the upon the people, that they might send one and twentieth day of the month at them out of the land in haste; for they even.

said, We be all dead men. 19 Seven days shall there be no lea 34 And the people took thels dougie


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