He established it as a statute for Joseph when he went out against Egypt,1 where we heard a language we did not understand.a26
He says, "I removed the burden3 from their shoulders;4 their hands were set free from the basket.
In your distress you called5 and I rescued you, I answered6 you out of a thundercloud; I tested you at the waters of Meribah.7 "Selah"
"Hear, O my people,8 and I will warn you-- if you would but listen to me, O Israel!
You shall have no foreign god9 among you; you shall not bow down to an alien god.
I am the LORD your God, who brought you up out of Egypt.10 Open11 wide your mouth and I will fill12 it.