Then Moses said, "Now show me your glory."119
And the LORD said, "I will cause all my goodness to pass2 in front of you, and I will proclaim my name,3 the LORD, in your presence. I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.420
But," he said, "you cannot see my face, for no one may see5 me and live."
Then the LORD said, "There is a place near me where you may stand on a rock.
When my glory passes by, I will put you in a cleft in the rock6 and cover you with my hand7 until I have passed by.
Then I will remove my hand and you will see my back; but my face must not be seen."