Exodus 6:2-8 CSB

God Promises Freedom

2 Then God spoke to Moses, telling him, "I am Yahweh.

References for Exodus 6:2

      3 I appeared to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob as God Almighty,a but I did not make My name Yahweh known to them.

      References for Exodus 6:3

        • b 6:3 - Gn 17:1; 35:11
          4 I also established My covenant with them to give them the land of Canaan, the land they lived in as foreigners.
          5 Furthermore, I have heard the groaning of the Israelites, whom the Egyptians are forcing to work as slaves, and I have remembered My covenant.
          6 "Therefore tell the Israelites: I am Yahweh, and I will deliver you from the forced labor of the Egyptians and free you from slavery to them. I will redeem you with an outstretched armb and great acts of judgment.

          References for Exodus 6:6

            • c 6:6 - Dt 4:34; Ps 136:10-12
              7 I will take you as My people, and I will be your God.c You will know that I am Yahweh your God, who delivered you from the forced labor of the Egyptians.

              References for Exodus 6:7

                • d 6:7 - Lv 26:12; Jr 7:23; 11:4
                  8 I will bring you to the land that I swored to give to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, and I will give it to you as a possession. I am the Lord."

                  References for Exodus 6:8

                    • e 6:8 - Lit raised My hand