The LORD had made the Egyptians favorably disposed1 toward the people, and they gave them what they asked for; so they plundered2 the Egyptians.
The Israelites journeyed from Rameses3 to Succoth.4 There were about six hundred thousand men5 on foot, besides women and children.
Many other people6 went up with them, as well as large droves of livestock, both flocks and herds.
With the dough they had brought from Egypt, they baked cakes of unleavened bread. The dough was without yeast because they had been driven out7 of Egypt and did not have time to prepare food for themselves.
Now the length of time the Israelite people lived in Egypta was 430 years.841
At the end of the 430 years, to the very day, all the LORD's divisions9 left Egypt.1042
Because the LORD kept vigil that night to bring them out of Egypt, on this night all the Israelites are to keep vigil to honor the LORD for the generations to come.11
The LORD said to Moses and Aaron, "These are the regulations for the Passover:12 "No foreigner13 is to eat of it.
Any slave you have bought may eat of it after you have circumcised14 him,
but a temporary resident and a hired worker15 may not eat of it.
"It must be eaten inside one house; take none of the meat outside the house. Do not break any of the bones.16