Exodus 3:13-16 NIV

13 Moses said to God, “Suppose I go to the Israelites and say to them, ‘The God of your fathers has sent me to you,’ and they ask me, ‘What is his name?’ Then what shall I tell them?”

References for Exodus 3:13

14 God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM.a This is what you are to say to the Israelites: ‘I AM has sent me to you.’ ”

References for Exodus 3:14

    • g 3:14 - Or I will be what I will be
      15 God also said to Moses, “Say to the Israelites, ‘The LORD,b the God of your fathers—the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob—has sent me to you.’ “This is my name forever, the name you shall call me from generation to generation.

      References for Exodus 3:15

        • h 3:15 - The Hebrew for Lordsounds like and may be related to the Hebrew for I amin verse 14.
          16 “Go, assemble the elders of Israel and say to them, ‘The LORD, the God of your fathers—the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob—appeared to me and said: I have watched over you and have seen what has been done to you in Egypt.