8 So I have come down to rescue them from the hand of the Egyptians and to bring them up out of that land into a good and spacious land, a land flowing with milk and honey—the home of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites.

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9 And now the cry of the Israelites has reached me, and I have seen the way the Egyptians are oppressing them.

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10 So now, go. I am sending you to Pharaoh to bring my people the Israelites out of Egypt.”

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11 But Moses said to God, “Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh and bring the Israelites out of Egypt?”

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12 And God said, “I will be with you. And this will be the sign to you that it is I who have sent you: When you have brought the people out of Egypt, youa will worship God on this mountain.”

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    • f 3:12 - The Hebrew is plural.
      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?”

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

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        • g 3:14 - Or I will be what I will be
          15 God also said to Moses, “Say to the Israelites, ‘The LORD,c 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.

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            • 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.
              17 And I have promised to bring you up out of your misery in Egypt into the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites—a land flowing with milk and honey.’

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