God Promises Deliverance

1 Then the LORD said to Moses, “Now you will see what I will do to Pharaoh: Because of my mighty hand he will let them go; because of my mighty hand he will drive them out of his country.”

References for Exodus 6:1

2 God also said to Moses, “I am the LORD.

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3 I appeared to Abraham, to Isaac and to Jacob as God Almighty,a but by my name the LORDb I did not make myself fully known to them.

References for Exodus 6:3

    • l 6:3 - Hebrew "El-Shaddai"
    • m 6:3 - See note at 3:15.
      4 I also established my covenant with them to give them the land of Canaan, where they resided as foreigners.

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      5 Moreover, I have heard the groaning of the Israelites, whom the Egyptians are enslaving, and I have remembered my covenant.

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      6 “Therefore, say to the Israelites: ‘I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the yoke of the Egyptians. I will free you from being slaves to them, and I will redeem you with an outstretched arm and with mighty acts of judgment.
      7 I will take you as my own people, and I will be your God. Then you will know that I am the LORD your God, who brought you out from under the yoke of the Egyptians.

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      8 And I will bring you to the land I swore with uplifted hand to give to Abraham, to Isaac and to Jacob. I will give it to you as a possession. I am the LORD.’ ”

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      9 Moses reported this to the Israelites, but they did not listen to him because of their discouragement and harsh labor.

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      10 Then the LORD said to Moses,