Moses reported this to the Israelites, but they did not listen to him because of their discouragement and cruel bondage.1
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Then the LORD said to Moses,
"Go, tell2 Pharaoh king of Egypt to let the Israelites go out of his country."3
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But Moses said to the LORD, "If the Israelites will not listen4 to me, why would Pharaoh listen to me, since I speak with faltering lips ?"5
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Now the LORD spoke to Moses and Aaron about the Israelites and Pharaoh king of Egypt, and he commanded them to bring the Israelites out of Egypt.6
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These were the heads of their families:7 The sons of Reuben8 the firstborn son of Israel were Hanoch and Pallu, Hezron and Carmi. These were the clans of Reuben.
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The sons of Simeon9 were Jemuel, Jamin, Ohad, Jakin, Zohar and Shaul the son of a Canaanite woman. These were the clans of Simeon.
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These were the names of the sons of Levi10 according to their records: Gershon,11 Kohath and Merari.12 Levi lived 137 years.
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The sons of Gershon, by clans, were Libni and Shimei.13
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The sons of Kohath14 were Amram, Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel.15 Kohath lived 133 years.
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The sons of Merari were Mahli and Mushi.16 These were the clans of Levi according to their records.
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