And every firstling of an ass thou shalt redeem with a lamb;a and if thou wilt not redeem it, then thou shalt break his neck : and all the firstborn of man among thy children shalt thou redeem .
And it shall be when thy sonasketh thee in time to come,saying , What is this? that thou shalt say unto him, By strength of hand the LORD brought us out from Egypt, from the house of bondage:15
And it came to pass, when Pharaoh would hardly let us go , that the LORDslew all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both the firstborn of man, and the firstborn of beast: therefore I sacrifice to the LORD all that openeth the matrix, being males; but all the firstborn of my children I redeem .
And it shall be for a token upon thine hand, and for frontlets between thine eyes: for by strength of hand the LORD brought us forth out of Egypt.17
And it came to pass, when Pharaoh had let the peoplego , that Godled them not through the way of the land of the Philistines,although that was near; for Godsaid , Lest peradventure the peoplerepent when they seewar, and they return to Egypt:18
But Godled the peopleabout , through the way of the wilderness of the Redsea: and the children of Israel went upharnessedb out of the land of Egypt.19
And Mosestook the bones of Joseph with him: for he had straitlysworn the children of Israel,saying , God will surelyvisit you; and ye shall carry up my bonesaway hence with you.
And they took their journey from Succoth, and encamped in Etham, in the edge of the wilderness.21
And the LORDwentbefore them by day in a pillar of a cloud, to lead them the way; and by night in a pillar of fire, to give them light ; to go by day and night:22
He took not away the pillar of the cloud by day, nor the pillar of fire by night, from before the people.