Exodus 6:2-12 KJV

2 And God spake unto Moses, and said unto him, I am the LORD:a

References for Exodus 6:2

    • k 6:2 - the LORD: or, JEHOVAH
      3 And I appeared unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and unto Jacob, by the name of God Almighty, but by my name JEHOVAH was I not known to them.
      4 And I have also established my covenant with them, to give them the land of Canaan, the land of their pilgrimage, wherein they were strangers .
      5 And I have also heard the groaning of the children of Israel, whom the Egyptians keep in bondage ; and I have remembered my covenant.
      6 Wherefore say unto the children of Israel, I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will rid you out of their bondage, and I will redeem you with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments:
      7 And I will take you to me for a people, and I will be to you a God: and ye shall know that I am the LORD your God, which bringeth you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians.
      8 And I will bring you in unto the land, concerning the which I did swearb * to give it to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob; and I will give it you for an heritage: I am the LORD.

      References for Exodus 6:8

        • l 6:8 - swear: Heb. lift up my hand
          9 And Moses spake so unto the children of Israel: but they hearkened not unto Moses for anguishc of spirit, and for cruel bondage.

          References for Exodus 6:9

            • m 6:9 - anguish: Heb. shortness, or, straitness
              10 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying ,
              11 Go in, speak unto Pharaoh king of Egypt, that he let the children of Israel go out of his land.
              12 And Moses spake before the LORD, saying , Behold, the children of Israel have not hearkened unto me; how then shall Pharaoh hear me, who am of uncircumcised lips?