Exodus 13:17 NAS

God Leads the People

17 Now when Pharaoh had let the people go, God did not lead them by the way of the land of the Philistines, even though it was near; for God said, "1The people might change their minds when they see war, and return to Egypt."

References for Exodus 13:17

Study tools for Exodus 13:17

  • a 13:2 - Lit "opening"
  • b 13:3 - Lit "slaves"
  • c 13:3 - Lit "strength of hand"
  • d 13:5 - Lit "serve this service"
  • e 13:7 - Lit "to"
  • f 13:7 - Lit "to"
  • g 13:9 - Lit "be for"
  • h 13:9 - Lit "between your eyes"
  • i 13:10 - Lit "days to days"
  • j 13:12 - Lit "cause to pass over"
  • k 13:12 - Lit "opening"
  • l 13:12 - Lit "every issue the offspring of a beast"
  • m 13:13 - Lit "opening"
  • n 13:14 - Lit "strength of hand"
  • o 13:14 - Lit "slaves"
  • p 13:15 - Lit "opening"
  • q 13:16 - Lit "be for"
  • r 13:16 - Or "frontlet-bands"
  • s 13:16 - Lit "between your eyes"
  • t 13:16 - Lit "strength of hand"
  • u 13:18 - Lit "Sea of Reeds"
  • v 13:19 - Lit "visit"
  • w 13:21 - Lit "go"
  • x 13:22 - Or "The pillar of cloud by day and the pillar of fire by night did not depart"