Then the LORDsaid to Moses, "Now you shall seewhat I will do to Pharaoh; for a1under compulsion he will let them go, and bunder compulsion he will drive them out of his land."
2Godspoke further to Moses and said to him, "I am 2the LORD;
and I appeared to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, as c3GodAlmighty, but by 4My name, dLORD, I did not make Myself known to them.
"I alsoestablished5My covenant with them, to give them the land of Canaan, the eland in which they sojourned.
5"Furthermore I have 6heard the groaning of the sons of Israel, because the Egyptians are holding them in bondage, and I have remembered My covenant.
6"Say, therefore, to the sons of Israel, '7I am the LORD, and 8I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will deliver you from their bondage. I will also 9redeem you with 10an outstretchedarm and with greatjudgments.