So Moses and Aarondideven as the LORD had commanded. And he lifted up a1the staff and struck the water that was in the Nile, in the sight of Pharaoh and in the sight of his servants, and 2all the water that was in the Nile was turned to blood.
The fish that were in the Niledied, and the Nilebbecamefoul, so that the Egyptianscould not drinkwater from the Nile. And the blood was through all the land of Egypt.
223But the cmagicians of Egyptdiddthe same with their secretarts; and Pharaoh'sheart was ehardened, and he did not listen to them, as the LORD had said.
Then Pharaohturned and went into his housefwith noconcerneven for this.
So all the Egyptiansdugaround the Nile for water to drink, for they could not drink of the water of the Nile.
25Sevendaysgpassedafter the LORD had struck the Nile.