Exodus 12:1-13 NAS

The Passover Lamb

1 Now the LORD said to Moses and Aaron in the land of aEgypt,

References for Exodus 12:1

    • ľ 12:1 - Lit "Egypt, saying"
      2 "1This month shall be the beginning of months for you; it is to be the first month of the year to you.

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      3 "Speak to all the congregation of Israel, saying, 'On the tenth of this month they are each one to take a blamb for themselves, according to their fathers' households, a clamb for deach household.

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          4 'Now if the household is too small for a elamb, then he and his neighbor nearest to his house are to take one according to the fnumber of persons in them; according to gwhat each man should eat, you are to hdivide the lamb.

          References for Exodus 12:4

            • ł 12:4 - Or "kid"
            • Ń 12:4 - Or "amount"
            • ń 12:4 - Lit "each man's eating"
            • Ņ 12:4 - Lit "compute for"
              5 'Your ilamb shall be 2an unblemished male a year old; you may take it from the sheep or from the goats.

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              6 'jYou shall keep * it until the 3fourteenth * day of the same month, then the whole assembly of the congregation of Israel is to kill it k4at twilight.

              References for Exodus 12:6

                • Ň 12:6 - Lit "It shall be to you for a guarding"
                • ň 12:6 - Lit "between the two evenings"
                  7 '5Moreover, they shall take some of the blood and put it on the two doorposts and on the lintel lof the houses in which they eat it.

                  References for Exodus 12:7

                    • ʼn 12:7 - Lit "upon"
                      8 'They shall eat the flesh 6that same night, 7roasted with fire, and they shall eat it with 8unleavened bread m9and bitter herbs.

                      References for Exodus 12:8

                        • Ŋ 12:8 - Lit "in addition to"
                          9 'Do not eat any of it raw or boiled at all with water, but rather * 10roasted with fire, both its head and its legs along with 11its entrails.

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                          10 '12And you shall not leave any of it over until morning, but whatever is left of it until morning, you shall burn with fire.

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                          11 'Now you shall eat it in this manner: with your loins girded, your sandals on your feet, and your staff in your hand; and you shall eat it in haste -it is 13the LORD'S Passover.

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                          12 'For 14I will go through the land of Egypt on that night, and will strike down all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and 15against all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgments -16I am the LORD.

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                          13 '17The blood shall be a sign for you on the houses where * you nlive; and when I see the blood I will pass over you, and no plague will befall you oto destroy you when I strike the land of Egypt.

                          References for Exodus 12:13

                            • ŋ 12:13 - Lit "are"
                            • Ō 12:13 - Lit "for destruction"