Exodus 7:8-13 NAS

Aaron's Rod Becomes a Serpent

8 Now the LORD spoke to Moses and Aaron, saying,

References for Exodus 7:8

      9 "When Pharaoh speaks to you, saying, 'a1Work a miracle,' then you shall say to Aaron, '2Take your staff and throw it down before Pharaoh, that it may become a serpent.' "

      References for Exodus 7:9

        • Ñ 7:9 - Lit "Show a wonder for yourselves"
          10 So Moses and Aaron came to Pharaoh, and thus they did just as the LORD had commanded; and Aaron threw his staff down before Pharaoh and bhis servants, and it 3became a serpent.

          References for Exodus 7:10

            • Ò 7:10 - Lit "before his"
              11 Then Pharaoh also 4called for the wise men and the sorcerers, and they also, the c5magicians of Egypt, did dthe same with 6their secret arts.

              References for Exodus 7:11

                • Ó 7:11 - Or "soothsayer priests"
                • Ô 7:11 - Lit "thus"
                  12 For each one threw down his staff and they turned into serpents. But Aaron's staff swallowed up their staffs.
                  13 Yet 7Pharaoh's heart was ehardened, and he did not listen to them, as the LORD had said.

                  References for Exodus 7:13