Exodus 8:1-15 NAS

Frogs over the Land

1 aThen the LORD said to Moses, "Go to Pharaoh and say to him, 'Thus says the LORD, "1Let My people go, that they may serve Me.

References for Exodus 8:1

    • ã 8:1 - Ch 7:26 in Heb
      2 "But if you refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite your whole territory with frogs.
      3 "The Nile will 2swarm with frogs, which will come up and go into your house and into your bedroom * and on your bed, and into the houses of your servants and on your people, and into your ovens and into your kneading bowls.

      References for Exodus 8:3

      4 "So the frogs will come up on you and your people and all your servants.""'
      5 bThen the LORD said to Moses, "Say to Aaron, '3Stretch out your hand with your staff over the rivers, over the cstreams and over the pools, and make frogs come up on the land of Egypt.' "

      References for Exodus 8:5

        • ä 8:5 - Ch 8:1 in Heb
        • å 8:5 - Or "canals"
          6 So Aaron stretched out his hand over the waters of Egypt, and the d4frogs came up and covered the land of Egypt.

          References for Exodus 8:6

            • æ 8:6 - Lit "frog"
              7 5The emagicians did fthe same with their secret arts, gmaking frogs come up on the land of Egypt.

              References for Exodus 8:7

                • ç 8:7 - Or "soothsayer priests"
                • è 8:7 - Lit "thus"
                • é 8:7 - Lit "and made"
                  8 Then Pharaoh 6called for Moses and Aaron and said, "7Entreat the LORD that He remove the frogs from me and from my people; and 8I will let the people go, that they may sacrifice to the LORD."

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                  9 Moses said to Pharaoh, "hThe honor is yours to tell me: when shall I entreat for you and your servants and your people, that the frogs be idestroyed from you and your houses, that they may be left only in the Nile?"

                  References for Exodus 8:9

                    • ê 8:9 - Lit "Glory over me"
                    • ë 8:9 - Lit "cut off"
                      10 Then he said, "Tomorrow." So he said, "May it be according to your word, that you may know that there is 9no one like the LORD our God.

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                      11 "The 10frogs will depart from you and your houses and your servants and your people; they will be left only in the Nile."

                      References for Exodus 8:11

                      12 Then Moses and Aaron went out from Pharaoh, and 11Moses cried to the LORD concerning * the frogs which He had jinflicted upon Pharaoh.

                      References for Exodus 8:12

                        • ì 8:12 - Lit "placed"
                          13 The LORD did according to the word of Moses, and the frogs died out of the houses, the courts, and the fields.
                          14 So they piled them in heaps, and the land kbecame foul.

                          References for Exodus 8:14

                            • í 8:14 - I.e. had a bad smell
                              15 But when Pharaoh saw that there was relief, he lhardened his heart and 12did not listen to them, as the LORD had said.

                              References for Exodus 8:15

                                • î 8:15 - Lit "made heavy"