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Exodus 3:17 NLT

17 I have promised to rescue you from your oppression in Egypt. I will lead you to a land flowing with milk and honey—the land where the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites now live.”’

Study tools for Exodus 3:17

  • a 3:1 - Moses’ father-in-law went by two names, Jethro and Reuel.
  • b 3:1 - Hebrew Horeb, another name for Sinai.
  • c 3:6 - Greek version reads your fathers.
  • d 3:14 - Or .
  • e 3:15 - Yahweh (also in 3:16 ) is a transliteration of the proper name YHWH that is sometimes rendered “Jehovah”; in this translation it is usually rendered “the ” (note the use of small capitals).
  • f 3:19 - As in Greek and Latin versions; Hebrew reads will not let you go, not by a mighty hand.