6 The LORD passed in front of Moses, calling out, “Yahweh! The LORD ! The God of compassion and mercy! I am slow to anger and filled with unfailing love and faithfulness.

References for Exodus 34:6

    • b 34:6 - See note on 34:5 .
      7 I lavish unfailing love to a thousand generations. I forgive iniquity, rebellion, and sin. But I do not excuse the guilty. I lay the sins of the parents upon their children and grandchildren; the entire family is affected— even children in the third and fourth generations.”

      References for Exodus 34:7

        • c 34:7 - Hebrew for thousands.