Exodus 6:1-6 NRS

1 Then the Lord said to Moses, "Now you shall see what I will do to Pharaoh: Indeed, by a mighty hand he will let them go; by a mighty hand he will drive them out of his land."
2 God also spoke to Moses and said to him: "I am the Lord.
3 I appeared to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob as God Almighty, a but by my name "The Lord' b I did not make myself known to them.

References for Exodus 6:3

    • l 6:3 - Traditional rendering of Heb [El Shaddai]
    • m 6:3 - Heb [YHWH]; see note at 3.15
      4 I also established my covenant with them, to give them the land of Canaan, the land in which they resided as aliens.
      5 I have also heard the groaning of the Israelites whom the Egyptians are holding as slaves, and I have remembered my covenant.
      6 Say therefore to the Israelites, "I am the Lord, and I will free you from the burdens of the Egyptians and deliver you from slavery to them. I will redeem you with an outstretched arm and with mighty acts of judgment.