Parallel Bible results for Exodus 13:17-20

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Exodus 13:17-20

NIV 17 When Pharaoh let the people go, God did not lead them on the road through the Philistine country, though that was shorter. For God said, "If they face war, they might change their minds and return to Egypt." NIV 17 When Pharaoh let the people go, God did not lead them on the road through the Philistine country, though that was shorter. For God said, "If they face war, they might change their minds and return to Egypt." NIV 18 So God led the people around by the desert road toward the Red Sea. The Israelites went up out of Egypt armed for battle. NIV 18 So God led the people around by the desert road toward the Red Sea. The Israelites went up out of Egypt armed for battle. NIV 19 Moses took the bones of Joseph with him because Joseph had made the sons of Israel swear an oath. He had said, "God will surely come to your aid, and then you must carry my bones up with you from this place." NIV 19 Moses took the bones of Joseph with him because Joseph had made the sons of Israel swear an oath. He had said, "God will surely come to your aid, and then you must carry my bones up with you from this place." NIV 20 After leaving Succoth they camped at Etham on the edge of the desert. NIV 20 After leaving Succoth they camped at Etham on the edge of the desert.