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Exodus 2:16-22

NIV 16 Now a priest of Midian had seven daughters, and they came to draw water and fill the troughs to water their father's flock. NIV 16 Now a priest of Midian had seven daughters, and they came to draw water and fill the troughs to water their father's flock. NIV 17 Some shepherds came along and drove them away, but Moses got up and came to their rescue and watered their flock. NIV 17 Some shepherds came along and drove them away, but Moses got up and came to their rescue and watered their flock. NIV 18 When the girls returned to Reuel their father, he asked them, "Why have you returned so early today?" NIV 18 When the girls returned to Reuel their father, he asked them, "Why have you returned so early today?" NIV 19 They answered, "An Egyptian rescued us from the shepherds. He even drew water for us and watered the flock." NIV 19 They answered, "An Egyptian rescued us from the shepherds. He even drew water for us and watered the flock." NIV 20 "And where is he?" he asked his daughters. "Why did you leave him? Invite him to have something to eat." NIV 20 "And where is he?" he asked his daughters. "Why did you leave him? Invite him to have something to eat." NIV 21 Moses agreed to stay with the man, who gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses in marriage. NIV 21 Moses agreed to stay with the man, who gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses in marriage. NIV 22 Zipporah gave birth to a son, and Moses named him Gershom, saying, "I have become an alien in a foreign land." NIV 22 Zipporah gave birth to a son, and Moses named him Gershom, saying, "I have become an alien in a foreign land."