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Exodus 7

NLT 1 Then the said to Moses, “Pay close attention to this. I will make you seem like God to Pharaoh, and your brother, Aaron, will be your prophet. NIV 1 Then the LORD said to Moses, "See, I have made you like God to Pharaoh, and your brother Aaron will be your prophet. NLT 2 Tell Aaron everything I command you, and Aaron must command Pharaoh to let the people of Israel leave his country. NIV 2 You are to say everything I command you, and your brother Aaron is to tell Pharaoh to let the Israelites go out of his country. NLT 3 But I will make Pharaoh’s heart stubborn so I can multiply my miraculous signs and wonders in the land of Egypt. NIV 3 But I will harden Pharaoh's heart, and though I multiply my miraculous signs and wonders in Egypt, NLT 4 Even then Pharaoh will refuse to listen to you. So I will bring down my fist on Egypt. Then I will rescue my forces—my people, the Israelites—from the land of Egypt with great acts of judgment. NIV 4 he will not listen to you. Then I will lay my hand on Egypt and with mighty acts of judgment I will bring out my divisions, my people the Israelites. NLT 5 When I raise my powerful hand and bring out the Israelites, the Egyptians will know that I am the .” NIV 5 And the Egyptians will know that I am the LORD when I stretch out my hand against Egypt and bring the Israelites out of it." NLT 6 So Moses and Aaron did just as the had commanded them. NIV 6 Moses and Aaron did just as the LORD commanded them. NLT 7 Moses was eighty years old, and Aaron was eighty-three when they made their demands to Pharaoh. NIV 7 Moses was eighty years old and Aaron eighty-three when they spoke to Pharaoh. NLT 8 Then the said to Moses and Aaron, NIV 8 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron, NLT 9 “Pharaoh will demand, ‘Show me a miracle.’ When he does this, say to Aaron, ‘Take your staff and throw it down in front of Pharaoh, and it will become a serpent. ’” NIV 9 "When Pharaoh says to you, 'Perform a miracle,' then say to Aaron, 'Take your staff and throw it down before Pharaoh,' and it will become a snake." NLT 10 So Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and did what the had commanded them. Aaron threw down his staff before Pharaoh and his officials, and it became a serpent! NIV 10 So Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and did just as the LORD commanded. Aaron threw his staff down in front of Pharaoh and his officials, and it became a snake. NLT 11 Then Pharaoh called in his own wise men and sorcerers, and these Egyptian magicians did the same thing with their magic. NIV 11 Pharaoh then summoned wise men and sorcerers, and the Egyptian magicians also did the same things by their secret arts: NLT 12 They threw down their staffs, which also became serpents! But then Aaron’s staff swallowed up their staffs. NIV 12 Each one threw down his staff and it became a snake. But Aaron's staff swallowed up their staffs. NLT 13 Pharaoh’s heart, however, remained hard. He still refused to listen, just as the had predicted. NIV 13 Yet Pharaoh's heart became hard and he would not listen to them, just as the LORD had said. NLT 14 Then the said to Moses, “Pharaoh’s heart is stubborn, and he still refuses to let the people go. NIV 14 Then the LORD said to Moses, "Pharaoh's heart is unyielding; he refuses to let the people go. NLT 15 So go to Pharaoh in the morning as he goes down to the river. Stand on the bank of the Nile and meet him there. Be sure to take along the staff that turned into a snake. NIV 15 Go to Pharaoh in the morning as he goes out to the water. Wait on the bank of the Nile to meet him, and take in your hand the staff that was changed into a snake. NLT 16 Then announce to him, ‘The , the God of the Hebrews, has sent me to tell you, “Let my people go, so they can worship me in the wilderness.” Until now, you have refused to listen to him. NIV 16 Then say to him, 'The LORD, the God of the Hebrews, has sent me to say to you: Let my people go, so that they may worship me in the desert. But until now you have not listened. NLT 17 So this is what the says: “I will show you that I am the .” Look! I will strike the water of the Nile with this staff in my hand, and the river will turn to blood. NIV 17 This is what the LORD says: By this you will know that I am the LORD: With the staff that is in my hand I will strike the water of the Nile, and it will be changed into blood. NLT 18 The fish in it will die, and the river will stink. The Egyptians will not be able to drink any water from the Nile.’” NIV 18 The fish in the Nile will die, and the river will stink; the Egyptians will not be able to drink its water.' " NLT 19 Then the said to Moses: “Tell Aaron, ‘Take your staff and raise your hand over the waters of Egypt—all its rivers, canals, ponds, and all the reservoirs. Turn all the water to blood. Everywhere in Egypt the water will turn to blood, even the water stored in wooden bowls and stone pots.’” NIV 19 The LORD said to Moses, "Tell Aaron, 'Take your staff and stretch out your hand over the waters of Egypt--over the streams and canals, over the ponds and all the reservoirs'--and they will turn to blood. Blood will be everywhere in Egypt, even in the wooden buckets and stone jars." NLT 20 So Moses and Aaron did just as the commanded them. As Pharaoh and all of his officials watched, Aaron raised his staff and struck the water of the Nile. Suddenly, the whole river turned to blood! NIV 20 Moses and Aaron did just as the LORD had commanded. He raised his staff in the presence of Pharaoh and his officials and struck the water of the Nile, and all the water was changed into blood. NLT 21 The fish in the river died, and the water became so foul that the Egyptians couldn’t drink it. There was blood everywhere throughout the land of Egypt. NIV 21 The fish in the Nile died, and the river smelled so bad that the Egyptians could not drink its water. Blood was everywhere in Egypt. NLT 22 But again the magicians of Egypt used their magic, and they, too, turned water into blood. So Pharaoh’s heart remained hard. He refused to listen to Moses and Aaron, just as the had predicted. NIV 22 But the Egyptian magicians did the same things by their secret arts, and Pharaoh's heart became hard; he would not listen to Moses and Aaron, just as the LORD had said. NLT 23 Pharaoh returned to his palace and put the whole thing out of his mind. NIV 23 Instead, he turned and went into his palace, and did not take even this to heart. NLT 24 Then all the Egyptians dug along the riverbank to find drinking water, for they couldn’t drink the water from the Nile. NIV 24 And all the Egyptians dug along the Nile to get drinking water, because they could not drink the water of the river. NLT 25 Seven days passed from the time the struck the Nile. NIV 25 Seven days passed after the LORD struck the Nile.