Exodus 12:1-3 NIV

The Passover

12:14-20pp -- Lev 23:4-8; Nu 28:16-25; Dt 16:1-8

1 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron in Egypt,

References for Exodus 12:1

      2 "This month is to be for you the first month,1 the first month of your year.

      References for Exodus 12:2

      3 Tell the whole community of Israel that on the tenth day of this month each man is to take a lamba2 for his family, one for each household.3

      References for Exodus 12:3

        • a 12:3 - The Hebrew word can mean "lamb" or "kid "; also in verse 4.