Exodus 3:11-15 NIV

11 But Moses said to God, "Who am I,1 that I should go to Pharaoh and bring the Israelites out of Egypt?"

References for Exodus 3:11

12 And God said, "I will be with you.2 And this will be the sign3 to you that it is I who have sent you: When you have brought the people out of Egypt, youa will worship God on this mountain.4"

References for Exodus 3:12

    • a 3:12 - The Hebrew is plural.
      13 Moses said to God, "Suppose I go to the Israelites and say to them, 'The God of your fathers has sent me to you,' and they ask me, 'What is his name?'5 Then what shall I tell them?"

      References for Exodus 3:13

      14 God said to Moses, "I AM WHO I AM.b This is what you are to say to the Israelites: 'I AM6 has sent me to you.' "

      References for Exodus 3:14

        • b 3:14 - Or "I WILL BE WHAT I WILL BE"
          15 God also said to Moses, "Say to the Israelites, 'The LORD,c the God of your fathers7--the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob8--has sent me to you.' This is my name9 forever, the name by which I am to be remembered from generation to generation.10

          References for Exodus 3:15

            • c 3:15 - The Hebrew for "LORD" sounds like and may be derived from the Hebrew for "I AM" in verse 14.