5 When God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I heard an unknown voice say:

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6 “I removed the burden from their shoulders; their hands were set free from the basket.

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7 In your distress you called and I rescued you, I answered you out of a thundercloud; I tested you at the waters of Meribah.a

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    • Ĵ 81:7 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here.
      8 Hear me, my people, and I will warn you— if you would only listen to me, Israel!

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      9 You shall have no foreign god among you; you shall not worship any god other than me.

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      10 I am the LORD your God, who brought you up out of Egypt. Open wide your mouth and I will fill it.

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