A. M. 2431. B.C. 1573. Every son
"When you help the Hebrew women give birth, observe them as they deliver. If the child is a son, kill him, but if it's a daughter, she may live."
So the LORD said to Moses, "Tell Aaron: Take your staff and stretch out your hand over the waters of Egypt-- over their rivers, canals, ponds, and all their water reservoirs-- and they will become blood. There will be blood throughout the land of Egypt, even in wooden and stone [containers]."
Moses and Aaron did just as the LORD had commanded; in the sight of Pharaoh and his officials, he raised the staff and struck the water in the Nile, and all the water in the Nile was turned to blood.
The fish in the Nile died, and the river smelled so bad the Egyptians could not drink water from it. There was blood throughout the land of Egypt.
whose hearts He turned to hate His people and to deal deceptively with His servants.
because their feet run toward trouble and they hurry to commit murder.
For they can't sleep unless they have done what is evil; they are robbed of sleep unless they make someone stumble.
Fury is cruel, and anger is a flood, but who can withstand jealousy?
He dealt deceitfully with our race and oppressed our forefathers by making them leave their infants outside so they wouldn't survive.
The third poured out his bowl into the rivers and the springs of water, and they became blood.
I heard the angel of the waters say: You are righteous, who is and who was, the Holy One, for You have decided these things.
Because they poured out the blood of the saints and the prophets, You also gave them blood to drink; they deserve it!