6 aJoseph died, and all his brothers and all that generation.
8 Now a new aking arose over Egypt, who did not know Joseph.
13 The Egyptians compelled the sons of Israel ato labor rigorously;
16 and he said, “When you are helping the Hebrew women to give birth and see them upon the birthstool, aif it is a son, then you shall put him to death; but if it is a daughter, then she shall live.”
19 The midwives said to Pharaoh, “Because the Hebrew women are not as the Egyptian women; for they are vigorous and give birth before the midwife 1can get to them.”
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