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7 So the Lord said to Moses: “See, I have made you aas God to Pharaoh, and Aaron your brother shall be byour prophet. You cshall speak all that I command you. And Aaron your brother shall tell Pharaoh to send the children of Israel out of his land. And dI will harden Pharaoh’s heart, and emultiply My fsigns and My wonders in the land of Egypt. But gPharaoh will not heed you, so hthat I may lay My hand on Egypt and bring My 1armies and My people, the children of Israel, out of the land of Egypt iby great judgments. And the Egyptians jshall know that I am the Lord, when I kstretch out My hand on Egypt and lbring out the children of Israel from among them.”

Then Moses and Aaron mdid so; just as the Lord commanded them, so they did. And Moses was neighty years old and oAaron eighty-three years old when they spoke to Pharaoh.


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The New King James Version is a total update of the 1611 King James Version, also known as the "Authorized Version." Every attempt has been made to maintain the beauty of the original version while updating the English grammar to contemporary style and usage. The result is much better "readability." It is noteworthy that the NKJV is one of the few modern translations still based on the "Western" or "Byzantine" manuscript tradition. This makes the New King James Version an invaluable aid to comparative English Bible study.


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