1902 Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR)
1 Moses' rod is turned into a serpent. 6 His hand is leprous. 10 He is loath to be sent. 14 Aaron is appointed to assist him. 18 Moses departeth from Jethro. 21 God's message to Pharaoh. 24 Zipporah circumciseth her son. 27 Aaron is sent to meet Moses. 31 The people believeth them.
4:3 Then said heCast it to the earth. And he cast it to the earth, and it became a serpent,and Moses fled from the face thereof.
4:7 And he saidPut back thy hand into thy bosom: So he put back his hand, into his bosom,and then took it out of his bosom, and lo! it had come again, like his own flesh:
4:8 thus shall it come to pass, if they will not believe thee, nor hearken to the voice of the first sign, then will they believe the voice of the next sign;
4:9 and it shall come to pass, if they will not believe, even these two signs, nor hearken to thy voice, then shalt thou take of the water of the river, and pour it out on the dry land,so shall the water which thou hast taken from the river, become, yea it shall become blood, on the dry land.
4:12 Now, therefore, go,and, I, will be with thy mouth, so will I direct thee, what thou shalt speak.
4:13 And he saidPardon, O My Lord! send, I pray thee, by the hand of him whom thou wilt send
4:14 Then was kindled the anger of Yahweh against Moses, and he saidIs there not Aaron, thy brother, the Levite? I know that he, can speak. Moreover also, lo! he himself, is coming forth to meet thee, as surely as he seeth thee, so surely will he rejoice in his heart.
4:15 Then shalt thou speak unto him, and shalt put the words in his mouth,and, I, will be with thy mouth, and with his mouth, so will I direct you what ye shall do.
4:16 And, he, shall speak for thee unto the people,so shall it come to pass that, he, shall become thy mouth, and, thou, shalt become to him as God.
4:17 And, this staff, take thou in thy hand,wherewith thou shalt do the signs.
4:18 ¶ So Moses went and returned unto Jethro his father-in-law, and said to himLet me go, I pray thee, and return unto my brethren who are in Egypt, that I may see whether they are yet alive. And Jethro said to Moses: Go and prosper.
4:20 So Moses took his wife and his sons, and caused them to ride upon the ass, and he returned to the land of Egypt,and Moses took the staff of God, in his hand.
4:21 And Yahweh said unto Moses, When thou goest to return to Egypt, see, as touching all the wonders which I have put in thy hand, that thou do them before Pharaohbut, I, will let his heart wax bold, and he will not suffer the people to go.
4:23 Therefore I say unto thee,Let my son go, that he may serve me, But, if thou refuse to let him go, behold, I, am going to slay, thy son, thy firstborn.
4:25 So Zipporah took a sharp stone, and cut off the foreskin of her son, and cast it down at his feet,and saidSurely, a bridegroom by rites of blood, art thou to me!
4:26 So he let him go. Then, it was that she said, A bridegroom by rites of bloodwith regard to the rites of circumcision.
4:29 So Moses and Aaron went their way,and gathered together all the elders of the sons of Israel.
4:31 And the people believed,and, when they heard that Yahweh had concerned himself for the sons of Israel, and that he had looked upon their humiliation, then bent they their heads and bowed themselves down.