Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But because the LORD loved you, and because he would keep the oath which he had sworn unto your fathers, hath the LORD brought you out with a mighty hand, and redeemed you out of the house of bondmen, from the hand of Pharaoh king of Egypt.
Saying, I have taken an oath by my name, says the Lord, because you have done this and have not kept back from me your dearly loved only son,
Have in mind Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, your servants, to whom you gave your oath, saying, I will make your seed like the stars of heaven in number, and all this land will I give to your seed, as I said, to be their heritage for ever.
He has kept his agreement in mind for ever, the word which he gave for a thousand generations;
As he gave his word to our fathers.
For when God made his oath to Abraham, because there was no greater oath, he made it by himself,
But the Lord has taken you out of the flaming fire, out of Egypt, to be to him the people of his heritage, as you are today.
And at the end of four hundred and thirty years, to the very day, all the armies of the Lord went out of the land of Egypt.
And Moses said to the people, Let this day, on which you came out of Egypt, out of your prison-house, be kept for ever in memory; for by the strength of his hand the Lord has taken you out from this place; let no leavened bread be used.
I am the Lord your God who took you out of the land of Egypt, out of the prison-house.
But the Lord had delight in your fathers and love for them, marking out for himself their seed after them, even you, from all peoples, as at this day.
Keep in mind that you were a servant in the land of Egypt: for this is why I give you orders to do this.
For this cause say to the children of Israel, This is what the Lord has said: I am doing this, not because of you, O children of Israel, but because of my holy name, which you have made unclean among the nations wherever you went.
The oath which he made to Abraham, our father,