Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then ye shall
Then Pharaoh commanded all his people, saying, “
Every son who is born you are to cast into the Nile, and every daughter you are to keep alive.”
But when the vine-growers saw the son, they said among themselves, ‘This is the heir; come, let us kill him and seize his inheritance.’
And his tail *swept away a
third of the stars of heaven and threw them to the earth. And the dragon stood before the woman who was about to give birth, so that when she gave birth he might devour her child.
Egyptians treated us harshly and afflicted us, and imposed hard labor on us.