Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Then you shall say to Pharaoh, 'Thus says the LORD, "Israel is My son, My firstborn.

King James Version

And thou shalt say unto Pharaoh, Thus saith the LORD, Israel is my son, even my firstborn:

Holman Bible

Then you will say to Pharaoh: This is what the Lord says: Israel is My firstborn son.

International Standard Version

You are to say to Pharaoh, "This is what the LORD says: "Israel is my firstborn son.

A Conservative Version

And thou shall say to Pharaoh, Thus says LORD, Israel is my son, my first-born,

American Standard Version

And thou shalt say unto Pharaoh, Thus saith Jehovah, Israel is my son, my first-born:

Amplified

And you shall say to Pharaoh, Thus says the Lord, Israel is My son, even My firstborn.

Bible in Basic English

And you are to say to Pharaoh, The Lord says, Israel is the first of my sons:

Darby Translation

And thou shalt say to Pharaoh, Thus saith Jehovah: Israel is my son, my firstborn.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And thou shalt say unto Pharaoh, The LORD hath said thus: Israel is my son, even my firstborn.

Julia Smith Translation

And say thou to Pharaoh, So said Jehovah, my first-born son is Israel.

King James 2000

And you shall say unto Pharaoh, Thus says the LORD, Israel is my son, even my firstborn:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And you must say to Pharaoh, 'Thus says Yahweh, "Israel [is] my son, my firstborn."

Modern King James verseion

And you shall say to Pharaoh, Thus says the Lord: Israel is My son, My first-born.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And tell Pharaoh, 'Thus sayeth the LORD: Israel is mine eldest son,

NET Bible

You must say to Pharaoh, 'Thus says the Lord, "Israel is my son, my firstborn,

New Heart English Bible

You shall tell Pharaoh, 'Thus says the LORD, Israel is my son, my firstborn,

The Emphasized Bible

Then shalt thou say unto Pharaoh, Thus, saith Yahweh - My son - my firstborn, is Israel;

Webster

And thou shalt say to Pharaoh, Thus saith the LORD, Israel is my son, even my first-born.

World English Bible

You shall tell Pharaoh, 'Thus says Yahweh, Israel is my son, my firstborn,

Youngs Literal Translation

and thou hast said unto Pharaoh, Thus said Jehovah, My son, My first-born is Israel,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּרעה 
Par`oh 
Usage: 268

the Lord

Usage: 0

ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Exodus 4:22

Context Readings

Moses Leaves Midian And Returns To Egypt

21 The LORD said to Moses, "When you go back to Egypt see that you perform before Pharaoh all the wonders which I have put in your power; but I will harden his heart so that he will not let the people go. 22 "Then you shall say to Pharaoh, 'Thus says the LORD, "Israel is My son, My firstborn. 23 "So I said to you, 'Let My son go that he may serve Me'; but you have refused to let him go Behold, I will kill your son, your firstborn."'"


Cross References

Jeremiah 31:9

"With weeping they will come, And by supplication I will lead them; I will make them walk by streams of waters, On a straight path in which they will not stumble; For I am a father to Israel, And Ephraim is My firstborn."

Hosea 11:1

When Israel was a youth I loved him, And out of Egypt I called My son.

Romans 9:4

who are Israelites, to whom belongs the adoption as sons, and the glory and the covenants and the giving of the Law and the temple service and the promises,

Exodus 19:5-6

'Now then, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, then you shall be My own possession among all the peoples, for all the earth is Mine;

Deuteronomy 14:1

"You are the sons of the LORD your God; you shall not cut yourselves nor shave your forehead for the sake of the dead.

Isaiah 63:16

For You are our Father, though Abraham does not know us And Israel does not recognize us You, O LORD, are our Father, Our Redeemer from of old is Your name.

Isaiah 64:8

But now, O LORD, You are our Father, We are the clay, and You our potter; And all of us are the work of Your hand.

2 Corinthians 6:18

"And I will be a father to you, And you shall be sons and daughters to Me," Says the Lord Almighty.

Hebrews 12:23

to the general assembly and church of the firstborn who are enrolled in heaven, and to God, the Judge of all, and to the spirits of the righteous made perfect,

James 1:18

In the exercise of His will He brought us forth by the word of truth, so that we would be a kind of first fruits among His creatures.

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