Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And smote all the firstborn in Egypt; the chief of their strength in the tabernacles of Ham:
Then smote he every firstborn in their land, The beginning of all their strength;
Who smote the firstborn of Egypt, both of man, and of beast;
To him that smote Egypt in their firstborn, For, age-abiding, is his lovingkindness.
I will pass along, therefore, throughout the land of Egypt this night, and will smite every firstborn in the land of Egypt, from man even to beast, - and against all the gods of Egypt, will I execute judgments - I, Yahweh.
And it came to pass when Pharaoh had shown himself too hardened to let us go, then did Yahweh slay every firstborn in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn of men even unto the firstborn of beasts. For this cause, am, I, sacrificing to Yahweh whatsoever is born first, of the males, and every firstborn of my sons, must I redeem.
By faith, he hath kept the passover and the besmearing of the blood, lest, he that was destroying the first-born, should be touching them.
Reuben, my first-born, thou, My vigour, and the first-fruit of my strength, - Pre-eminence of elevation and pre-eminence of power:
So Israel came into Egypt, And, Jacob, sojourned in the land of Ham;
Wonders in the land of Ham, Terrible things by the Red Sea.
And Ham the father of Canaan saw his father's shame, - and told his two brethren outside.
And, the sons of Ham: Cush and Mizraim and Phut and Canaan.