God reneweth his promise. The genealogies of Ruben, Simon and Levi, down to Moses and Aaron.
1 And the Lord said to Moses: Now thou shalt see what I will do to Pharao: for by a mighty hand shall he let them go, and with a strong hand shall he cast them out of his land.
Dixitque Dominus ad Moysen : Nunc videbis quae facturus sim Pharaoni : per manum enim fortem dimittet eos, et in manu robusta ejiciet illos de terra sua.
2 And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying: I am the Lord,
Locutusque est Dominus ad Moysen dicens : Ego Dominus
3 That appeared to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, by the name of God Almighty; and my name ADONAI I did not shew them.
qui apparui Abraham, Isaac et Jacob in Deo omnipotente : et nomen meum Adonai non indicavi eis.
4 And I made a covenant with them, to give them the land of Chanaan, the land of their pilgrimage wherein they were strangers.
Pepigique foedus cum eis, ut darem eis terram Chanaan, terram peregrinationis eorum, in qua fuerunt advenae.
5 I have heard the groaning of the children of Israel, wherewith the Egyptians have oppressed them: and I have remembered my covenant.
Ego audivi gemitum filiorum Israel, quo Aegyptii oppresserunt eos : et recordatus sum pacti mei.
6 Therefore say to the children of Israel: I am the Lord who will bring you out from the work prison of the Egyptians, and will deliver you from bondage: and redeem you with a high arm, and great judgments.
Ideo dic filiis Israel : Ego Dominus qui educam vos de ergastulo Aegyptiorum, et eruam de servitute, ac redimam in brachio excelso et judiciis magnis.
7 And I will take you to myself for my people, I will be your God: and you shall know that I am the Lord your God who brought you out from the work prison of the Egyptians.
Et assumam vos mihi in populum, et ero vester Deus : et scietis quod ego sum Dominus Deus vester qui eduxerim vos de ergastulo Aegyptiorum,
8 And brought you into the land, concerning which I lifted up my hand to give it to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob and I will give it you to possess, I am the Lord.
et induxerim in terram, super quam levavi manum meam ut darem eam Abraham, Isaac et Jacob : daboque illam vobis possidendam. Ego Dominus.
9 And Moses told all this to the children of Israel: but they did not hearken to him, for anguish of spirit, and most painful work.
Narravit ergo Moyses omnia filiis Israel : qui non acquieverunt ei propter angustiam spiritus, et opus durissimum.
10 And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying:
Locutusque est Dominus ad Moysen, dicens :
11 Go in, and speak to Pharao king of Egypt, that he let the children of Israel go out of his land.
Ingredere, et loquere ad Pharaonem regem Aegypti, ut dimittat filios Israel de terra sua.
12 Moses answered before the Lord Behold the children of Israel do no hearken to me; and how will Pharao hear me, especially as I am of uncircumcised lips?
Respondit Moyses coram Domino : Ecce filii Israel non audiunt me : et quomodo audiet Pharao, praesertim cum incircumcisus sim labiis?
13 And the Lord spoke to Moses and Aaron, and he gave them a charge unto the children of Israel, and unto Pharao the king of Egypt, that they should bring forth the children of Israel out of the land of Egypt.
Locutusque est Dominus ad Moysen et Aaron, et dedit mandatum ad filios Israel, et ad Pharaonem regem Aegypti ut educerent filios Israel de terra Aegypti.
14 These are the heads of their house by their families. The sons of Ruben the firstborn of Israel: Henoch and Phallu, Hesron and Charmi.
Isti sunt principes domorum per familias suas. Filii Ruben primogeniti Israelis : Henoch et Phallu, Hesron et Charmi :
15 These are the kindreds of Ruben. The sons of Simeon: Jamuel, and Jamin and Ahod, and Jachin, and Soar, and Saul the son of a Chanaanitess: these are the families of Simeon.
hae cognationes Ruben. Filii Simeon : Jamuel, et Jamin, et Ahod, et Jachin, et Soar, et Saul filius Chananitidis : hae progenies Simeon.
16 And these are the names of the sons of Levi by their kindreds: Gerson, and Caath, and Merari. And the years of the life of Levi were a hundred and thirty seven.
Et haec nomina filiorum Levi per cognationes suas : Gerson, et Caath, et Merari. Anni autem vitae Levi fuerunt centum triginta septem.
17 The sons of Gerson: Lobni and Semei, by their kindreds.
Filii Gerson : Lobni et Semei, per cognationes suas.
18 The sons of Caath: Amram, and Isaar, and Hebron, and Oziel. And the years of Caath's life were a hundred and thirty-three.
Filii Caath : Amram, et Isaar, et Hebron, et Oziel; anni quoque vitae Caath, centum triginta tres.
19 The sons of Merari: Moholi and Musi. These are the kindreds of Levi by their families.
Filii Merari : Moholi et Musi : hae cognationes Levi per familias suas.
20 And Amram took to wife Jochabed his aunt by the father's side: and she bore him Aaron and Moses. And the years of Amram's life were a hundred and thirty-seven.
Accepit autem Amram uxorem Jochabed patruelem suam : quae peperit ei Aaron et Moysen. Fueruntque anni vitae Amram, centum triginta septem.
21 The sons also of Isaar: Core, and Nepheg, and Zechri.
Filii quoque Isaar : Core, et Nepheg, et Zechri.
22 The sons also of Oziel: Mizael, and Elizaphan, and Sethri.
Filii quoque Oziel : Misael, et Elisaphan, et Sethri.
23 And Aaron took to wife Elizabeth the daughter of Aminadab, sister of Nahason, who bore him Nadab, and Abiu, and Eleazar, and Ithamar.
Accepit autem Aaron uxorem Elisabeth filiam Aminadab, sororem Nahason, quae peperit ei Nadab, et Abiu, et Eleazar, et Ithamar.
24 The sons also of Core: Aser, and Elcana, and Abiasaph. These are the kindreds of the Corites.
Filii quoque Core : Aser, et Elcana, et Abiasaph : hae sunt cognationes Coritarum.
25 But Eleazar the son of Aaron took a wife of the daughters of Phutiel: and she bore him Phinees. These are the heads of the Levitical families by their kindreds.
At vero Eleazar filius Aaron accepit uxorem de filiabus Phutiel : quae peperit ei Phinees. Hi sunt principes familiarum Leviticarum per cognationes suas.
26 These are Aaron and Moses, whom the Lord commanded to bring forth the children of Israel out of the land of Egypt by their companies.
Iste est Aaron et Moyses, quibus praecepit Dominus ut educerent filios Israel de terra Aegypti per turmas suas.
27 These are they that speak to Pharao king of Egypt, in order to bring out the children of Israel from Egypt: these are that Moses and Aaron,
Hi sunt, qui loquuntur ad Pharaonem regem Aegypti, ut educant filios Israel de Aegypto : iste est Moyses et Aaron,
28 In the day when the Lord spoke to Moses in the land of Egypt.
in die qua locutus est Dominus ad Moysen, in terra Aegypti.
29 And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying: I am the Lord: speak thou to Pharao king of Egypt all that I say to thee.
Et locutus est Dominus ad Moysen, dicens : Ego Dominus : loquere ad Pharaonem regem Aegypti, omnia quae ego loquor tibi.
30 And Moses said before the Lord: Lo I am of uncircumcised lips, how will Pharao hear me?
Et ait Moyses coram Domino : En incircumcisus labiis sum, quomodo audiet me Pharao?