New Living Translation
Then the LORD said to Moses, "Return to Pharaoh and make your demands again. I have made him and his officials stubborn so I can display my miraculous signs among them.
King James Bible
And the LORD said unto Moses, Go in unto Pharaoh: for I have hardened his heart, and the heart of his servants, that I might shew these my signs before him:
Darby Bible Translation
And Jehovah said to Moses, Go in unto Pharaoh; for I have hardened his heart, and the heart of his bondmen, that I might do these my signs in their midst,
World English Bible
Yahweh said to Moses, "Go in to Pharaoh, for I have hardened his heart, and the heart of his servants, that I may show these my signs in the midst of them,
Young's Literal Translation
And Jehovah saith unto Moses, 'Go in unto Pharaoh, for I have declared hard his heart, and the heart of his servants, so that I set these My signs in their midst,
Exodus 10:1 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
10:1 These plagues are standing monuments of the greatness of God, the happiness of the church, and the sinfulness of sin; and standing monitors to the children of men in all ages, not to provoke the Lord to jealousy, nor to strive with their Maker. The benefit of these instructions to the world doth sufficiently balance the expence.
"The Lord has blinded their eyes and hardened their hearts--so that their eyes cannot see, and their hearts cannot understand, and they cannot turn to me and have me heal them."
So you see, God chooses to show mercy to some, and he chooses to harden the hearts of others so they refuse to listen.
And the LORD told Moses, "When you arrive back in Egypt, go to Pharaoh and perform all the miracles I have empowered you to do. But I will harden his heart so he will refuse to let the people go.
Pharaoh's heart, however, remained hard. He still refused to listen, just as the LORD had predicted.
But the LORD hardened Pharaoh's heart, and just as the LORD had predicted to Moses, Pharaoh refused to listen.
For the LORD hardened their hearts and caused them to fight the Israelites. So they were completely destroyed without mercy, as the LORD had commanded Moses.
Jump to PreviousDeclared Hard Hardened Heart Hearts Midst Miraculous Moses Officials Perform Pharaoh Servants Show Signs
Jump to NextDeclared Hard Hardened Heart Hearts Midst Miraculous Moses Officials Perform Pharaoh Servants Show Signs
LinksExodus 10:1 NIV
Exodus 10:1 NLT
Exodus 10:1 ESV
Exodus 10:1 NASB
Exodus 10:1 KJV
Exodus 10:1 Bible Apps
Exodus 10:1 Biblia Paralela
Exodus 10:1 Chinese Bible
Exodus 10:1 French Bible
Exodus 10:1 German Bible
Exodus 10:1 Commentaries