Exodus 1:17

English: King James Version

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17 But the midwives feared God, and did not as the king of Egypt commanded them, but saved the men children alive.

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Main explanation(s) from Swedenborg's works:

Arcana Coelestia 6672

Commentary on this text:


Other references by Swedenborg to this verse:

Arcana Coelestia 4588, 6678, 6679, 6680