And you shall lay upon them the task of bricks, which they did before, neither shall you diminish any thing thereof: for they are idle, and therefore they cry, saying: Let us go and sacrifice to our God.
AfterAfter these things MosesMoses and AaronAaron went in, and saidsaid to Pharao: Thus saithsaith the Lordthe Lord GodGod of IsraelIsrael: Let my people gogo that they may sacrifice to me in the desertdesert.
And they saidsaid: The GodGod of the HebrewsHebrews hath called usus, to gogo threethree daysdays' journey into the wildernesswilderness and to sacrifice to the Lordthe Lord our GodGod: lest a pestilencepestilence or the swordsword fall upon usus.
And you shall lay upon them the task of bricks, which they did before, neither shall you diminish any thing thereof: for they are idle, and therefore they cry, saying: Let usus gogo and sacrifice to our GodGod.
And they that were over the works of the childrenchildren of IsraelIsrael were scourged by Pharao'sPharao's taskmasterstaskmasters, saying: Why have you not made up the task of bricks both yesterday and to dayday as before?
And the officers of the childrenchildren of IsraelIsrael sawsaw that they were in evilevil case, because it was saidsaid to them: There shall not a whit be diminished of the bricks for every dayday.
And they saidsaid to them: The LordThe Lord seesee and judgejudge, because you have made our savour to stinkstink before Pharao and his servantsservants, and you have givengiven him a swordsword to killkill usus.