33 And the Lord said to him, ‘Untie the sandals from your feet, for the place on which you are standing is holy ground. 34 I have certainly seen[a] the mistreatment of my people who are in Egypt and have heard their groaning, and I have come down to deliver them. And now come, I will send you to Egypt.’[b] 35 This Moses whom they had repudiated, saying, ‘Who appointed you a ruler and a judge?’[c]—this man God sent as both ruler and redeemer with the help[d] of the angel who appeared to him in the bush.

Read full chapter


  1. Acts 7:34 Literally “seeing I have seen”
  2. Acts 7:34 A quotation from Exod 3:5, 7–8, 10
  3. Acts 7:35 A quotation from Exod 2:14 (see v. 27 above)
  4. Acts 7:35 Literally “hand”

Bible Gateway Sponsors