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Pharaoh will say about the Israelis, ‘They’re wandering aimlessly in the land, and the desert has closed in on them.’ I’ve made Pharaoh’s heart stubborn[a] so he will pursue them. But I’ll receive honor by means of[b] Pharaoh and his army, so that the Egyptians will know that I am the Lord.” So this is what the Israelis[c] did.

When the king of Egypt was told that the people had fled, the minds[d] of Pharaoh and his officials[e] changed toward the people, and they said, “What have we done in releasing Israel from serving us?”

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  1. Exodus 14:4 Lit. strong
  2. Exodus 14:4 Or over
  3. Exodus 14:4 Lit. they
  4. Exodus 14:5 Lit. heart
  5. Exodus 14:5 Or servants

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