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15 And God said again to Moses, “So you must say to the Israelites,[a] ‘Yahweh, the God of your ancestors,[b] the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, has sent me to you. This is my name forever, and this is my remembrance from generation to generation.’ 16 Go and gather the elders of Israel and say to them, ‘Yahweh, the God of your ancestors,[c] appeared to me, the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, saying, “I have carefully attended to you and what has been done to you in Egypt.” 17 And I said, “I will bring you up from the misery of Egypt to the land of the Canaanites[d] and the Hittites[e] and the Amorites[f] and the Perizzites[g] and the Hivites[h] and the Jebusites,[i] to a land flowing with milk and honey.”’

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  1. Exodus 3:15 Literally “sons/children of Israel”
  2. Exodus 3:15 Or “fathers”
  3. Exodus 3:16 Or “fathers”
  4. Exodus 3:17 Hebrew “Canaanite”
  5. Exodus 3:17 Hebrew “Hittite”
  6. Exodus 3:17 Hebrew “Amorite”
  7. Exodus 3:17 Hebrew “Perizzite”
  8. Exodus 3:17 Hebrew “Hivite”
  9. Exodus 3:17 Hebrew “Jebusite”