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21 The supervisors[a] told them, “May the Lord look on you and judge you![b] You have made us repulsive to[c] Pharaoh and his servants. You have put[d] a sword in their hands to kill us.”

22 So Moses returned to the Lord and asked him, “Lord, why have you caused trouble for this people? Why have you sent me here? 23 Ever since I came to Pharaoh to speak in your name, he has caused trouble for this people, and you have done nothing to deliver your people.”

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  1. Exodus 5:21 Lit. they
  2. Exodus 5:21 The Heb. lacks you
  3. Exodus 5:21 Lit. made our odor stink in the eyes of
  4. Exodus 5:21 Lit. servants to give