New International Version
When Moses heard this, he fled to Midian, where he settled as a foreigner and had two sons.
King James Bible
Then fled Moses at this saying, and was a stranger in the land of Madian, where he begat two sons.
Darby Bible Translation
And Moses fled at this saying, and became a sojourner in the land of Madiam, where he begat two sons.
World English Bible
Moses fled at this saying, and became a stranger in the land of Midian, where he became the father of two sons.
Young's Literal Translation
'And Moses fled at this word, and became a sojourner in the land of Midian, where he begat two sons,
Acts 7:29 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Unto them as they strove - Two Hebrews, See on Exodus 2:13 (note), etc.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
'Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God'--ACTS vii. 56. I. The vision of the Son of Man, or the abiding manhood of Jesus. Stephen's Greek name, and his belonging to the Hellenistic part of the Church, make it probable that he had never seen Jesus during His earthly life. If so, how beautiful that he should thus see and recognise Him! How significant, in any case, is it he should instinctively have taken on his lips that name, 'the Son of Man,' to designate …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
The Prayer of Stephen.
Whether Christ's Birth Should have Been Manifested by Means of the Angels and the Star?
Whether it is Fitting that Christ Should Sit at the Right Hand of God the Father?
When Pharaoh heard of this, he tried to kill Moses, but Moses fled from Pharaoh and went to live in Midian, where he sat down by a well.
Moses agreed to stay with the man, who gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses in marriage.
Zipporah gave birth to a son, and Moses named him Gershom, saying, "I have become a foreigner in a foreign land."
So Moses took his wife and sons, put them on a donkey and started back to Egypt. And he took the staff of God in his hand.
and her two sons. One son was named Gershom, for Moses said, "I have become a foreigner in a foreign land";
and the other was named Eliezer, for he said, "My father's God was my helper; he saved me from the sword of Pharaoh."
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