Exodus 9:2
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New International Version
If you refuse to let them go and continue to hold them back,

King James Bible
For if thou refuse to let them go, and wilt hold them still,

Darby Bible Translation
For if thou refuse to let them go, and shalt retain them still,

World English Bible
For if you refuse to let them go, and hold them still,

Young's Literal Translation
for, if thou art refusing to send away, and art still keeping hold upon them,

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The Lord God of the Hebrews - It is very likely that the term Lord, יויה Yehovah, is used here to point out particularly his eternal power and Godhead; and that the term God, אלהי Elohey, is intended to be understood in the sense of Supporter, Defender, Protector, etc. Thus saith the self-existent, omnipotent, and eternal Being, the Supporter and Defender of the Hebrews, "Let my people go, that they may worship me."

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Exodus 4:23 And I say to you, Let my son go, that he may serve me: and if you refuse to let him go, behold, I will slay your son...

Exodus 8:2 And if you refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite all your borders with frogs:

Exodus 10:4 Else, if you refuse to let my people go, behold, to morrow will I bring the locusts into your coast:

Leviticus 26:14-16,23,24,27,28 But if you will not listen to me, and will not do all these commandments...

Psalm 7:11,12 God judges the righteous, and God is angry with the wicked every day...

Psalm 68:21 But God shall wound the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such an one as goes on still in his trespasses.

Isaiah 1:20 But if you refuse and rebel, you shall be devoured with the sword: for the mouth of the LORD has spoken it.

Romans 2:8 But to them that are contentious, and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, indignation and wrath,

Revelation 2:21,22 And I gave her space to repent of her fornication; and she repented not...

Revelation 16:9 And men were scorched with great heat, and blasphemed the name of God, which has power over these plagues...

Confession of Sin --A Sermon with Seven Texts
The Hardened Sinner. PHARAOH--"I have sinned."--Exodus 9:27. I. The first case I shall bring before you is that of the HARDENED SINNER, who, when under terror, says, "I have sinned." And you will find the text in the book of Exodus, the 9th chap. and 27th verse: "And Pharaoh sent, and called for Moses and Aaron, and said unto them, I have sinned this time: the Lord is righteous, and I and my people are wicked." But why this confession from the lips of the haughty tyrant? He was not often wont to
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 3: 1857

Sign Seekers, and the Enthusiast Reproved.
(Galilee on the Same Day as the Last Section.) ^A Matt. XII. 38-45; ^C Luke XI. 24-36. ^c 29 And when the multitudes were gathering together unto him, ^a 38 Then certain of the scribes and Pharisees answered him, saying, Teacher, we would see a sign from thee. [Having been severely rebuked by Jesus, it is likely that the scribes and Pharisees asked for a sign that they might appear to the multitude more fair-minded and open to conviction than Jesus had represented them to be. Jesus had just wrought
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel

Cross References
Exodus 8:2
If you refuse to let them go, I will send a plague of frogs on your whole country.

Exodus 9:3
the hand of the LORD will bring a terrible plague on your livestock in the field--on your horses, donkeys and camels and on your cattle, sheep and goats.

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