New Living Translation
Moses accepted the invitation, and he settled there with him. In time, Reuel gave Moses his daughter Zipporah to be his wife.
King James Bible
And Moses was content to dwell with the man: and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.
Darby Bible Translation
And Moses consented to remain with the man; and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.
World English Bible
Moses was content to dwell with the man. He gave Moses Zipporah, his daughter.
Young's Literal Translation
And Moses is willing to dwell with the man, and he giveth Zipporah his daughter to Moses,
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Subdivision B. At Jacob's Well, and at Sychar. ^D John IV. 5-42. ^d 5 So he cometh to a city of Samaria, called Sychar, near to the parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son Joseph. 6 and Jacob's well was there. [Commentators long made the mistake of supposing that Shechem, now called Nablous, was the town here called Sychar. Sheckem lies a mile and a half west of Jacob's well, while the real Sychar, now called 'Askar, lies scarcely half a mile north of the well. It was a small town, loosely called …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
Consolations against Impatience in Sickness.
Man's Misery by the Fall
Genealogy According to Luke.
When Moses heard that, he fled the country and lived as a foreigner in the land of Midian. There his two sons were born.
"Then where is he?" their father asked. "Why did you leave him there? Invite him to come and eat with us."
So Moses went back home to Jethro, his father-in-law. "Please let me return to my relatives in Egypt," Moses said. "I don't even know if they are still alive." "Go in peace," Jethro replied.
But Moses' wife, Zipporah, took a flint knife and circumcised her son. She touched his feet with the foreskin and said, "Now you are a bridegroom of blood to me."
Earlier, Moses had sent his wife, Zipporah, and his two sons back to Jethro, who had taken them in.
While they were at Hazeroth, Miriam and Aaron criticized Moses because he had married a Cushite woman.
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