New Living Translation
He killed the oldest son in each Egyptian family, the flower of youth throughout the land of Egypt.
King James Bible
And smote all the firstborn in Egypt; the chief of their strength in the tabernacles of Ham:
Darby Bible Translation
And he smote all the firstborn in Egypt, the first-fruits of their vigour in the tents of Ham.
World English Bible
and struck all the firstborn in Egypt, the chief of their strength in the tents of Ham.
Young's Literal Translation
And He smiteth every first-born in Egypt, The first-fruit of the strong in tents of Ham.
Psalm 78:51 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
78:51 Ham - Of the Egyptians, the posterity of Ham, the cursed children of a cursed parent.
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From this Commandment we learn that after the excellent works of the first three Commandments there are no better works than to obey and serve all those who are set over us as superiors. For this reason also disobedience is a greater sin than murder, unchastity, theft and dishonesty, and all that these may include. For we can in no better way learn how to distinguish between greater and lesser sins than by noting the order of the Commandments of God, although there are distinctions also within the …
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And we believers also groan, even though we have the Holy Spirit within us as a foretaste of future glory, for we long for our bodies to be released from sin and suffering. We, too, wait with eager hope for the day when God will give us our full rights as his adopted children, including the new bodies he has promised us.
"Reuben, you are my firstborn, my strength, the child of my vigorous youth. You are first in rank and first in power.
All the firstborn sons will die in every family in Egypt, from the oldest son of Pharaoh, who sits on his throne, to the oldest son of his lowliest servant girl who grinds the flour. Even the firstborn of all the livestock will die.
And that night at midnight, the LORD struck down all the firstborn sons in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn son of Pharaoh, who sat on his throne, to the firstborn son of the prisoner in the dungeon. Even the firstborn of their livestock were killed.
Then Israel arrived in Egypt; Jacob lived as a foreigner in the land of Ham.
They performed miraculous signs among the Egyptians, and wonders in the land of Ham.
Then he killed the oldest son in each Egyptian home, the pride and joy of each family.
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