Exodus 1:20

“Therefore God dealt well with the midwives: and the people multiplied, and waxed very mighty.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore God dealt well with the midwiues: and the people multiplied and waxed very mighty.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So God was good to the midwives, and the people multiplied, and became very mighty.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And God dealt well with the midwives: and the people multiplied, and waxed very mighty.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the blessing of God was on these women: and the people were increased in number and became very strong.
- Basic English Bible

And God dealt well with the midwives; and the people multiplied and became very strong.
- Darby Bible

Therefore God dealt well with the midwives: and the people multiplied, and became very mighty.
- Webster's Bible

God dealt well with the midwives, and the people multiplied, and grew very mighty.
- World English Bible

And God doth good to the midwives, and the people multiply, and are very mighty;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And God dealt well with the midwives; and the people multiplied, and waxed very mighty.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 1:20


1:20 Therefore God dealt well with them - That is, built them up in families, and blessed their children.


Discussion for Exodus 1

  • Greg
    Exodus the book is awesome. Its a very exciting and gripping book. The power of God man oh man.
  • Allan
    I think it talks about god
  • Cameron gordon
    im in history doing this its so fun
  • Allan Thornton
    I Disagree because where does it say that
  • Anita Fore
    Let US MAKE MAN in our image after OUR LIKENESS . They were ALL there creating everything together at the creation, God the father, God the Son,and God the Holy Spirit.
  • Bruce
    Irene:--- And now, O Father,glorify thou me with thine own self with the glory which I had with the before the world was John 17:5

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