The names and numbers of the children of Israel that came into Egypt, 1-5. Joseph, his brethren, and that generation die, 6. A new king, who knew not Joseph, 8, goeth about by affliction, etc. to suppress the Israelites, 9-11. They increase, 12. Pharaoh commands the midwives to kill the male children, 15, 16. They fear God, and obey not the king, 17. For this God blesseth the midwives, 20. Pharaoh commands all the male children to be drowned, 22.