For they had departed from rephidim, had come to the wilderness of sinai, and camped in the wilderness. The hebrews, from the words with which it begins, call it veelle semoth. Exodus in greek means way out, this book indeed describes the way out god made for the children of israel to be set free from there bondage in egypt it is a book of redemption. The greek translators called this book exodus, which signifies a going out, because it begins with the story of the going out of the children of israel from egypt. In the book of deuteronomy moses explains the image more fully. The children of israel, having departed from rephidim, come to the wilderness of sinai in the third month, 1,2. Exodus chapter 19 explained discover the 66 books of the. On the first day of the third month after the israelites left egypton that very daythey came to the desert of sinai. Home bible study a study on the book of exodus chapters 1920. Even your animals and the foreigners living in your cities must not work. Moses goes up into the mount to god, and receives a message which he is to deliver to the people, exodus 19. The covenant between god and israel settled in general. The words there are, do not allow your judges to make unfair judgements.
A free bible commentary on exodus 1931 in simple english. The children of israel, having departed from rephidim, come to the wilderness of sinai in the third month, exodus 19. This chapter introduces the giving of the law upon mount sinai, which was one of the most sensible appearances of the divine glory that ever was in this lower world. In exodus 2023 are recorded the terms of the marriage covenant. We can read about this in the book called leviticus too. A lot goes down in exodus, so lets break it down into five sections. In fact, jacob alone was responsible for 70 children. Gahannajefferson church of christ interactive bible bowl study questions on the book of exodus, chapter 19. If we were to relate the lyrics of that song to exodus chapter 19, it would go. In the third month after the children of israel had gone out of the land of egypt, on the same day, they came to the wilderness of sinai. The tabernacle was a portable dwelling place for the divine presence.
The israelites set up camp in front of the mountain of sinai. Exodus overview bensons commentary on the old and new. Jesus strange prediction part 2 chuck missler duration. The book of psalms niv audio holy bible high quality and best speed book 19 duration. Exodus 19, new international version niv the bible app. Exodus 19 kjv in the third month, when the children bible gateway.
Exodus chapter kjv king james version and it shall be for a sign unto thee upon thine hand, and for a memorial between thine eyes, that the lords law may be in thy mouth. Here are, the circumstances of time and place, ver. Many of the yemenite jews had never seen an airplane before, and they likened the ride from yemen to israel as a. Summary of the book of exodus the story of the bible. Geneva study bible commentary on exodus chapter 19. But then a new pharaoh comes to power, and he starts enslaving the israelites. This chapter, in addition to chapter 20, follows the pattern of ancient suzerainty treaties, thus suggesting that yahweh is king and israel is his kingdom.
This article will help beginners in bible study understand chapters 2627 of the book of exodus from the bible. Exodus, chapter 19 united states conference of catholic bishops. Exodus chapter 1 begins with jacob returning to egypt where joseph was already residing. Book of exodus, freedom of gods people from slavery, the patriarchs, abraham, isaac, jacob, joseph. More than 57 chapters of scripture are devoted to what happened to israel in the year they camped at mount sinai. Exodus bible bowl questions chapter 19 from gahannajefferson. He returns and delivers it to the people before the elders, 7. Exodus 19, english standard version 2016 esv the bible app. The book of exodus is the second book of the bible and describes the exodus, which includes the israelites deliverance from slavery in egypt through the hand of yahweh, the revelations at biblical mount sinai, and the subsequent divine indwelling of god with israel. Moses was called up the mountain, and was employed as the messenger of this covenant. The israelites are right where we left them in genesis, hanging out in egypt and multiplying. In the third month, when the children of israel were gone forth out of the land of egypt, the same day came they into the wilderness of sinai. In exodus chapter 19, the people of israel reached the desert of sinai on the first day of the third month after being free from egypt.
After verse seven in the first chapter of the book of exodus israel is noticed by the egyptians as being great in number and prosperous. So on that day no one should worknot you, your sons and daughters, or your men and women slaves. Between exodus 19 and 24, we find recorded the steps israel took to enter into a marital or covenantal agreement with yhvh. Exodus 19 commentary the people come to sinai, gods. Strongs exhaustive concordance of the bible, numbered to the hebrew, chaldee, and greek, and english, coded to the strongs concordance numbers.
In chapter 19, we discover what the premarital preparations yhvh required of israel before he would marry her. The books of reference used for this study of the book of exodus were the bible, king james version, called the companion bible, publisher kregel. The maker and first mover of the covenant, is god himself. Exodus 19 king james version 1 in the third month, when the children of israel were gone forth out of the land of egypt, the same day came they into the wilderness of sinai. New international version 1 on the first day of the third month after the israelites left egypton that very daythey came to the desert of sinai. This outline of exodus shows that the book is not divided by characters but by events. The desert has its provinces, or divisions, distinguished by a variety of names. And the lord called moses to the top of the mountain, and moses went up. In view of this the book of exodus seems to fall into seven distinct sections.
The book of exodus the second book of moses is called exodus, from the greek word exodos, which signifies going out. A study on the book of exodus chapters 1920 exodus 19 20 bible study notes rev. Chapter 19 begins with the children of israel just a short three months out of egypt and they pitched in the desert of sinai. The book of exodusin exodus we encounter something called the tabernacle. Send to the book of exodus chapter 19 to a loved one. Free bible commentary on exodus 1931 in simple english. Exodus shows the development of israel and the birth of a real nation, and the promises of god to abraham begin to unfold. Its got a similar cast of characters, a similar story, and even some of. For they were departed from rephidim, and were come to the desert of sinai, and had pitched in the wilderness. Making use of technology for this kind of purpose if the best thing we can do. Exodus 19 the nation of israel comes to mount sinai a. Lessons for life after six weeks in the desert, moving slowly toward mount sinai, the israelites finally arrive and are given instructions on how to prepare to meet god. If we were to relate the lyrics of that song to exodus chapter 19, it would go something like this. Exodus 19 new international version niv at mount sinai.
God called moses to give him instructions of what the children of israel should do. The rest of exodus, plus leviticus and the first 10 chapters of numbers, contain what is commonly referred to as the mosaic law. In the hebrew bible, the opening words, and or now, these are the names, served as the title of the book. Study guide for exodus 19 by david guzik blue letter bible. Sinai this, of course, refers to the wandering of the israelites in the wilderness, due to their disobedience. Introduction there is a contemporary christian song which has become popular recently, which goes something like this. Moses goes up into the mount to god, and receives a message which he is to deliver to the people, 36. Exodus 19 niv at mount sinai on the first day of bible gateway. Exodus chapter 19 kjv king james version ye have seen what i did unto the egyptians, and how i bare you on eagles wings, and brought you unto myself. The accomplishment of the promises made before to abraham, to chap. Think of deuteronomy as a sequelslashremake of the rest of the hebrew bible up until this point. Watch our overview video on exodus 1940, which breaks down the literary design of the. The people come to sinai, gods message to them, and their answer.1322 1477 267 617 1304 1290 525 745 700 1194 376 1290 812 1016 772 788 1449 73 14 1501 1419 878 928 298 1524 1305 117 661 1342 849 1187 1528 1137 226 51 379 434 1072 985 924 1255 662 649 914 990