Exodus 25-27 Questions

Exodus 25-27 Questions

THE TABERNACLE (Part I) Exodus 25-27, Key Verse: 25:8 “Then have them make a sanctuary for me, and I will dwell among them.” 1. Read 25:1-9. What kind of offerings did God want from his people? What was the purpose of the sanctuary? Why must it be made exactly like God’s pattern? 2. Read 25:21-22. What is in the ark? What is on top of it? What does the ark and its cover teach about God’s justice and mercy? (Ro…

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Exodus 23:20-24:18 Questions

Exodus 23:20-24:18 Questions

THE BLOOD OF THE COVENANT Exodus 23:20-24:18, Key Verse: 24:8 (Read only Chapter 24) “Moses then took the blood, sprinkled it on the people and said, ‘This is the blood of the covenant that the Lord has made with you in accordance with all these words.’” 1. Read verses 23:20-33. What would God do for His people (20-23, 25b-31)? What should the people of God be careful when they are in the Promised Land (24-25a, 32-33)? 2. Read verses 24:1-3…

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Exodus 21:1-23:33 Message

Exodus 21:1-23:33 Message

THE LAWS OF GOD Exodus 21:1-23:33, Key Verse: 23:13 “Be careful to do everything I have said to you. Do not invoke the names of other gods; do not let them be heard on your lips.” In today’s passage we read more detailed and specific laws for the newly formed nation of Israel, including penalties for breaking those laws. We can see them as an application of the Ten Commandments within a specific context. These laws have exerted a great…

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Exodus 20:1-21 Message

Exodus 20:1-21 Message

THE TEN COMMANDMENTS How to have right relationship with God and with others Exodus 20:1-21, Key Verse: 3 “You shall have no other gods before me.” God made a covenant relationship with the people of Israel in 19:5-6, saying, “Now if you obey me fully and keep my covenant, then out of all nations you will be my treasured possession. Although the whole earth is mine, you will be for me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.” When…

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Exodus 21:1-23:33 Questions

Exodus 21:1-23:33 Questions

THE LAWS OF GOD Exodus 21:1-23:33, Key Verse: 23:13 “Be careful to do everything I have said to you. Do not invoke the names of other gods; do not let them be heard on your lips.” 1. How are these chapters related to Sinai Covenant and the Ten Commandments? What are the laws concerning Hebrew servants? (21:1-11) What is stressed? What do these laws teach us? 2. Which crimes had the death penalty as punishment? (21:12-17) What are the penalties…

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Exodus 19:1-25 Message

Exodus 19:1-25 Message

A HOLY NATION Preparing for the Covenant With God Exodus 19:1-25 Key Verses 19:5,6a “Now if you obey me fully and keep my covenant, then out of all nations you will be my treasured possession. Although the whole earth is mine, you will be for me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.” This passage is a pivotal point in the book of Exodus, it is a transition point for the Hebrew people. We were introduced to Moses at…

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Exodus 20:1-21 Questions

Exodus 20:1-21 Questions

THE TEN COMMANDMENTS How to have right relationship with God and with others Exodus 20:1-21, Key Verse: 3 1. Read verses 1-3. What right did God have to issue these commands? (2) Put the first command into your own words. Why are God’s supremacy and the necessity of absolute loyalty the foundation for the Ten Commandments? 2. Read verses 4-6. What reasons does God give for prohibiting idolatry? What “other gods” or idols compete for your allegiance? How do you…

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Exodus 18:1-27 Message

Exodus 18:1-27 Message

JETHRO’S COUNSEL Exodus 18:1-27, Key Verse: 18:23 “If you do this and God so commands, you will be able to stand the strain, and all these people will go home satisfied.” Summer is rapidly wrapping up and we are now facing our Fall semester. We went through a lot this summer including our hectic Exodus Bible study. In this study, we saw how God single-handedly delivered His people from the Egyptian bondage through the blood of the lambs. We also…

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Exodus 19:1-25 Questions

Exodus 19:1-25 Questions

A HOLY NATION Preparing for the Covenant With God Exodus 19:1-25, Key Verse 19:5,6 1. Where and when did Israel gather to make a covenant with God? (1-9) What did they see God do in Egypt? What did it mean to be carried on eagle’s wings? To be brought to God? 2. Why did he choose Israel out of all the nations? What is a covenant? (Isa 54:5) What was their part of the covenant relationship? What does it mean…

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Exodus 18:1-27 Questions

Exodus 18:1-27 Questions

JETHRO’S COUNSEL Exodus 18:1-27, Key Verse: 18:23 “If you do this and God so commands, you will be able to stand the strain, and all these people will go home satisfied.” 1. Read verses 1-4. Who was Jethro (1)? What do the names of Moses’ sons recall for him and his family? 2. Read verses 5-8. What was the message that Jethro sent to Moses (5-6)? When Moses met Jethro, what did they talk about (7-8)? Of what value is…

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