Exodus Book of
“as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby…” (1 Peter 2: 2) Spiritual growth after first accepting Christ should be a given. However, the desire for that spiritual
Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again [anew], he cannot see the kingdom of God.” (John 3:3) The Christian concept of being born again
Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage. – Galatians 5: 1 Several states in America have enacted a stand your
Exodus is the name given in the LXX. to the second book of the “Pentateuch (q.v.). It means “departure” or “outgoing.” This name” “was adopted in the Latin translation, and thence passed into” “other languages. The Hebrews called it by the first words,” “according to their custom, Ve-eleh shemoth (i.e., “and these are” “the names”).” “It contains, (1.) An account of the increase and growth of the Israelites in Egypt (ch. 1) (2.) Preparations for their departure out of Egypt (2-12:36). (3.) Their journeyings from Egypt to Sinai (12:37-19:2). (4.) The giving of the law and the establishment of the institutions by which the organization of “the people was completed, the theocracy, “a kingdom of priest” “and an holy nation” (19:3-ch. 40).” “The time comprised in this book, from the death of Joseph to the “erection of the tabernacle in the wilderness, is about one” “hundred and forty-five years, on the supposition that the four” hundred and thirty years (12:40) are to be computed from the time of the promises made to Abraham (Gal. 3:17). “The authorship of this book, as well as of that of the other “books of the Pentateuch, is to be ascribed to Moses. The” unanimous voice of tradition and all internal evidences abundantly support this opinion.
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