Bible Study Notes on Exodus 23:20-33 – 20190219

Exodus 23:20  "...I send an Angel before you..." Capitalized Angel usually refers to the pre-incarnate Jesus or a physical form which is God Himself or is used to represent Himself.  I've always wondered if God sometimes used the living creatures around Him to speak through them in His physical realm.  In that case, they would …

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Bible Study Notes on Exodus 23:1-19 – 20190217

Exodus 23:1  "You shall not circulate a false report..." Honesty in business affairs.  And it goes beyond that to joining others for the purpose of being deceitful. 2  "You shall not follow a crowd to do evil..." Joining or following the multitude to do evil.  This appears to be a specific decision, but I also …

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Bible Study Notes on Exodus 22:16-31 – 20190214

Exodus 22:16  "...he shall surely pay the bride-price..." No such thing as free sex between consenting adults.  You have sex with a woman, you are expected to marry her.  Actually, the act of having sex with someone seals the deal anyway.  It is a total shame mankind ever got away from that truth.  And if …

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Bible Study Notes on Exodus 22:1-15 – 20190210

Exodus 22:1  "...restore five oxen for an ox and four sheep for a sheep" Restoration due if the thief kills or sells what he stole.  Five to one for an ox and four to one for a sheep.  Will see in a moment he only has to pay double if he can return what was …

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Bible Study Notes on Exodus 21 – 20190204

Exodus 21:1  "...the judgments which you shall set before them..." Beginning of the Jewish law.  They would have done well to just work at keeping these.  But they were never able to.  And eventually, their religious leaders made the law an idol by adding their thoughts and traditions to it. 2  "...in the seventh he …

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Bible Study Notes on Exodus 20 – 20190129

Exodus 20:1-17  The ten commandments 3  "You shall have no other gods before Me." Number 1.  No gods before Him.  God must be first. 4  "You shall not make for yourself a carved image..." Number 2.  No idols.  And I think with the explanation, it goes beyond that.  It says likeness which I take to …

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Bible Study Notes on Exodus 19 – 20190124

Exodus 19:1  "In the third month..." The exodus from Egypt set the new calendar in motion.  The third month after they left. 1  "...on the same day..." Not sure of this one.  Are we talking the first day of the month or another day?  Commentaries suggest the first day of the month, the first day …

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