Category: Exodus

Questions and answers on Exodus 34-40 0

Exodus 34-40 Questions and Answers

Exodus chapters 34-40 is about the construction of the tabernacle. Where is Mount Sinai? According to Galatians 4:25: “For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia”. There is a Mount Sinai in the Sinai Peninsula but this is not the same mountain of Bible times. In Exodus 35 How long did they stay by Mount Sinai? According to Bible scholars they camped there for 11 months and 5 days. How many tabernacles did they build? There was only one tabernacle. In Exodus 36 the tabernacle had to be expensive. The tabernacle was the most expensive structure for its size that...

Questions and answers on Exodus 27-33. 0

Exodus Chapters 27-33 Questions and Answers

Bible Questions and answers continue in Exodus chapters 27-33. In Exodus 27:3 what are flesh hooks? These were like huge forks make for grabbing onto meat. In Exodus 27:4 what are brasen rings? These are rings made of brass that were attached to some of the pieces of the tabernacle that long rod called staves were passed through in order to carry the object without touching it directly. The altar in Exodus 27 is it the tabernacle that you made and brought into the Sunday school class? The altar in Exodus verses 1-8 describes the brasen alter that stood outside...

Picture of the 10 Commandments. Text reads Exodus chapters 20-26 0

Exodus 20-26 Questions and Answers

Bible Questions and Answers continue on Exodus chapters 20-26. In Exodus 20:4 God says that you are not to have any graven images or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above or that is in the earth beneath or that is in the water under the earth. The Catholic Church gets around this because most of their graven images are not in heaven. The only ones that I know of is Mary, Jesus’ mother. Actually the Catholic Church has images of Jesus and of the apostles who are all now in heaven. In Exodus 20:8 is that the...

Questions and answers on Exodus 13-19. 0

Exodus 13-19 Questions and Answers

Exodus chapters 13-19 Question and Answers In Exodus 13: 2 what does it mean “openeth the womb among the children”? Literally this means simply being born. In Exodus 13:8 are they talking about the way Jesus died? No, the Passover or the feast of unleavened bread was a remembrance of the children of Israel leaving Egypt and they had to leave fast so they could not use leaven (yeast) in their bread to make it rise. In Exodus 13: 16 what does “frontlets” mean? This is a band or ornament worn on the forehead between the eyes. In Exodus 15:...

Questions and Answers on Exodus 1-12 0

Exodus Chapters 1-12 Questions and Answers

Here are the questions and answers on Exodus Chapters 1-12. Verna started reading the book of Exodus. The new king of Egypt did not like the Jews in Exodus Chapter 1. Yes, you are right. He did not know Joseph personally and the Jews were invaders of his land. Exodus chapter 2 was about Moses’ birth and as he grew to be an Egyptian and his leaning that life behind and how he met his wife. Yes, this is a good summary of Exodus 2. In Exodus 3:5 is it any place that appears is holy ground? This ground was...