Preparing the Way of the Lord

Category: 101: Moses

Exodus 25 – 26

Exodus 25 The details of the tabernacle   God, a member of the YHVH [meaning: I exist] family who became flesh as Jesus Christ  [Hebrew: Yeshua Mashiach]; told Moses to take an offering from the people to build the tabernacle.  The included pictures reflect the best available understanding of the scriptural description. The tabernacle was very carefully […]

Exodus 22 – 24

Exodus 22 Laws to protect property from theft   Exodus 22:1 If a man shall steal an ox, or a sheep, and kill it, or sell it; he shall restore five oxen for an ox, and four sheep for a sheep. Despite the law against murder, Biblically we have the right to defend our homes with […]

Exodus 20 – 21

Exodus 20 Then the Husband of Israel, to whom Israel had pledged obedience, THUNDERED his basic will from the mount to his collective bride! The Eternal is the God who has brought us out of spiritual bondage to Satan and sin! Exodus 20:1 And God spake all these words, saying,  20:2 I am the LORD […]

Exodus 16 – 17

Exodus 16 One month after leaving Egypt, Israel came to a wilderness [desert] called Sin.  The obvious word SIN cannot be overlooked and this desert was typical of the dry desert waste and  the decay and death that sin brings in our lives. Exodus 16:1 And they took their journey from Elim, and all the congregation […]

Exodus 18 – 19

Exodus 18 Moses’ father in law brings Moses his wife and two sons to him at Sinai, and worships God with Moses there. Exodus 18:1 When Jethro, the priest of Midian, Moses’ father in law, heard of all that God had done for Moses, and for Israel his people, and that the LORD had brought […]

Exodus 14 – 15

Exodus 14  At Etham Christ told Moses to command the people to turn from their eastward journey and head to the south to camp by the sea. Exodus 14:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 14:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, that they turn and encamp before Pihahiroth, between Migdol and the sea, […]

Exodus 11 – 13

Exodus 11 We now come to the last plague which is the destruction of the firstborn of man and beast in Egypt; with the destroyer passing over the called out of Egypt at midnight on the fourteenth day of the first month. Exodus 11:1 And the LORD said unto Moses, Yet will I bring one […]

Exodus 3 – 5

Jethro was a priest, before Israel was called out of Egypt and before  the Levitical priesthood was made at Sinai, and he obviously believed in the Eternal (Ex 18).  How could Jethro be the priest of a strange god if he worshiped God with Moses at Sinai? God was training Moses for his future responsibility  and God led […]

Genesis 45 – 47

Genesis 45 Joseph makes himself known to his brothers after he was sure they had all learned through experience; and the bitterness of the past was vanished away in the joy of reconciliation. Genesis 45:1 Then Joseph could not refrain himself before all them that stood by him; and he cried, Cause every man to go […]

Genesis 42 – 44

Genesis 42 The next few chapters, are a narrative of the reconciliation of Joseph and his family and give an idea of how God will work out all things in the end.   Ultimately all humanity will be humbled; learning what God intends to teach each of us, and most will be brought to sincere repentance before God: […]

Genesis 41

Genesis 41 Two years after the baker died, Pharaoh himself had a dream and then the butler finally remembered Joseph. Genesis 41:1 And it came to pass at the end of two full years, that Pharaoh dreamed: and, behold, he stood by the river. 41:2 And, behold, there came up out of the river seven […]

Genesis 39 – 40

Genesis 39 Potiphar bought Joseph to be a servant and Joseph prospered Genesis 39:1 And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had brought him down thither. 39:2 And the LORD was with Joseph, and […]

Genesis 37 – 38

Genesis 37 This is about how Jacob sinned by playing favorites with his children, and Joseph was molded unwittingly by his father into a spoiled selfish Papa’s boy, who earned the hatred of his brothers.  It is also a story about how all things work together for good in the hands of God, and how […]

Genesis 35 – 36

Genesis 35 The Elohim who became Jesus Christ, then appeared to Jacob and called his family to put away all strange gods and go to Beth-El [the House of God] to appear before him.  It is therefore self evident that the sons of Jacob did have false gods among them, perhaps idols taken from the […]

Genesis 33 – 34

Genesis 33 Jacob divides his family according to their mothers as Esau approaches. Genesis 33:1 And Jacob lifted up his eyes, and looked, and, behold, Esau came, and with him four hundred men. And he divided the children unto Leah, and unto Rachel, and unto the two handmaids. 33:2 And he put the handmaids and […]

Genesis 31 – 32

Genesis 31 Jacob departs from Laban with his possessions. Jacob had taken much from Laban and he overheard Laban’s sons complaining about him. Jacob also noticed that Laban was getting more and more unhappy with him.  Then God intervened to tell Jacob that it was time to return home. Genesis 31:1 And he heard the […]

Genesis 29 – 30

Genesis 29 Jacob finds his family in Haran Genesis 29:1 Then Jacob went on his journey, and came into the land of the people of the east. 29:2 And he looked, and behold a well in the field, and, lo, there were three flocks of sheep lying by it; for out of that well they […]

Genesis 27 – 28

Genesis 27 When Jacob was yet in his mother’s womb God prophesied that Jacob would excel over his brother Esau.  Now Rebecca loved Jacob more than Esau and one can only imagine how much the prophecy motivated her actions of favoritism in helping Jacob defraud his brother. Yet the event of the selling of the […]

Genesis 25 – 26

Genesis 25 Keturah means perfumed or incense (SH 6989), The word qetorah (SH 6988, from 6989), found only in Deuteronomy 33:10, also means smoke of sacrifice or incense. The Arabic name for Keturah is Saffurah, who was described as a Kushiyat (i.e. a Cushite, a Canaanite] The children of Keturah. Genesis 25:1 Then again Abraham took […]

Genesis 23 – 24

Genesis 23 The death of Sarah Genesis 23:1 And Sarah was an hundred and seven and twenty years old: these were the years of the life of Sarah. 23:2 And Sarah died in Kirjatharba; the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan: and Abraham came to mourn for Sarah, and to weep for her. […]

Genesis 21 – 22

Genesis 21 God is ABLE to fulfill ALL his promises!  If at any time he does not, it is because his promises are CONDITIONAL on our sincere repentance and on our passion for learning and keeping his Word!  God’s promises are also subject to God’s own good timing, or to the timing that has been […]

Genesis 19 – 20

Genesis 19 Two angels came to Sodom to separate Lot and his family from the people of Sodom, and Lot was hospitable to them in the manner of a righteous man.  Although Moses wrote that these two were angels, Lot may not have known that right off and may have just been hospitable to strangers. […]

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