Flashcards in Exodus & Leviticus Deck (51)
What does Exodus mean in Greek?
What does Exodus mean in Hebrew?
"These are the names of"
What are the five Theologies in Exodus? (SSTLM)
1) God speaks powerfully to all Mankind!
2) The Theology of Salvation.
3) God's Now Has A Testimony People on Earth
4) The Theology of the Law
5) The Theology of Mediation
What are the themes of the book of Exodus? (ELT)
1) The Exodus
2) The Law
What is the estimate of how many Abraham's descendants have grown to?
Over two million strong (600,000 men plus women and children - 12:37)
What is God's new name?
"I AM WHO I AM"
Later, Jesus would apply this name to himself.
What is John 8:58-59?
58 "Very truly I tell you," Jesus answered, "before Abraham was born, I am!" 59 At this, they picked up stones to stone him, but Jesus hid himself, slipping away from the temple grounds.
What are the purposes of the plagues? (true-false-glory)
1) To show Israel their true God.
2) To show Egypt their false gods.
3) To display his glory to all humanity
To show the fact that the plagues were not just coincidences, the miraculous nature of these happenings were made clear to them by which three evidences?
1) Moses predicted the coming of each, and it was only at his word that many of them ceased.
2) There was a sense of orderliness - they were marked by increasing severity.
3) There was some discrimination - after the first three plagues, the Israelites were completely protected from the suffering involved.
Who is Pharaoh an example of?
Pharaoh is an example of the type of person who sets his heart against any conviction from God and interprets any act of God’s mercy as a sign that God will not, or cannot, enforce His predicted judgments.
What does say Exodus 11-12 about God’s salvation?
The Israelites were not exempt from God’s final judgment of the firstborn simply because they were Israelites, but only if each individual home showed faith in God by obeying His direction.
Who is the Passover Lamb?
The Passover Lamb was a beautiful type and foreshadow of the Lord Jesus.
What is John 1:29?
The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, "Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!
What is 1 Corinthians 5:7?
Get rid of the old yeast, so that you may be a new unleavened batch - as you really are. For Christ, our Passover lamb, has been sacrificed.
What is 1 Peter 1:18-19?
For you know that it was not with perishable things such as silver or gold that you were redeemed from the empty way of life handed down to you from your forefathers, but with the precious blood of Christ, a lamb without blemish or defect.
What can the hvssop plant represent?
What applies to the human heart in the New Testament?
As the hyssop plant was used to apply the lamb’s blood in the OT, so faith applies the blood to the human heart in the NT.
Did the death of the lam save anyone automatically?
The mere death of the lamb did not automatically save anyone UNTIL the shed blood was applied using the hyssop.
What is the annual festival called?
“Passover” and sometimes as the “Feast of Unleavened Bread.”
Name three reasons why the Passover is an important event to be remembered.
1) This festival is kept by the Jews to this day.
2) Since the crucifixion and resurrection took place on the Passover celebration, it usually coincides with our Easter celebration.
3) The New Testament (1 Corinthians 5:7-8) makes it clear that this great event in Egypt is a type of the greater Passover and deliverance to be wrought by Jesus at Calvary.
Name four of the comparison. Exodus / Gospel
E: The sheltering blood in the Exodus, was merely that of an animal. / G: In the Gospel, it is the "precious blood of Christ".
E: In the Exodus, many lambs are slain. / G: In the Gospel, One is slain for all.
E: The Exodus was national and therefore limited. / G: The Gospel is universal and available to the "whosoever".
E: The one deliverance was temporal. / G: The other is eternal.
What is the meaning of Salvation in the exodus and how is that reflected in salvation today?
(CRITICAL THINKING QUESTION)
Again, notice that the Israelites only stood firm and followed God’s instructions. They did not “do” anything to save themselves. The plagues, the exodus, and the Red Sea crossing did not require their initiative or even the faith of the people. This was God’s deliverance. However, when it came time to exercise faith (trust) in the God who delivered them, they miserably failed. The plagues, the exodus, and the Red Sea crossing became God’s offer of salvation to the Israelites. These three things could only be done by God. In the same way we believe that there were certain things that only God could do to offer salvation to us under the New Covenant.
Doctrine 6: We believe that the Lord Jesus Crhist has by His suffering and death made an atonement for the whole world so that whosoever will may be saved.
However, we play a part in our salvation as well
Doctrine 7: We believe that repentance towards god, faith in our Lord Jesus christ, and regeneration by the Holy Spirit, are necessary to salvation.
Be ready to discuss in detail what was God’s role in saving the Israelites and what was their role. Also, what was God’s role in saving us today and what is our role.
How many years was Manna eaten?
This heavenly bread would become their staple diet for the next 40 years.
What are the four ways Manna is similar to a type of Christ?
1) Sent down from heaven.
2) Sustained life.
3) It was a Divine gift provided for all.
4) Personal appropriation was necessary.
What is a type of Christ?
Whats is 1 Corinthians 10:3-4?
They all ate the same spiritual food and drank the same spiritual drink; for they drank from the spiritual rock that accompanied them, and that rock was Christ.
How long would Israel be at Mt. Sinai?
They would be there for 11 months and 5 days (Num. 10:11).
Name the three major events that took place during the time at Mt. Sinai.
1) The Law is given.
2) The golden calf built and worshipped.
3) The construction of the tabernacle.
Name the 3-fold Nature of the Law. (CRITICAL THINKING QUESTION)
1) The 10 Commandments (THE MORAL Code)
[and the expansion on them governed their personal lives, as they related to God and their fellow man.
It’s great objective was to:
-Produce righteous character
-Expose and identify sin
-To reveal Divine holiness]
2) The Judgments (THE SOCIAL Code)
[governed their daily social life which reflected the principles behind the commandments. It includes rules for diet, sanitation, quarantine, soil conversation, taxation, military service, marriage divorce, etc. (Exodus 21-23; All of Leviticus) ]
3) The Tabernacle (THE SPIRITUAL Code)
[was the prescribed manner of worship (The Tabernacle with its Priesthood and sacrifices) governed their religious lives so that the people would know how to approach God on the terms that He dictated (25-31). All of which are a foreshadowing of Christ and His salvation (See Hebrews 10:1). It includes the seven Levitical feasts, the five Levitical offerings, etc. (Exodus 35-40 and the book of Leviticus). The realization of all of this is in Christ. (Matt. 5:17-18; Rom. 10:4 Cor. 5:7)]
Be ready to discuss the significance, for us under the New Covenant, of the Moral Code, the Social Code, and the Spiritual Code of Exodus. Discuss each category separately and what, if anything, we can learn from these categories, and if its laws are still required from us today.