"Remembering the Passover and Exodus", by Stephen B. Clark
1 "Every son that is born to the Hebrews you shall cast into the
named him Moses, for she said 'Because I drew him out of the water.'"
heard their groaning, and remembered his covenant"
Pharoah said, 'Who is the Lord, that I should heed his voice and let Israel
will redeem you with an outstretched arm, and I will take you for my people"
6:28-7:24 "Moses struck the water that was in the Nile, and all
the water turned to blood"
out your hand that there may be darkness over the land of Egypt, a darkness
to be felt"
is the Lord's Passover. For I will pass over you, and no plague shall
fall upon you to destroy you, when I smite the land of Egypt."
12:21-36 "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover"
was a night of watching by the Lord, to bring them out of the land of Egypt"
Lord went before them by day in a pillar of cloud and by night in a pillar
of fire to give them light"
not, stand firm, and see the salvation of the Lord, which he will work
for you today"
will rain bread from heaven for you"
put the Lord to the proof by saying, 'Is the Lord among us or not?'"
able men, such as fear God, men who are trustworthy and who hate a bribe"
19:1-25; 20:18-20 "If
you will obey my voice and keep my covenant, you shall be my own possession"
spoke all these words"
22:20-23:9 "You shall not follow a multitude to do evil"
the words which the Lord has spoken we will do"
have seen this people and behold, it is a stiff-necked people"
33:7-11; 33:18-34:9; 34:29-35 "The
Lord used to speak to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend"
shall worship no other god, for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous
35:4-19; 35:30-36:1; 37:1-9 "He
filled him with the Spirit of God, with ability, intelligence, knowledge,
and with all craftsmanship"
40:16-38 "The glory of the Lord filled the tabernacle"
8:1-29; 9:22-24 "Assemble all the congregation at the door of the
tent of meeting"
16:2-28 "Thus he shall make atonement because of their transgressions,
all their sins"
19:1-4, 11-18 "You
shall be holy; for I the Lord your God am holy"
11:4-30 "Would that all the Lord's people were prophets, that the
Lord would put his spirit upon them!"
Words of Life from Exodus,
by Frances Hogan, (c) 1984, published by Fount Paperbacks, London, Great
Redeemer: Understanding the
Meaning of the Life, Death, and Resurrection of Jesus Christ, by Stephen
B. Clark, (c) 1992, published by Servant Publications, Ann Arbor, MI.
The Psalms: the Christian
Prayer Book: A Course Workbook by Stephen B. Clark, (c) 1989, published
by Servant Publications, Ann Arbor, MI. (see Unit 16: The Passover
12:16-13:33 "We seemed to ourselves like grasshoppers, and so we
seemed to them"
14:1-25 "The Lord is with us; do not fear them"
20:1-13, 21:4-9 "Make a fiery serpent, and set it on a pole; and
every one who is bitten, when he sees it, shall live"
The meditations are written by
Don Schwager. The scripture quotations are from the Revised Standard
Version of the Bible, (c) 1973 by the Division of Christian Education,
National Council of Churches.
The following are recommended
for further study and reflection: