Theo 109 - 7 It’s part of his test 8 God is really responsible b/c he’s working through Moses who is in turn allowing Joshua and his men to

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Exodus 4-20 1. He thinks that people won’t believe him or listen to him and say that the lord didn’t appear to him. He also says that he’s not eloquent; he’s slow of speech and slow of tongue 2. God tried to kill him, but Zipporah took a flint and cut off her son’s foreskin and touched Moses’ ‘feet’ with it. This happens b/c Moses’ household is uncircumcised 3. The purpose of the ten plagues is to demonstrate God’s power and to free the Israelites from the Egyptians 4. This is to show God’s power, God has the power to overcome and resistance no matter how strong it may be 5. God passed through the land of Egypt that night, and I will strike down every firstborn in the land of Egypt, both human and animals; on all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgments: I am the Lord. The blood shall be a sign for you on the houses where you live: when I see the blood, I will pass over you, and no plague shall destroy you when I strike the land of Egypt 6. Whenever they complain about something they don’t have, God gives it to them.
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Unformatted text preview: 7. It’s part of his test 8. God is really responsible b/c he’s working through Moses who is in turn, allowing Joshua and his men to prevail 9. Obligations to God come first Exodus 4-20 1. Why does Moses try to refuse to be God's spokesman? 2. What happens to Moses in 4:24-26, and why? 3. What is the purpose of the ten plagues? 4. Why does God harden Pharaoh’s heart each time so that he will not let the Israelites go? 5. What is the meaning and origin of the word "Passover?" 6. How does God provide for the Israelites in the wilderness? How does Israel respond when God tests them? 7. Why does God command the Israelites to gather only as much manna as is needed for the day? 8. Who is really responsible for the Israelites' victory over the Amalekites in ch. 17? 9. What is significant about the order of the Ten Commandments? Which comes first, obligations to God or obligations to other people?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course THEO 101 taught by Professor Mccurry during the Fall '08 term at St. Thomas.

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