Exodus 5-6;11-12 . John 1 . Promises . Plague . Jewels . favour . midnight . Firstborn . Abib . lamb (kid) . Blood . Roast . Lord's Passover . Memorial . Feast . Unleavened Bread . Holy Convocation .
Rameses . Succoth . Break No Bones . Circumcision . John the Baptist . Jesus - Yeshua . Lamb of God . Sins . Israel . Water . Spirit . Baptizing . Holy Ghost . Moses . Aaron . Lord - JEHOVAH . Abraham - Issac - Jacob . Covenant . Land of Canaan . Egyptians . Sunday School Lesson
The Sunday School Lesson is shared from Exodus 12:1-14 (Devotional Reading: John 1:29-37; Background Scripture: Exodus 6:2-30;12) for November 10, 2013.
Abib (month of the ripening ears), the Hebrew month March-April.
Abib or Nisan ... Beginning of the Sacred Year. 14th - Preparation for Passover - paschal lamb eaten in the evening. 15th - Sabbath & Holy Convocation. Week of Unleavened Bread begins. 10th - The offering of Omer or First Sheaf (Leviticus 23:10-12). 21st - Holy Convocation.
Passover ... Covenant feast of Israel, Leviticus 23:6. Preparation for the Passover (John 10:14). Luke 2:41; I Samuel 1:24 National festival included women, boys & children. Entire animal
eaten - with out breaking a bone (Exodus 12:7-11). Observed under Moses; kept by Christ, A type of Christ's death.
Rameses ... The exodus from Egypt. Egypt - The Kingdom of the East.
Succoth (booths), a city east of the Jordan, in Egypt (Exodus 12:37; 13:20).
Jewels (Angela's thoughts) Jewels could represent those set in the high priest breast - piece. Exodus 28-30. 12 Tribes of Israel.
Promises: John 1:29 ... Whosoever Will May Be Saved ... Pardon for Sins & Iniquities .... John 1:33 ... Pardon for Sins & Iniquities ... Exodus 6:6 ... Victory Over Enemies & Troubles ... Exodus 11:7 ... Safety from Harm & Danger ... Exodus 12:13 ... Pardon from Sins & Iniquities ... Safety from Harm & Danger ... Exodus 12:23 ... Safety from Harm & Danger
Verse 1 ... Scripture; Books & Authors; Speakers & Hearers (Genesis & Exodus)
Verse 2 ... Sacred Seasons; Historical Sacred Seasons; The Passover, It Marks the Beginning of the Year (The Hebrew Civil Year began with Tishri/October. At the Exodus the Ecclesiastical Year was made to begin with Abib (April), which after the captivity was called Nisan. ... Ecclesiastical, relating to a Church/For use in a Church.
(Exodus 7:7; Exodus 4:10-16; Exodus 7:10-12 ... Reference Scriptures in Sunday School Book)
Verses 3,5 ... Sacred Seasons; Historical Sacred Seasons; The Passover, Choice of the Paschal Lamb
Verse 6 ... Sacred Seasons; Historical Sacred Seasons; The Passover, To Be Killed on the 14th of the Month
Verse 7 ... Sacred Seasons; Historical Sacred Seasons; The Passover, The Blood on the Door Posts
Verses 8,9,10 ... Sacred Seasons; Historical Sacred Seasons; The Passover, Time & Place of Eating
Verse 11 ... Sacred Seasons; Historical Sacred Seasons; The Passover, Manner of Eating ... The Outward Man; Body Clothed; Portions of Dress, Shoes & Sandals
Verse 12 ... Idolatry & Superstition; Ruin of Idols; Divine Threats Against Heathen Gods
Verse 13 ... Sacred Seasons; Historical Sacred Seasons; The Passover, The Passover to be Perpetual (Continued forever)
Monday - November 4, 2013 - The Lamb of God - John 12:29-37
The testimony of John the Baptist. The divinity & incarnation of Jesus Christ.
Tuesday - November 5, 2013 - The Troubles Multiply - Exodus 5:19-23
The people have no straw. Israelites cry out upon Moses & Aaron. Moses complaineth to God.
Wednesday - November 6, 2013 - Broken Spirits & Closed Ears - Exodus 6:2-9
God reneweth HIS promise by HIS name JEHOVAH. The generations of Rueben, of Simeon, of the Levi. ... Exodus 6 (Moses & Aaron descended from Jacob through the line of Levi. Israel's stay in Egypt).
Thursday - November 7, 2013 - The Final Plague - Exodus 11
God's message to the Israelites to borrow jewels of their neighbors. The death of the firstborn of Egypt threatened, etc.
Friday - November 8, 2013 - The First Passover - Exodus 12:21-28
The beginning of the year changed. The Passover instituted. The rite of the Passover. Unleavened bread. The firstborn of Egypt come to an end. The Israelites are driven out of the land. Ordinance of the Passover. Exodus 12
Saturday - November 9, 2013 - The Lord Delivered Israel - Exodus 12:43-51
Delivered from Egypt; Journey To Sinai ... After Passover they ate Unleavened Bread to remember the hasty departure from Egypt.
Sunday - November 10, 2013 - The Promise to Passover - Exodus 12:1-14
God's protection & provision for HIS children. Bitter herbs reminder of trials - sufferings in Egypt. They are paid in jewels & clothes for the tears they were in slavery by the Egyptians, who wanted them to leave. Exodus 11-12:36
Scripture reference used/taken from: The International Teacher's Handy Bible Encyclopedia/Concordance KJV Precious Promise Bible, KJV Topical Edition Bible & Merriam Webster's Deluxe Dictionary 10th Collegiate Edition