A KINGDOM OF PRIESTS AND A HOLY NATION
Key Verses: 19:5,6
- Read 19:1,2. When did the Israelites arrive at Mt. Sinai? (1,2)
- Read verses 3-8. What did God command Moses to say to the Israelites? (3-6) What do you learn from these verses? What was their response? (7,8)
- Read verses 9-15. What did God plan to do and why? (9) How should they prepare for meeting their God and what was God’s warning? (10-15)
- Read verses 16-25. Describe God’s descending on the top of the Mount Sinai. (16-19) Why did God call Moses to come up the mountain, then immediately send him back down again? (20-25)
- Read 20:1-7. By what right does God give the law to Israel? (1,2, 19:4) What are the first three commandments? (7-11) What do they mean?
- Read verses 8-17. What are the next seven commandments? (12-21) What do they mean?
- Read verses 18-21. Why did God speak to the Israelites in that way?