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Last Week: The Passover – Representative of Jesus Christ Redemption of the First Born God directed Moses to take the people into the wilderness of the Red Sea They became trapped at Pihahiroth on the shores of the Red Sea God told them to sit down, shut up, pay attention, and watch their redemption (He tells us the same thing) Parting of the Red Sea - Israel crosses on dry land with water standing on either side (not 3 inches of water) Egyptians try to follow. God let them get into the middle of the sea, then removed their chariot wheels. Then, the red sea closed over them (more than 3 inches of water)
Another example of Idiomatic and Prophetic of the Red Sea Crossing: Egypt is used in the Old Testament as an idiom for ‘The World’, or by inference, Satan’s domain. Red Sea represented the boundary of Egypt (Satan’s authority). Israel is taken through the Red Sea in the same way we are taken through death, symbolized by Baptism. Israel carried with them the body of Joseph (Joseph was a type of Jesus Christ. Heb 2:14; Gal 2:20; Eph 2:5,6). The crossing of the Red Sea is thought to be a type of Baptism, passing through death unto life. They will travel 3 days (3 days is the interval between death and resurrection) after which what was bitter was made sweet. Red Sea = troubled waters always Gentile world in trouble: Ps 65:7; Isa 55; Dan 7:2; Rev 17:15. Israel is delivered through the waters. We see this same imagery in Daniel with the fiery furnace, the book of Revelation, and elsewhere. The fact that the Holy Spirit tends to use these idioms consistently is called the Principle of Expositional Constancy. Then saith he to Thomas, Reach hither thy finger, and behold my hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust it into my side: and be not faithless, but believing. And Thomas answered and said unto him, My Lord and my God. Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed. John 20:27-29
Exo 15:1 Then sang Moses and the children of Israel this song unto the LORD, and spake, saying, I will sing unto the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously: the horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea. Exo 15:2 The LORD is my strength and song, and he is become my salvation: he is my God, and I will prepare him an habitation; my father's God, and I will exalt him. Exo 15:3 The LORD is a man of war: the LORD is his name. Exo 15:4 Pharaoh's chariots and his host hath he cast into the sea: his chosen captains also are drowned in the Red sea. Exo 15:5 The depths have covered them: they sank into the bottom as a stone. Exo 15:6 Thy right hand, O LORD, is become glorious in power: thy right hand, O LORD, hath dashed in pieces the enemy. Exo 15:7 And in the greatness of thine excellency thou hast overthrown them that rose up against thee: thou sentest forth thy wrath, which consumed them as stubble. Exo 15:8 And with the blast of thy nostrils the waters were gathered together, the floods stood upright as an heap, and the depths were congealed in the heart of the sea.
Exo 15:9 The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; my lust shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them. Exo 15:10 Thou didst blow with thy wind, the sea covered them: they sank as lead in the mighty waters. Exo 15:11 Who is like unto thee, O LORD, among the gods? who is like thee, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders? Exo 15:12 Thou stretchedst out thy right hand, the earth swallowed them. Where is ‘Sheol’, or ‘Hades’? (translated “Hell” in the King James) Num 16:32 And the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed them up, and their houses, and all the men that appertained unto Korah, and all their goods. Num 16:33 They, and all that appertained to them, went down alive into the pit, and the earth closed upon them: and they perished from among the congregation. Mat 12:40 For as Jonas was three days and three nights in the whale's belly; so shall the Son of man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth.
Exo 15:13 Thou in thy mercy hast led forth the people which thou hast redeemed: thou hast guided them in thy strength unto thy holy habitation. Exo 15:14 The people shall hear, and be afraid: sorrow shall take hold on the inhabitants of Palestina. Exo 15:15 Then the dukes of Edom shall be amazed; the mighty men of Moab, trembling shall take hold upon them; all the inhabitants of Canaan shall melt away. Exo 15:16 Fear and dread shall fall upon them; by the greatness of thine arm they shall be as still as a stone; till thy people pass over, O LORD, till the people pass over, which thou hast purchased. Exo 15:17 Thou shalt bring them in, and plant them in the mountain of thine inheritance, in the place, O LORD, which thou hast made for thee to dwell in, in the Sanctuary, O Lord, which thy hands have established. Exo 15:18 The LORD shall reign for ever and ever.
Exo 15:19 For the horse of Pharaoh went in with his chariots and with his horsemen into the sea, and the LORD brought again the waters of the sea upon them; but the children of Israel went on dry land in the midst of the sea. Exo 15:20 And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances. Exo 15:21 And Miriam answered them, Sing ye to the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously; the horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea. Singing – Don’t take it for granted! Rev 5:9 And they sung a new song, saying, Thou art worthy to take the book, and to open the seals thereof: for thou wast slain, and hast redeemed us to God by thy blood out of every kindred, and tongue, and people, and nation; Rev 5:10 And hast made us unto our God kings and priests: and we shall reign on the earth. Angels do not sing. – (shout) Job 38:7, (praise, saying) Luke 2:13 (saying) Rev 5:11-12 Only the Redeemed sing! Rev 5:8 And when he had taken the book, the four beasts and four and twenty elders fell down before the Lamb, having every one of them harps, and golden vials full of odours, which are the prayers of saints.
Exo 15:22 So Moses brought Israel from the Red sea, and they went out into the wilderness of Shur; and they went three days in the wilderness, and found no water. Psa 63:1 O God, thou art my God; early will I seek thee: my soul thirsteth for thee, my flesh longeth for thee in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is; Who is our ilving water? Jesus Christ (John 7:37) Exo 15:23 And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah. Exo 15:24 And the people murmured against Moses, saying, What shall we drink? Exo 15:25 And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORD shewed him a tree, which when he had cast into the waters, the waters were made sweet: there he made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there he proved them, After 3 days, the bitterness is removed and made sweet by a tree. Tree’s are used idiomatically for healing (Psalm 1:3, Revelation 22:2, 1 Peter 2:24). 1Pe 2:24 Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.
Exo 15:25 And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORD shewed him a tree, which when he had cast into the waters, the waters were made sweet: there he made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there he proved them, Exo 15:26 And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee. Exo 15:27 And they came to Elim, where were twelve wells of water, and threescore and ten palm trees: and they encamped there by the waters Tree and statutes tied together. There were no statutes in Egypt, the statutes did not apply until they were delivered. Now, they apply. Grace is not lawlessness (Rom 5:21, Gal 2:4) Luk 9:1 Then he called his twelve disciples together, and gave them power and authority over all devils, and to cure diseases. Luk 9:2 And he sent them to preach the kingdom of God, and to heal the sick. Luk 10:1 After these things the Lord appointed other seventy also, and sent them two and two before his face into every city and place, whither he himself would come. Luke 9:1 – Luke 10:1
Exo 16:1 And they took their journey from Elim, and all the congregation of the children of Israel came unto the wilderness of Sin, which is between Elim and Sinai, on the fifteenth day of the second month after their departing out of the land of Egypt. Exo 16:2 And the whole congregation of the children of Israel murmured against Moses and Aaron in the wilderness: Exo 16:3 And the children of Israel said unto them, Would to God we had died by the hand of the LORD in the land of Egypt, when we sat by the flesh pots, and when we did eat bread to the full; for ye have brought us forth into this wilderness, to kill this whole assembly with hunger. Exo 16:4 Then said the LORD unto Moses, Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you; and the people shall go out and gather a certain rate every day, that I may prove them, whether they will walk in my law, or no. Exo 16:5 And it shall come to pass, that on the sixth day they shall prepare that which they bring in; and it shall be twice as much as they gather daily. Exo 16:6 And Moses and Aaron said unto all the children of Israel, At even, then ye shall know that the LORD hath brought you out from the land of Egypt: Exo 16:7 And in the morning, then ye shall see the glory of the LORD; for that he heareth your murmurings against the LORD: and what are we, that ye murmur against us?
Exo 16:8 And Moses said, This shall be, when the LORD shall give you in the evening flesh to eat, and in the morning bread to the full; for that the LORD heareth your murmurings which ye murmur against him: and what are we? your murmurings are not against us, but against the LORD. Exo 16:9 And Moses spake unto Aaron, Say unto all the congregation of the children of Israel, Come near before the LORD: for he hath heard your murmurings. Exo 16:10 And it came to pass, as Aaron spake unto the whole congregation of the children of Israel, that they looked toward the wilderness, and, behold, the glory of the LORD appeared in the cloud. Exo 16:11 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, Exo 16:12 I have heard the murmurings of the children of Israel: speak unto them, saying, At even ye shall eat flesh, and in the morning ye shall be filled with bread; and ye shall know that I am the LORD your God. Jos 1:8 This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success. Mat 6:11 Give us this day our daily bread. Act 17:11 These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.
Exo 16:13 And it came to pass, that at even the quails came up, and covered the camp: and in the morning the dew lay round about the host. Exo 16:14 And when the dew that lay was gone up, behold, upon the face of the wilderness there lay a small round thing, as small as the hoar frost on the ground. Exo 16:15 And when the children of Israel saw it, they said one to another, It is manna: for they wist not what it was. And Moses said unto them, This is the bread which the LORD hath given you to eat. Exo 16:16 This is the thing which the LORD hath commanded, Gather of it every man according to his eating, an omer for every man, according to the number of your persons; take ye every man for them which are in his tents. Exo 16:17 And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less. Exo 16:18 And when they did mete it with an omer, he that gathered much had nothing over, and he that gathered little had no lack; they gathered every man according to his eating. This manna was a supernatural gift from God. An omer is 6 pints, multiplied by about 2 million people is about 9 million pounds or 4500 tons a day or about 1 million tons annually (for 40 years)!
Exo 16:19 And Moses said, Let no man leave of it till the morning. Exo 16:20 Notwithstanding they hearkened not unto Moses; but some of them left of it until the morning, and it bred worms, and stank: and Moses was wroth with them. Exo 16:21 And they gathered it every morning, every man according to his eating: and when the sun waxed hot, it melted. Exo 16:22 And it came to pass, that on the sixth day they gathered twice as much bread, two omers for one man: and all the rulers of the congregation came and told Moses. Exo 16:23 And he said unto them, This is that which the LORD hath said, To morrow is the rest of the holy sabbath unto the LORD: bake that which ye will bake to day, and seethe that ye will seethe; and that which remaineth over lay up for you to be kept until the morning. Exo 16:24 And they laid it up till the morning, as Moses bade: and it did not stink, neither was there any worm therein.
Exo 16:25 And Moses said, Eat that to day; for to day is a sabbath unto the LORD: to day ye shall not find it in the field. Exo 16:26 Six days ye shall gather it; but on the seventh day, which is the sabbath, in it there shall be none. Exo 16:27 And it came to pass, that there went out some of the people on the seventh day for to gather, and they found none. Exo 16:28 And the LORD said unto Moses, How long refuse ye to keep my commandments and my laws? Exo 16:29 See, for that the LORD hath given you the sabbath, therefore he giveth you on the sixth day the bread of two days; abide ye every man in his place, let no man go out of his place on the seventh day. Exo 16:30 So the people rested on the seventh day.
Exo 16:31 And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey. Exo 16:32 And Moses said, This is the thing which the LORD commandeth, Fill an omer of it to be kept for your generations; that they may see the bread wherewith I have fed you in the wilderness, when I brought you forth from the land of Egypt. Exo 16:33 And Moses said unto Aaron, Take a pot, and put an omer full of manna therein, and lay it up before the LORD, to be kept for your generations. Exo 16:34 As the LORD commanded Moses, so Aaron laid it up before the Testimony, to be kept. Exo 16:35 And the children of Israel did eat manna forty years, until they came to a land inhabited; they did eat manna, until they came unto the borders of the land of Canaan. Exo 16:36 Now an omer is the tenth part of an ephah.
1) Supernatural gift: not product of the earth. 1 omer = 6 pints x 2 million people = 9 million lbs/day or 4500 tons/day or 1 million tons annually for 40 years! 2) Came to where the people were...accessible. In fact as the people went out in the morning, they either had to gather it or trample it under foot. 3) Small in size. Num 11:6-9. No angles, no rough edges, complete, whole. 4) White = righteousness. Ps 119:40; Prov 30:5; Ps 12:6; Rev 22:1. God’s Word is pure. 5) To be Eaten by each, not just admired. Ps 1; meditate day and night; a meal, not learning nor description, but to be eaten. Gather one’s own only, can’t get for another. 6) Gathered Daily (not once a week on Sunday). 7) In the morning. 8) By labor! Diligence. 9) By stooping (on knees?) 10) Some more, some less (v. 17). 11) Must be used, not stored (v. 19). 12) Incomprehensible to natural man (v. 15) (1 Cor 2:14). 13) Mixed multitude despised it, Nu 11:4-6. Analogous to the Tares and the Wheat in Matt ) Preserved in Golden Pot; Heb 9:4. We are to put God’s Word on a high plane, preserve it. 14 Points about Manna when looking at God’s Word:
20 Points about Manna when looking at Jesus Christ: (John 1:1) 1) Occasion: Murmurings – Natural man glorified not God. Rom 1: ) Place given: Wilderness of Sin (homeless: manger thru borrowed grave.) 3) Glory: first mention of Glory of Lord (v. 7 and John 1:14; 2 Cor 4:6). 4) From Heaven; Eph 4:10; 1 Cor 15:48. 5) Free Gift (v. 15). 6) To Israel (v. 4); sheep not goats (John 10:11; Matt 1:21). Elect only. Manna only on Israel, it did not fall in Egypt. 7) To where they were (v. 13,14) = gathered or trodden under foot. 8) Each individual (v. 16), no proxys here. 9) Daily need. (‘Give us this day...’) 10) By appetite. 11) Despised by others. Isa ) Upon dew, not dust! Nu 11:9. Dew suggestive of water which is Levitically suggestive of the Holy Spirit. The natural man is of the dust. 13) White. 2 Cor 5:21; Heb 4:15; 1 Pet 2:22; Heb 7:26; 1 Pet 1:19. 14) Sweet to taste; S of S 2:3; Ps 104:34. 15) Ground and baked: Nu 11:8. 16) Preserved on Sabbath; Ps 16:10. 17) Laid up before the Lord; Heb 9:24. 18) Angel’s food; Ps 78:25. 19) Given in the night. 20) Now hidden; Rev 2:17. vs Bread in Tabernacle.
Exo 17:1 And all the congregation of the children of Israel journeyed from the wilderness of Sin, after their journeys, according to the commandment of the LORD, and pitched in Rephidim: and there was no water for the people to drink. Exo 17:2 Wherefore the people did chide with Moses, and said, Give us water that we may drink. And Moses said unto them, Why chide ye with me? wherefore do ye tempt the LORD? Exo 17:3 And the people thirsted there for water; and the people murmured against Moses, and said, Wherefore is this that thou hast brought us up out of Egypt, to kill us and our children and our cattle with thirst? Exo 17:4 And Moses cried unto the LORD, saying, What shall I do unto this people? they be almost ready to stone me. Exo 17:5 And the LORD said unto Moses, Go on before the people, and take with thee of the elders of Israel; and thy rod, wherewith thou smotest the river, take in thine hand, and go. Exo 17:6 Behold, I will stand before thee there upon the rock in Horeb; and thou shalt smite the rock, and there shall come water out of it, that the people may drink. And Moses did so in the sight of the elders of Israel. Exo 17:7 And he called the name of the place Massah, and Meribah, because of the chiding of the children of Israel, and because they tempted the LORD, saying, Is the LORD among us, or not?
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