Definition of Book of Exodus
1. Noun. The second book of the Old Testament: tells of the departure of the Israelites out of slavery in Egypt led by Moses; God gave them the Ten Commandments and the rest of Mosaic law on Mount Sinai during the Exodus.
Generic synonyms: Book
Group relationships: Old Testament, Laws, Pentateuch, Torah
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Literary usage of Book of Exodus
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1. Bibliotheca Sacra by Dallas Theological Seminary (1890)
"The Book of Exodus " is one of the best of the series. The treatment of the text is thorough, the discussions by the way are full of suggestions, ..."
2. Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament by Carl Friedrich Keil, Franz Delitzsch (1866)
"THE SECOND BOOK OF MOSES. (EXODUS.) INTRODUCTION. CONTENTS AND ARRANGEMENT OF THE Book of Exodus. JHE second book of Moses is called ..."
3. The New Englander by William Lathrop Kingsley (1868)
"... of interpretation which apply to all human writings; not to rules * A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Book of Exodus, with a MM Translation. ..."
4. New Englander and Yale Review by Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight (1868)
"MURPHY'S COMMENTARY ON TOE Book of Exodus.*—This volume, as was to be expected, is very similar in character to the Commentary on Genesis by the same author ..."
5. The People's Bible: Discourses Upon Holy Scripture by Joseph Parker (1886)
"It has been pointed out by one of those writers that the Book of Exodus consists of two distinct ..."