Wednesday Bible Study 032311


…The LORD is a Jealous God – Exodus 34:1-35

A few years ago there was a well known television personality, talk show hostess, Baptist pastors daughter who proclaimed “God is not a jealous God”.  These words are of course contrary to what God says in His Word.  It is His direct word to Moses as he is writing down what God says; “…For the LORD, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God…”

1.  When you think of jealous, or jealousy what comes to your mind?

2.  God told _______________ to hew out two ______________  _______________ like the first and He would write upon them.  (vv. 1-3)

3.  When Moses had obeyed the LORD in hewing out the stone tables we are told that…  (vv. 4-9)

A.  God was angry with Moses.    B.  God praised Moses.
C.  GOD descended in the cloud.    D.  Neither A, B, or C.

4.  “The LORD God, ___________________ and ______________________, longsuffering, and ___________________ in goodness and ___________________…” (v. 6)

5.  God delights in striking His people in vengeance.  True   False  (vv. 10-17)

6.  Could it be that the reason for the law is to check our love and devotion to GOD?  (vv. 18-28)

7.  According to the New Testament the _______________ was put over Moses’ face to conceal the _____________ ________________. (vv. 29-35;  2 Corinthians 3:13)

-Tim A. Blankenship

Answers –

1. discussion;  2. Moses, stone tables;  3. C;  4. merciful, gracious, abundant, truth;  5. False;  6. discussion;  7. veil, fading glory

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