Song # 1196 from our gospel in song collection by col johnston a song that moses recited from beginning to end in the hearing of the whole assembly of israel (deuteronomy 31:30) when moses. The imagery of god being the rock of our salvation is an anti-type found throughout the bible and had its origin with the exodus when god brought water out of the rock through moses twice during the exodus (sinai and kadesh), israel complained to god and twice moses brought water out of rock miraculously with his staff. Moses implored the people to take shelter in the rock he reminded them that god is their refuge, the one who shields, cares for, and guards them as the apple of his eye ( deuteronomy 32:10 ) and as moses described their refuge, we see christ.
“my salvation and my honor depend on god he is my mighty rock, my refuge trust in him at all times, you people pour out your hearts to him, for god is our refuge” (psalm 62:7–8) an easy way to make god our refuge is to simply ask him to be. Lesson: moses and the people of israel print pdf written by felicia mollohan - published january 5, 2011 leave a comment this is the 4th lesson of a 5-part series based on the life of moses. Behold, i will stand before you there on the rock at horeb and you shall strike the rock, and water will come out of it, that the people may drink' and moses did so in the sight of the elders of israel (vv 5-6. Moses speaks to him and god calls moses up the mountain to warn people again not to touch mountain or they’ll die 19:25 – moses down the mountain to warn people again – and god speaks 10 commandments in people’s hearing.
Aaron and all the people of israel saw moses, and behold, the skin of his face shone, and they were afraid to come near him (ex 34:29–30) (ex 34:29–30) an appearance of god may include brightness. Moses brought about the ten plagues upon the land of egypt, parted the red sea, and struck a rock so the people of israel could drink water moses performed these things so that the israelites would know that moses was appointed by god to bring them out of egypt. (5) moses’ petition was two-fold: first, that god would make known his ways to moses, and second, that god would view israel as his people the first request was more personal, the second, more public or collective in nature.
The god of israel spoke, the rock of israel said to me: 'when one rules over people in righteousness, when he rules in the fear of god, my god is my rock, in whom i take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation my stronghold, my refuge, and my savior, you save me from violence and god said moreover unto moses, thus shalt thou. Num 16:41 but on the morrow all the congregation of the children of israel murmured against moses and against aaron, saying, ye have killed the people of the lord. Psalm 62:5-8 my soul, wait silently for god alone, for my expectation is from him he only is my rock and my salvation he is my defense i shall not be moved in god is my salvation and my glory the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in god trust in him at. Since god had promised to bless israel, moses reminds them that their complaint is against god, exodus 17:2 the rock of my and my refuge, is in god 8 trust in him at all times ye people, pour out your heart water from a rock a victory over amalek 3 of 6 we come again unto you: and, behold, aaron and. But the lord will be a refuge for his people, a stronghold for the people of israel then you will know that i, the lord your god, dwell in zion, my holy hill then you will know that i, the lord your god, dwell in zion, my holy hill.
Moses rebuked the children of israel, calling them rebels, and lost perspective as to his real place in the hierarchy of god and instead of speaking to the rock, he lifted his rod and struck the rock. Jehovah's message (through moses) for israel at the red sea was and moses said unto the people, fear ye not, stand still, and see the salvation of the lord, which he will shew to you to day: for the egyptians whom ye have seen to day, ye shall see them again no more for ever. There, on mount horeb, god appeared to moses as a burning bush revealed to moses his name yhwh (probably pronounced yahweh) and commanded him to return to egypt and bring his chosen people (israel) out of bondage and into the promised land.
In exodus 17, god told moses to strike the rock, moses obeyed god’s command, so water came out of the rock and the people’s thirst was satisfied in this second incident, god commanded moses to speak, not strike , the rock. 100 bible verses about protecting israel my god, my rock, in whom i take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold and my refuge, my savior you save me from violence so moses spoke to the people, saying, “arm men from among you for the war,. Jesus is the god of abraham, isaac & jacob no man hath seen god at any time my god is my rock, in whom i take refuge he is my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold the god of abraham entered into a covenant and married the nation of israel, a congregation of people pledged to be faithful to god jesus is betrothed to.
The same staff that moses uses to strike the nile at god’s command and bring about a sign of death for pharaoh’s people will be the one moses must use now to strike the rock at horeb--and bring about a. God & israel god is a multi-faceted, infinite being (see c-6 ) in fact, the bible is the only holy book that includes descriptions of god in extra-dimensional terms (that is, other than in the four dimensions of length, width, height, and time with which we are familiar and through which we move. Moses was told to speak to the desert rock and bring water to israel instead, he struck the rock twice and took credit for bringing the water from the rock he was a leader who did not obey god publicly in front of the people.