Exodus 2 Commentary

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Exodus 2:1-10

This passage describes the hiding of a Levite baby in the reeds on the Nile River and how Pharaoh’s daughter went to bathe in the Nile and saw the basket with the baby Moses inside.

Exodus 2:11-15

Moses’ sudden departure from Egypt.

Exodus 2:16-22

Moses settles at a place called Midian and is welcomed by a family there.

Exodus 2:23-25

These verses not only serve as the introduction to a large section of the book of Exodus that describes the actual deliverance of the Israelites from Egypt (2:23-12:28).