Moses’ explanation of God’s laws to the children of Israel are found in Exodus 20–23. For them to progress any further, they first needed to commit themselves to live those laws. Exodus 24 tells of the commitment the Israelites made that prepared them to receive the higher laws associated with the temple. Consequently, the Lord again called Moses up to Sinai for a fourth time to receive further information about ordinances that would allow the people to enter His presence.34189_000_069
Understanding the Scriptures
Studying the Scriptures
Do activity A as you study Exodus 24.
How Important Are Covenants?
According to Exodus 24:9–11, what happened to seventy elders in Israel because they made this covenant?