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Book Description

The Book of Exodus with Introduction and Notes. Westminster Commentaries, 3rd edn.
Publication Year:
Methuen & Co.
Exodus, Commentary, Old Testament
Copyright Holder:
Public domain
Alan Hugh McNeile [1871-1933], The Book of Exodus with Introduction and Notes. Westminster Commentaries, 3rd edn.

Table of Contents

  • Prefatory Note by the General Editor
  • Preface
  • Addenda
  • Principal Abbreviations Employed
  • Books Useful for Study
  • Introduction
    1. The Component parts of the Book of Exodus
    2. Analysis
    3. The Laws in Exodus
    4. The Priesthood
    5. The Tabernacle (with Illustrations)
    6. The Geography of Exodus (with Map)
    7. The Historical Value of the Book of Exodus
    8. The Religious Value of the Book of Exodus;
      List of Scriptural Passages
  • Text and Commentary
  • Additional and Longer Notes
    • Sketch of contemporary Egyptian history
    • On the name Yahweh
    • On Circumcision
    • On the Names Eloah, Elohim, El, Shaddai
    • The Plagues
    • The Passover
    • The Song of Praise
    • The Sabbath
    • On Altars
    • The three Annual Festivals
    • The Word 'Covenant' and the Sinai-Horeb covenant
    • The composition of the chapters on the Tabernacle and its Ministry
    • The Ark
    • The Ephod, and the Urim and Thummim
    • The Tent of Meeting
    • On the Septuagint recension of chapters xxxv.—xi.
  • Index