Bondage, Passover, and Exodus
The Exodus and Passover left an indelible imprint on Jewish memory, and Jesus’ institution of the Last Supper during a Passover meal carried the symbolism into Christianity. Sheldon Greaves hosts his episode which addresses from both scriptural and personal perspectives the following themes:
One Time Donation:
Class Member Reading: Exodus 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 14; Matthew 26:19, 26-28; D&C 20:75-79
Additional Reading: Exodus 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 15
Other Reading: None
Sarah and Christian join the discussion.
You can access the Lesson Notes here.
You can access the Annotated Reading here.
Lesson Part 1
0:00 Mormonism and The Exodus
5:30 The Exodus Narrative
14:03 Lasting Traditions from of the Exodus
17:30 Modern Spiritual Applications of the Exodus
Discussion Part 1
22:17 Thinking about the Passover
36:14 Other Events from The Exodus
38:49 Things Too Big to Handle on Our Own
43:00 Family/Church Applications of The Exodus
47:42 Final Thoughts/Questions
Exodus and Passover, Discovering the Old Testament
Howard W. Hunter, Christ, Our Passover
Jeffrey R. Holland, This Do in Remembrance of Me
What Really Happened During the Exodus? Carol Meyers for NOVA
Exodus 14 divided into sources
Memory and Forgetting, RadioLab
Thanks to Sheldon for hosting this episode, James Estrada for audio postproduction, and as always to Steven Nelson for the beautiful bumper music.