Beshalach Beshalach “When he let go” The 16thTorah Portion Reading 4th reading in the Book of Exodus Exodus 13:17 – 17:16 Judges 4:4 – 5:31 Matthew 5:1-48
Beshalach The Shadows of the Messiah Titles of Messiah • Prince (Nasi) ...: Ezekiel 44:3-48:22 • • Archegos of Life - Acts 3:1 • • Archegos and Savior-Acts 5:31 • • Archegos of Salvation - Hebrews 2: 10 • • Archegos and rerfecter of Faith - Hebrews 12:2 • • Bread from Heaven - John 6:32 • • Bread of Life - John 6:36 • • Manna - John 6:32-51 • • The Spiritual Rock - 1 Corinthians 10:4 • • Root of Jesse -Isaiah 11:10 • • Signal (nes) for the Peoples-Isaiah 11:10
The Bones of Joseph Exodus 13:19 Moses took the bones of Joseph with him, for he had made the sons of Israel solemnly swear, saying, "God will surely take care of you, and you shall carry my bones from here with you.”
The Meal of Messiah According to tradition, the people of Israel escaped through the Red Sea on the seventh day of Passover. Like the first day, the seventh day of Passover is a high Sabbath (Yom Tov). The first day of the festival commemorates the anniversary of the last plague, the Passover deliverance, and the exodus from Egypt. The seventh day commemorates the anniversary of the final victory over Pharaoh and his armies at the Red Sea. The Torah reading for the last day of Passover includes Exodus 14-15.
The Salvation of the LORD Exodus 14:13 But Moses said to the people, "Do not fear! Stand by and see the salvation of the LORD which He will accomplish for you today; for the Egyptians whom you have seen today, you will never see them again forever."
Stretch out Your Staff Exodus 14:16 As for you, lift up your staff and stretch out your hand over the sea and divide it, and the sons of Israel shall go through the midst of the sea on dry land.
Nahshon’s Leap Exodus 14:21 Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD swept the sea back by a strong east wind all night and turned the sea into dry land, so the waters were divided.
The Master and the Sea Exodus 14:22 The sons of Israel went through the midst of the sea on the dry land, and the waters were like a wall to them on their right hand and on their left.
Believe also in Me Exodus 14:31 When Israel saw the great power which the LORD had used against the Egyptians, the people feared the LORD, and they believed in the LORD and in His servant Moses.
The Song Exodus 15:1 Then Moses and the sons of Israel sang this song to the LORD, and said, "I will sing to the LORD, for He is highly exalted; The horse and its rider He has hurled into the sea.
Miriam’s Tambourine Exodus 15:20 Miriam the prophetess, Aaron's sister, took the timbrel in her hand, and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dancing.
Bread from Heaven Exodus 16:4 Then the LORD said to Moses, "Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you."
Daily Bread Exodus 16:21 They gathered it morning by morning, every man as much as he should eat; but when the sun grew hot, it would melt.
Three Offices of Messiah Exodus 16:33 Moses said to Aaron, "Take a jar and put an omerful of manna in it, and place it before the LORD to be kept throughout your generations."
The Hidden Manna Exodus 16:34 As the LORD commanded Moses, so Aaron placed it before the Testimony, to be kept.
Water from the Rock Exodus 17:6 "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.
The Second Rock Numbers 20:8-10 8 Take the rod, and gather thou the assembly together, thou, and Aaron thy brother, and speak ye unto the rock before their eyes; and it shall give forth his water, and thou shalt bring forth to them water out of the rock: so thou shalt give the congregation and their beasts drink. 9 And Moses took the rod from before the LORD, as he commanded him. 10 And Moses and Aaron gathered the congregation together before the rock, and he said unto them, Hear now, ye rebels; must we fetch you water out of this rock?
The Second Rock Numbers 20:11-13 11 And Moses lifted up his hand, and with his rod he smote the rock twice: and the water came out abundantly, and the congregation drank, and their beasts also. 12 And the LORD spake unto Moses and Aaron, Because ye believed me not, to sanctify me in the eyes of the children of Israel, therefore ye shall not bring this congregation into the land which I have given them. 13 This is the water of Meribah; because the children of Israel strove with the LORD, and he was sanctified in them.
Amalek and the Hands of Moses Exodus 17:12 But Moses' hands were heavy; and they took a stone, and put it under him, and he sat thereon; and Aaron and Hur stayed up his hands, the one on the one side, and the other on the other side; and his hands were steady until the going down of the sun.
The Signature The Story of the Exodus from Egypt foreshadows many aspects of the Messiah. A life dedicated to Yeshua is a life under bondage. A life of serving, with many hardships. The promise of a better life full of joy awaits those who make the right choices.