What are two major themes of the Book of Exodus?

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In addition to the themes other educators have provided, these are two others which emerge in the Old Testament book of Exodus.

God can be depended on

When Moses was born, Pharoah had issued a decree that all male babies should be killed. His mother, in faith, placed her new baby in a basket and placed the basket by the river bank. God sent Pharoah's own daughter to discover the infant, and she took him home, sparing his life. Moses's sister witnessed the rescue and offered to find a Hebrew woman to nurse the child. God provided a way for Moses's biological mother to spend time with her baby and spared his life; he grew to be a great leader for his people.

Later, when Moses led the Israelites through the desert, they complained that they would have rather died at the hands of Pharoah than suffered the hunger they were experiencing in the desert. God promised Moses that he would send bread raining down from Heaven to feed them, and he was faithful to his promise. God's only requirement was...

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