Exodus 19:1-7 NLT

1 Exactly two months after the Israelites left Egypt,a they arrived in the wilderness of Sinai.

References for Exodus 19:1

    • Ĺ 19:1 - Hebrew In the third month after the Israelites left Egypt, on the very day, i.e., two lunar months to the day after leaving Egypt. Compare Num 33:3 .
      2 After breaking camp at Rephidim, they came to the wilderness of Sinai and set up camp there at the base of Mount Sinai.
      3 Then Moses climbed the mountain to appear before God. The called to him from the mountain and said, “Give these instructions to the family of Jacob; announce it to the descendants of Israel:
      4 ‘You have seen what I did to the Egyptians. You know how I carried you on eagles’ wings and brought you to myself.
      5 Now if you will obey me and keep my covenant, you will be my own special treasure from among all the peoples on earth; for all the earth belongs to me.
      6 And you will be my kingdom of priests, my holy nation.’ This is the message you must give to the people of Israel.”
      7 So Moses returned from the mountain and called together the elders of the people and told them everything the had commanded him.