E X O D U S
What should have been said and done upon Moses'
coming down the first time from the mount, if the golden calf had
not broken the measures and put all into disorder, now at last,
when with great difficulty reconciliation was made, begins to be
said and done; and that great affair of the setting up of God's
worship is put into its former channel again, and goes on now
without interruption. I. Moses gives Israel those instructions,
received from God, which required immediate observance. 1.
Concerning the sabbath, ver.
1-3. 2. Concerning the contribution that was to be made
for the erecting of the tabernacle, ver. 4-9. 3. Concerning the framing of the
tabernacle and the utensils of it, ver. 10-19. II. The people bring in their
20-29. III. The head-workmen are nominated, ver. 30, &c.