Connect: Exodus 21
- What rules of slavery are mentioned in this passage? What is the cause of slavery?
- What does the phrase, “A life for a life, an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, a hand for a hand, a foot for a foot, a burn for a burn, a wound for a wound, a bruise for a bruise,” mean?
- Why was it necessary for the people to be given a set of laws as part of their covenant with God?
- What does God expect of us today?