Nave's Topics


History of:

A Levite and son of Amram

Exo 2:1-4; Exo 6:20; Act 7:20; Heb 11:23

Hidden in an ark

Exo 2:3

Discovered and adopted by the daughter of Pharaoh

Exo 2:5-10

Learned in all the wisdom of Egypt

Act 7:22

His loyalty to his race

Heb 11:24-26

Takes the life of an Egyptian; flees from Egypt; finds refuge among the Midianites

Exo 2:11-22; Act 7:24-29

Joins himself to Jethro, priest of Midian; marries his daughter Zipporah; has one son, Gershom

Exo 2:15-22

Is herdman for Jethro in the desert of Horeb

Exo 3:1

Has the vision of the burning bush

Exo 3:2-6

God reveals to him His purpose to deliver the Israelites and bring them into the land of Canaan

Exo 3:7-10

Commissioned as leader of the Israelites

Exo 3:10-22; Exo 6:13

His rod miraculously turned into a serpent, and his hand made leprous, and each restored

Exo 4:1-9; Exo 4:28

With his wife and sons leaves Jethro to perform his mission

Exo 4:18-20

His controversy with his wife on account of circumcision

Exo 4:20-26

Meets Aaron in the wilderness

Exo 4:27-28

With Aaron assembles the leaders of Israel

Exo 4:29-31

With Aaron goes before Pharaoh, in the name of Jehovah demands the liberties of his people

Exo 5:1

Rejected by Pharaoh; hardships of the Israelites increased

Ex 5

People murmur against Moses and Aaron

General references

Exo 5:20-21; Exo 15:24; Exo 16:2-3; Exo 17:2-3; Num 14:2-4; Num 16:41; Num 20:2-5; Num 21:4-6; Deu 1:12; Deu 1:26-28

See Israel

Receives comfort and assurance from the Lord

Exo 6:1-8

Unbelief of the people

Exo 6:9

Renews his appeal to Pharaoh

Exo 6:11

Under divine direction brings plagues upon the land of Egypt

Ex 7-12

Secures the deliverance of the people and leads them out of Egypt

Ex 13

Crosses the Red Sea; Pharaoh and his army are destroyed

Ex 14

Composes a song for the children of Israel on their deliverance from Pharaoh

Ex 15

Joined by his family in the wilderness

Exo 18:1-12

Institutes a system of government

Exo 18:13-26; Num 11:16-30; Deu 1:9-18

Receives the law and ordains diverse statutes

See Law, Of Moses

Face of, transfigured

Exo 34:29-35; 2Co 3:13

Sets up the tabernacle

See Tabernacle

Reproves Aaron:

For making the golden calf

Exo 32:22-23

For irregularity in the offerings

Lev 10:16-20

Jealousy of Aaron and Miriam toward

Num 12

Rebellion of Korah, Dathan, and Abiram against

Num 16

Appoints Joshua as his successor

Num 27:22-23; Deu 31:7-8; Deu 31:14; Deu 31:23; Deu 34:9

Not permitted to enter Canaan, but views the land from Mount Pisgah

Num 27:12-14; Deu 1:37; Deu 3:23-29; Deu 32:48-52; Deu 34:1-8

Death and burial of

Num 31:2; Deu 32:50; Deu 34:1-6

Body of, disputed over

Jud 1:9

One hundred and twenty years old at death

Deu 31:2

Mourning for, thirty days in the plains of Moab

Deu 34:8

His virility

Deu 31:2; Deu 34:7

Present with Jesus on the mount of transfiguration

Mat 17:3-4; Mar 9:4; Luk 9:30

Type of Christ

Deu 18:15-18; Act 3:22; Act 7:37

Benedictions of:

Upon the people

Lev 9:23; Num 10:35-36; Deu 1:11

Last benediction upon the twelve tribes

Deut 33

Character of:

Murmurings of

Exo 5:22-23; Num 11:10-15

Impatience of

Exo 5:22-23; Exo 6:12; Exo 32:19; Num 11:10-15; Num 16:15; Num 20:10; Num 31:14

Respected and feared

Exo 33:8

Faith of

Num 10:29; Deu 9:1-3; Heb 11:23-28

Called the man of God

Deu 33:1

God spake to, as a man to his friend

Exo 33:11

Magnified of God

Exo 19:9; Num 14:12-20; Deut 9:13-29; Exo 32:30

Magnanimity of, toward Eldad and Medad

Num 11:29

Meekness of

Exo 14:13-14; Exo 15:24-25; Exo 16:2-3; Exo 16:7-8; Num 12:3; Num 16:4-11

Obedience of

Exo 7:6; Exo 40:16; Exo 40:19; Exo 40:21


Num 14:12-20; Deut 9:13-29; Exo 32:30

Intercessory prayers of

See Intercession, Of Man with Man, Instances of; Intercession, Solicited, Instances of; Intercession, Answered, Instances of

Miracles of

See Miracles, Catalogue of

Prophecies of

Exo 3:10; Exo 4:5; Exo 4:11-12; Exo 6:13; Exo 7:2; Exo 17:16; Exo 19:3-9; Exo 33:11; Num 11:17; Num 12:7-8; Num 36:13; Deu 1:3; Deu 5:31; Deu 18:15; Deu 18:18; Deu 34:10; Deu 34:12; Hos 12:13; Mar 7:9-10; Act 7:37-38

Taken from: Nave's Topics were originally produced by Orville J. Nave (1841-1917)