Polish language series: Wj 21, te są prawa

The twenty-first chapter of the book of Exodus concerns the laws. From the subject headings of the chapter: prawo karne (penal law); prawo rzeczowe (property law). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Wj 21 To read the Polish text of the Bible associated with the notes below or listen to its … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 21, te są prawa

Polish language series: Wj 20, Dekalog

In the twentieth chapter of the book of Exodus, you read about the Ten Commandments, also known as the Decalogue. From the subject lines: Dekalog (Decalogue), księga przymierza (book of the covenant), prawo o ołtarzu (law of the altar; literally, law about the altar, law regarding the altar). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 20, Dekalog

Polish language series: Wj 19, objawienie się Boga Izraelowi

In the nineteenth chapter of the book of Exodus, God reveals himself to Israel. From the subject lines: zawarcie przymierza na Synaju, pierwsze prawa (establishment of the covenant at Sinai, first laws; the neuter zawarcie is formed from the perfective zawrzeć, meaning to conclude, to establish) and objawienie się Boga Izraelowi (manifestation of God to Israel; objawienie się is formed from the perfective objawić się, … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 19, objawienie się Boga Izraelowi

Polish language series: Wj 18, spotkanie Mojżesza z Jetrą

In the eighteenth chapter of the book of Exodus, Moses meets with his father-in-law: spotkanie Mojżesza z Jetrą (meeting of Moses with Jethro). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Wj 18 To read the Polish text of the Bible associated with the notes below or listen to its audio, visit Biblia Tysiąclecia … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 18, spotkanie Mojżesza z Jetrą

Polish language series: Wj 17, wyprowadzenie wody

In the seventeenth chapter of the book of Exodus, the Israelites thirst for water in the desert; Moses brings forth for them to drink by the stroke of his rod. From the subject lines: wyprowadzenie wody ze skały (the bringing forth of the water from the rock); zwycięstwo nad Amalekitami (victory over the Amalekites). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 17, wyprowadzenie wody

Polish language series: Wj 16, przepiórki i manna

The feminine noun przepiórka is the Polish for quail. In the sixteenth chapter of the book of Exodus, you will read about: przepiórki i manna (quails and manna). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Wj 16 To read the Polish text of the Bible associated with the notes below or listen … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 16, przepiórki i manna

Polish language series: Wj 15, pieśń dziękczynna

In chapter 15 of the book of Exodus, Moses and the Israelites exalt the Lord. From the subject lines: pieśń dziękczynna (song of thanks, song of thanksgiving; the adjective dziękczynny means thankful), droga z Egiptu pod Synaj (way out of Egypt at Sinai), pierwsze postoje na pustyni (first stops in the desert). The masculine postój means stop, stopping-place and refers to the places visited by … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 15, pieśń dziękczynna

Polish language series: Wj 14, przejście przez morze

In the fourteenth chapter of the book of Exodus, you will continue to read the Polish text as it relates to the Israelites’ departure from Egypt. It is in this chapter that, commanded by God, Moses divides the sea (przejście przez morze: passage through the sea) in order to let the Israelites pass. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 14, przejście przez morze

Polish language series: Wj 13, słup obłoku i słup ognia

In the thirteenth chapter of the book of Exodus, the Lord tells Moses to consecrate every firstborn unto him, both man and beast. It is also in this chapter that the departure of the Israelites begins; the Lord goes before them by day as a pillar of cloud: jako słup obłoku; and, by night, as a pillar of fire: jako słup ognia. In the subject … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 13, słup obłoku i słup ognia

Polish language series: Wj 12, plagi egipskie

In the twelfth chapter of the book of Exodus, not only do you continue to read about the tenth plague of Egypt — śmierć pierworodnych (death of firstborns) — you also meet other subject matter: Pascha (passover) and Święto Przaśników (feast of matzot; feast of unleavened bread). It is in this chapter that the departure of the Israelites from Egypt begins: wyjście z Egiptu (departure from Egypt). … Continue reading Polish language series: Wj 12, plagi egipskie