The theocentric method of reading the Bible takes into account the principal condition to maintain the fear of God. God answers to this method–attitude with His grace: an indispensable help for a man for a deeper understanding of His word.
As a result of this reading it was found that the Exodus 1–18 consists of six main parts – pericopes. Then it was found that external pericopes 1,1–6,1 and 15,22–18,27 have the same basic literary structure.
It is the detailed discussion of these external pericopes to which the three following elements of this presentation are devoted. Below is shown a simple eventual schema which helps Dear Reader to quickly understand these successive stages of the analysis: