The origin of what Scripture calls “The Ten Commandments” is God. God given rules to live by, and to a large degree the entire Bible expounds upon them. Ultimately, it is Jesus Christ, His words and life that explains them for us.
A series of remarkable meetings await Moses, the servant of God, in these two chapter. The first with his father-in-law Jethro, where Moses gains invaluable advice. Next Moses meets with God, then the people, then more with God.