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Prophet Moses. Born a slave and raised by kings, he was chosen to lead. Millions admire his name. By faith Moses' parents hid him for three months after he was born, because they saw he was no ordinary child, and they were afraid of the king's law. Revered as a prophet but even more importantly as a teacher and a lawgiver, Moses was the leader of the Israelite people 3,300 years ago during their journey from slavery in Egypt to freedom as a nation in the land of Israel. For 40 years Moses led the...

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Moses the Leader

Moses was a leader of the Hebrews and probably the most important figure in Judaism. He led the Hebrew people out of Egypt and into the Promise Land. His story is told in the book of Exodus, and begins when he was first born during the time that the pharaoh of Egypt declared that all male Hebrew babies were to be drowned at birth. Moses’ mother Yocheved, hid Moses and placed him in a basket in the reeds of the Nile River, where he was then found by the pharaoh’s daughter, who kept Moses and raised...

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The Song of Moses

Jessica Mejeuro 10/12/2013 The Song of Moses The Song of Moses is a rather long poem found in chapter 32 of Deuteronomy. This poem is proposed to have been written by Moses as a witness for God against the Israelites. In the old age of Moses, just before his passing on Mount Nebo, Moses was instructed by God to write down and recite this poem to the Israelites before they entered the promise land. After Moses led the Israelites out of slavery in Egypt, they acted in a manner that was very...

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Abraham & Moses

would fulfill his part of the covenant, God would provide Abraham with the lands of Canaan. Abraham must have faith in God throughout his journey because the God he speaks to asks him to leave his lands and kinsfolk to go to a promised land that Moses has never seen nor heard much about. God promises Abraham many things which were unbelievable or impossible without divine intervention, so Abraham's faith is always being tested. Abraham knows that his legacy will never continue without an heir...

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Jesus Vs. Moses

 A Comparative Analysis of Jesus and Moses The lives and teachings of two of the most influence figures in Catholicism and Judaism, Moses and Jesus, have many similarities, yet important differences. Though both individuals were chosen by God to help spread the good word and lead their people to salvation, their teaching methods as well as some of their actions, were different. Both figures devoted their life to spreading the word of God and helping others live a life that will ultimately lead...

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Exodus: Moses and the Red Sea

Bible, 2004)1. Through the strength of Yahweh and being guided by Moses, the people of Israel crossed the Red Sea and were led to the Promised Land. Exodus was intended to exist as a continuation of a narrative that began in Genesis and was completed in Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. The first five books of the Bible are together known as the Pentateuch. Exodus also contains the Ten Commandments, which were handed down by God to Moses on Mount Sinai and the laws that were to rule the people (Catholic...

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Comparison of Moses and Odysseus

and then the character goes through a personal transformation into a legendary hero of their people. Therefore, both Odysseus of the Greeks and Moses of the Jewish can both be considered as heroes to their people. In both cases, the person does not decide to be a hero, but they are instead chosen by a greater force, such as a god, to become the one. Both Moses and Odysseus perform three similar tasks. These are for the person to fulfill a destiny handed down to them by a greater power, undertake a journey...

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Parallels Between Moses and Joshua

prophet in Israel like Moses, whom the LORD knew face to face (Deuteronomy 34:10). In the Old Testament, we witness the divinity and righteousness of the most faithful man to ever serve the Lord. Moses’ relationship with God was superior to that of any other prophet in the Bible. God reinforces this by claiming that out of all of His prophets, Moses was the most faithful and therefore, was given the most power (Numbers 12:6-7). Chosen to protect and lead the Israelites, Moses performed miracles and...

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Moses is a Major Type of Christ

Moses is a major type of Christ. Discuss why? In this essay the fact that Moses was a major type of Christ will be discussed. The following points will be look at, the infancy of Moses and Jesus their Royal Background. The rejection they had to face, the miracles they accomplished, the fact that they were both mighty intercessors and spoke as the oracles of God, they were mediators between God and his people. Moses was similar to Jesus in his meekness. Other points that will be looked at is...

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MOSES Prince of Egypt RELIGION

MOSES Prince of Egypt & Leader of the Hebrews By Mary Cheng 7P The story in the DVD is not told in absolute chronological order according to the Book of Exodus. What can we assume has happened in the first scenes? Has someone been hurt? Who is being hunted? Moses accidently pushes an Egyptian guard off the scaffolding of a building and sends him to his death. Although Ramses wants Moses to stay Moses feels bad for what he has done, so he runs away. We are introduced to the Pharaoh, Ramses, and...

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