Law and the Prophets 1


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Moses’ basket in the bulrushes
Exodus 2:3, 5, 10
…When she could hide him no longer, she got a papyrus basket for him…she put the child in it and placed it among the reeds on the bank of the river…the daughter of Pharaoh came down to bathe at the river…she saw the basket among the reeds and sent her maid to fetch it…she brought him to Pharaoh’s daughter, and she took him as her son. She named him Moses “because,” she said, “I drew him out of the water.”

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Burning bush
Exodus 3:1,2
Now Moses…came to Horeb, the mountain of God. And the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a flame of fire out of the midst of a bush; and he looked, and lo, the bush was burning, yet it was not consumed.

Tables of stone
Exodus 3-4:1, 28b
The Lord said to Moses, “Cut two tables of stone like the first…” And he wrote upon the tables the words of the covenant, the ten commandments.

Hands of God and hands of man
Exodus 19:3
And Moses went up to God, and the Lord called to him from the mountain, saying, “Thus you shall say to the house of Jacob, and tell the people of Israel.”

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Golden calf
Exodus 32:3, 4
So all the people took off the rings of gold which were in their ears, and brought them to Aaron. And he made a molten calf…
Leviticus 19:4
“Do not turn to idols or make cast images for yourselves; I am the Lord your God.”

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