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Exodus 13-16: Red Sea and white fluffy food

Having fled slavery in Egypt, the Israelites receive various new orders from God, generally via Moses. Many of those in chapter 13 seem to confirm the patriarchal nature of this religious regime, demanding initially that the firstborn – “whatsoever openeth … Continue reading

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Exodus 16-17: Mind your mannas!

Exodus 16 The ungrateful and now free wretches are still whining.   Verse 3 “And the children of Israel said unto them, Would to God we had died by the hand of the LORD in the land of Egypt when … Continue reading

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