The biblical Moses, portrayed here as a shepherd in a print by contemporary Israeli artist Mordechai Beck, protectively clasps a sheep in his arms. Read "Who Was Moses? Was He More than an Exodus Hero?" at Bible History Daily.
“WHAT WE LEARN FROM MOSES” -- Four articles consider the following topics: ‘Who Was Moses?’ ‘MOSES—A MAN OF FAITH,’ ‘MOSES—A MAN OF HUMILITY,’ ‘MOSES—A MAN OF LOVE.’ You can read and/or listen to this information online. You can also download your free copy to read in PDF or EPUB, or to listen in MP3 or AAC.
The Sarajevo Haggadah is anilluminated manuscript that contains the illustrated traditional text of thePassover Haggadah which accompanies the Passover Seder. It is one of the oldest Sephardic Haggadahs in the world, originating in Barcelona around
Harriet Tubman marries John Tubman. In 1844 at the age of 25, she married John Tubman, a free African American who did not share her dream.Since she was a slave, she knew there could be a chance that she could be sold and her marriage would be split apart. Harriet dreamed of traveling north. There, she would be free and would not have to worry about having her marriage split up by the slave trade. She said she would go by herself. He told her that if she ran off, he would tell her master.
When Moses spoke to God through the burning bush, he was so worried about what the Israelites and the Pharoah would say when he told them HE spoke to God. And God told him, "I WILL be with you." Who Moses was had no bearing on the outcome, but who God is made all the difference. When searching scripture, I'm so guilty of seeking to see what it says about me, often forgetting that it doesn't matter who I am or what I do, but who God is and what he has already done. Thank you @jenwilkin for…
I love reading about the call on Moses' life. Exodus 3:11 is his immediate response to God's order to lead the Israelites out of Egypt. Moses says "Who am I to appear before Pharaoh? Who am I to lead the people of Israel out of Egypt?" Moses was giving an expression here of inadequacy for such a serious mission. He was just a mere shepherd in Midian what could he do? But God's calling on our life has nothing to do with us.