moses

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(Old Testament) elder brother of Moses and first high priest of the Israelites; created the golden calf Aaron
second book of the Old Testament: tells of the departure of the Israelites out of slavery in Egypt led by Moses; God gave them the Ten Commandments and the rest of Mosaic law on Mount Sinai during the Exodus Book of Exodus , Exodus
book in the Old Testament describing how Joshua led the Israelites into Canaan (the Promised Land) after the death of Moses Book of Joshua , Joshua , Josue
fourth book of the Old Testament; contains a record of the number of Israelites who followed Moses out of Egypt Book of Numbers , Numbers
(Old Testament) the bush that burned without being consumed and from which God spoke to Moses burning bush
biblical commandments of Moses Decalogue , Ten Commandments
(Judaism) Jewish holy day celebrated on the sixth of Sivan to celebrate Moses receiving the Ten Commandments Feast of Weeks , Pentecost , Shabuoth , Shavous , Shavuot , Shavuoth
(Old Testament) an idol made by Aaron for the Israelites to worship; destroyed by Moses; it is now used to refer to anything worshipped undeservedly golden calf
(Old Testament) Moses' successor who led the Israelites into the Promised Land; best remembered for his destruction of Jericho Joshua
laws (beginning with the Ten Commandments) that God gave to the Israelites through Moses; it includes many rules of religious observance given in the first five books of the Old Testament (in Judaism these books are called the Torah) Law of Moses , Mosaic law
(Old Testament) the Hebrew prophet who led the Israelites from Egypt across the Red sea on a journey known as the Exodus; Moses received the Ten Commandments from God on Mount Sinai Moses
mountain peak in the southern Sinai Peninsula (7,500 feet high); it is believed to be the peak on which Moses received the Ten Commandments Mount Sinai , Sinai
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