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Moses is a prophet in the Abrahamic religions. According to the Hebrew Bible, he was adopted by an Egyptian princess, and later in life became the leader of the Israelites and lawgiver, to whom the authorship of the Torah, or acquisition of the Torah from Heaven is traditionally attributed. Also called Moshe Rabbenu in ...

www.myjewishlearning.com/article/moses-in-the-bible-beyond

Born in Egypt at a time when the Pharaoh has ordered all newborn Israelite boys to be murdered, Moses is hidden by his mother and then, when that becomes infeasible, sent in a basket down the Nile River. Pharaoh's daughter finds him and raises him, and he lives happily as an Egyptian until he kills an overseer who he ...

www.lds.org/manual/old-testament-stories/chapter-16-the-prophet-moses?lang=eng

The king of Egypt heard that Moses had killed the Egyptian. He said he would have Moses killed. Moses was afraid. He left Egypt and went to another land. He stayed there for many years. Exodus 2:15–23. Moses and burning bush. One day Moses went up on a mountain. He saw a bush that was on fire. The bush did not  ...

www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/moses

Along with God, it is the figure of Moses (Moshe) who dominates the Torah. Acting at God's behest, it is he who leads the Jews out of slavery, unleashes the Ten Plagues against Egypt, guides the freed slaves for forty years in the wilderness, carries down the law from Mount Sinai, and prepares the Jews to enter the land of ...

www.ancient.eu/Moses

Sep 28, 2016 ... Moses (c. 1400 BCE) is considered one of the most important religious leaders in world history. He is claimed by the religions of Judaism, Christianity, Islam and Bahai as an important prophet of God and the founder of monotheistic belief. The story of Moses is told in the biblical books of Exodus, Leviticus, ...

www.biblicalarchaeology.org/daily/biblical-topics/exodus/who-was-moses-was-he-more-than-an-exodus-hero

Apr 2, 2017 ... Moses' story is told in the Book of Exodus, but it starts in Genesis with the story of Abraham and his family with whom God makes a covenant. Generations later the Biblical Moses draws the extended family together in the form of a nation with a structure and code of law, given to him on Mount Sinai. Below ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Moses-Hebrew-prophet

Moses, Hebrew Moshe (flourished 14th–13th century bce), Hebrew prophet, teacher, and leader who, in the 13th century bce (before the Common Era, or bc), delivered his people from Egyptian slavery. In the Covenant ceremony at Mt. Sinai, where the Ten Commandments were promulgated, he founded the religious ...

www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/73398/jewish/Moses-The-Man-of-G-d.htm

Moses (Moshe in Hebrew) was the miracle-working leader chosen by G‑d to take the Israelites out of Egypt more than 3,300 years ago. The greatest prophet who ever lived, Moses transcribed the Torah (also known as the Five Books of Moses) , the foundational text of Judaism.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Moses

Moses was one of greatest miracle-workers of all time, and his dramatic exploits are better known than any other pre-Christian biblical figure. Traditionally, he is credited with writing the first five books of the Hebrew Bible, which are also known as the Pentateuch, the Torah or the Books of Moses. Yet outside of the Bible, ...