SKIP TO CONTENT LOGIN Renew SUBSCRIBE MENU When Moses climbed Mount Sinai to receive the Ten Commandments, his brother Aaron helped the Israelites build a Canaanite idol to worship. This painting from 1633 of Aaron and the Israelites by Nicolas Poussin is housed in The National Gallery in London. ILLUSTRATION BY FINE ART IMAGES, […]
DID MOSES EXIST?
Did Moses exist? Egyptians kept meticulous records and histories and there is no mention at all of Moses or the Hebrew departure through the parted river. There are many gaps in the long history of Egypt; some of them intentional, since they didn’t use to register their defeats. But in any case, it is true […]