Bible Need To Know is a recurring feature that looks at the story behind the stories in the Bible. Follow along in Devotionals as we read through the book of Exodus. We'd love to hear what you're learning along the way!
The truth about the powerful man who was Moses remains elusive, as his life has always been shrouded in mystery. The isolated details of the biblical story and the contradictory accounts of his behavior have mystified and frustrated scholars and devotees
This year during the High Holy Days, a group of Jewish women in Houston are partnering with other faith groups to turn that inward contemplation into outward activism and are hosting a meal usually associated with another Jewish holiday – Passover – to do so. Judaism is deeply connected to the themes of slavery and freedom. The seder meal is a retelling of the liberation of the Hebrew people from slavery in ancient Egypt as told in the book of Exodus (Shemot).