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PLAGUES OF EGYPT

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  • Plagues of Egypt — • Ten calamities inflicted on the Egyptians to overcome Pharaoh s obstinacy and force him to let the Israelites to leave Egypt Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Plagues of Egypt     Plagues of Egypt …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • PLAGUES OF EGYPT — The Bible has three accounts of the plagues (maggefot, Ex. 9:14; negʿaim, cf. Ex. 11:1; makkot, cf. I Sam. 4:8; cf. LXX, Targ.) that struck Egypt prior to the Exodus: a full, prose account is given in Exodus 7:14–11:10; 12:29–33, and brief,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Plagues of Egypt — The Plagues of Egypt (] Popular culture * The 1956 film The Ten Commandments depicts the plagues of Blood, Hail, Darkness, and Death of the Firstborn, and alludes to Frogs, Boils and Flies, but omits those of Lice, Death of Cattle, and Locusts.… …   Wikipedia

  • Ten Plagues of Egypt — plagues that were sent down upon Egypt by Moses (in the Bible) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • plagues — Various diseases and pestilences are called plagues in the OT; they are often seen as divine punishment (Deut. 28:21). But pre eminently it is the ten plagues visited on Egypt that were ingrained in Hebrew memory or folklore (Exod. 7–12). The… …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • The Prince of Egypt — Infobox Film name = The Prince of Egypt caption = Original poster for The Prince of Egypt director = Brenda Chapman Steve Hickner Simon Wells producer = Penney Finkelman Cox Sandra Rabins Jeffrey Katzenberg (exectutive producer) Steven Spielberg… …   Wikipedia

  • The Prince of Egypt (OST) — Infobox Album | Name = The Prince of Egypt Type = Soundtrack Artist = Various Artists Released = November 17 1998 Recorded = Genre = Soundtracks Length = 72:50 Label = Dreamworks Producer = Jimmy Jam Terry Lewis Babyface Michael Omartian Hans… …   Wikipedia

  • Ten Plagues — God imposed on the people of Egypt (Biblical) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • MOSES — (Heb. מֹשֶׁה; LXX, Mōusēs; Vulg. Moyses), leader, prophet, and lawgiver (set in modern chronology in the first half of the 13th century B.C.E.). Commissioned to take the Israelites out of Egypt, Moses led them from his 80th year to his death at… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Moses — /moh ziz, zis/, n. 1. the Hebrew prophet who led the Israelites out of Egypt and delivered the Law during their years of wandering in the wilderness. 2. a male given name. /moh ziz, zis/, n. 1. Anna Mary Robertson ( Grandma Moses ), 1860 1961,… …   Universalium

  • The Exodus — This article is about the events related in the Torah. For other uses, see Exodus (disambiguation). Departure of the Israelites , by David Roberts, 1829 The Exodus (Greek ἔξοδος …   Wikipedia

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