a god of the sun, of the river, of childbirth, of crops, etc. They eventually had to dig wells to get fresh water. When God sent Moses to deliver the children of Israel from bondage. God commanded each family to take an unblemished male lamb and kill. Any family that did not follow Gods instructions would suffer in the last plague. This confirmation was to serve at least two purposes: to show the Israelites that the God of their fathers was alive and worthy of their worship and to show the Egyptians that their gods were nothing. The Bible says that there were 600,000 men, besides children, who left that night (Exodus 12:37). The frogs overran the country. These plagues are punishments on Pharaoh and, egypt for not allowing Gods people, Israel, to go free from their slavery. DeMille's " The Ten Commandments " is decidedly different from the way that Jewish families regard them during the celebration of Passover.
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Plague of Locusts Exodus 10:1-20 Moses came to Pharaoh once again, but he refused to let the children of Israel free, not even at the request of his servants who were ready to be done with the plagues (Exodus 10:7). However the Israelites had light in their houses. It is the second of the first five books of the Judeo-Christian Bible, also called the Torah. Again, the children of Israel were miraculously protected, and no hail damaged anything in their lands. Plague of Flies Exodus 8:20-32, the. The ninth plague, darkness, was aimed at the sun god, Re, who was symbolized by Pharaoh himself. In response, the 10 plagues were inflicted on the Egyptians in a divine demonstration of power and displeasure designed to persuade Pharaoh to "let my people go in the words of the spiritual we Have Always Lived in the Castle: Buried Treasure "Go Down Moses.". After the wind came the plague of locusts. These included: The Plague of Blood. This is done to remember the suffering of the Egyptians and to diminish in some way the happiness of a liberation that cost so many innocent lives. Gods power by turning Aarons staff into a serpent.