The Prince Of Egypt (VII) – All is Well that Ends… Well?

The aftermath of "The Exodus" was a genesis of something of a vicious cycle for Moses and the Israelis. Rebellion from the people of Israel. Laws. More rebellion. More laws. Until the “Laws of Moses” grew to about 600+ rules and penal codes that the people of Israel could never hope to keep, no matter how hard they tried.

The Prince Of Egypt (VI) – “When the gods send you a blessing…”

I feel like most people don’t really understand how difficult it must have been for Moses to be the instrument God used to deliver the people of Israel and to also be the harbinger of collateral damage to the people of Egypt- a people he would have once called his own. The Nile from which … Continue reading The Prince Of Egypt (VI) – “When the gods send you a blessing…”

The Prince of Egypt (V) – The Heart of Pharaoh

The exact role God played in Pharaoh’s eventual destruction had always been one of those troublesome questions niggling at the spine of my subconscious. Why did God seemingly not give Pharaoh a chance? It did not seem consistent with the character of God that most of the other parts of the Bible painted about God. … Continue reading The Prince of Egypt (V) – The Heart of Pharaoh