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Was Moses real?moses from the bible,was he real or fake

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demon300 | Student, Grade 10 | (Level 1) Valedictorian

Posted October 10, 2012 at 12:44 PM via web

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Was Moses real?

moses from the bible,was he real or fake

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mysticman | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted October 10, 2012 at 1:07 PM (Answer #1)

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Yes because the BEST BOOK in the world proves so.You can read Genesis see for yourself

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thedemon | College Teacher | (Level 1) Honors

Posted October 11, 2012 at 12:57 PM (Answer #2)

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Scholars disagree on the answer to this question. Some argue that there are many origin myths that feature a founding figure similar to Moses, and suggest that Moses as described in the Old Testament is more of an archetype than a real person. Others, in the absence of any real evidence to the contrary, are willing to agree with the proposition that Moses was in fact a person who played a role in unifying the Israelites, though most believe that the Exodus is essentially allegorical. In any case, Moses seems to have been a figure venerated among the Israelites as far back as 2000 years ago, and whether he was a real individual or not, the moral and legal code ascribed to him has become a seminal document in Western and Near Eastern tradition.

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