Moses At Mount Sinai


After thousands of years of debate and question this series explores many of the greatest tales of Scripture. Filmed on location throughout the Holy Land and utilizing modern scientific techniques and newly found archaeological discoveries Mysteries of the Bible reveals surprising facts and theories behind the legendary figures and fabled stories of the Bible. The acclaimed A and E series Mysteries of the Bible provide a wealth of astonishing discoveries and unforgettable revelations. Episode Moses at Mount Sinai – Mosesone of the most enduring features in all the Bible, is surrounded by perhaps more mystery than any other. From his childhood in the palaces of Egypt to his legendary role in leading the Israelites to the promised Land, virtually no evidence supports their flight, or even his very existence. To this day, scholars continue to debate the exact location of Mt. Sinai, where Moses came face to face with God and was given the Ten Commandments. The mountain plays an important, climactic role in the story of Moses leading his people out of Egypt and into the wilderness for 40 years, until they finally reached their new home. But why was such a simple man, son of lowly slaves, chosen to found this new nation? Why do people hold on to the story of Moses parting the Red Sea, when clearly a different body of water was crossed during the Exodus? And why are there so many suggested locations for Mt. Sinai, and the meeting of God and Man?