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Unformatted text preview: between both Moses’ story and Abraham’s story is that G-d talks to both directly. Both Moses and Abraham when called upon by G-d say the same phrase “Here I am”. The two stories are either the beginning, or a renewal of the covenant with G-d. Both Abraham and Moses lead a people in one way or another. Abraham, being the patriarch of all Jews more metaphorically leads all of the Jewish people, while Moses quite literally leads the Hebrew people out of Egypt and into the land of Canaan. In conclusion there are some strong similarities between these two stories....
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This essay was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course RELS 100 taught by Professor Mickilennon during the Spring '07 term at CSU Chico.
- Spring '07