Atkins, Passover Haggadah

What is the destiny of the jewish people the torah

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Unformatted text preview: that if there were ten plagues in Egypt there were fifty plagues at the sea. . σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σσ σ σ σ σ Rabbi Yose Haglili said, in a typical Rabbinical argument, "How do we know that the Egyptians were smitten with ten Plagues in Egypt, but fifty at the Reed Sea". And explains it, by saying "That the magicians said to Pharaoh that the Plagues were "the FINGER of God” (Ex. Ch. 8 V. 15) and at the Reed Sea it says that Israel saw "the GREAT HAND of God" (Ex. Ch.14 V. 31). So that if the Finger of God denotes ten Plagues, then the Hand of God, which has as it were, five fingers, denotes fifty Plagues. : , , : ? . , ¯ : , ¯ , . Rabbi Eliezer said, From where do we deduce that each plague that the Holy One Blessed be He brought on the Egyptians in Egypt was in reality four plagues. For it says He sent forth upon the His burning ange...
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