When did Moses get the Ten Commandments?

Answer Among those who believe he existed, there is a wide range of dates ascribed to when Moses lived and received the Ten Commandments from God on Mt. Sinai in Egypt. Among leading religious authorities... Read More »

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When did Moses receive the Ten Commandments?

Moses first ascended Mt. Sinai for the original tablets, returning on the 17th of Tammuz. After destroying the tablets, Moses then went up Mt. Sinai a second time. Moses returned on the 10th of Tis... Read More »

Are the ten commandments referred to as the"law of Moses"?

Semitic religions, such as Judaism and Christianity, refer to the ten commandments as part of the "Law of Moses," because it is believed that Moses was the prophet who received and recorded the ten... Read More »

Who was the pharaoh of Egypt during Moses& the 10 Commandments?

The Pharaoh of Egypt during the time of Moses and the Ten Commandments was Ramses II, according to the History Channel. Ramses II reigned as Pharaoh for 67 years, devoting a great deal of energy to... Read More »

What year were the ten commandments received by moses?

Moses received the Ten Commandments on the top of Mount Sinai in 1300 B.C., 1446 B.C. or 1513 B.C., depending on whom you ask. The actual date cannot be determined with certainty, and estimates are... Read More »