Books of Moses

The first five books of the Old Testament.

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  • Sixth and Seventh Books of Moses — The Sixth and Seventh Books of Moses are two grimoires allegedly dictated to Moses along with the Torah (the first five books of Moses).Oldest publicationPublished as volume 6 of Bibliothek der Zauber Geheimniss und Offenbarungs Bücher, etc. in… …   Wikipedia

  • Five Books of Moses — Pentateuch, Torah, first of three sections which comprise the Old Testament (includes the Books of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • MOSES — (Heb. מֹשֶׁה; LXX, Mōusēs; Vulg. Moyses), leader, prophet, and lawgiver (set in modern chronology in the first half of the 13th century B.C.E.). Commissioned to take the Israelites out of Egypt, Moses led them from his 80th year to his death at… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Moses Mendelssohn — Portrait by Anton Graff, 1773 Full name Moses Mendelssohn Born September 6, 1729(1729 09 06) Died …   Wikipedia

  • Moses — /moh ziz, zis/, n. 1. the Hebrew prophet who led the Israelites out of Egypt and delivered the Law during their years of wandering in the wilderness. 2. a male given name. /moh ziz, zis/, n. 1. Anna Mary Robertson ( Grandma Moses ), 1860 1961,… …   Universalium

  • Moses de León — orig. Moses ben Shem Tov born с 1240, León died 1305, Arevalo Reputed author of the Sefer ha zohar, the most important work of Jewish mysticism. Little is known of his life, though he is believed to have lived in Guadalajara (the centre for… …   Universalium

  • Moses Wilkinson — Moses Daddy Wilkinson or Old Moses was an African American slave, and Methodist preacher in Nova Scotia, and Sierra Leone. Wilkinson was the main leader of the Methodists, and his congregation followed him to Sierra Leone where they established… …   Wikipedia

  • Moses H. Kirby — 3rd Ohio Secretary of State In office 1831–1834 Preceded by Jeremiah McLene Succeeded by …   Wikipedia

  • Moses Taft — 2nd (January 16, 1812–April 2, 1893) was born at Uxbridge, Massachusetts. He was significant as an early American Industrialist and financier in the historic Blackstone Valley, and a member of the famous Taft family. Contents 1 Birth parents and… …   Wikipedia

  • Moses Bloom — (1833 – June 14, 1893[1]) was a Jewish American politician, member of both houses of the Iowa General Assembly, and mayor of Iowa City, United States. Various publications name him as the first Jewish mayor of a major American city. Contents 1… …   Wikipedia

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