Did God or Moses actually carve the 10 Commandments?



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18 Aug 2010, 11:00 am

Did God, in the blink of an eye, carve all 10 Commandments for Moses?

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Did Moses patiently carve all 10 Commandments in stone himself?

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Did Moses hire out (subcontract) the stone carving to the local stone cutting guild who
carved the 10 Commandments like the workers built the pyramids in Egypt?

Which version is Biblically correct?



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18 Aug 2010, 11:27 am

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Gotta love pgd. Maybe he can find an alien abduction! :P :twisted:


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18 Aug 2010, 12:25 pm

Someone should have posted that a long time ago.



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18 Aug 2010, 2:32 pm

sartresue wrote:
Ancient conspiracy theories topic

Gotta love pgd. Maybe he can find an alien abduction! :P :twisted:


Well...

There IS Elijah. And there was another guy in Genesis (pre-flood), but I can't recall the name. Jesus Himself ascended to Heaven in front of a crowd of eyewitnesses. So if you want to rationalize that to say it was an alien abduction, there's a starting point.



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18 Aug 2010, 5:03 pm

AngelRho wrote:
sartresue wrote:
Ancient conspiracy theories topic

Gotta love pgd. Maybe he can find an alien abduction! :P :twisted:


Well...

There IS Elijah. And there was another guy in Genesis (pre-flood), but I can't recall the name. Jesus Himself ascended to Heaven in front of a crowd of eyewitnesses. So if you want to rationalize that to say it was an alien abduction, there's a starting point.


That is a just-so story. There is no serious evidence that such a thing happened.

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18 Aug 2010, 9:16 pm

pgd wrote:
Which version is Biblically correct?

The Book of the Dead


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18 Aug 2010, 9:22 pm

I've heard that the 10 commandments were plagarized off of some Egpytian religious commandments. Coincidentally Moses was raised in the Pharaoh's palace.


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18 Aug 2010, 9:34 pm

pgd wrote:
Did God, in the blink of an eye, carve all 10 Commandments for Moses?

or

Did Moses patiently carve all 10 Commandments in stone himself?

or

Did Moses hire out (subcontract) the stone carving to the local stone cutting guild who
carved the 10 Commandments like the workers built the pyramids in Egypt?

Which version is Biblically correct?


I'd have to re-read the Bible to answer you, which I have no intention of doing. I prefer modern fantasy.



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18 Aug 2010, 10:32 pm

Pistonhead wrote:
I've heard that the 10 commandments were plagarized off of some Egpytian religious commandments. Coincidentally Moses was raised in the Pharaoh's palace.


Most of the Big Ten were based on Hamurabi's code.

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18 Aug 2010, 11:22 pm

Ahh thank you, I would have never in a million years remembered where exactly they were lifted from.


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22 Aug 2010, 4:11 pm

AngelRho wrote:
sartresue wrote:
Ancient conspiracy theories topic

Gotta love pgd. Maybe he can find an alien abduction! :P :twisted:


Well...

There IS Elijah. And there was another guy in Genesis (pre-flood), but I can't recall the name. Jesus Himself ascended to Heaven in front of a crowd of eyewitnesses. So if you want to rationalize that to say it was an alien abduction, there's a starting point.


That would have been Enoch.

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23 Aug 2010, 6:32 am

Actually it was Cecil B. Demille who was as close to God as Hollywood gets.



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23 Aug 2010, 7:07 am

As you can see by my avatar, it was clearly Steve Jobs who carved the 10 commandments.



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