Exodus The Foundation Of Faith

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Exodus The Foundation Of Faith

I remember the first time I was exposed to the book of

Exodus. I was 10 years old. I learned of the Holy Bible in Bible

school it was very exciting. To a child, stories are always the

best part of school. The story of Moses and the Plagues, Moses

and the Parting of the Red Sea, Moses and the Ten Commandments,

and Moses and the Journey to Mt. Sinai were just a few of my


It has been about twenty years since I?ve read or heard

these stories an since then I have been exposed to many different

points of view on the Old Testament. Documentaries on television,

publications in magazines, the theory of evolution, and personal

views from friends and family. My interpretation of the books of

the Bible have changed over the years. I have come to the

conclusion that the books of the Bible are fiction. The reason

for this impression is the magnitude that these stories place on

the complete picture of what really happened thousands of years

ago. I have also come to the realization that religion is a

matter of faith. These stories help those that believe in

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