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The bush that Moses saw that was not burned by fire

A Jewish Torah incident is referred to as the burning bush (or the unburnt bush) (as also in the biblical Old Testament). The third chapter of the Book of Exodus mentions that it took place on Mount Horeb. The biblical version claims that the bush was on fire but was spared from the flames, thus the name. In the biblical story, Moses was chosen by Yahweh to lead the Israelites out of Egypt and into Canaan at the site of the burning bush. In the story, the Hebrew word seneh, which is translated as “bush,” specifically refers to brambles. Seneh is a biblical dis legomenon that only appears twice, both of which describe the flaming bush. Seneh is frequently used in Hebrew writings, and its use here might be an intentional pun on Mount Sinai. The Lord’s angel is said to have appeared in a bush in the story, and God is then said to have called out to Moses from it as he was tending to Jethro’s flocks there. God instructs Moses to remove his sandals first because the area is sacred ground as he gets closer. “The God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob,” says the voice out of the bush, eventually identified as Yahweh. Moses’s face is covered. In the passage, Yahweh is shown as telling Moses that he is sending him to the Pharaoh to get the Israelites out of Egypt. Yahweh is said to have made this decision after observing how the Egyptians were oppressing the Israelites.

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