Religious Glossary - common terms used related to Religion
Exodus - Second book of Bible, records the leaving
of Israel out of Egypt.
1300 - 1200 BCE - A mass migration of the Hebrew people,
out of slavery. After hundreds of years of slavery in Egypt,
Moses lead the Hebrew people out of Egypt and across the Sinai
desert. The Hebrew people ``wandered'' around the Sinai desert
for forty years, about one generation, and finally were able
to settle in Jerusalem.