Moses the Prophet Icon
Orthodox Icon of Prophet Moses and the Burning Bush. Icon of 12th cent., St. Catherine's Monastery, Sinai Egypt. Commemorated September 4th. The Holy Prophet and God-Seer Moses was of the tribe of Levi, the son of Abram and Jochabed (Exodus 6:20). His life is described in the Bible (Exodus 2 through Deuteronomy 34:12).
Moses, Mary and the Burning Bush
Today is Ash Wednesday – the first day of Lent. Forty is a number used often in the Bible and is the reason that Lent has 40 days (Sunday’s don’t count). In Noah’s time it r…