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Daily Devotional | A Radiant Face

  • October 16, 2021 | 2 Corinthians 3:16
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Michelangelo’s Moses sculpture and other classical artworks often show Moses with horns. Why? Because the Hebrew words for “radiant” and “horn” look similar. The Vulgate, a fourth-century Latin translation of the Bible, rendered this word in today’s verse as “horns.” Instead of picturing Moses with a radiant face, centuries of puzzled readers pictured him with horns on his head!

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From the Editor

Jamie Janosz sitting at a computerWhen you think about Moses do you picture a helpless baby floating down the river in a basket? Or maybe you think of an older, respected man of God, descending from a mountain to deliver the Ten Commandments?

There is a great deal more to learn about this epic biblical character. Join Today in the Word author Brad Baurain as we follow the life of Moses during his time in the luxurious grandeur of the Egyptian palace and through the parched and barren desert, leading God’s people towards the Promised Land.

This month it is our prayer that you will:

  • Understand who Moses was and his important place in biblical history
  • Recognize the godly qualities displayed in the life of Moses
  • Learn what it means to follow God with faith, prayer, and obedience

As always, thank you for studying God’s Word with us!

Jamie Janosz
Managing Editor

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