Re: underlying assumptions
Mon, 16 Dec 1996 15:02:18 -0500
D. Brian Austin wrote:
> George Murphy points out that even if we experienced volcanic activity
> similar to what Moses may have experienced at Sinai, we would not
> receive the 10 Commandments from it, being that Moses experienced a
> "special" revelation. True enough. But another Moses might.
I hate to quibble but ...
The crucial thing for revelation is not the personal qualities
of its recipient, Moses -or really Israel as a whole at Sinai or -
anyone else. It's because God chooses that person or people.