Jochebed


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Jochebed

(jŏk`ēbĕd), in the Bible, mother of Moses.
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most don't know his wife is Zipporah, his sister Miriam is a prophetess, and his mother is named Jochebed.
Then, without any break or introduction, verse 6:14 begins, These are the heads of their fathers' houses: the sons of Reuben, the firstborn of Israel, continues with the genealogy of Reuben, Simeon, and Levi up to the birth of Aaron and Moses to Amram and Jochebed, and ends with the children and grandson of Aaron (6:25).
11) As in Freud's Moses and Monotheism, here Moses has no Hebrew ancestry When her mother Jochebed asks her to watch her son's reed basket, Moses's sister Miriam falls asleep and her infant brother floats away down the Nile.
Jospeh Curiel, uno de los primeros inmigrantes y padre de una grande y prominente familia, selecciono un terreno de propiedad publica, en las afueras de la ciudad, para enterrar alli a su joven hija, Jochebed Hanna, victima del tifus.
The Bible contains perhaps the best known instance of child abandonment, when Jochebed placed the infant Moses in a basket on the Nile in the hopes that he would be spared from being subjected to an edict putting all Jewish male newborns to death.
For example, she said, the great lawmaker and prophet Moses was constantly being saved by women--when a pharaoh demanded that all newborn Hebrew males be killed, Moses' mother, Jochebed, weaved a basket that transported him to safety down the Nile River.
To escape the Egyptian king's edict to kill all male Hebrew infants, Jochebed put Moses in a waterproof basket, and set it adrift in the Nile River.
PERSONAL FILE: Born October 28, 1974 in San Juan, Puerto Rico to children of God missionairies John Bottom Amram and Arlyn Dunitz Jochebed.
What is striking, however, is that nowhere in the systematic narrative of De Vita Mosis does Philo mention the actual names of the priest, Jethro, or of the daughter, Zipporah, whom Moses married; presumably, his goal is to keep the focus centered solely on Moses, just as he does not mention the names of Moses' father Amram, his mother Jochebed, his sister Miriam, and the Pharaoh's daughter in relating the story of Moses' birth and rescue in De Vita Mosis.
Even at the beginning of Exodus, God was at work with women making way for God's plan for the people of Israel--the Hebrew midwives Shiphrah and Puah, Jochebed, a Levite woman, and a little girl named Miriam.
The story of Moses begins with his birth in the home of Levi and Jochebed.