After reading this week’s readings and the presentation, what are your thoughts and insights?

**Read the Baby Moses Story and answer questions below for Question number 4 Please look up and read the English translation of the retelling of Philo and Josephus in order to answer question #4

The Baby Moses Story

After reading the presentation, reply to these questions.

1. After reading this week’s readings and the presentation, what are your thoughts and insights?

2, How do you interpret the story now? What does your interpretation reveal about yourself?

3. Is this story suitable for children, of what ages? Why or why not?

4. Extra-credit. Read the English translations of the retellings of Philo and Josephus. Why do you think they took liberties with the biblical text, adding more detail and characterization? What points might they have been trying to teach to their readers/audience?