Saturday, May 2, 2015

Re-arrange the Sequence of the Biblical Plagues of Egypt.

Dr Abe V Rotor
Living with Nature School on Blog
Paaralang Bayan sa Himpapawid (School-on-Air) with Ms Melly C Tenorio
738 DZRB AM, 8 to 9 evening class, Monday to Friday

Lesson in bioloigical science and ecology.  For discussion. 

Can you re- arrange on a scientific basis the sequencing of the plagues of ancient Egypt in the time of Moses? Which of the 10 plagues constitute the 7 plagues in another version?   Which of these are probably not true?  What intervening events or causes are important to support your revision?  Support your answers.


  • The River Nile turns red.
  • The country is overrun by giant frogs.
  • Gnats and lice emerge in gigantic swarm.
  • Animals in large number get sick and die.
  • People and animals suffer of boils.
  • Hail storms destroy crops and animals.
  • Locusts swarm and darken the sky.
  • Darkness covers the whole of Egypt for three days
  • Eldest sons die. 
Reference Topics:
  • El NiƱo Phenomenon
  • Volcanic Eruption
  • Physiography of the Nile River
  • Astronomical coincidences 
  • Autheticity of story
  • Other factors.
Acknowledgement: Internet images  


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