The First Two Plagues: God[Yahweh] v. gods[The Nile and Heqet] (Exodus 7:14-8:15)

The First Two Plagues: God[Yahweh] v. gods[The Nile and Heqet] (Exodus 7:14-8:15)

God tells Moses how that Pharaoh's hard was hardened, then proceeded to instruct him on how to inflict the first plague.  Many inanimate objects and animals were regarded as gods in the Egyptian nation.  In the first plague, Moses was sent to turn the Nile River to blood, as well as all the water of [...]