Why did God send plagues in Egypt?
Pharaoh kept the Israelites captive in Egypt and kept them as his slaves. The time had come to set them free. Moses was sent to talk to Pharaoh to free the Israelites, but he would not listen. Finally, God decided to send 10 plagues on the Egyptians to persuade Pharaoh to let the Israelites free.
How long were the Israelites in Egypt?
What were the plagues sent by God onto the Egyptians?
1. Turning water into blood
2. Frogs covering the land
5. Animals became sick and they died
6. Boils on humans
8. Swarm of Locusts
10. Firstborn must die (If you did a sacrifice and ate the sacrifice the firstborn would be spared)