Dating of exodus
Further, drowning in the Red Sea was the easy way out.
It was far more humiliating for Thutmoses III to have to travel back to a destroyed Egypt WITHOUT his army to face his people.
As for Egypt, "Since the gods," they say, "She is the only daughter of Pre; His son is he who's on the throne of Shu, None who attacks her people will succeed.
The eye of every god is after her despoiler, It will make an end of all its foes", So say they who gaze toward their stars, And know all their spells by looking to the winds.
It DOES NOT say that God , Nubia, Mesopotamia, Phoenicia, Cyprus, Asia Minor, Greek Archipelago.
The Sole One who steadied the hearts of hundred thousands, breath entered their nostrils at the sight of him.He caused their chariot wheels to swerve, and He made them drive with difficulty; so the Egyptians said, Let us flee from Israel, for the Lord is fighting for them against the Egyptians.Then the Lord said to Moses, Stretch out your hand over the sea so that the waters may come back over Notice God "shook off" Pharaoh but didnt' kill him: "But He overthrew Pharaoh and his army in the Red Sea" (Psalm 1) The Hebrew word for "overthrew" is literally "shook off" and is metaphoric of ridding the Hebrews of Pharaoh's control.Also notice the portrayal of Israel as a rural farming nation, just as was true during the time of the Judges when this stele was made.Year 5, 3rd month of summer, day 3, under the Majesty of Horus: Mighty Bull, Rejoicing in Maat; the King of Upper and Lower Egypt: Banere-meramun; the Son of Re: Merneptah, Content with Maat, magnified by the power, exalted by the strength of Horus; strong bull who smites the Nine Bows, whose name is given to eternity forever.