Discussion of the question of free will, using the example of Pharaoh and the plagues, the nature of prophecy, and Moshe's journey with his family from Midian to Egypt, and the character of Tsiporah. Chapter 4, verses 20-25. Also includes discussion of the concept of reward and punishment (sakhar va-onesh). Note that the dates and numbers of these lectures are not certain. The second lecture on the tape starts at 56:18.