According to the Book of Exodus, Mount Sinai (Hebrew: הר סיני, Har Sinai) is the mountain at which the Ten Commandments were given to Moses by God. So they, the Israelites had just left Egypt 90 days earlier and on that very day they come to the Desert of Sinai. This is where God hands down to Moses the law, all ten of them. From the movies this all happened in one pass. However that's the movies. According to the Torah, Moses frequented this mountain for some reason as he climbed and descended it 8 times in all. Booming thunder and bolts of lightning accompany Moses as he descends the cloud-covered Mount Sinai, bearing aloft the two tablets inscribed with the Ten Commandments. Think about how heavy these stone tablets would have been. Or maybe they were really tiny, we don't know because we no longer have them. According to History they would have been stored in the Ark of the Covenant.
How many times does God speak to Moses?
Well the first it happens appears in Exodus 3:1-6 when he commands Moses to lead his people out of Egypt. This is the first
In Exodus 30:22-30 God gives Moses the recipe for Holy Anointing Oil.
(Exodus 34:27– 28)
(Exodus 40:34-Leviticus 1:1)
(Leviticus 1:2–Numbers 10:11)
(Deuteronomy 5:25–6:3 etc.)
(Deuteronomy 29–31, 34).