There is a supernatural presence that has introduced itself through Pharaoh's dreams. The King of Egypt, now perplexed by the dreams, stays up all night pondering its meaning and the force that brought it to him.
Pharaoh has proclaimed a harsh decree against the Hebrew slaves that live in Egypt, in an effort to keep their growing population subdued. One task master struggles with the duty to take innocent life.
In spite of living a life of luxury in Egypt Moses contends with his conscience day by day watching his fellow Hebrews beaten and broken. The inner turmoil drives him to do something that will alter the course of mankind forever.