What does it matter if it is one, 10,000 or a million?<quoted text>
before I answer you, I want to know if you are talking about one "Jew in the desert" or "them" as in many Jews, and maybe rephrase that a little please?
Your acceptance of the writings of someone who held many false beliefs... as fact and absolute gospel has me perplexed to say the least.
I have VASTLY more knowledge about the way the world works than any human who was around thousands of years ago... for that matter so do you.
I would think either of us could form a better opinion of what God is than any of them.