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What were Yisrael shown at Har Sinai that made them know ... ?

1.

Rashi (citing the Pesikta): When Hashem gave Yisrael the Torah, He opened the seven Heavens and they saw that He was alone (that there were no other beings there beside Him). 1

2.

Seforno: They were shown all this to impress upon them that Hashem is Elokim - He preceded the world (and that He therefore created it). 2

3.

Targum Yonasan: It refers to the signs and miracles mentioned in the previous Pasuk. 3


1

Rashi: And just as He opened the Upper Heavens, so too did He open the lower ones (It is not clear however, what Rashi means by that?). See also Ba'al ha'Turim.

2

A disproof against evolution.

3

Refer to 4:24:1:1.

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