5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Source Documentary Hypothesis
- The "Shema"
- Authorship of the Pentateuch
- a Jewish upper class, adhered to the Torah, preserved sanctity of the temple, rejected belief in resurrection of the dead; coexisted with the Romans; others hated them for this
- b Created by Wellhausen, four sources that make up the Torah: Yahwist, Elohist, Deuteronomist, and Priestly Writer.
- c Combinations of religious ideas and gods
- d Deuteronomy 6:4-5: "Hear oh Israel" -> single most important commandment
- e Question of who wrote the Pentateuch:
1. Did Moses write his own account of his own death, burial, mourning period and historical theological assessment?
2. Doublets/multiple accounts/attestations (Exodus 20:8-11) VS (Deuteronomy 5:12-15) ->clash of rationales
3. Differences in language, perpsective and theology
5 Multiple choice questions
- Deuteronomy, Joshua, Samuel, and Kings -> It's an extended version of Israel's history from the conquest under Joshua to the destruction in 587 BC
- German biblical scholar who researched the first five books of the Old Testament (Torah). Advanced the theory of documentary hypothesis, arguing that it's origins are redactions of the four texts: yahwist, elohist, deteuronomist, and priestly
- A take on the synoptic gospels: Matthew and Luke used the sources of Mark, Q, M-Source and L-Source.
- Cyrus issued the decree of liberation to the Jews, concerning which Daniel had prayed and prophesied. The edict of Cyrus for the rebuilding of the Temple in Jerusalem marked a great epoch in the history of the Jewish people. Repatriation
- Discusses who should run the Temple. Critical voices are subsumed in overwhelming narrative. Foretells that Jerusalem will be holy place.
5 True/False questions
Central prophet → prophet in the center of religious and political power structure:
Amos banned from preaching in Bethel -> in the center of religious and political power structure
Isaiah 6:8 & 1 Kings 22 → Image of God calling down to someone to do a task
Q → a common way of referring to the Hebrew Bible, derived from the first letters of the Hebrew names of its three sections: Torah (T), Prophets (N), and Writings (K).
Monotheism → One and only one god who exhibited the powers and qualities of all gods. Variety of gods as a supreme manifestation of one supreme being
539-538 B.C.E. → Cyrus the Great defeats the Medes, announcements of exiles