Both a race and religion. Believe in Yahweh.
When the Israelite slaves in Egypt fled with Moses.
The ten most important ways to live life. God told Moses these commandments. Then, they were written down on stone tablet by Moses in Hebrew.
The scattering of Jews.
The belief in only one god.
Most sacred text of Judaism. Was the law.
A place for Jews to worship.
People who are said to receive messages from God to be taught to other people.
Commentaries about Bible. Explained the Old Testament. Written by scholars.
Dead Sea Scrolls
Writings by the Jews who lived around 0 AD/BC.
Most rebellious group of people of the Jews when under Roman rule.
A time for Jews to remember the Exodus.
High Holy Days
The two most sacred days/holidays for Jews. The two days/holidays are called Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur.
The father of the Hebrews. Lived in Ur and then was told to go west by God to Canaan. His son that he had with Hagar was Ishmael and his son with Sarah was Isaac.
Abraham's wife. Couldn't have children, so she told Abraham to have one with another woman. This woman was Hagar. Got upset and kicked Hagar out along with her son Ishmael. Sarah's son was Isaac.
Had a son with Abraham whose name was Ishmael. Got kicked out by Sarah with her son Ishmael.
Son of Abraham and Hagar. Was father of Arab nation.
Son of Abraham. His son was Jacob.
Son of Isaac. Tricked his father, Isaac, to get the blessing instead of his brother Esaw.
12 sons/tribes of Israel
The 12 sons of Jacob even though there were 13 total with Jacob's favorite son, Joseph.
Was Jacob's most favored son. A leader in Egypt during 7 year famine. Had 12 brothers.
Grew up Egyptian prince. Freed his people that were Israelite but were slaves in Egypt. Leader in the Exodus.
Led the freed Israelites into the Promised Land after wandering in the desert for 40 years.
First king of Israel. Bad king.
Second king of Israel. Jesse's son. Was the David from David and Goliath. Good king. had some bad sins. Overall, good person.
David's son. Considered the wisest man in the Bible other than Jesus. Third king of Israel. Very good king. Built first important temple.
Jewish family that had established their own self-rule/independence but then Romans came and kicked them out.