Chapter 5 religion
|Judges||people who acted as temporary military leaders, as well as arbiters of disputes within and between two tribes.|
|Apostasy||denial of God and the repudiation of faith.|
|Exphod||a vestment worn by Hebrew priests.|
|Kingdom of Israel||name of northern kingdom that split with Judah after the death of Solomon.|
|Kingdom of Judah||southern kingdom after splitting of the monarchy. It included the territory originally belonging to just two of the twelve tribes, Judah and Benjamin.|
| True or false?|
YHWH forbade the worship of false gods. outlawing many of the practices of the surrounding people.
|What is a religous theme of First and Second Samuel?||Fidelity to god leads to success, disobediance leads to disaster.|
|Why was obedience to God the key to Success for the Israelites?||when israelites obeyed they won, when they ignored God and followed their own they failed|
|What is a major theological theme of the book of Joshua?||Lord fought for Israel, and without his help, the Israelites would never have settled in the promised land.|
|Describe cycle of Apostasy during the period of the judges.|| -sinned= worship false gods|
-god disciplined for sins
-god sent judge
-when judge dies cycle starts over
|What three unfortunate things would Isreal's king impose on them?|| -put kids in army|
-treat people like slaves
|Why was jerusalem an ideal site for Israel's capital?||It did not belong to one person/tribe.|
| true or false?|
Solomon brought the ark of covenant to Jerusalem to show YHWH's abiding presence to the new nation.
|Some examples of Solomon's foolish behavior?||Foolish spender because too many wives.|
|What is the difference between a major prophet and a minor prophet?||length of books.|
|Old testament prophets preached what 3 themes?|| -There is only one true God|
-The one God is holy, and God demands that we renounce sin
|What does Elijah and Moses' presence at Jesus' Transfiguration symbolize?||Jesus fulfills laws and promises to the prophets.|
|What was Hosea's basic message?||was to accuse Israel of sin, infidelity to God, and crimes like perjury, lying, murder, and theft.|
|Name 3 important judges and their accomplishments.|| 1. Deborah-instructed the general to lead the army in a successful holy war.|
2. Gideon- lead people to victory after thinking he was too weak and God gave him courage.
3. Samson- Fought bravely against the Philistines.
|Israel's last judge?||Samuel|
|Israel's First king?||Saul|
|Israel's second king?||David|
|Israel's third king?||Solomon|
|Name of Southern Kingdom?||Judah|
|Samuel's mom?||Hannah- known as barren and the town drunk because when she prayed she was very loud and sometimes cried out in the open at night.|
|Samuel?||last judge, priest, prophet annointed Saul as king|
|Saul?|| -his son= Jonathan.|
-his daughter= Mchal.
-became unpopular when he started having mood swings.
-David who is Jonathan's best friend play the harp to calm Saul down.
-wanted to kill David for becoming more popular then him.
-he finally killed himself at sight of sons death.
|David?|| -skilled harpist became popular and king|
-married Mchal and Bathsheba.
-brings ark of covenant
-son= solomon= 3rd king = builds temple.
|Immaculate conception?||about when mary was conceived without original sin.|
|Why was Saul jealous of David?||his people like david better and he was a greater warrior.|
|How did David's friendship with Jonathan help to perserve his life?||Jonathan loved David and told him to go into hiding when he found out his dad was plotting to kill David.|