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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Holiness Code
- a an Old Testament book telling of a rabbi's efforts in the 5th century BC to reconstitute Jewish law and worship in Jerusalem after the Babylonian Captivity, recommitting the law
- b found in leviticus chapter 17-26.
- c (Old Testament) Moses' successor who led the Israelites into the Promised Land
- d The Hebrew prophet who led the Israelites from Egypt across the Red sea on a journey known as the Exodus. Became a midianite after killing an Egyptian. Was called to by god to save his people. Gave the 10 plagues.
- e temporary leaders appointed by God to lead the people of Israel when enemies oppressed them (samson, gideon, deborah, ruth)
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Returns to Jerusalem with his people and helps rebuild the temple
- The Books of Samuel and the beginning of the First Book of Kings tells stories of...
- by the end of the first century a.d., this official set of _______ was defined. the dispersion of jews all over the empire spurred the definition of this. Torah, Prophets and Writings.
- inspired by god. _____ has permanent value. contains profound teachings, beautiful prayers, and some of the greatest literature ever created. in the ___ we encounter god.
- an Old Testament book containing Ezekiel's prophecies of the downfall of Jerusalem and Judah and their subsequent restoration, warned the Jews in Jerusalem(their last days) from Babylon. symbol making and story telling
5 True/False Questions
10th plague → passover. death of the 1st born
Nonwriting Prophet → Nonwriting prophets do not have their own books. Tales about them were probably collected and passed along by their disciples. Among the nonwriting prophets are Samuel, Nathan, Elijah, and Elisha.
Amos → The Hebrew prophet who led the Israelites from Egypt across the Red sea on a journey known as the Exodus. Became a midianite after killing an Egyptian. Was called to by god to save his people. Gave the 10 plagues.
Mosaic Law → fled and killed with a tent stake by Jael
Noah → "devotion to God for destruction"