Symbolic stories that express a spiritual truth or a basic belief about God.
Any person to whom you are related by blood who comes before you on a family tree.
The scientific theory which proposes that current forms of life developed gradually out of earlier ones.
A binding and solemn agreement between human beings or between God and his people, holding each to a particular course of action.
A spiritual, personal, and immortal creature, with intelligence and free will, who glorifies God and serves as God's messenger. Satan was at first a good _____, but along with other devils, they became evil through their own choices.
The profession of no religion.
Male rulers, elders, or leaders. The _______ of faith of Israel are Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
The series of short stories in Genesis that are centered around a particular character or group of characters. These ______ are collections of different stories which sometimes duplicate one another.
The surgical removal of the male foreskin; it was the physical sign of the covenant between God and Abraham.