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Harbin: Chapter 14

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How did Rehoboam manage to lose most of his kingdom?

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Why is Asa viewed as a good king but given a mixed review?

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How did Jehoshaphat show piety on the one hand but political naivete on the other?

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What is most memorable about Athaliah?

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How did Joash bring hope to the Southern Kingdom?

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What did he do that caused him to be assassinated?

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In what way did Uzziah demonstrate spiritual foolishness?

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What were the consequences?

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What is most memorable about Ahaz?

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Compare and contrast Hezekiah with his father, Ahaz, and with David.

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What was the role of Isaiah in the Southern Kingdom?

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What key prophecies did the prophets of this period give regarding the Messiah?

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What is most memorable about Manasseh?

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In what ways was Josiah the last hope for the Southern Kingdom?

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Trace the decline and fall of the Southern Kingdom.

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Describe the different ways by which Jeremiah tried to convey his message to the people.

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Why was Lamentations written?

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Chapter 15

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What are some reasons that the Exile was not as severe as it might have been?

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Summarize both the incidents and the visions recorded in the book of Daniel.

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What is apocalyptic literature,

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how is it different from prophetic literature?

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What makes the book of Ezekiel distinctive?

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What is the significance of Esther?

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Harbin: Chapter 16/ Hindson, ch. 12

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What was the function of Haggai?

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How was Zechariah's ministry different from that of Haggai, his contemporary?

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What was Ezra's role in the return?

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How did Nehemiah help the struggling community in Jerusalem?

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What is the significance of Malachi?

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Chapter 17

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Why did the OT canon end with Malachi?

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What is the Apocrypha,

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and how was it viewed by the Jews at the time of Jesus?

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What is the Mishnah?

also Mish·na (mĭsh'nə) n. Judaism The first section of the Talmud, being a collection of early oral interpretations of the scriptures as compiled about A.D. 200.the mishnah is a part of the juwish costom and belief

How is it different from the Talmud?

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Why are they important?

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What are Pseudepigrapha?

Pseudepigrapha [Gr.,=things falsely ascribed], a collection of early Jewish and some Jewish-Christian writings composed between c.200 BC and c.AD 200, not found in the Bible or rabbinic writings.

How did the Sadducees develop?

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How did the Pharisees develop?

epending on time, a political party, a social movement, and a school of thought among Jews that flourished during the Second Temple.

Who were the Essenes

members of an Jewish sect of the 1st century BC and the 1st century AD. They lived on the western shore of the Dead Sea and wrote the Dead Sea Scrolls. At that time, there were 4 schools of Judaism: Pharisees, Sadducees, Essenes, and Zealots

why are they important?

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Who were the scribes

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what role did they play in Judean society?

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Trace the rise and demise of Alexander the Great

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What happened to Alexander's empire after his death?

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Who were the Ptolemies and the Seleucids

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why are they important?

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Who were the Maccabees

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what did they do for Judea?

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How did Herod, an Edomite, become king of Judea?

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How did Rome make Judea part of the Roman Empire?

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