5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Isaiah 6:8 & 1 Kings 22
- 550 B.C.E
- The "Shema"
- Ark of the Covenant
- Synoptic Gospels
- a Cyrus the Great defeats the Medes, announcements of exiles
- b Primary post-Sinai symbol of the presence of God constructed by Moses at Mt. Sinai. Said to hold Ten Commandments, called "the footstool of YahWeh," leads to Promised Land
- c Deuteronomy 6:4-5: "Hear oh Israel" -> single most important commandment
- d Matthew Mark and Luke--because they each include many of the same stories, very few differences in sequence
- e Image of God calling down to someone to do a task
5 Multiple choice questions
- Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, "The Twelve"
- Deuteronomy, Joshua, Samuel, and Kings -> It's an extended version of Israel's history from the conquest under Joshua to the destruction in 587 BC
- A group of Jews that withdrew from the world into the desert in order to live a life of prayer and asceticism. Their name means " the pious ones" or " the healers."
- Jews that rose up in armed rebellion against Rome in 66ce; unsuccessful, and Jewish Temple in Jerusalem was destroyed
- Jewish upper class, adhered to the Torah, preserved sanctity of the temple, rejected belief in resurrection of the dead; coexisted with the Romans; others hated them for this
5 True/False questions
Central prophet → prophet in the center of religious and political power structure:
Amos banned from preaching in Bethel -> in the center of religious and political power structure
66-70 C.E. → Destruction of the Temple
Cosmopolitanism → One and only one god who exhibited the powers and qualities of all gods. Variety of gods as a supreme manifestation of one supreme being
SOD YAHWEH → Jewish upper class, adhered to the Torah, preserved sanctity of the temple, rejected belief in resurrection of the dead; coexisted with the Romans; others hated them for this
Pharisees → laymen who tried to preserve the Jewish faith through pious and legalistic practices, and although as a group they were strongly censured in Jesus' sermons, some of them were friends and supporters of Jesus and his disciples.