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Bible Lesson 1:1

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Where were the Ptolemies from?
Egypt
Where were the Seleucids from?
Syria
What country was represented by the head of Daniel's statue?
Babylon
What country was represented by the chest and arms of Daniel's statue?
Persia
What country was represented by the belly and thighs of Daniel's statue?
Greece
What country was represented by the legs and feet of Daniel's statue?
Rome
Who was the King of Persia that let Israel return home?
Cyrus
Who was the King of Babylon that destroyed Solomon's temple?
Nebuchadnezzar
Who was the Greek king that defeated the Persians?
Alexander the Great
How many years was Israel exiled in Babylon?
70
What religious group encouraged extreme obedience to the Law of Moses?
Pharisees
What religious group moved into the wilderness to be "pure"?
Essenes
What religious group forgot their Jewish roots?
Sadducees
Who was the "seed" that God promised would crush the head of the serpent?
Jesus
Was Israel faithful to God's call to be a light to the world?
no
What was Israel called to do in the world?
to be a light
Israel was called to be a separate nation, what does that mean?
to not be worldly but be "set" apart to God
Some Israelites "accommodated" to the world, what does that mean?
become like the world they are living in
Our job as Christians is to be ___ in this world.
lights
What Roman General conquered Jerusalem?
Pompey