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Stories of the Old Testament Test 2
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In Genesis 37, which son of Jacob had dreams that angered his brother?
Whom did Joseph say was really responsible for his being in Egypt?
Exodus 1:5 states the number of Jacob's family in Egypt. How many?
In class we noted that when we come to Exodus, the progression of the OT narrative is moving from a man (the call of Abraham) through a family toward the development of a:
What happened in the Egyptian power struggle that led to the Israelites being enslaved?
In class we noted that slavery is one of the most despicable of all human what?
True of false, the Hebrew midwives Shiphrah and Puah have gone down in history as murderers of Hebrew babies at birth.
When Moses was born, his parents saw that he was:
Moses' parents were both of the Israelite tribe of:
Moses had to flee from Egypt because
He murdered an Egyptian for beating an Israelite slave
What was the land to which Moses fled?
When God called Moses and told him that he was to go back to Egypt and lead God's people to freedom, Moses eagerly accepted.
When Moses asked God what His name was (is), he was probably asking "which god are you?"
The meaning of God's Name that He gave to Moses is
This Name that God gave to Moses is known as the:
We noted in class that the Israelites, or Jews, so revered the Name of God that they would not pronounce it for fear of mispronouncing it
How many plagues did God bring upon Egypt in order to get the Egyptians to set the Israelites free?
What was the final plague?
Death of the firstborn
What was the feast that God instituted in connection with the last plague before the Israelites left Egypt?
How was the lamb for this feast to be cooked?
What was to be placed on the doors of the houses that were to be protected from death?
Blood of the Passover lamb
This feast was to be observed in Egypt, but after being freed, the Israelites were never to keep this feast again.
How many lambs did God instruct each man to select for his family to slaughter for the Passover?
One for each household
On which day of the month were they to slaughter the Passover lambs?
14th day of the month
Who was the lamb that would appear as a fulfillment of the prophecy and as the promised foreshadowed Messiah?
Which prophet would later prophecy about the Passover lamb?
On which part of their houses were the people to place the blood of the Passover lamb?
Sides/tops of door frames
The blood was a type of salvation by blood for the children of Israel
The Day of Passover was marked in remembrance until the concept is fully consummated in the death of who?
When Jesus eats the Passover Supper with His disciples, what does He transform the Passover into?
The Lord's Supper
What did God have Moses command the children of Israel do in regard to their firstborn when they got across the Red Sea?
What does consecration mean?
to "buy back"
What does the Bible say was the road on which God led the Israelties?
Moses carried the bones of who in Exodus because of a promise made to that person by the sons of Israel?
By the day the Lord led the Israelites by a pillar of what?
By night the Lord led the Israelites by a pillar of what?
In class we called the deliverance of the Israelites the what of God?
We also spoke of this as the what purpose of God?
In Exodus 19, what did God have Moses have the Israelites do for three days before He gave the ten commandments?
True or false. The concept of purifying one's self in order to come into the Presence of God is not mentioned in the New Testament.
True or false. When God's Presence came down upon Mount Sinai, God did not allow Moses to speak.
What does "The Decalogue" (the term for the 10 commandments used by the Jews) mean?
The first four commandments are in regard to?
Relationship between humans and God
The remaining six commandments are in regard to?
Which commandment is the first of the ten to have a promise attached to it?
Honor they father/mother
One commandment commands not to give something against one's neighbor. What is it?
Give false testimony
The covenant God made with Israel through Moses is referred to as:
The Mosaic covenant
The Covenant with Israel through Moses is established by sacrifices of
The Covenant formula of this Covenant is: "I will be your God, and you will be my..." What?
True or false: This is the only covenant that can be broken by human partners.
The length of time that the Law was to be in force was until:
Christ's death on the cross
What priesthood was provided by the Law of Moses Covenant?
The Tabernacle was the place of God's what?
What did we say in class that the Tabernacle foreshadows?
In Exodus 19:5 "Now if you obey me fully and keep my covenant, then out of all nations you will be my..." What?
The day described in Leviticus 16 is the Day of?
What is the purpose of the day of atonement?
1) show seriousness of sin
2) atone for sins
3) renew and maintain covenant between God and people
The Day of Atonement reminded the Israelites of what?
That they belong to God
A certain animal was used to carry the sins of the people out of the camp? What was the animal called?
How many times did the High Priest sprinkle the bull's blood?
How long was this purifying ritual to last?
1 day a year
In Numbers 13, when God commanded Moses to send men to explore the land of Canaan, from where did God say the men should come?
the 12 tribes
The listing of the names of the men who were sent to explore the land is of no particular importance. True or False
When the people rebelled and refused to go into the land of Canaan, whose report was it that caused the people to refuse to go take the land?
What was the consequence of the rebellion caused by the report of the ten spies?
Wander in the wilderness for 40 years
When the people rebelled, they were upset at the men who brought back the report, but they were not upset with Moses. True or False
Who was the man who tried to rally the people and get them to see that, with God's help, they could surely take the land of Canaan?
What was the statement that Caleb made in Numbers 13:30?
We should take possession of the land for we can surely do it (God will keep his promises)
Who was the man who led the challenge to the leadership of Moses and Aaron?
Who settled the issue of Korah's rebellion?
What happened to Aaron's rod when God had Moses place a rod from all twelve tribes in front of the Testimony?
Blossomed and sprouted almonds
When Joshua became the leader of Israel, God told him that He would be with him, but not in the way He had been with Moses. True or False
Joshua 1:7a states, "Be strong and very courageous. Be careful to ____ all the law my servant Moses gave to you."
How many spies did Joshua send into the land prior to going in to take Jericho?
Who was the person who hid the spies when the king of Jericho sought to have them apprehended?
The spies made a promise to this person in regard to the Israelites coming into the land. What was it?
She and her family would be spared
On the day before Israel was to go into Canaan, Joshua told them to "_____ yourselves for tomorrow the Lord will do amazing things among you."
The Israelites were told to follow the priests when they carried something over the Jordan River. What was it?
The Ark of the Covenant
The Israelites were commanded something in regard to the thing the priests would carry over the Jordan. What was it?
As the Israelites crossed the Jordan River, they what?
Walked on dry land
As they crossed the Jordan, a man from each of the twelve tribes was to take up something and carry it over to the other side. What was it?
What was the sign of the Covenant that Israel observed at Gilgal before going to the Battle of Jericho?
Which feast did Joshua lead the Israelites in celebrating before the Battle of Jericho?
What did the priests carry before the people as they marched around the wall of Jericho?
Ark of the Covenant
How many times did the Israelites march around the wall of Jericho each day for six days?
How many times did the Israelites march around the wall of Jericho on the final day of marching?
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