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OT Themes

This is a set I created with the help of "Encountering the Old Testament" by Bill Arnold and Bryan Beyer to study for the Old Testament competency exam at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. I've tried to identify three themes central to each book.
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creation, sin, covenant
Genesis
deliverance, law, covenant
Exodus
law, sacrifice, holiness
Leviticus
preparation, disobedience, wandering
Numbers
theology, history, covenant
Deuteronomy
conquest, inheritance, settlement
Joshua
wavering, war, collapse
Judges
sovereignty, humility, redemption
Ruth
Saul, David, monarchy
1 Samuel
David, covenant, rebellion
2 Samuel
Solomon, schism, retribution
1 Kings
retribution, prophets, captivity
2 Kings
commentary, genealogies, David
1 Chronicles
commentary, temple, wavering
2 Chronicles
return, temple, intermarriage
Ezra
return, wall, reform
Nehemiah
captivity, courage, deliverance
Esther
suffering, wisdom, transcendence
Job
praise, variety, emotions
Psalms
wisdom, generalizations, education
Proverbs
success, vanity, reverence
Ecclesiastes
romance, sexuality, celebration
Song of Songs
Judah, judgment, servant
Isaiah
Judah, persecution, captivity
Jeremiah
war, repentance, acrostics
Lamentations
Babylon, judgment, rebuilding
Ezekiel
faithfulness, sovereignty, apocalypse
Daniel
Israel, adultery, plea
Hosea
Judah, locusts, answer
Joel
Israel, worldliness, justice
Amos
Edom, judgment, promise
Obadiah
Nineveh, repentance, mercy
Jonah
Judah, justice, lament
Micah
Nineveh, judgment, sovereignty
Nahum
Judah, grief, surrender
Habakkuk
Judah, judgment, promise
Zephaniah
Exiles, temple, promise
Haggai
Exiles, visions, kingdom
Zechariah
Exiles, sacrifices, promise
Malachi
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