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97 terms
Biblical literature
Acrostic
Diaspora
Ezekiel
Glory of Yahweh
A poem in which the first letters of successive lines from a…
Dispersion of Jews from their homeland
Priest... Exiled to Babylon along with other Judean elite in 597…
book of Ezekiel... Light-filled cloud that both revealed and con…
Acrostic
A poem in which the first letters of successive lines from a…
Diaspora
Dispersion of Jews from their homeland
45 terms
Biblical Literature
Story
Covenant and Kingdom
Kingship
Biblical context, historical context,…
important in getting to know someone
two sides of the same coin that unlock the biblical story
What key term ties all six acts together?
Rules to interpretation
Story
important in getting to know someone
Covenant and Kingdom
two sides of the same coin that unlock the biblical story
9 terms
Biblical Literature
Myth
Tanak
Torah
Nevi'im
A story used to explain the unexplainable
Hebrew, or Jewish Bible (three sections
Means Law. First five books of bible (gen,eco,lev,numb, deut)
The prophets, 8 books (4 former(Joshua,judges,Samuel,kings) 4…
Myth
A story used to explain the unexplainable
Tanak
Hebrew, or Jewish Bible (three sections
75 terms
Biblical Literature
Abraham
Amalekites
Anthropomorphism
Apocalyptic Literature
A hebrew patriarch of several peoples from the regions of pal…
Descendents of Amalek who inhabited territory assigned to Isr…
The description of God in terms that are literally appropriat…
Books that report mysterious revelations that are mediated by…
Abraham
A hebrew patriarch of several peoples from the regions of pal…
Amalekites
Descendents of Amalek who inhabited territory assigned to Isr…
95 terms
Biblical Literature
Aaron
Abel
Abigail
Abraham
older brother of Moses, and a prophet of God. Moses older bro…
son of Adam and Eve. Killed brother Cain.
Nabal's wife.Convinced David to cancel his oath to kill Nabal…
flawed human, made mistakes in his life. Didn't trust God at…
Aaron
older brother of Moses, and a prophet of God. Moses older bro…
Abel
son of Adam and Eve. Killed brother Cain.
55 terms
Biblical Literature
What does TaNaKh stand for?
Mosaic Law
Name the books in the Torah
Torah
Torah, Nevi'im, Kethuvim
When Moses gave the 10 Commandments
Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Deuteronomy, Numbers
Law
What does TaNaKh stand for?
Torah, Nevi'im, Kethuvim
Mosaic Law
When Moses gave the 10 Commandments
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Biblical Literature
What time era/place is Rashbam from?
What was Rashbam's ideology?
What time era/place is Saadia Gaon from?
What was Saadia Gaon's ideaology?
12th Century, France
That we are made in the image of the Angels and we share thei…
10th Century, Babylonia
We are made in the likeness of God and we share his ruling po…
What time era/place is Rashbam from?
12th Century, France
What was Rashbam's ideology?
That we are made in the image of the Angels and we share thei…
AP Literature Allusions: Biblical
manna in the desert
the golden calf
turn the other cheek
the blind leading the blind
(OT) when the Israelites were escaping from Egypt, God sent t…
(OT) when Moses (the leader of the Israelites) was up in Moun…
(NT) to refrain from retaliation after being attacked/insulte…
(NT I think?) sinners leading sinners; refers to incompetent…
manna in the desert
(OT) when the Israelites were escaping from Egypt, God sent t…
the golden calf
(OT) when Moses (the leader of the Israelites) was up in Moun…
25 terms
Biblical Literature (Genesis)
Gen 1
Gen 3
Gen 4
Gen 6
Creation
Adam and Eve hid from God among the trees.
Am I my brother's keeper?
Plans as to how to build the ark
Gen 1
Creation
Gen 3
Adam and Eve hid from God among the trees.
64 terms
Biblical Literature Test 1
Gen1
Gen3
Gen4
Gen6
Creation
Adam and Eve hid from God among the trees.
Am I my brother's keeper?
Plans as to how to build the ark
Gen1
Creation
Gen3
Adam and Eve hid from God among the trees.
63 terms
Biblical Literature Test 4
Ezek1
Ezek37
Dan1
Dan2
I saw a windstorm...an immense cloud...surrounded by brillian…
Valley full of bones
Resolved not to defil himself with the royal food and wine
Large statute...dazzling statue, awesome in appearance
Ezek1
I saw a windstorm...an immense cloud...surrounded by brillian…
Ezek37
Valley full of bones
17 terms
Biblical Literature (Exodus)
Exod 1
Exod 2
Exod 3
Exod 4
Every boy that is born you must throw into the Nile
Moses, as a baby placed in a basket, in the Nile
Burning bush
Moses - slow of speech - Lord's anger burned against Moses
Exod 1
Every boy that is born you must throw into the Nile
Exod 2
Moses, as a baby placed in a basket, in the Nile
66 terms
Biblical Literature Test 3
Neh1
Neh2
Neh4
Neh5
Nehemiah sat down and wept because of wall of Jerusalem
King Artaxerxex, given win by Nehemiah
If a fox climbed up on wall, he would break it down
I also shook out the folds of my robe and said, 'in this way…
Neh1
Nehemiah sat down and wept because of wall of Jerusalem
Neh2
King Artaxerxex, given win by Nehemiah
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Biblical Literature (1 Kings)
1 Kgs 1
1 Kgs 2
1 Kgs 3
1 Kgs 8
Solomon anointed as king
Joab - took of of the horns of the altar
Solomon's wisdom - cut the living child in two
Solomon praying - heart is emphasized
1 Kgs 1
Solomon anointed as king
1 Kgs 2
Joab - took of of the horns of the altar
11 terms
Biblical Literature (2 Kings)
2 Kgs 1
2 Kgs 2
2 Kgs 4
2 Kgs 5
Fire from heaven consumed two different groups of 50
Elijah take to heaven on chariot of fire
Ask neighbors for empty jars - oil won't run out til all filled
Naaman healed of leprosy
2 Kgs 1
Fire from heaven consumed two different groups of 50
2 Kgs 2
Elijah take to heaven on chariot of fire
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AP Literature: Biblical Allusions
Be fruitful and multiply
Tree of Knowledge
Adam's rib
Ashes to Ashes , dust to dust
God instructs the newly-created animals to increase in number…
This is a tree in the Garden of Eden. The fruit from this tre…
God created a woman (Eve) out of Adam's rib as "helper to him".
Because Adam has broken God's rules, God punishes him and hum…
Be fruitful and multiply
God instructs the newly-created animals to increase in number…
Tree of Knowledge
This is a tree in the Garden of Eden. The fruit from this tre…
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Biblical Literature (Josh)
Josh 1
Josh 2
Josh 3
Josh 4
Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth
Rahab hiding and helping spies escape
Priests put feet in water, and water stopped flowing
Choose 12 men...take up stones from the middle of the Jordan
Josh 1
Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth
Josh 2
Rahab hiding and helping spies escape
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Biblical Literature- Genesis Terms
Burial of Jacob
Blessing of Ephraim
Saga
Canon
Jacob does not want to be buried in Egypt, but instead in Can…
Although Israel blesses both of Joseph's sons, it is Ephraim,…
A long complex narrative, often involving heroic actions and…
The official list of books that the Church declares are part…
Burial of Jacob
Jacob does not want to be buried in Egypt, but instead in Can…
Blessing of Ephraim
Although Israel blesses both of Joseph's sons, it is Ephraim,…
9 terms
Biblical Literature (1 Samuel)
1 Sam 1
1 Sam 2
1 Sam 3
1 Sam 8
Birth of Samuel
Hannah's prayer
God calls Samuel
Israel to God - give us a king to lead us. Being like other n…
1 Sam 1
Birth of Samuel
1 Sam 2
Hannah's prayer
16 terms
Biblical Literature (Deuteronomy)
Deut 1
Deut 2
Deut 3
Deut 4
"Let us send men ahead to spy out the land for us and bring b…
He has watched over your journey through this vast desert. Th…
The Lord your God himself will fight for you.
Observe the decrees and laws carefully - a wise and understan…
Deut 1
"Let us send men ahead to spy out the land for us and bring b…
Deut 2
He has watched over your journey through this vast desert. Th…
62 terms
Biblical Literature (Josh-Ezra)
Josh 1
Josh 2
Josh 3
Josh 4
Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth
Rahab hiding and helping spies escape
Priests put feet in water, and water stopped flowing
Choose 12 men...take up stones from the middle of the Jordan
Josh 1
Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth
Josh 2
Rahab hiding and helping spies escape
24 terms
Biblical Literature Exodus Vocabulary
Sabbath
Yam Suf
Decalogue
Theophany
The divinely day of rest. There are 33 activities that observ…
Hebrew for "red sea" or "reed sea"- Providing some ambiguity…
Literally meaning "ten words"(The ten commandments)- The Deca…
An experience of God that alters human Life. God breaks into…
Sabbath
The divinely day of rest. There are 33 activities that observ…
Yam Suf
Hebrew for "red sea" or "reed sea"- Providing some ambiguity…
66 terms
Biblical Literature Test 5
Acts1
Acts2
Acts7
Acts8
Jesus ascension
Tongues of fire (Pentecost)
Stephen stoned
Persecution broke out against the church
Acts1
Jesus ascension
Acts2
Tongues of fire (Pentecost)
45 terms
Common Biblical Allusions in Literature
Abraham and Sarah
Adam and Eve
Anti-Christ/Armaggedon
Babylon
He is the first patriarch of Judaism (first person to accept…
the first man and woman; she's created from a rib taken from…
the Anti-Christ is the antagonist of Christ who will appear b…
an ancient city of Mesopotamia known for its wealth, luxury,…
Abraham and Sarah
He is the first patriarch of Judaism (first person to accept…
Adam and Eve
the first man and woman; she's created from a rib taken from…
17 terms
Biblical Literature- Ruth Unit
Ruth
Naomi
Obed
King David
A widow, the title character of this short biblical book. Rut…
Ruth's Mother in law. Her Husband dies, and so she returns to…
The child of Ruth and Boaz. He is the grandfather of King Dav…
One of the great kings of Israel, known for defeating goliath…
Ruth
A widow, the title character of this short biblical book. Rut…
Naomi
Ruth's Mother in law. Her Husband dies, and so she returns to…
26 terms
Biblical Literature- Genesis People
Esau
Lot
Abraham
Noah
The son of Isaac. He sold his birthright to Jacob.
The son of Abraham. He went to Sodom after his flocks were to…
He married Sarai, and made a covenant with God.
He was one of the survivors of the great flood. He built an a…
Esau
The son of Isaac. He sold his birthright to Jacob.
Lot
The son of Abraham. He went to Sodom after his flocks were to…
61 terms
Biblical Literature Test 6
1Thess1
1Thess2
1Thess3
1Thess4
You turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God
We were gentle among you, like a mother caring for her little…
We sent Timothy...to strengthen and encourage you in your faith
It is God's will that you should be sanctified
1Thess1
You turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God
1Thess2
We were gentle among you, like a mother caring for her little…
94 terms
Midterm Review For biblical literature
historical
contemporary
literary
contemporary eyes
the bible is set in a time period, and understanding this per…
looking at the bible from the standpoint that is necessary now
looking at the bible as a piece of literature
how you were raised affects how you are looking at the bible
historical
the bible is set in a time period, and understanding this per…
contemporary
looking at the bible from the standpoint that is necessary now
89 terms
Final Roselle Biblical Literature
What year did Abraham and Sarah arrive…
The period of Patriarchs covers which…
What is the name for the land promised…
Who is the wife of Abraham?
1850
1) Abraham 2) Isaac 3) Jacob (Israel) 4) Joseph
Canaan
Sarah
What year did Abraham and Sarah arrive…
1850
The period of Patriarchs covers which…
1) Abraham 2) Isaac 3) Jacob (Israel) 4) Joseph
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Intro to Biblical Literature Vocabulary
Anthromorphism
Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books
Apostle
Canon
To represent God as a human being
Books or parts of book not part of the Jewish canon of the He…
A personal messenger or envoy of Christ, commissioned to tran…
A list of religious writings deemed to be authoritative scrip…
Anthromorphism
To represent God as a human being
Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books
Books or parts of book not part of the Jewish canon of the He…
49 terms
AP Literature Biblical References
Adam and Eve
Cain and Abel
Noah's Ark
David and Goliath
Adam and Eve the first man and woman. They live in bliss in t…
Cain and Abel the two sons of Adam and Eve. Cain was older an…
Noah built an ark, on which all the animals on the earth went…
David, a young boy who had the courage to fight the huge enem…
Adam and Eve
Adam and Eve the first man and woman. They live in bliss in t…
Cain and Abel
Cain and Abel the two sons of Adam and Eve. Cain was older an…
71 terms
Biblical Literature Test 2
What is a "ban" and how does it occur…
What are the key aspects of Canaanites…
What happened with Rahab and the Israe…
How did Israel enter the land?
Herem is the wiping out of an entire group and sometimes all…
The Canaanites had developed an extended hierarchy of gods. T…
Joshua sent spies into Canaan and they met Rahab, the prostit…
They crossed the Jordan River, which stopped flowing when the…
What is a "ban" and how does it occur…
Herem is the wiping out of an entire group and sometimes all…
What are the key aspects of Canaanites…
The Canaanites had developed an extended hierarchy of gods. T…
89 terms
Final Roselle Biblical Literature
What year did Abraham and Sarah arrive…
The period of Patriarchs covers which…
What is the name for the land promised…
Who is the wife of Abraham?
1850
1) Abraham 2) Isaac 3) Jacob (Israel) 4) Joseph
Canaan
Sarah
What year did Abraham and Sarah arrive…
1850
The period of Patriarchs covers which…
1) Abraham 2) Isaac 3) Jacob (Israel) 4) Joseph
20 terms
AP Literature: Biblical Terms
Cain
Daniel
David and Bathsheba
Job
son of Adam and Eve, killed his younger brother Abel for jeal…
noble Jewish youth, taken into captivity by Nebuchadnezzar of…
husband and wife, Bathsheba's husband was sent to front lines…
family man who has disasters that take away his family, healt…
Cain
son of Adam and Eve, killed his younger brother Abel for jeal…
Daniel
noble Jewish youth, taken into captivity by Nebuchadnezzar of…
54 terms
AP Literature Biblical Allusions
Abraham and Issac
Alpha and Omega
Apostles
Armageddon
the first two patriarchs of the Old Testament. Go made a cove…
the beginning and the end, from a quote in the Revelations in…
the 12 men chosen by Jesus to follow him and spread the gospe…
a destructive confrontation; in the Book of Revelation, the s…
Abraham and Issac
the first two patriarchs of the Old Testament. Go made a cove…
Alpha and Omega
the beginning and the end, from a quote in the Revelations in…
59 terms
Interpreting Biblical Literature Final
Which is NOT a reason why the letters…
Which is NOT an example of an informal…
Which is NOT an example of a formal le…
Which is NOT a traditional part of the…
d. it was formal to do so
b. 2 Corinthians
c. 3 John
a. purpose
Which is NOT a reason why the letters…
d. it was formal to do so
Which is NOT an example of an informal…
b. 2 Corinthians
14 terms
Biblical Literature Terms
Pious
Intimate
Vicarious
Coherent
Noble Person, Well known person
To Predict
Doing something on the behave of someone, or doing something…
Clarity, or clear speaker
Pious
Noble Person, Well known person
Intimate
To Predict
64 terms
Biblical Literature Test 1 (All)
Gen 1
Gen 3
Gen 4
Gen 6
Creation
Adam and Eve hid from God among the trees.
Am I my brother's keeper?
Plans as to how to build the ark
Gen 1
Creation
Gen 3
Adam and Eve hid from God among the trees.
16 terms
Biblical Literature Vocabulary
Zealous
Ecumenical
Venerable
Fragility / Frailty
full of or characterized by zeal
pertaining to the whole Christian church
Demanding respect because of age or dignity
vulnerably delicate
Zealous
full of or characterized by zeal
Ecumenical
pertaining to the whole Christian church
75 terms
Biblical Literature Vocab
Abraham
Amalekites
Anthropomorphism
Apocalyptic Literature
A Hebrew patriarch of several peoples from the region of Pale…
Descendants of Amalek who inhabited territory assigned to Isr…
The description of God in terms that are literally appropriat…
Books that report mysterious revelations that are mediated by…
Abraham
A Hebrew patriarch of several peoples from the region of Pale…
Amalekites
Descendants of Amalek who inhabited territory assigned to Isr…
11 terms
Biblical Literature Terms
historical truths
poetry
religious truths
epistle
truths found in the Bible that are based in fact and evidence…
expresses truths using imaginative language, symbols, sounds,…
truths about what we believe and who God is that are revealed…
a letter written from one person to another person or communi…
historical truths
truths found in the Bible that are based in fact and evidence…
poetry
expresses truths using imaginative language, symbols, sounds,…
139 terms
biblical literature study guide
God told him to go to Nineveh to make…
didn't want to go to Nineveh, escaped…
went on a ship, God cause a storm
Tossed him over board, storm stopped
Jonah
Jonah
Jonah
Jonah
God told him to go to Nineveh to make…
Jonah
didn't want to go to Nineveh, escaped…
Jonah
75 terms
Biblical Literature terminology
Abraham
Amalekites
Anthropomorphism
Apocalyptic Literature
A Hebrew patriarch of several peoples from the regions of Pal…
Descendants of Amalek who inhabited territory assigned to Isr…
The description of God in terms that are literally appropriat…
​Books that report mysterious revelations that are mediated b…
Abraham
A Hebrew patriarch of several peoples from the regions of Pal…
Amalekites
Descendants of Amalek who inhabited territory assigned to Isr…
48 terms
Biblical Allusions for AP Literature
Abraham and Isaac
Adam and Eve
Antediluvian
apostle/disciple
____ was ordered by God to sacrifice his son named ____; an a…
First man and woman (parents of mankind). God drove them from…
anything before the storm
the 12 followers of Jesus = Andrew, Bartholomew/Nathaniel, Ja…
Abraham and Isaac
____ was ordered by God to sacrifice his son named ____; an a…
Adam and Eve
First man and woman (parents of mankind). God drove them from…
11 terms
English Biblical Literature Eras
#1: Primeval
#2: Patriarch
#3: Exodus
#4: Conquest
-word means relating to the earliest history of humanity or t…
-word refers to one of the founding fathers of the nation of…
-God delivers Israel from Egyptian slavery and gives them the…
God gives Israel the region of Canaan, or the "promised land"
#1: Primeval
-word means relating to the earliest history of humanity or t…
#2: Patriarch
-word refers to one of the founding fathers of the nation of…
8 terms
Biblical Literature Exam 1
Plot
Documentary Hypothesis
J- Yahweh
E- Elohim
Conflict, complication, climax, closer
Idea that there are at least 4 earlier sources in a patchwork…
God is human, oldest version
Less human, more mysterious
Plot
Conflict, complication, climax, closer
Documentary Hypothesis
Idea that there are at least 4 earlier sources in a patchwork…
28 terms
AP Literature: Biblical Allusions
Alpha and Omega
Cain
Daniel
David and Bathsheba
the beginning and the end, from a quote in Revelations in the…
a brother who kills a brother; from the story of Adam and Eve…
one known for wisdom and accurate judgment; from a wise leade…
represents a big sin; from King David;s affair with Bathsheba…
Alpha and Omega
the beginning and the end, from a quote in Revelations in the…
Cain
a brother who kills a brother; from the story of Adam and Eve…
45 terms
English Literature Biblical Allusions
Abraham and Sarah
Adam and Eve
Anti-Christ/Armaggedon
Babylon
He is the first patriarch of Judaism (first person to accept…
the first man and woman; she's created from a rib taken from…
the Anti-Christ is the antagonist of Christ who will appear b…
an ancient city of Mesopotamia known for its wealth, luxury,…
Abraham and Sarah
He is the first patriarch of Judaism (first person to accept…
Adam and Eve
the first man and woman; she's created from a rib taken from…
38 terms
Biblical Literature Test
4 reasons for multiple authors
5 Books of Moses
Lamentation
Half of Psalms
Different lines of evidence... Language of time... Continuity of te…
Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy... (Pentatuch),…
Jeremiah
David
4 reasons for multiple authors
Different lines of evidence... Language of time... Continuity of te…
5 Books of Moses
Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy... (Pentatuch),…
65 terms
Biblical Literature Final
Proverbs
Epic of Gilgamesh
Koheleth/Ecclesiastes
The Satan
Short, memorable sayings summarizing traditional insights abo…
The Epic of Gilgamesh is an epic poem from ancient Mesopotami…
Author of the book of Ecclesiastes. Ecclesiastes is one of 24…
Definite article in hebrew. God's prosecuting attorney.
Proverbs
Short, memorable sayings summarizing traditional insights abo…
Epic of Gilgamesh
The Epic of Gilgamesh is an epic poem from ancient Mesopotami…
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