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Creation

God's bringing things into creation out of nothing

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Serpent

The form of Satan in the Garden of Eden

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Adam

Our first father; created by God

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Eve

Our first mother; created from the rib of Adam by God

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Eden

The garden that God placed Adam and Eve

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Void

Empty, without form; the state of the world before God gave it creation and form

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Cain

Adam and Eve's first son; Murderer of Abel

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Abel

Adam and Eve's second son; murdered by Cain because God accepted his sacrifice and not Cain's

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Abraham

Founder of the Hebrew nation; first to be called upon by God

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Ark

Vessel built by Noah to carry his family and pairs of every animal

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Flood

The great deluge that destroyed the Earth by water

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Image

A representation such as a statue or picture; humans are created in God's image

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Isaac

Son of Sarah and Abraham; he was born when they were very old

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Jacob

Younger of Isaac's twin sins; he tricked his brother into giving him his inheritance and got his father's first born blessing

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Joseph

Jacob's favorite son; he was sold as a slave by his envious brothers; he later became an Egyptian pharaoh because he remained faithful to God

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Judah

One of the twelve tribes of Israel; kept Jerusalem and remained faithful to the line of David

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Noah

Righteous man who built an ark with his family and pairs of every animal on board to survive the flood

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Sarah

Wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac

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Sarai

Sarah's original name

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Seth

Adam and Eve's third son and their eventual heir

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Shem

Hebrew for "name"; Noah's first born son

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Ur

City in Mesopotamia; home of Abraham