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Who has been named the author of the Pentateuch?

Moses

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True or false? The pentateuch is NOT a scientific explanation of the universe?

true.

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What are the four sources of the Pentateuch?

Yahwist, Elohist, Deuteronomist, and Priestly

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What source? vivid, earthly style of writing with an Anthropomorphic view of God -

Yahwist

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What source? emphasis on morality and the law; highlights Moses speeches -

Deuteronomist

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What source? emphasis on Prophesies; Abraham is central figure -

Elohist

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What source? census lists, genealogies, numbers, dates, proper ways to worship -

Priestly

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Which creation story- forceful, grand; awesome, dramatic aret by glorious, majestic God -

1st

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Which creation story? lighter in tone, down-to-earth; paints picture of anthropomorphic God -

2nd

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There is only _____ ______.

One God

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God planned ___________.

Creation

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Everything God made is _____.

Good

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The ___________ is a special day of rest and worship

Sabbath

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The second creation story protrays God as a ________ who molds _______ _______.

Potter, Adam's body

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The second creation story was very ___________.

Intimate

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Creation of Eve from Adam's rib shows ______________________.

equality between men and women

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YHWH wants the couple "______________"

To become one

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Why include two creation stories?

because one story was not enough for God to explain everything

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What does the story of Fall explain?

why humans aren't always happy, and don't live forever

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The serpent became the symbol of _______.q

evil

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Sin comes from __________

the will of human beings

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Tree of knowledge of good and evil symbolizes __________________________________.

the knowledge only God can posses

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Three effects of the sin of Adam and Eve:

1. Separation from one another
2. Separation from God
3. Separation of Creation

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the consequence of original sin and is an inclination that arises from our human desires of appetites --

Concupiscence

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Story of Cain and Abel -

Cain kills Abel
-God protects Cain

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Whats the symbol of the covenant between God and Noah?

a rainbow

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Story of the Tower of Babel -

humans trying to get to heaven on their own by creating a multi- stories tower

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Which covenant with God relied on Gods fidelity alone?

Covenant with Abraham

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True or false? the covenant with Abraham was tested when God told Abraham to sacrifice his son Issac.

True

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Abraham is the model of wut?

Faith

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Isaacs two twins:

Esau and Jacob

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Jacob recieved another name -

Israel

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True or false: Israel means "one who contends with God"

true

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Jacob's twelve sons are also known as________.

Twelve tribes of Israel

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Joesph ended up in Egpyt because ____________

his brothers sold him

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How much did they sell Joseph for?

20 silver coins

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Joseph forgave his brothers and saved them from what _______?

famine

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The book of Genesis ends with what?

the death of Joseph

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God appeared to Moses through what?

a burning bush

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God instructed Moses to lead who to freedom?

the chosen people

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The ten plagues:

1. Water- blood
2. frogs
3. gnats
4.flies
5. boils
6. pestilence
7. hail
8. locusts
9. drakness
10. death of Egyptians first born

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true or false? each mass commemorates Jesus' sacrafice and saving actions on the cross and makes it present.

true

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"You shall be my people, and I will be your God" what covenant?

Sinai covenant

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The Ten Commandments summarize the what?

the law

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Gods holiness and our needs to worship him with love - Which theme?

Leviticus

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Gods love of Israel and exhorts the nation to choose between obedience to God and the law - What theme?

Deuteronomy

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The Ten Commandments-

1. I am The Lord your god you shall not have strange gods before me
2. do not take The Lords name in vain
3. keep holy the sabbath day
4. honor your father and mother
5. you shall not kill
6. you shall not commit adultery
7. you shall not steal
8. you shall not bear false witness against your neighbor
9. You shall not covet your neighbors goods
10. You shall not covet your neighbors wife

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Family Tree --

Abraham --- Isaac --- Esau and Jacob--- his 12 sons

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Which of the four sources employs an anthropomorphic view of God?

Yahwist

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which source places great emphasis on morality and law?

Deuteronomist

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Which source places great emphasis on the prophecies of Elijah and Elish?

Elohist

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What source was the last of the four traditions to be put into writing?

Priestly

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Which source highlights the speeches of Moses?

Deuteronomists

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Which source uses the name YHWH for God?

Yahwist

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Which source includes census lists, genealogies, numbers and dates?

Priestly

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True or false: the Pentateuch used popular images to convey religious truths?

True.

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Both creation stories reveal important truths about ____, ______, and ________________.

God, Creation, and Human Beings