Flashcards in Chapter 4 Notes: Deck (57):
Who has been named the author of the Pentateuch?
True or false? The pentateuch is NOT a scientific explanation of the universe?
What are the four sources of the Pentateuch?
Yahwist, Elohist, Deuteronomist, and Priestly
What source? vivid, earthly style of writing with an Anthropomorphic view of God -
What source? emphasis on morality and the law; highlights Moses speeches -
What source? emphasis on Prophesies; Abraham is central figure -
What source? census lists, genealogies, numbers, dates, proper ways to worship -
Which creation story- forceful, grand; awesome, dramatic aret by glorious, majestic God -
Which creation story? lighter in tone, down-to-earth; paints picture of anthropomorphic God -
There is only _____ ______.
God planned ___________.
Everything God made is _____.
The ___________ is a special day of rest and worship
The second creation story protrays God as a ________ who molds _______ _______.
Potter, Adam's body
The second creation story was very ___________.
Creation of Eve from Adam's rib shows ______________________.
equality between men and women
YHWH wants the couple "______________"
To become one
Why include two creation stories?
because one story was not enough for God to explain everything
What does the story of Fall explain?
why humans aren't always happy, and don't live forever
The serpent became the symbol of _______.q
Sin comes from __________
the will of human beings
Tree of knowledge of good and evil symbolizes __________________________________.
the knowledge only God can posses
Three effects of the sin of Adam and Eve:
1. Separation from one another
2. Separation from God
3. Separation of Creation
the consequence of original sin and is an inclination that arises from our human desires of appetites --
Story of Cain and Abel -
Cain kills Abel
-God protects Cain
Whats the symbol of the covenant between God and Noah?
Story of the Tower of Babel -
humans trying to get to heaven on their own by creating a multi- stories tower
Which covenant with God relied on Gods fidelity alone?
Covenant with Abraham
True or false? the covenant with Abraham was tested when God told Abraham to sacrifice his son Issac.
Abraham is the model of wut?
Isaacs two twins:
Esau and Jacob
Jacob recieved another name -
True or false: Israel means "one who contends with God"
Jacob's twelve sons are also known as________.
Twelve tribes of Israel
Joesph ended up in Egpyt because ____________
his brothers sold him
How much did they sell Joseph for?
20 silver coins
Joseph forgave his brothers and saved them from what _______?
The book of Genesis ends with what?
the death of Joseph
God appeared to Moses through what?
a burning bush
God instructed Moses to lead who to freedom?
the chosen people
The ten plagues:
1. Water- blood
10. death of Egyptians first born
true or false? each mass commemorates Jesus' sacrafice and saving actions on the cross and makes it present.
"You shall be my people, and I will be your God" what covenant?
The Ten Commandments summarize the what?
Gods holiness and our needs to worship him with love - Which theme?
Gods love of Israel and exhorts the nation to choose between obedience to God and the law - What theme?
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
Family Tree --
Abraham --- Isaac --- Esau and Jacob--- his 12 sons
Which of the four sources employs an anthropomorphic view of God?
which source places great emphasis on morality and law?
Which source places great emphasis on the prophecies of Elijah and Elish?
What source was the last of the four traditions to be put into writing?
Which source highlights the speeches of Moses?
Which source uses the name YHWH for God?
Which source includes census lists, genealogies, numbers and dates?
True or false: the Pentateuch used popular images to convey religious truths?