Flashcards in Chapter 9, 10 & 11 Deck (35)
What does Joshua offer to all the head tribesmen of Israel?
A chance to back out of serving God
Rehab is an ancestor of whom?
How many wives does Solomon have?
What can you tell me about the Temple?
Built for all nations
Built by Solomon
Held the Ark of the Covenant
What did David want to bring to the capital?
The Ark of the Covenant
What literature is Solomon credited with?
Book of Wisdom
Who were the keeps of the Ark of the Covenant?
What tribe is King David from?
What are three things about King Solomon?
Built the temple
Had a lot of power
Was a polygamist
What did the Egyptian Pharaoh send to King Solomon?
their daughters for his wife
What did Davide want Jerusalem to be?
The political and spiritual capital
What happened after David took over the kingship from Sual?
A civil war
Who engaged in a civil war with David?
Who is the father of David?
Who defeated the giant Goliath?
In whose court did David work by playing music?
Who built the temple ?
Who were the only people who were able to transport the Ark of the Covenant?
Who was David's wife who mocked him for dancing?
Who named David King and had him anointed?
What army was Goliath a member of?
What is the name of the city on the border of Juah and the northern tribes?
Who was the first King of Israel?
What are the 3 secondary or minor elements of God's covenant with David?
Queen mother will be important figure
Thanksgiving offerings became the primary liturgy celebrated
Prime Minister is a permanent feature in government
What are the 7 major elements of God's covenant with David?
He gets a kingdom
He gets a Dynasty
King becomes God's adopted son
His covenant is unlimited
Wisdom literature will be in the new Torah
Temple is a sign of the Covenant
Jerusalem is the spiritual center of the world
What gift did Solomon ask God for?
Wisdom or the knowledge to govern his people
What 2 other names is Jerusalem known as?
City of David
Since David was only about 13 years old during battle - - how did he come to be in a 1:1 fight with Goliath and what skill does David possess that enables him to defeat Goliath?
He was taking his brother (a soldier) food and Goliath was challenging other to a 1:1 fight but no one was stepping up to fight So David did - - he was a sling shot expert
What three things demonstrates the power of Solomon's kingship?
His international empire
His reputation for wealth and power that attracted visitors
Egyptian pharaohs who gave him their daughters to be his wives