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1

David wanted Jerusalem to be not only the political capital - - but what other capital?

spiritual

2

What did Joshua offer to all the head tribesmen of Israel?

A chance to back out of serving God

3

Whom is Rahab an ancestor of?

King David

4

How did the Israelites know which house was Rahab's?

Because she hung a scarlet cord in the window

5

What resulted immediately after David began to take over the kingship from Saul?

Civil war

6

What did David want to bring to the capital?

Ark of the Covenant

7

What literature is David credited with?

Books of Wisdom

8

Who were the keepers of the Ark of the Covenant?

Levites

9

What tribe is King David from?

Judah

10

What is the name of the first city that the Israelites attacked in Canaan?

Jericho

11

Why was Jericho the first city they attacked?

It was in a very strategic location

12

What is the name of the city on the border of Judah and the northern tribes?

Jerusalem

13

What army was Goliath a member of?

Philistines

14

Who named David king and had him anointed?

Samuel

15

What is the name of David's wife and mocked him for dancing?

Michal

16

Who are the only people who could transport the Ark of the Covenant?

Levites

17

Who was the 1st king of Israel?

Saul

18

Who defeated the giant Goliath?

David

19

Who is the father of David?

Jesse

20

Who was engaged in a civil war with David?

Ishbaal

21

Who court did David work in - - playing music?

Saul

22

What are the 7 major elements of God's covenant with David?

1. David gets a kingdom
2. David gets a dynasty
3. King becomes God's adopted son when anointed
4. Covenant is unlimited (time and Space)
5. Jerusalem is the spiritual center of the world
6. Temple is a sign of the covenant
7. Wisdom literature is the new Torah

23

What the 3 secondary/minor elements of God's covenant with David?

1. Queen mother will be an important figure
2. Prime minister is a permanent feature in the government
3. Thanksgiving offerings become the primary liturgy celebrated

24

Explain Sauls 1st mistake and what was his punishment?

Only had 600 troops to fight the Philistines - - Samuel turn to God for help but Saul gets nervous and prepares a sacrifice of his own.

Punishment - - his kingship will NOT pass on to his sons

25

Explain Sauls 2nd mistake and what was his punishment?

God wants Saul to destroy the city of Amalek COMPLETELY - - he only partially destroys it - - he keeps the livestock

Punishment - - it is the end of his Kingship

26

What are the 2 other names Jerusalem is known as?

1. The City of David
2. Zion

27

Since David was only around 13 years old - - how did he come face to face with Goliath on the battle field and what skill does David have that enable him to defeat Goliath?

He was taking food to his brothers who were soldiers - - Goliath was challenging anyone in the army to a 1:1 fight - - no one stepped up so David did

He is skilled in sling shot

28

Explain how David prevailed with respect and justice in his civil war?

He killed the people who beheaded Saul's son - - They were tried as traders and murderers

29

What was David called to do in his kingship or in other words what was the purpose of his kingship?

David's kingship was to fight Philistine tribes not build a temple for the covenant

30

What resulted after David took over the kingship from Saul?

Civil War