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The biblical word describing the Israelites' departure from slavery to freedom

Exodus

1

The event in which God passed over the whole of Egypt, taking lives of every firstborn Egyptian and sparing the Israelites

Passover

2

A mountain peak in the rocky southern part of the Sinai peninsula

Mount Sinai

3

An extraordinary event that is beyond human power and brought about by God

Miracle

4

A sweet bread-like food that God provided for the Israelites in the desert

Manna

5

The laws of God's covenant given to Moses on Mount Sinai

Ten Commandments

6

It wooden box in which the tablets of the 10 Commandments were kept

Ark of the covenant

7

Jacob's family were treated as honored guests and given the land in__________, a fertile area in northern Egypt

Goshen

8

In the new Kingdom, the Israelites became________ because_____________________.

-slaves
-the new pharaoh feared the Israelites; he thought they would take over Eypgt

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Moses had to flee Egypt because________________________________

The pharaoh wanted Moses put to death because Moses killed and Egyptian who was beating a Hebrew slave

10

God appeared to Moses in a______________ and asked him to____________________

-burning bush
-lead the Israelites out of slavery to freedom

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The "great acts of judgment"that God sent to convince the pharaoh to let the Israelites leave Egypt were the___________.

10 plagues

12

__________is celebrated by Jews to remember the night that God spared the lives of their ancestors and brought them out of slavery in Egypt

Passover

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The waters of the_____________ symbolize the saving waters of baptism

Red Sea

14

Moses and his brother_____________explained God's message to the Israelites

Aaron

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As Moses led the Israelites toward ____________,God demonstrated his faithfulness to his people by performing many_________________.

-Mount Sinai
-miracles

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The ___________________are the laws of God's covenant

Ten Commandments

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The Israelites' journey to the promised land of ____________ is said to have taken 40 years.

Canaan

18

How did God direct the Israelites' journey?

Through a column of clouds by day and a fiery cloud by night so they could see it

19

Got instructed Moses to have the Israelites build a _______________for God

Dwelling place

20

In this box the tablets of the 10 Commandments were kept as a visible sign of God's presence

Ark of the covenant

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_____________was chosen by God to succeed Moses and lead his people into the promised land

Joshua

22

Major disaster or catastrophe, "great acts of judgement"

Plagues

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Another name for Israelites. Why?

Hebrews because the language they spoke was Hebrew

24

The family which was given land in Goshen and they prospered and helped God's people grow in number

Jacob's family

25

The man who led the Israelites out of slavery into freedom

Moses

26

A name God wanted the Israelites to call him

"I AM"

27

The brother who helped lead the Israelites out of freedom, he was Moses. Right hand man

Aaron

28

One of the trusted generals who led the Israelites when Moses passed away

Joshua

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Jacob's family was given this fertile land

Goshen