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1

What is the Abrahamic covenant?





The covenant made between God and Abraham.

2

What did God wants the Jews to show the world?

God wanted them to show that God is the only God.

3

In the Abrahamic covenant, what three things does God promise?

Make of Abraham a great nation.

Make Abraham fruitful.

Give Abraham and his descendants a land to call their own.

4

In the Abrahamic covenant, what two things does Abraham promise?

Circumcise as a sign of the covenant.

Follow the mitzvot given to Abraham.

5

What did God give to Moses and why is it important?

God gave Moses 10 Commandments. This is important as it gives Jews a guide for living.

6

What is another name for The Ten Commandments?

The 10 sayings.

7

Which mountain did Moses retrieve the commandments from?

Mount Sinai.

8

How many rules in total did God give to Moses?

613 commandments.

9

What is a rule that shows how God is to be respected?

Do not worship false Gods.

10

What is a rule that shows how God cares about the Jewish people?

To give to Charity.

11

What is a rule that shows how God wants justice and fairness?

To not take revenge/not to take bribes/not to testify falsely.

12

What can breaking the covenant lead to?

Exile from the promised land.