Flashcards in Lesson 4/ Ancient Israelites Deck (26):
jewish house of worship
the settling of jews outside of Israel
forced to live away from a home country
the stories of Abraham, Moses, and the people of Exodus
the religion of the jewish people
a set of 10 laws for responsible behavior
the journey taken by the enslaved Israelites under the leadership of Moses from Egypt across the Red Sea, through the desert and back towards Canaan.
belief in one god.
Compare what Abraham believed to what others believed in Mesopotamia.
Most Mesopotamians believed there were many gods, but Moses believed there was only one god.
What 2 things did Abraham's religious beliefs cause him to do
1. he promised to be faithful
2. he gave Abraham's descendants the land of Canaan.
Abraham became known as the father of the...
the jewish people
Abraham was the father of the Arab people through is son...
What caused the Exodus that Moses led?
A revolt against the people of Egypt.
Who was Israel's first king in 1020 B.C.
Which king of Israel built up Jerusalem.
The Ten Commandments are part of what 3 major religions
Judaism, Christianity, Islam
King David built up which city as his capital
The 3rd king of Israel (who was known for his wisdom)
After Solomon, The southern part of Israel which was divided into 2 tribes was called
The Kingdom of Judah
Who defeated the kingdom of Judah in 721 BC
In 539 BC, Babylonia was conquered by
Who allowed the Judaeans to return to Judah
Who conquered the Judaeans
Who did the Romans order to leave Jerusalem in 130 AD