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What has many different styles of writing and can be very artistic?

Wisdom

2

What is a blessed sacrament involving the unity of a man and a woman?

Marriage

3

What does Protovangelium mean?

First Gospel

4

What is the first five book s also called?

Torah

5

Where was Goliath from?

Philistine

6

Who was the most notorious of all of Cain's descendants?

Lamech

7

What were Abram, his father and brothers jobs?

Caravan traders

8

Who did not disrespect Noah?

Shem and Japeth

9

What Abram's wife suggestion for him to help speed up fulfilling God's covenant with him?

Take a second wife

10

What is an external sign of God's covenant with Abram?

Circumcision

11

Who lived for their own personal glory?

Cainites

12

What did the descendants of Ham try to build to help them build a great city?

Tower of Babel

13

What were the names of Abram's brothers?

Nahor and Haran

14

What is a physical sign of God's covenant with Noah?

Rainbow

15

Who are the only people who are able to touch or transport the Ark of the Covenant?

Levite priests

16

Who was Jacob the favorite son of?

Rebekah

17

Why did Abraham send his servant to Mesopotamia?

Find a wife for Isaac

18

Why was Moses reunited with his mother?

She was his nurse

19

What did the new Pharaoh establish in Egypt?

enslaved Israelites
forced women to marry Egyptian men
all male babies killed

20

Why is Joseph Jacob's favorite son?

He is Rachel's son

21

Why was Rachel frustrated in her marriage?

She was unable to have children

22

Where did Joseph's descendants prosper?

Egypt

23

What did Moses birth mother teach him?

The Hebrew faith

24

Why did Jacob trick his father into thinking he was Esau?

To get his blessing

25

Why is the Great Flood seen as precursor to today?

Baptism

26

Who lived for the glory of God?

Sethites

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Who will never step foot in Canaan?

Moses

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

Jericho

29

Why did they attack Jericho first?

it was a strategic location

30

Why did the Israelites wander in the wilderness for so long?

they doubted God

31

Who took over leadership over the Israelites after Moses' death?

Joshua

32

Why was Jericho a tough city to attack?

it had great walls around it

33

What did David use to defeat Goliath?

Slingshot

34

Where did Samuel have to go to find Israel's second king?

Jesse

35

What city does David make the capital of Israel?

Jerusalem

36

What does David bring to ensure that Jerusalem is also the religious capital?

Ark of the Covenant

37

How did Solomon make Israel known and powerful?

building a great navy
building a temple
his reputation of wisdom, wealth, and power

38

What is Solomon and many of his close advisors credited with?

The wisdom literature

39

How would the prophet Abijah reveal to Jeroboam that he would rue most of Israel?

tearing his garment into 12 pieces

40

Who saved Israel from a civil war by telling Rehoboam that God took Israel from him?

Shemaiah

41

What false prophet of a pagan god did Elijah defeat?

Baal

42

What nation hated the Israelites?

Samaritans

43

What is the Greek influence known as?

Hellenization

44

Who led a revolt against the Greeks and gained back most of the Davidic Kingdom for Israel?

Matthias Maccabeus

45

To what city did Herod the Great march into and take the power of?

Jersualem

46

On what mountain did John Hyrcanus destroy a temple?

Gerizim

47

Why was King Herod called the great?

economic prosperity

48

What were local Jewish Kings in the Roman Empire used for?

Roman tributaries

49

What was comprised mostly of small towns with poor farmers?

Galilee

50

Where was the Samaritans temple?

On Mt. Gerizim

51

Who were the Sons of God?

The Sethites

52

Who were the Daughters of Men?

The Cainites

53

What is the name of a great port city?

Ur

54

Who was the mother of Abraham's heir to the kingship?

Sarah

55

Who was Abraham's youngest son and heir?

Isaac

56

Who was the son of Cain?

Enoch

57

What is the name of the city similar to Ur?

Haran

58

Who was the father of Abram?

Terah

59

Who was Abram's first son?

Ishmael

60

What is Abram's second wife?

Hagar

61

Who was the son of Seth?

Enosh

62

Were God was going to have Isaac sacrificed?

Moriah

63

Who was the nephew of Abraham?

Lot

64

Who was the twin brother of Jacob - birth rites were stolen from him?

Esau

65

Who was the woman Jacob was tricked into marrying?

Leah

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Who was Jacob's favorite wife?

Rachel

67

Who was the Favorite son of Jacob?

Joseph

68

What is the name of Isaac's wife?

Rebekah

69

Who was the man with 12 sons?

Jacob

70

Who was the son of Abraham and was tricked by Jacob?

Isaac

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What was Joseph's Egyptian name?

Zaphenathpanea

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Who tried to convince his brother not to kill Jacob?

Reuben

73

Who was the brother - in - law of Moses?

Aaron

74

What was the name of Jacob's uncle?

Laban

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What was the name given to Jacob by God?

Israel

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What was a set of more lenient laws - second law?

Deuteronomy

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What gives a census of all the tribes?

Numbers

78

What is the name of the spy that had confidence of invading Canaan?

Caleb

79

Who led the Israelites into the promised land?

Joshua

80

Who was the 1st king of Israel?

Saul

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What is another name for the promised land?

Canaan

82

Who was the last judge of Israel?

Samuel

83

What is the name of the priestly tribe?

Levites

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Who was the persistent enemy of Israel - assembled a large army?

Philistines

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What is the name of the 1st city taken in promised land by the Israelites?

Jericho

86

What is a very strict set of laws given to the Israelites?

Leviticus

87

Who aided the Israelite spies in Jericho?

Rahab

88

What is the civilization of people that negatively influenced Israel men?

Moab

89

Who led the Israelites throughout the wilderness?

Moses

90

What is the name of the city that Saul was instructed to destroy completely?

Amalek

91

Who was the son of wise King Solomon?

Rehoboam

92

Who built a pagan temple in Samaria?

Abijah

93

Who was the King of Israel that married Sidonian princess and fell into worshipping her god?

Ahab

94

Who worshipped a pagan god as Queen of Israel and persecuted all those who spoke out against it?

Jezebel

95

Who tried to get Egypt to ally with Israel to defeat the Assyrians?

Hoshea

96

Who found out about Hoshea's plan and kicked all the influential Israelites out of the capital?

Salameneser

97

Who stopped a civil war in Israel when it split?

Shemaiah

98

Who tore his garment into 12 pieces and handed 10 of them to someone?

Jeroboam

99

What did God create in each "day?"

Day 1 - - Night and Day
Day 2 - - Sky and Sea
Day 3 - - Land and Vegitation
Day 4 - - Sun and moon
Day 5 - - Fish and Birds
Day 6 - - Land animals and man

100

Be able to fill in the chart showing the similarities between Isaac and Jesus

Isaac - - Beloved son was offered
He was obedient
He carried his own supplies
Jesus - - Beloved son was offered
He was obedient
He carried his own cross

101

What are the three oaths or promises that God made with Abraham?

1. Land and a nation
2. Kingship and a name
3. Blessing for all nations

102

What was Moses request to Pharaoh - and what were the conditions of Pharaoh's negotiations?

He wanted 3 days to go out into the wilderness to worship

Were allowed to worship - but had to stay in Egypt

103

Explain the Passover event including the 3 conditions of the feast?

Angel of death will pass over any home with blood on the doorpost

1. unleavened bread
2. Roast the lamb
3. Eat in traveling clothes

104

Be able to write the 10 commandments

1. I am the Lord your God - - no false gods before me
2. Do not use the Lord's name in vain
3. Remember to keep holy the sabbath day
4. Honor your mother and father
5. Do not kill
6. Do not commit adultery
7. Do not steal
8. Do not bare false witness against your neighbor
9. Do not covet your neighbors wife
10. Do not covet your neighbors goods

105

What made Samuel appoint a king?

People wanted one and God said to give them one

106

When Saul was named King - - what was done to him that up until then only Levite priests had undergone?

Anointed with oil

107

In what book of the bible does Moses give the Israelites a new set of more lenient laws?

Dueteronomy

108

What four things does the book of Deuteronomy tell the second generation of Israelites?

1. Brief history
2. Why important to follow laws
3. New lenient laws
4. Prediction of Israel

109

Explain Sauls 1st and 2nd mistakes and what was his punishment for each?

1. Did not wait for sacrificing material
end to his Dynasty

2. Did not destroy the city of Amalek COMPLETELY
Lost his kingship

110

Name the 7 major and 3 minor element of the Covenant with David?

Major
1. David gets kingdom
2. David get a Dynasty
3. King becomes God's adopted son
4. Covenant is unlimited
5. Jerusalem is the spiritual center of world
6. Temple is sign of the covenant
7. Wisdom literature is the new Torah

Minor
1. Queen mother is important figure
2. Prime minister is permanent feature in govt
3. Thank offering becomes primary liturgy celebrated

111

Explain what Elijah's greatest miracle was and tell me what happened?

Defeated prophets of Baal

112

What two legends are associated with Solomon's temple?

1. Built on the gates of the underworld
2. Built where Isaac was going to be sacrificed

113

What was introduced into the world due to Adam and Eve's disobedience?

Sin