Flashcards in Mid Term Exam Deck (113)
What has many different styles of writing and can be very artistic?
What is a blessed sacrament involving the unity of a man and a woman?
What does Protovangelium mean?
What is the first five book s also called?
Where was Goliath from?
Who was the most notorious of all of Cain's descendants?
What were Abram, his father and brothers jobs?
Who did not disrespect Noah?
Shem and Japeth
What Abram's wife suggestion for him to help speed up fulfilling God's covenant with him?
Take a second wife
What is an external sign of God's covenant with Abram?
Who lived for their own personal glory?
What did the descendants of Ham try to build to help them build a great city?
Tower of Babel
What were the names of Abram's brothers?
Nahor and Haran
What is a physical sign of God's covenant with Noah?
Who are the only people who are able to touch or transport the Ark of the Covenant?
Who was Jacob the favorite son of?
Why did Abraham send his servant to Mesopotamia?
Find a wife for Isaac
Why was Moses reunited with his mother?
She was his nurse
What did the new Pharaoh establish in Egypt?
forced women to marry Egyptian men
all male babies killed
Why is Joseph Jacob's favorite son?
He is Rachel's son
Why was Rachel frustrated in her marriage?
She was unable to have children
Where did Joseph's descendants prosper?
What did Moses birth mother teach him?
The Hebrew faith
Why did Jacob trick his father into thinking he was Esau?
To get his blessing
Why is the Great Flood seen as precursor to today?
Who lived for the glory of God?
Who will never step foot in Canaan?
What was the name of the first city that the Israelites attacked in Canaan?
Why did they attack Jericho first?
it was a strategic location
Why did the Israelites wander in the wilderness for so long?
they doubted God
Who took over leadership over the Israelites after Moses' death?
Why was Jericho a tough city to attack?
it had great walls around it
What did David use to defeat Goliath?
Where did Samuel have to go to find Israel's second king?
What city does David make the capital of Israel?
What does David bring to ensure that Jerusalem is also the religious capital?
Ark of the Covenant
How did Solomon make Israel known and powerful?
building a great navy
building a temple
his reputation of wisdom, wealth, and power
What is Solomon and many of his close advisors credited with?
The wisdom literature
How would the prophet Abijah reveal to Jeroboam that he would rue most of Israel?
tearing his garment into 12 pieces
Who saved Israel from a civil war by telling Rehoboam that God took Israel from him?
What false prophet of a pagan god did Elijah defeat?
What nation hated the Israelites?
What is the Greek influence known as?
Who led a revolt against the Greeks and gained back most of the Davidic Kingdom for Israel?
To what city did Herod the Great march into and take the power of?
On what mountain did John Hyrcanus destroy a temple?
Why was King Herod called the great?
What were local Jewish Kings in the Roman Empire used for?
What was comprised mostly of small towns with poor farmers?
Where was the Samaritans temple?
On Mt. Gerizim
Who were the Sons of God?
Who were the Daughters of Men?
What is the name of a great port city?
Who was the mother of Abraham's heir to the kingship?
Who was Abraham's youngest son and heir?
Who was the son of Cain?
What is the name of the city similar to Ur?
Who was the father of Abram?
Who was Abram's first son?
What is Abram's second wife?
Who was the son of Seth?
Were God was going to have Isaac sacrificed?
Who was the nephew of Abraham?
Who was the twin brother of Jacob - birth rites were stolen from him?
Who was the woman Jacob was tricked into marrying?
Who was Jacob's favorite wife?
Who was the Favorite son of Jacob?
What is the name of Isaac's wife?
Who was the man with 12 sons?
Who was the son of Abraham and was tricked by Jacob?
What was Joseph's Egyptian name?
Who tried to convince his brother not to kill Jacob?
Who was the brother - in - law of Moses?
What was the name of Jacob's uncle?
What was the name given to Jacob by God?
What was a set of more lenient laws - second law?
What gives a census of all the tribes?
What is the name of the spy that had confidence of invading Canaan?
Who led the Israelites into the promised land?
Who was the 1st king of Israel?
What is another name for the promised land?
Who was the last judge of Israel?
What is the name of the priestly tribe?
Who was the persistent enemy of Israel - assembled a large army?
What is the name of the 1st city taken in promised land by the Israelites?
What is a very strict set of laws given to the Israelites?
Who aided the Israelite spies in Jericho?
What is the civilization of people that negatively influenced Israel men?
Who led the Israelites throughout the wilderness?
What is the name of the city that Saul was instructed to destroy completely?
Who was the son of wise King Solomon?
Who built a pagan temple in Samaria?
Who was the King of Israel that married Sidonian princess and fell into worshipping her god?
Who worshipped a pagan god as Queen of Israel and persecuted all those who spoke out against it?
Who tried to get Egypt to ally with Israel to defeat the Assyrians?
Who found out about Hoshea's plan and kicked all the influential Israelites out of the capital?
Who stopped a civil war in Israel when it split?
Who tore his garment into 12 pieces and handed 10 of them to someone?
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
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
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
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
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
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
What made Samuel appoint a king?
People wanted one and God said to give them one
When Saul was named King - - what was done to him that up until then only Levite priests had undergone?
Anointed with oil
In what book of the bible does Moses give the Israelites a new set of more lenient laws?
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
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
Name the 7 major and 3 minor element of the Covenant with David?
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
1. Queen mother is important figure
2. Prime minister is permanent feature in govt
3. Thank offering becomes primary liturgy celebrated
Explain what Elijah's greatest miracle was and tell me what happened?
Defeated prophets of Baal
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