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the hebrew translation of the hebrew scriptures

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TNK

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a collection of books as in the bible

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canon

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greek translation of Hebrew Scriptures

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Septuagint

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second law/the 7 books not in Hebrew Scripture

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Deutercanonical

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revelation/highly symbolic story telling of hope

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apocalypse

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greek term for the torah or five books

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pentateuch

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worship of false gods/problem for prophets

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idolatry

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the law accredited to moses

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torah

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hidden books not included in the protestant bible

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apocrypha

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one who has written a Gospel

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evangelist

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the ot writings including psalms history ect.

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ketubim

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lesson in the faith for those wishing membership

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chatechesis

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exiles who remained faithful to god during captivity

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remenant

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preaching the message of the gospel

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kerygma

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works of the prophets

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nebiim

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official public worship of the church

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liturgy

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formal teaching of the gospel message

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didache

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how was the torah originally transmitted?

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orally

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what is the name for the fathers of the faith and these were people like Abraham

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patriarchs

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which people were credited with writing the ot down

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the scribes of solomon

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when was the ot actually written

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950 bc

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what constituted the oral transmission

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it came from the experieces of the people had with god and eachother

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by what era did the hebrews have 2 versions of their sacred scriptures

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586 bc

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when and where did the jewish people decide to reject the septuagint

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ad 70

in Jamnia

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why did the christians adopt the Septuagint

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they had already been using it due to the fact that it was in the language they used and understood

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genesis…..the covenant

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anticipates

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exodus……the covenant

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establishes

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leviticus….the covenant

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expands upon

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the book of numbers expresses the covenant in the….

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action

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book of deuteronomy is an…..of the covenant

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adaptation for a changing society

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what was the purpose of the prophetic books

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the prophets spoke for God in matters of the covenant

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what is the difference between major and minor prophets

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major- have large books

minor- have small books

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what was the purpose of the historic books

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they recount the events from the setting of the promised land with joshua through to the occupation of Palestine by the Roman empire

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what were the key events in Israles history

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hebrews entering the promise land
dividing the land
dividing the tribes 
rule by the judges 
the monarchy
the eventual division of the kingdom and the defeat of the north 
by the Assyrian
defeat of the south by the Babylonians
period of  exile 
the return of the greeks 
a breif period of jewish self rule and eventual occupation by rome
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what kind of literature is in wisdom literature

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more poetic
symbolic
metaphoric

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includes what two major

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psalms

proverbs

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what are the 3 stages of the nt

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  1. jesus’s actual life+his teachings, ect.
  2. the oral transmission of jesus’s life
  3. the written works that helped prevent distortions
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how long was the oral transmission period

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20 yrs.

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what were the reasons they decided to write down the NT

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they realized that jesus was not comming back any time soon so they decide to have the eye witnesses write everything down so that they have these to read from until jesus does come

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what does gospel mean

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good news

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who were the authors of the gospels

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matthew
mark
Luke
john

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who wrote acts

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Luke

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acts traces the development of the early…..

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tells of the early church community trying to establish churches in famous cities @ this time

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what is an epistle

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letter

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who wrote most of the letters

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paul

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which of the epistles were considered universal

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the catholic letters

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who wrote the hebrew letters

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the author is unknown

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who wrote the book of revelation

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John

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what was the purpose of the book of revelation

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to give hope

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what old testament book told of how the early hebrew people implemented the law in the desert

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numbers

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what sin did the prophets mostly deal with

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idolatry

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which book expresses the heart and soul of the hebrew people

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wisdom literature