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a collection of books as in the bible

canon

1

the hebrew translation of the hebrew scriptures

TNK

2

greek translation of Hebrew Scriptures

Septuagint

3

second law/the 7 books not in Hebrew Scripture

Deutercanonical

4

revelation/highly symbolic story telling of hope

apocalypse

5

greek term for the torah or five books

pentateuch

6

worship of false gods/problem for prophets

idolatry

7

the law accredited to moses

torah

8

hidden books not included in the protestant bible

apocrypha

9

one who has written a Gospel

evangelist

10

the ot writings including psalms history ect.

ketubim

11

lesson in the faith for those wishing membership

chatechesis

12

exiles who remained faithful to god during captivity

remenant

13

preaching the message of the gospel

kerygma

14

works of the prophets

nebiim

15

official public worship of the church

liturgy

16

formal teaching of the gospel message

didache

17

how was the torah originally transmitted?

orally

18

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

patriarchs

19

which people were credited with writing the ot down

the scribes of solomon

20

when was the ot actually written

950 bc

21

what constituted the oral transmission

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

22

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

586 bc

23

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

ad 70
in Jamnia

24

why did the christians adopt the Septuagint

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

25

genesis.....the covenant

anticipates

26

exodus......the covenant

establishes

27

leviticus....the covenant

expands upon

28

the book of numbers expresses the covenant in the....

action

29

book of deuteronomy is an.....of the covenant

adaptation for a changing society

30

what was the purpose of the prophetic books

the prophets spoke for God in matters of the covenant

31

what is the difference between major and minor prophets

major- have large books
minor- have small books

32

what was the purpose of the historic books

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

33

what were the key events in Israles history

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

34

what kind of literature is in wisdom literature

more poetic
symbolic
metaphoric

35

includes what two major

psalms
proverbs

36

what are the 3 stages of the nt

1. jesus's actual life+his teachings, ect.
2. the oral transmission of jesus's life
3. the written works that helped prevent distortions

37

how long was the oral transmission period

20 yrs.

38

what were the reasons they decided to write down the NT

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

39

what does gospel mean

good news

40

who were the authors of the gospels

matthew
mark
Luke
john

41

who wrote acts

Luke

42

acts traces the development of the early.....

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

43

what is an epistle

letter

44

who wrote most of the letters

paul

45

which of the epistles were considered universal

the catholic letters

46

who wrote the hebrew letters

the author is unknown

47

who wrote the book of revelation

John

48

what was the purpose of the book of revelation

to give hope

49

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

numbers

50

what sin did the prophets mostly deal with

idolatry

51

which book expresses the heart and soul of the hebrew people

wisdom literature