Flashcards in Test1 Deck (51):
Genesis is from a Greek word that means what?
What is the term used to describe a story about the creation of the world? (like Genesis)
What is reek for the image of God?
What would be the term if God created something from himself?
What is one argument people use to discredit Genesis?
God didn't create Sun and Moon until day 4, and thats how we track time.
Gender equality is the result of what?
the fall of man
Satan used to be called Lucifer which in Latin means what?
light giver(he was an archangel above all other angels)
Who said there is a God shaped hole in everyone?
Whenever God gives judgement, he also gives what?
What is the name of the part of the people that survived?
faithful remnant(Noah and his fam)
Who did Hitler say the Jews were descendants from?
What could Joseph's coat of many colors be considered?
Who discovered the ruins of Troy?
Over 99% of documents are lost from ancient Egypt due to what?
What period was there Jewish slaves and they created 2 great cities for pharaoh?
New Kingdom period
What were the 2 cities the Jews built during Exodus?
Ramses and Pithon
What can the Jewish cities be compared to?
Troy from Homer's Liliad
What is one of the oldest forms of literature?
What is an Epic?
A narrative about the birth of a great nation and a cultural hero
What does the word patria mean?
Homeland. It's where we get patriotic from.
Who is the cultural hero for the epic in Exodus?
How is Moses a man of 2 nations?
Born a Hebrew but raised by Egyptians.
Why does Moses kill an Egyptian?
The Egyptian was fighting a Hebrew
What does an Epic hero embody?
The cultural values of that society
epic heroes usually have what?
epic flaws(Achilles sulking in his tent)
What is the set of dieting rules regarding cleanliness of foods and non-cleanliness of others?
What is a contract that states God will do something for you, if you do something for him?(circumcision)
Why is it easy to tell when an Archaeology site was home to Jews?
There are no pig bones
What separates the Hero of Moses from other epics?
God does all the saving
What is a Greek term used to describe a miraculous salvation?
Greece is usually credited for Democracy but who also played a role?
What power did Samson have and how did he have it?
Power of strength because of his hair
What comparison can be made between Jesus and Samson?
They are both from Nazareth and it is they could be classified as a case of typology
Between Samson and Jesus, who is the type?
Between Samson and Jesus, who is the anti- type?
Samuel appointing his son's as political leaders could be problematic because?
At that time God was appointing leaders
What is the term when God is ruling a nation?
What is the second fall of man?
Golden age literature covers from who to who?
Saul to Solomon
What is the House of God called
Why does Uriah not go to sleep with his wife after David tells him to?
They are at war. Which is where David should be
Who are involved in dilemma 1: Disabilty in the Ancient World?
David and Mephibosheth
Who rapes Tamar?
Amnon, her brother, then he sends her away
What is the ideology of doing whatever you want?
How does God appear to Moses and what does he order him to do?
God appears in a burning bush and tells Moses to free the Israelites
What are the first five plagues set on Egypt?
1. Water turned blood
2. Frogs from the Nile
3. Lice from dust
4. Swarm of flies
5. Death of livestock
What are the second five plagues sent to Egypt?
1. Ashes turned boils
2. Fire hail
4. 3 days of darkness
5. Death of first born (passover)
How does God appear as at the top of Mount Sinai?
In clouds and thunder
What did Moses convince God not to do?
destroy Israel's people
Why are the Israelites given Saul as a king?
Because they wanted one