Flashcards in Test2_Terms Deck (14)
A group of chapters in the second half of Leviticus that emphasizes YHWH’s holiness and outlines specific procedures that Israelites must follow to exemplify holiness in their interactions with each other.
A Jewish commemoration of the last night the Israelites were in bondagein Egypt when they were protected from the Angel of Death.
The resting place for the Ark of the Covenant until Solomon’s Temple wasbuilt.
An agreement in which the suzerain protects a less powerful vassal in exchange for the vassal’s loyalty.
Military leader of the Israelites after Moses’ death.
The first ruler of the ten northern tribes after their secession from the Davidic monarchy.
The last judge of Israel as well as a prophet and priest who played a major role in establishing Israel’s monarchy.
A city the bible portrays as conquered by Joshua but that likely was not actually inhabited at the time.
The southern kingdom named after one of the tribes that remained loyal to the Davidic dynasty when the ten northern tribes seceded.
the reason why so few Judean kings and none in the northern kingdom are judged positively in the Deuteronomistic History
They allowed the worship of gods other than YHWH and/or sacrifices to be made outside of the Jerusalem Temple
Obey God and prosper; disobey God and suffer.
Deuteronomic Retributive Theology
Historical Context when 1st edition of Deuteronomistic History was written and edited
During Josiah's reign
Historical Context when 2nd edition of Deuteronomistic History was written and edited.
After Babylon's destruction of Jerusalem.