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Abram is called by YHWH to leave ____ and go to the land of ___.

Ur, Canaan

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Abram leaves, taking with him his wife _____ and nephew _____.

Sarai, Lot

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Abram tells the Pharaoh that the woman that he is with is not his wife, but his:

sister

3

The Priest/King of salem who greets Abram with gifts of bread and wine:

Melchizedek

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The name "Abraham" means:

Father of the blessed

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God's everlasting bond with the Chosen People of Israel is called the:

Covenant

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Because Abram's wife was old and barren, she asks this slave girl to have his child:

Hagar

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This slave girl has Abram's first-born son named:

Ishmael

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Abraham shows great hospitality to three "visitors" when camped at:

Mamre

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Abraham and Sarah's response to the news that she in her old age will bear a son:

shock

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The name "Isaac" is Hebrew for:

laughter

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The two cities that stir up the wrath of God:

Sodom and Gomorrah

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Abraham bargains with God to spare these cities if he can find at least ___ good men:

10

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When the townspeople try to "abduct" Lot's visitors, Lot offers:

his two daughters

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As the two cities are destroyed, Lot's wife turns around to watch and is turned into:

a pillar of salt

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Abraham reveals to ____ that Sarah is actually his ____.

Abimelech, half-sister

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The sign of the covenant between God and Abraham's descendants:

circumcision

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Abraham's steward will choose a wife for Isaac if she offers water to himself and:

his camels

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Isaac marries ____ and meets her older brother ____.

Rebekkah, Laban

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Isaac preferred his hunter son ____ and his wife preferred ____.

Esau, Jacob

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The name "Jacob" means ____ and the name "Israel" means ____.

Heel, wrestles with God

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Esau sells his birthright to Jacob in exchange for ___ because he was hungry.

Stew

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At Bethel, Jacob has a dream of:

a stairway to heaven

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Jacob falls instantly in love ____ but through Laban's trickery must marry ___ first.

Rachel, Leah.

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Esau's response to meeting his brother Jacob after many years apart:

forgiveness and mercy

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This Hivite, the son of King Hamor who rapes Dinah and then want to marry her:

Shechem

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Joseph is sold into slavery to:

Pharaoh

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In jail, Joseph correctly interprets the dreams of:

a baker and butler

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At the end of Jacob's life, he gives his solemn blessing and inheritance to:

Judah

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God promises Abraham that his descendants will be as numerous as the ___________ and the ___________ .

stars in the sky, grains of sand