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Review Sheet Test 1 - 39 OT Books in Order: Genesis,...

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39 OT Books in Order: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 & 2 Samuel, 1 & 2 Kings, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, Ester, Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, Daniel, Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi 10 Commandments in Order: 1. You shall have no other gods before me. 2. You shall not make for yourself an idol. 3. You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God. 4. Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy. 5. Honor your father and mother. 6. You shall not murder. 7. You shall not commit adultery. 8. You shall not steal. 9. You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor. 10. You shall not covet anything that belongs to your neighbor. Structure of the Hebrew Bible: 1. Torah [Instruction] 2. Nevi’im [Prophets] 3. Kethuvim [Writings] Structure of the Protestant Old Testament: 1. Pentateuch 2. Historical Books 3. Poetry and Wisdom Books 4. Prophetic Books Unifying Structure of the Bible: The Bible as a meta-narrative : Creation Corruption Correction Consummation Canonization of the Hebrew Bible: (I) TORAH : Accepted as Scripture by the 5 th century BCE (after the return from the exile) (II)PROPHETS : Accepted as Scripture by the end of the 3rd century (c. 200) BCE
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(III) WRITINGS : Accepted as Scripture by the 2nd century CE Into the 2 nd cent. CE the Jewish canon of Scripture was not closed. As a result of rabbinic discussions (at Jamnia and elsewhere), the canon with its tripartite division was closed sometimes in the 2 nd cent. CE Canonization of the New Testament: Closure in 367 CE Basis of Canonicity of the New Testament: Apostolic origin Most decisive was the apostolic content, i.e. whether the writing agrees with the apostolic teaching, not who wrote it Orthodox content Does the writing affirm orthodox theology? Frequent church use Was the writing used frequently? Inspiration The Holy Spirit is the author of Scripture Inspiration (breathed upon or into) is the special influence of God upon the origin of Scripture through its human authors God’s Covenant with Noah: UNILATERAL and UNCONDITIONAL The sign of the covenant: RAINBOW God’s Covenant with Abraham: UNILATERAL and UNCONDITIONAL The sign of the covenant: CIRCUMCISION Sinai Covenant: (1) God's commitment to Israel – freely given (2) Israel's obligation to keep the commandments of the covenant Only through the obedience to the covenant, Israel will be blessed. If they disobey the commandments, God will punish them. Unlike the previous two covenants, the Sinai covenant is BILATERAL and CONDITIONAL
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Characteristics of First Creation: Symmetry : o Days 1-3 issued in the locus for the inhabitants mentioned in the following three days (1/4) light and darkness (2/5) firmament/sea creatures and birds (3/6) dry land and vegetation/land creatures and humans
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