Unformatted text preview: Jeremiah – tells Judah surrender; lone prophet. New Covenant – written on ppls hearts, ppl obey it. 597 Babylonians exile the upper class, elite – Daniel, Ezekiel, his prophecies given from Babylon. The Babylonians put Zedekiah in power – rebels. Everyone exiled to Babylon. Jeremiah taken to Egypt. Persians come to power – try to conquer Greece, does not work. Jewish could not offer sacrifices – not allowed to circumcise; Seleucia’s killed Jews who did not adhere to laws. Judas Maccabeus (the hammer) - leader – foreign gods Apocalyptic Literature – to reveal a heavenly perspective to earthly happenings....
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- Fall '08
- Judaism, Kingdom of Judah, Assyria, Judah