OT Exam 1 Review

OT Exam 1 Review - Fall 07 OT Exam 1 Review Terms Names 1...

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Fall 07 OT Exam 1 Review 1. Aaron- Moses’ brother, speaker for Moses when he went to the pharaoh 2. Abraham- tied by 2 journey and promise a. Son of Terah of Ur and Chaldeans 3. Adam & Eve- God’s creation of humans 4. Ancestral History- given between books as a bridge 5. Apodictic- of a proposition; necessarily true or logically certain 6. Ark of the Covenant- a sacred container, wherein rested the stone tablets containing the Ten Commandments as well as other sacred Israelite objects. 7. Arrangement of the OT/Hebrew Bible- 1. law (torah), Prophets(Nevium), Writings (kethuvim) OLD TESTAMENT- Law/ Pentatuch, History, Wisdom Literature and Poetry, Prophets 8. Bible- collection of books, codes origination of sound observations; old testament and new testament; witness- only 1 covenant judge, it can't change 9. Bethel - House of God, 10. Canaan- land 11. Canon - another word for scripture. The Canon consists of the 39 books of the Old Testament and the 27 books of the New. The Canon is closed which means there is no more revelation to become Scripture. 12. Caleb- the son of Jephunneh is an important figure in the Hebrew Bible, noted for his faith in God when the Hebrew nation refuses to enter the "promised land" of Canaan with Joshua 13. Casuistic- of or relating to the use of ethical principles to resolve moral problems 14. Circumcision - The token of the Abrahamic covenant during O.T. dispensations. Those who received it thenceforth enjoyed the privileges and undertook the responsibilities of the covenant. It symbolized some aspects of separation or dedication 1 to God, to whom Israel belonged; 2 from the world, the uncircumcised with whom Israel might not mix; 3 from sin 15. Covenant: a) Noah,- god asks Noah to build ARK I. First thing noah does is build halter II. God will never destroy humans again b/c evil is from youth Destruction has not solved the problem Covenant w/ all creation to not destroy again with water III. Murder- ultimate form of corruption IV. Redemption- other option to take out corruption, other than destruction b) Abraham- I. many offspring- PROBLEM- SARAH IS BARREN II. nation with land (place/promise land) III. Presence that protects IV. Blessing to all families of the world (purpose) c) Mosaic (Sinai)- the Ten Commandments give to Moses on Mt Sinai also called the Sinai covenant 16. Day of Atonement- considered to be a time for fasting, on which no food or drink are be consumed. a. Laws of clean and unclean b. Everything that made you unclean c. b/c of stuck down of Aaron’s sons d. 3 animal sacrifices I. Ram II. 2 goats
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e. Purification of Israel 17. Dead Sea Scrolls- A collection of more than 800 manuscripts written on parchment, papyrus, and copper over 2,000 years ago. The Dead Sea Scrolls were found in 1947 in what is now Israel. The Scrolls contain many different kinds of texts, including the oldest known portions of the Old Testament of the Bible. 18.
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course REL 1305 taught by Professor Holleyman during the Fall '07 term at Baylor.

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OT Exam 1 Review - Fall 07 OT Exam 1 Review Terms Names 1...

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