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Unformatted text preview: 7. What is his relationship to other deities? (Tablet III) 8. When he goes out to battle, what are his weapons? (Tablet IV) 9. How does he slay Tiamat? (Tablet IV) 10. What does he do with her body? (see Tablet IV) 11. Why is humanity created and how? (Tablet VI) Creation elsewhere in the Bible: Psalm 74:12-17 1. Who was God’s opponent? 2. What did God do with is opponent after defeating it? Psalm 89:5-13 1. What was God’s position in the cosmos? 2. Who was God’s opponent? 3. What did God do with his opponent after defeating it? Psalm 104:1-13, 24-26 1. What was God’s mode of transport? 2. What did God do after defeating the foe? 3. How is God described here? Analysis 1. List at least three similarities between Enuma elish and the Biblical texts. 2. List at least three differences. 3. How would you explain the fact that there are both so many similarities and so many differences?...
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- Spring '08
- Deity, Enuma Elish