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Unformatted text preview: Think about what is distinctive about the prophet’s personal life or message. 2) Psalms – know the types of psalms used and the three types of parallelism 3) Wisdom Books – know the general contents of the books and what is distinctive about them, as covered in class. 4) Megilloth – know what books are classified in this category 5) Apocrypha – know what books and what type of books are contained in this collection 6) Intertestamental History – You will not be expected to know all of the figures covered in class, but you should be able to identify the most important, such as Nebuchadnezzar, Cyrus, Alexander the Great, Ptolemy, Seleucus, Antiochus Epiphanes, the Maccabees, Herod the Great, Pompey, Augustus, Vespasian, Titus, Pontius Pilate 7) Jewish Sects – You will be expected to know about the major Jewish sects and what is distinctive about each one of them....
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- Fall '08
- Tanakh, Hanukkah, Maccabees, Simon Maccabee Pompey