BibExam2 - Books to Know *Genesis o Creation stories - P...

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Books to Know *Genesis o Creation stories - P (Priestly): geared towards creation of everything, then man - J (Yahweh): geared towards creation of man first o Garden of Eden, Noah and the flood o Abraham cycle: Isaac, Jacob, Joseph o Divine-human relationship o Promise-fulfillment-threat o Creation Joseph in Egypt o Original covenant of land and progeny *Exodus o God’s covenant starts to be fulfilled o Israel in Egypt becomes slaves o Moses goes and delivers God’s people o Mt. Sinai and the 10 commandments/Moses covenant o Promise-fulfillment-threat o Legal and ritual regulations Leviticus o Priestly instructions on maintaining ritual Numbers o Partial account of Israel’s fourty-year wandering o Narrative and legal matter o God condemns the old generation b/c of their complaining Deuteronomy o Provides a powerful criterion by which to interpret Israel’s national successes and failures o Heavily edited narrative of Israel’s history from the conquest of Canaan through the Babylonian destruction of Judah (Joshua-2 Kings, 1200-587 BCE)
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course REL 120 taught by Professor Sullivan during the Spring '08 term at Ill. Wesleyan.

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