Abrahamic Religions

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  1. Abrahamic Tribes origination
    semitic tribes
  2. Themes of Abrahamic Religions
    • Monotheism
    • Omnipotent
    • Omniscient
    • Omnipresent
  3. Linear Wordview
    World has a starting date and ending date
  4. zoroastrianism
    concepts of heaven, hell, Day of Judgement, Angels, Demons
  5. Enuma Elish
    • Babylonian Epic Poem
    • Parallels Creation story of Genesis
  6. Epic of Gilgamesh
    Noah and the ark
  7. 14 million Jews. Most born into Judaism
    theme is constant disobedience
  8. ex nihilo
    Out of nothing
  9. Abraham
    • Father of three faiths 
    • Judaism Christianity and Islam
    • God promises Abraham land and offspring covenant
  10. Ishmael
    Son of Abraham
  11. Isaac
    Son of Sarah means laughter
  12. Jacob
    Changed name to Israel
  13. YHWH
    Personal name of God revealed to Moses
  14. Exodus
    • "to lead out"
    • This is single most important event in Judaism
  15. Covenant
    • Agreement between two parties
    • Greek meaning of this is Testament
  16. Saul
    First King of Israel
  17. David
    • "the anointed one"
    • Israel's greatest king
  18. Temple with Ark of the covenant
    Holiest place on earth
  19. Torah
    • the teachings
    • core of hebrew Bible
  20. Talmud
    Collection of commentaries and traditions

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