Hebrew Scriptures Final

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  1. 1947 discovery was a boon to Scripture scholars
    Dead Sea Scrolls
  2. Belief in one God revealed to Isralites
    monotheism
  3. founders of the Jewish faith (Abraham, Isaac, Jacob)
    Patriarches
  4. parents of Ishmael
    Abraham and Hagar
  5. What does Genesis mean?
    Begining
  6. What is "the day of rest" called?
    Sabbath
  7. The title for God meaning "the Lord."
    Adonai
  8. Another name for the 10 Commandments
    Decalogue
  9. What is the Seder?
    a ritual that the Jews celebrate their freedom from slavery in Egypt
  10. Another name for the "Day of Atonement"
    Yom Kippur
  11. What is the time of the jubilee?
    a time when debts are canceled and those who lost property can redeem it
  12. The priests in ancient Israel are part of what tribe?
    Levi
  13. Priest-prophet that leads the Israelites and warns them against having a king
    Samuel
  14. A priest and Samuel's mentor
    Eli
  15. If this man wasn't in the house of David Jesus may not have been born.
    Joseph
  16. Founded Catholic Worker Movement
    Dorothy Day and Peter Maurin
  17. Lived in a Carmelite monastery in late 1800's, before dying at 24
    St. Therese of Lisieux
  18. What is the Greek translation of the Old Testament and the oldest complete version in existence?
    Septuagent
  19. How many books are in the Hebrew Scriptures?
    46
  20. What are nomads?
    people who have no fixed home and roam around lands
  21. What is a theophany?
    physical appearance of God in the Bible
  22. What is the Sherma?
    a prayer said by Jews 3 times a day to honor the unity of God
  23. What should I know about Ruth? Who are her famous ancestors?
    Ruth makes a covenant pledging her commitment to Naomi, God and her people; David
  24. What kind of worship does God condemn?
    Empty worship
  25. Jews that revolted against the Greeks
    Maccabees
  26. 7 branched candelabra used by Jews
    Menorah
  27. Wisdom is referred in the Proverbs book as____
    A Woman and how to live a good life
  28. Who was the king that released the Babylonian exiles from Jewish captivity?
    Cyrus
  29. What is the ban?
    when conquerors destroy everything in the town and take nothing
  30. What is the Book of Lamentations and who wrote it?
    5 poems showing Judah's grief over the loss of Jerusalem and Baruch
  31. What is the suffering servant?
    an innocent man that doesn't suffer because of his own sins but in order to save people from thiers
  32. What is the shortest book of the Bible?
    Obediah
  33. Pharaoh during the time of Moses
    Ramses II
  34. time period of the story of Moses
    1300 BC
  35. Mountain where Moses got 10 commandments
    Mt. Sinai
  36. succeeded Moses as leader of the Hebrew people
    Joshua
  37. What is a eulogy?
    Speech or writing honoring the deceased
  38. Who was Moses' brother? Mom?
    Aaron and Jochebad
  39. What does Moses mean?
    drew out and child
  40. What was Moses' job?
    Shepherd
  41. David's father
    Jesse
  42. 1st king of Israel
    Saul
  43. Saul's son and friend of David
    Johnathon
  44. Number of psalms
    150
  45. 5 types of psalms
    Hymns, Historical, Royal, Wisdom, Laments
  46. time period of Davids reign
    1000-961 BC
  47. 2 other names for Jerusalem
    Zion and Holy City
  48. Prophet during David's reign
    Nathan
  49. David's general
    Joab
  50. David's 2nd oldest and rebellious son
    Absalom
  51. Did David dance before the Lord?
    Yes
  52. David's profession and hobby
    Harpist
  53. What does David have when he goes up against Goliath?
    Shepherd staff, sling shot and rocks
  54. God promises David's line will live forever
    True
  55. When was Israel divided into 2 kingdoms
    922 BC
  56. Why does God say yes to having David as a king?
    He is young
  57. Who builds the temple?
    Soloman
  58. What was Amos?
    layman, shepherd, dresser of sycamores
  59. Where was Amos from?
    Tekoa
  60. Who was king during Amos' time?
    Jeroboam II
  61. Who does Amos especially confront?
    Women
  62. Where do the North priests exile Amos to?
    The South Kingdom
  63. 2 things Jeremiah was denounced
    dreamer and a liar
  64. Jeremiah advised what king?
    Josiah
  65. Jeremiah's social class
    Priestly
  66. Where does Jeremiah die?
    In exile in Egypt
  67. Jeremiah's scribe
    Baruch
  68. Another name for Hosea
    Osee
  69. Hosea's wife
    Jezreel
  70. Hosea's 1st son
    Jezreel
  71. Hosea's other 2 children
    LO-ruhama and LO-ammi
  72. enemy of Israel during time of Hosea
    Assyrians
  73. had lips purified with burning coal
    Isaiah
  74. Knew his audience would be obstinate and stiff-necked
    Ezechiel
  75. 3 activities expected of a prophet
    challenger, comforter and spokesman for the future
  76. 3 ways God spoke to his people
    through the 10 commandments, events in history and visions
  77. Well educated member of the kings court
    Isaiah
  78. Who of the Philistine army challenges the Israelite army?
    Goliath
  79. What was the conscience of Israel?
    Prophets
  80. Who hears God's call when he has to eat a scroll with God's words?
    Ezekiel
  81. Who undertakes the journey to collect the debts owed to Tobias' father, Tobit?
    Raphael
  82. rebuilds temple after exile
    Niomia
  83. Hanukkah=_______ and what does it celebrate?
    Festival of lights and the re-dedication of the temple by the Maccabees after the Greeks had fled it
  84. Who delivers/saves Nineveh?
    Jonah
  85. Scriptures use ____________
    Many types of literature
  86. feminine voice is used in
    Proverbs, Sirach and Wisdom
  87. helps post-exile reforming of Judah
    Erza
  88. Jewish reformer who would rather die than be friends with the king and eat pork
    Eleazar
  89. man in a cave with lions
    Daniel
  90. tested and found to be faithful
    Job
  91. exiled the people at Judah
    Babylonians
  92. has a vision of dry bones in a valley and it comes to life
    Ezekiel
  93. interpreter of dreams (7 fat cows and 7 thin cows)
    Joseph
  94. called by God to deliver/save Israel in a time of crises after the Exodus
    Judges
  95. book with themes of liberation and covanent
    Book of Exodus
  96. Mt. Sinai= ___________
    Horeb
  97. originally there were __ tribes of Israel but __ were taken over by another country
    12; 10
  98. Day of rest (Sabbath) for Jews, Christians and Muslims
    Saturday, Sunday, Friday
  99. "Israel" comes from...
    Jacobs experience with God
  100. son of Ruth and Boaz
    Obid
  101. taken up to heaven by a fiery chariot
    Elijah
  102. Jews that flee the kingdom of Judah
    Samaritans
  103. intends to get God's universal law for all people through the story of a mean-spirited prophet
    Book of Jonah
  104. Focus of the book of Joel
    locust plague
  105. prophet's name that means "my messenger" and he tells people of the tithe
    Malacai
  106. What is Hasidam?
    Very strict Ortodox Jews
  107. major element in the psalms of lament
    details of sufferings endured
  108. factors in the end of the Northern Kingdom and the Exile of the Southern Kingdom
    they had to pay tributes to foreign powers
  109. Gideon is known as a judge who challenges Ba'al? How is he known?
    youngest of a lowly family in Manasseh
  110. Another name for the Divine Office
    liturgy of the hour
  111. What is the Liturgy of the Word?
    the first part of mass
  112. What is the Responsorial Psalm?
    the response to God's word

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