Biblical Literature Final
What book covers the last of the judges and the first of the kings
a national leader but a failed father?
When does theophany turn to theocracy?
Overall assessment of Eli
He was a failure
you fail at home you fail at life
lifetime Nazarite who grew up in the tabernacle at Shiloh?
Samuel appoints two kings. Who are they?
Assessment of Samuel's life?
first national leader after Joshua
First king of the whole nation
Saul's major character flaws?
Sacrifised instead of waiting for Samuel
Saul almost killed his son over a ridiculous oath
He doesn't completely destroy the Amalekites
Split of the nation date
Fall of Israel
Fall of Judah and 3rd deportation?
First deporation date?
Second deportation date?
man after God's own heart
God's rewards to David?
Series of bad decisions for David?
decision to cover up his sins
Who rapes Tamar?
Who kills Amnon?
What is the result of David's sin?
the child dies
What are the dates of Solomon's reign?
Who thought he should be king instead of Solomon?
When was the temple rebuilt?
the "golden age" of Israel
Downfall of the nation under Solomon?
manadatory national labor
led astray by wives
what prophet goes to Jeroboam and lets him know that he will take 10 of the tribes?
What are the characteristics of the Psalms?
express every emotion
summary of OT theology
helps the community of faith
What is the primary characteristic of Hebrew poetry?
What are the books of wisdom literature?
Song of Songs
What is the aim of wisdom literature?
some main characters of Proberbs
how to gain wisdom?
fear of the Lord
search for it like a hidden treasure
get it at all cost
guard your heart
message: everything in life is meaningless without God
What is the whole duty of man according to Ecclesiates?
keep His commands
Arguements of Job's friends?
God is just
a just God rewards good people
Job was stripped of rewards
he must not be a good person
message: Song of Solomon
true love between a man and a woman
true romantic love should continue into marriage
when is the Dynasty of Jeroboam?
Where had Jeroboam come out of exile from when he took over the Northern Kindom?
What cities did Jeroboam choose as center's for the Northen Kingdom?
N- what king only reigned for 2 years after; son of Jeroboam?
How many Northern dynasties were there?
How many Northern Kings were there?
Who was Nadab killed by?
Who were the kings of the Jeroboam Dynasty?
Who are the kings of teh Baasha Dynasty?
Who does Baasha kill?
Nadab and the entire royal family
How long did Baasha reign?
Who is Elah related to?
How long did Elah reign?
Who was Elah killed by?
Zimri, a trusted official of Elah's army
Who did Zimri kill?
Elah and the entire royal family
What are the three different capitals of the Northern Kingdom?
Biblical Literature Final
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