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OT Review-Genesis, Exodus, Levitcus, Numbers
|Torah - Nevi'im - Kethuvim acronym
|Most consistent of 3 canons
|Septuigant-Greek translation of the OT
|When were the Dead Sea Scrolls found?
|1947 in a cave by a boy who threw a stone
|Explain how we got the word Yaweh
|the vowels were added to the word YHWH so that the priests could pronounce it when reading.
|No other God's before me
|You shall not make an idol for yourself
|Don't miss use the name of the Lord
|remember the Sabath & keep it holy
|Honor your father & mother
|You shall not murder
|You shall not commit adultery
|You shall not steal
|You shall not bare false witness against your neighbor
|You shall not covet
|1st son of Jacob
|2nd son of Jacob
|3rd son of Jacob
|4th son of Jacob
|Which was Jacob's favorite son?
|Who was the youngest son of Jacob?
|before common era
|what's the definition of codex?
|a book that folds open
|extended family of scribes from 500- 1000
|define masoretic text
|result of the work of the Masoretes (Hebrew Bible)
|Define MT consistency
|made the OT consistent & word placement was consistent. Completed by highly trained.
|Hebrew has no vowels so they added their own
|What happened in 1970?
|roman Catholics stopped using Latin in their services
|How many chapters of the OT are Aramaic?
|What language is the OT written in originally?
|1st 5 books of the OT. Torah=more like the word "gospel" means law Pentatech=specific designation Christian
|Define Thohu wevohu
|a story about how something came to be (true or made up)
|agreement between 2 parties you keep your end of the deal whether or not the other person does
|What happens in 1275 BC?
|End of the Exodus
|Who is Ramses II?
|pharaoh during the Exodus
|Define Lex talionis
|the punishment should fit the crime
|a general principle no exceptions no punishments listed
|takes into account the cause
|What are the 4 sections of the OT?
|Torah, Histories, Poetical & Wisdom, Prophets
|Books as prophets in POT but not Jewish
|Lamentations & Daniel
|Histories in POT but Kethuvim in Jewish
|Ezra, Nehemiah, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Esther, Ruth
|Books counted as 1 in Jewish but 2 in Christian
|Samuel, Kings, Chronicles, Ezra-Nehemiah
|7 Books unique to the Roman Catholic canon
|Tobit 1 & 2 Maccabees Wisdom of Solomon Sirach Baruch Judith
|What is the Major Prophets
|3 longest prophetic books
|What is the Minor prophets?
|12 shorter prophetic books
|Who translated Latin Vulgate?
|Which canon has a 5-book sub-division?