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What was the first era?
The age of the patriarchs
Who were the patriarchs?
abraham isaac and jacob
What was the second era?
The eqyptian era
Who lead the people out of egypt?
Moses
What happened with Moses at Mt. Sinai
Covenant
What was the third era
The conquest and settlement of the promised land
who led the conquest and settlement of the promised land?
joshua and the judges
another name for the land of Canaan
promised land
the fourth era
the united kingdom
who is solomons son
rehoboam
when the people resent rehoboam ascending to the throne, who do the ten northern tribes seperate from
Judah
who was the first king of the northern kingdom of israel
jeroboam
what year did the assyrian forces defeat israel
721
who was the first king of the united kinddom
saul
who was the second king of the united kingdom
david
Who was the third king of united kingdom
solomon
what did solomon build
temple
what did the temple contain
the presence of yahweh
the destruction of the temple signaled the withdrawl of yahwehs presence and ? of israel
protection
who was expected to come from davids lineage?
messiah
what was the fifth era?
divided kingdom
What was the sixth era?
kingdom of Judah
in the kingdom of judah, the inital reforms were of kings
hezekiah and josiah
what year did the invasion that led to babylonian exile
587
what was the seventh era?
the exile in babylon
Who does the davidic line appear to end with
jehoiachin
what profoundly changes the jewish worldview
experience of exile and suffering
who rose in the exile in babylon
prophets and priests
what was the eighth era?
reconstruction and persian period
there is a return from exile under the leadership of?
zerubbabel
Zerubbabel was a prince of
Judah
Who was the priest who rose after the exile
joshua
what do zerubbabel and joshua do?
rebuild the temple
Who made reforms in the reconstruction period
nehemiah and ezra
What was the 9th period
The greek (hellenistic) period
Whos empire influenced the language and culture of most of the world
Alexanders
Who ruled egypt at the time of alexander
ptolemies
who ruled syria at the time of alexander?
seleucids
What revolt happened because of persecution
Maccabaeans
What did the maccabaeans revolt establish
measure of political and religious independence for the Jews
What was the last era called
The Roman Era
Who were the romans armies of?
pompey
Who did the romans wrest control of
Jerusalem
what city is just south of shiloh
bethel
What city is just north of bethlehem
jerusalem
What city is just right of gaza?
beersheba
What area is just right or east of tyre
phoenicia
What city is just north of hazor?
Dan
What area is just directly south of the dead sea?
edom
what area is just southeast of the dead sea?
moab
What body of water is just south of qumran
dead sea
What river is between the sea of galilee and the dead sea
the river jordan
What body of water is just south of hazor
sea of galilee
what mountain range is just west of the jordan river?
central mountains
What area is west of the central mountains
the coastal plain
What area is just east of the jordan river?
transjordan plateau
What country does the nile river flow through
Egypt
What body of water is north of eqypt?
mediterranean sea
What area is just north of the mediterranean sea?
Hittite empire
what body of water is east of egypt
Red sea
What area of land is just north of persepolis
persia
what body of water is just south of persepolis
persian gulf
What land is just west of Ur
babylonia
What land is between egypt and babylonia
canaan
What land is just south of babylon
babylonia
What land is just north of mt. sinai
canaan
What land is just south of the caspian sea
assyria