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Jeremiah
major writing prophet
warns Judah of the Babylonian's intention to attack
escapes to Egypt when Babylonians attack
Second Isaiah
major writing prophet
writes in the great spirit of Isaiah
writings in the Book of Consolations
Suffering Servant Prophecies
Ezekiel
major writing prophet
a disturber before exile
a comforter after the fall
How was Ezekiel a disturber?
warned people of an exile because of their sinful ways that would cause the downfall
How was Ezekiel a comforter?
told the people there would eventually be a restoration of the king, temple, and people
many believe Jesus fulfills this prophecy
Cyrus
King of Persia
conquers Babylon
set Jews free
wants a tribute from Jews
Ezra and Nehemiah
leaders in rebuilding the Temple and city walls
led in dedication of rebuilding the Temple and reaffirming the covenant
Jonah
minor writing prophet
tried to run from God
Jonah's message affirms God's love for everyone- even gentiles
his message attempts to end isolation
Alexander the Great
conquers the Middle East
ends Jewish isolation
dies and his kingdom is divided by his 3 generals
Anitochus IV
king of Syria that takes control of Judah
calls himself Epiphanes meaning "god-manifest"
Jews called him Epimanes meaning "madman"
thinks he's a reincarnation of Zeus
builds a Greek gym and makes Jews practice naked
makes Jews become "Greek" in language and customs
Daniel
mythical character in the Book of Daniel
dream interpretter
stays faithful to the Jewish religion
lions didn't eat him
Book of Daniel
2 parts
1. stories of Daniel and his faithfullness to God
2. visions God gave Daniel
title "Son of Man" which is used by Jesus comes from this book
Maccabees
family that led the revolt against Antinochus IV in 168BC
reclaimed Temple in 142 BC (Hanukkah)
descendants called Hasmoneans
Pompey
Roman general who led the Romans to Jerusalem to settle disputes among Hasmoneans
brings the Romans that never leave
Herod thre Great
appointed king by Romans in 37 BC
hated by Jews because he's a half jew
began rebuilding/renovatin the Temple to make it grand
accomplished builder/built many homes/palaces
puppet king
Job
good man
suffers terrible tragedy
tested by God
doesnt lose faith
questions god's fairness