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the five powers who conquered the Jewish kingdom at one point or another
Assyria
Babylonia
Persia
Rome
Greece
the three kings, in order of reign
Saul
David
Solomon
another word for covenant
testament
the bible is a love letter, also known as the _______ of ___.
Word of God
Church Tradition comes from God's revelation, or
_____-______________ with us
self communication
the dead sea scrolls are the earliest
manuscripts of hebrew
the sroty of god's actions and the people's responses over many centuries
salvation history
the biblical period of the Old Testament lasted from _______ b.c. until about _______ a.d.
1850 b.c.-100 a.d.
who led the Israelites into Canaan?
Joshua
the returned exiled Israelites became known as Jews, from the word?
Judah
under these two people, the Jews re-established the Law and restored Jerusalem
Ezra and Nehemiah
list of books recognized as divinely inspired [in the bible]
canon
what are the four types of books in the Old Testament?
pentateuch
historical
wisdom
prophetic
Joshua, Ruth, Judges, 1 & 2 Samuel, 1 & 2 Kings, 1 & 2 Chronicles, 1 &2 Maccabees, Tobit, Judith, Esther
historical
Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Sirach
wisdom
isaiah, jeremiah, ezekial, daniel, hosea, joel, amos, obadiah, jonas, micah, haggai, malachai, lamentations,etc.
prophetic
Jacob had how many children?
twelve
Isaac and Rebecca's two boys
Jacob and Esau
The kingdom was split in two by Assyrian and Babylonian conquer. which was which?
Assyrian:North
Babylonian:South
Jews in the Babylonian [southern] kingdom worshipped where?
the temple in Jerusalem
those in the Assyrian [Northern] kingdom worshipped where?
Mount Tabor
Prophets spoke of the New Jerusalem, represented in this building
the new temple

hope
the Church's official teaching voice or office consisting of the world's bishops together with the pope
magisterium
who are the three patriarchs of Jewish faith?
abraham
isaac &
jacob
who are the matriarchs of Jewish faith?
sarah
rebekah &
rachel
after Solomon died, the kingdom divided into north and south. what was each kingdom called?
north:israel
south:judah
after fifty years in babylon, the exiles were released from captivity by the conquering..?
Persians