Vocabulary
Kings
The Bible
The Patriarchs
Moses and Exodus

100

Another word for the 10 Commandments

Decalogue

100

As a young man, he was anointed by Samuel because God chose him as King of Israel

David

100

The different type of writing styles in the Bible that tell the truth God wants to share

Literary forms or genres

100

The story of Abraham and Sarah is in this book in the Bible

Genesis

100

The story of Moses and Exodus is in these 2 books in the Bible

Exodus and Deuteronomy

200

A type of prayer where God is given respect and honored as being great

Adoration

200

He asked God to give him an understanding heart  - he knew that true human wisdom comes from God's wisdom

King Solomon

200

This book in the Bible is a book of poems and hymns believed to be written by David

Psalms

200

Abraham and Sarah were to journey to the Promised land, which is called this

Canaan

200

God gave Moses the 10 Commandments in this place

Mount Sinai

300

Short sayings that offer traditional insights and folk wisdom of the people are called this

Proverbs

300

The 1st king of Israel - he was a military leader and was anointed by Samuel

King Saul

300

An important theme in all of the literary forms in the Bible is this

God's faithful love

300

God changed the names of Abram and Sarai to these names, as a sign of his covenant with them

Abraham and Sarah

300

God gave the Israelites these 2 things when they were in the desert and they complained they were hungry

Quail and manna

400

A type of prayer where we ask God for help and acknowledge we need him

Petition

400

He became the leader after Moses died and led the Israelites into Canaan

Joshua

400

Wisdom writings of the people of Israel include Sirach, Ecclesiastes, and these 4 Bible books

Wisdom, Psalms, Proverbs, and Job

400

God promised Abram that one day he would have many of these -- as many as the stars in the sky

Descendants

400

The Jewish memorial meal that celebrates the Israelites' escape from slavery in Egypt

Passover Seder

500

Putting yourself into the reading is one of the steps in practicing this prayerful way to read Scripture

Lectio Divina

500

Placing a special oil on a priest, king, or prophet to mark that person as chosen by God

to anoint

500

A form of writing in the Bible that describes the destruction of evil and the coming of God's reign

Apocalyptic literature

500

The Patriarchs - they appear in the Book of Genesis

Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob

500

He refused to give the Hebrews their freedom, causing God to unleash 10 plagues on Egypt

The Pharaoh