Abraham & Book Of Genesis

Who initiated the covenant with Abram?

God aka: Adonai

Where was abram born in?

Eastern end in Ur

The story of Abram begins the ? of the Hebrews.

History

Who did Abram marry?

Sarai

Where did Terah moved his family?

From Ur to Haran

Abram was a ? Because hew as a member of a speaking a Semitic language, in particular the Jews and Arabs.

Semite

What are the three major religons of the world that trace their faith origin to Abraham?

Christianity, Judaism, and Islam

Societies at this time were ?.

polytheistic

Abram's family worshipped tye moon goddess ?.

Sin

In genesis this ? Tradition portrays God very human.

Yahwist

The concept of an afterlife wasn't part of the early ? theology.

Hebrew

Importance of covenants in ? and Christian scriptures can not be overstated.

Hebrew

The Muslims revere ? as the founder of their holiest city and honor him during the annual Hajj to Mecca.

Ishmael

Abraham bartered with God to spare the city of ? from destruction if at least five good people could be found.

Sodom

Yahweh made a covenant with Abraham and promised he and Sarai would bare a son and be called ?.

Isaac

What does Yahwist mean?

Writing techniques that make God appear human

Abraham and Hagar bore a son by the name of ?

Ishmael

Where Abram lived in Canaan

Lot

Eventually Hagar was ? From Abraham's tribe

Banished

Genesis 1-11 is rooted in ?

Prehistory

The twelve tribes of Jacob were the basis for the twelve tribes of ?

Israel

The code ? is the basis for parts of the Israelite codes

Hammurabi

What does theology mean?

The study of God

A spoken ? was believed to release power that determined the destiny of the recipient and couldn't be retracted as in the story of Esau and Jacob.

Blessing

According to custom Jacob was bound to give his blessing to his oldest son ?

Esau

To say that God has unlimited knowledge, understanding, awareness and insights means he is ?

Omniscient

When it is said that God is present at all places at all times means he is ?

Omnipresent

To say that god has unlimited power and authority means he is ?

Omnipotent

The story of Adam and Eve shows that ? Began their act of disobedience.

Original sin

This creation story explains how God created the world and it can be found in ? story

first creation

God established a ? with humans and promised never to abandon them.

Covenant

Since God made humans in his image; therefore, God is a ?

God of intimacy

The consequence of Adam and Eve's disobedience ended in a ?, so that they would have to work, suffer, and eventually die.

Curse

The Book of Genesis answers the question, how did ? enter the world.

Evil

This story tells about how humans came to be. It is found in the ? story.

Second creation

God id very pleased with everything he created and said after each creation, it is ?.

Good

The story of Cain and Abel is an example of ?.

Personal sin

God intended for man and woman to share ? with each other.

Equality

By giving human beings the ability to forgive, love, etc., he shared his ? with them.

Power

God made the Sabbath ?.

Holy

The Book of Genesis has only one ? bringing everything into existence.

Creator

The Genesis story has God creating something on each day; therefore, we can assume God ? everything.

Planned

The story of the flood found in Genesis 1-11 is similar to ?.

Gilgamesh Epic

The account of the Creator found in Genesis 1-11 is based on ?.

Enuma Elish

Abram

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