Old Testament

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Old Testament
1 5. The Exile
1.1 The Israelites were enslaved to Egypt for 400 years.
1.1.1 God asked Moses to convince pharoah to free the Israelites from captivity. When the pharoah said no to Moses, God gave him powers to change pharoah's mind There were ten plagues. After each plague pharoah would say that he would let the Israelites go but everytime he changed his mind. Pharoah finally freed the Israelites after the death of the firstborn which killed pharoah's son After the Israelites left Egypt the wondered in the wilderness for 4o years God led the Israelites to the promise land by a cloud in the day and a pillar of fire in the night.
2 6. Mt Siniai And The Giving Of The Law
2.1 Mt. Sinai is where God gave Moses the Ten Commandments
2.1.1 Moses stayed on Mt. Sinai for forty days and forty nights. The lord came down in a thick cloud after thunder and lightning and a very loud horn Moses broke the tablets that the ten commandments were written on when he was angered by children of Israel worshipping a Godlen calf Moses' brother, Aaron, made the Israelites a golden bull out of gold earings. This angered God and almost made him to destroy all of the Israelites The ten commandments were also a written version of the covenant that God made with Abraham may years before.
3 4. Jacob/Israel
3.1 Jacob is the grandson of Abraham and the son of ISaac. He stole his brother's, Esau,, birthright.
3.1.1 Jacob's 12 sons formed the tribes of Israel Jacob once wrestled with an angel or God and thats how he got the name israel which means "struggles with God Jacob had 12 sons with four women, but he only loved Rachel which is one the reasons that he loved Joseph the most Jacob fled after he took Esau's birthright because he thought that he was going to kill him. When Jacob and Esau meet up again Esau kisses him and weeps. Jacob came out of his mothers womb grasping Esau's heel
4 1. Creation
4.1 God Created the world and everything in it and the whole universe with the power of his words in seven days.
4.1.1 On the first day he created light, on the second day he created heaven, on the third day he created land and plants, on the fourth day he created the sun, moon and stars, on the fifth day he created the sea, animals ,and birds, on the sixth day he created land animals and man, and on the last day he rested and created the sabbath. When God created the universe and the world he was pleased with what he had created, six times he said that it was good and the final time he said that it was very good God created us in his image and in his likeness God created man and made Adam, and then said that loneliness was the first bad thing ti enter into the world so then he created Eve from Adam's rib God created humans to live forever but when sin entered the world it caused seperation from God and death
5 2. The Fall
5.1 When God created Adam and Eve he placed them in the Garden of Eden and told Adam not to eat fruit from the Tree of the knowledge of good and evil or he would surely die
5.1.1 The deviil/satan took the body of a serpant or snake and convinced Eve to doubt God's word Satan Told Eve that if she ate the fruit from the tree that she would become as powerful as God and once she ate the fruit she took it to Adan abd he also ate the fruit. Once they ate the fruit they knew that they did wrong, they noticed that they were naked and tried to cover themselves with fig leaves and when they heard God they hid from him God punished Adam with hard work and Eve with bearing children with great pain. He punished satan by making him crawl on the ground. Adam and Eve's other punishment was death and having to work for food. Satan's other punishment was that the seed of the woman would destroy him. In the new testament we find out that this is Jesus Christ
6 7. King David
6.1 King David was born in bethlehem to Jesse and Nitzevet, he was the youngest of his brothers and tended to the sheep.
6.1.1 Out of all of his brothers, David was anointed by Saul even though he was the smallest and the youngest. David is famous for fighting volunteering to fight the & foot 5 450 pound Goliath. Because of his faith in God he kills Goliath by slinging a rock at his forhead Saul tried to kill David even though David became really good friends with Saul's son Jonathon. David is also known for having a relationship with Bathsheba and then killing her husband who was one of his generals When Saul dies David takes the throne and he united the people of Israel
7 3. Noah and the Flood
7.1 God saw that his creation had become wicked and he decided to wipeout humanity. However, there was one righteous man left, Noah
7.1.1 God told him to build an ark for him and his family because a flood would come that would kill every living thing on the earth He was also instructed to bring two of each animal and food for the animals. It rained for forty days and forty nights and the waters flooded the earth for 150 days and everything on the earth was killed After a year God invited Noah to come out and he built and altar and worshipped God, God Promised to never destroy all the living things on the earth and he marked this covenant with a rainbow.
8 8. King Solomon
8.1 King Solomon was the child of David aand Bethseba
8.1.1 Solomon is known as the wisest man to ever live but also as one of the most foolish. God gave Solomon wisdom but this made him to wander from God Solomon built the first temple in Jerusalem on Mount Moriah In a dream that Solomon had, God said that he would Grant Solomon anything that he wished. He wished for understanding and discernment. God was happy with his answer and gave him wealth and power Solomon married the daughter of Pharoah for political reasons and this angered God. Solomons 700 wives caused him to stray from the path of pursuing God and led him to worship idols.
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