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Portion of Old Testament beginning with Hosea and ending with the last book of the Old Testament
1st of the books of the minor prophets/married a prostitute at God's command as an illustration of the Jew's unfaithfulness to Him
Portion of Old Testament comprised of the Law of Moses (1st 5 books of the Bible)
Hebrew word for Writings/includes wisdom books & history/Ruth, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon, Lamentations, Daniel, I & II Chronicles
Book of wisdom which is comprised mainly of short sayings mostly attributed to Solomon intended to impart wisdom
Number of books in Eastern & Oriental Orthodox Old Testament
2nd book written by Jeremiah the prophet regarding the fall of Jerusalem
Moabite girl who left her people to stay with her mother-in-law upon the death of her husband
Longest book in the Bible containing 150 songs/many were written by David/longest chapter in the Bible is the 119th chapter of this book
Penultimate (2nd to last) book of the Old Testament
Man known for his great suffering which was allowed by God to prove a point to Satan
Joshua was the 1st/Samuel was the last/included Barak, Deborah, Samson, and Gideon
The account of Moses and the departure of the Israelites from Egypt
Hebrew word for portion of Old Testament comprised of writings of the Prophets/includes Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings, & all books named for the major & minor prophets
Old testament book which expresses the love between a bride and groom/also title of Toni Morrison work
Book of wisdom in which instruction is given by 'The Preacher' (actually Solomon)/includes 'there is a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot...'
4th book of the Bible which contains accounts of Korah's rebellion and the refusal of Israelites to enter the Promised Land
Considered canon by Catholic & Orthodox churches but not Protestants/include 1 & 2 Esdras, Tobit, Judith, 1 & 2 Maccabees, Bel & the Dragon, Story of Susanna, Baruch
Interpreted Nebuchadnezzar's dream and Belshazzar's vision of a hand writing on a wall/survived the lion's den
5th book of the Bible which contains Moses' farewell address
Sent to Ninevah but took a detour through the Mediterranean and the belly of a whale
Weeping prophet/wrote namesake book and Lamentations
Last book of the Old Testament
Contains the accounts of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, Noah, Cain, Abel, Adam & Eve
Shepherd who became a prophet (not King David)/'But let justice roll down as waters, and righteousness as a mighty stream.' quoted by Martin Luther King Jr
Priest who was spiritual leader at the 1st rebuilding of Solomon's Temple/traditionally held to have compiled the entire Old Testament into its present form
Title given to the 4 prophets who wrote the longest books
Major prophet who foretold of the Messiah and the Babylonian Captivity but did not live to see it/portions used as libretto for Handel's Messiah
Greek translation of the Old Testament used in the time of Jesus/means 70 referring to 70 Jewish elders who translated it
3rd book of Bible which contains laws about marriage, ritual cleanliness, and laws regarding the priests and sacrifices
Jewish leader who rebuilt the wall around Jerusalem
1st judge of Israel/1st book not written by Moses
Prophet during Babylonian Captivity who saw 'a wheel within a wheel' and had visions by the river Chebar
Number of books in Jewish or Protestant Old Testament
Girl who became wife of the King Ahasuerus of Persia (Xerxes I)/was raised by her uncle Mordecai
Number of books in Catholic Old Testament

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