Class Notes (904,836)
CA (538,328)
UTM (24,814)
RLG (560)
RLG202H5 (15)
Lecture 2

Lecture 2 of Judaism

3 Pages
155 Views

Department
Religion
Course Code
RLG202H5
Professor
Sarianna Metso

This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full 3 pages of the document.
Judaism - RLG202
NRSV translation is a good bible
Lec 2: Sept 14
The Story of the beginnings
the first four books: it is Mesopotamian traditions
super powers: Assyria, Egypt, Babylon
oIsrael Judah is squished and trampled on because they are in
the middle of them three
M any of the people migrating to the area settled on the plain lying
between the tigris and Euphrates rivers known as Mesopotamia
oIt is fertile here because there are rivers
oSo there is a lot of civilization here
The Story of Abraham
As an example of Ancient Cultural Exchange
Abram The Father (or God) is exalted
Abraham = The Father of Many Nations
oAm - ?
Abrahams characteristics
oRighteous man, with wholehearted commitment to God
oA an of peace; compassionate and hospitable
oA quick-acting warrior
oAn unscrupulous liar to save his own skin
Afraid of being killed, so he said sarah, his wife, is his
sister
oA man of great spiritual depth and strength
oA person with common human weakness and needs
Abraham in post biblical Judaism
Temple Judaism to scripture Judaism
Jewesh piety
They are in diaspora
oCircumcision is to create an identity and cohesion
Emphasis on Abrahams testing by God and his endurance
Abraham in Christianity
they accepted the Abraham traditions and the old testament
Father of the Faithful
www.notesolution.com

Loved by over 2.2 million students

Over 90% improved by at least one letter grade.

Leah — University of Toronto

OneClass has been such a huge help in my studies at UofT especially since I am a transfer student. OneClass is the study buddy I never had before and definitely gives me the extra push to get from a B to an A!

Leah — University of Toronto
Saarim — University of Michigan

Balancing social life With academics can be difficult, that is why I'm so glad that OneClass is out there where I can find the top notes for all of my classes. Now I can be the all-star student I want to be.

Saarim — University of Michigan
Jenna — University of Wisconsin

As a college student living on a college budget, I love how easy it is to earn gift cards just by submitting my notes.

Jenna — University of Wisconsin
Anne — University of California

OneClass has allowed me to catch up with my most difficult course! #lifesaver

Anne — University of California
Description
Judaism - RLG202 NRSV translation is a good bible Lec 2: Sept 14 The Story of the beginnings the first four books: it is Mesopotamian traditions super powers: Assyria, Egypt, Babylon o Israel Judah is squished and trampled on because they are in the middle of them three M any of the people migrating to the area settled on the plain lying between the tigris and Euphrates rivers known as Mesopotamia o It is fertile here because there are rivers o So there is a lot of civilization here The Story of Abraham As an example of Ancient Cultural Exchange Abram The Father (or God) is exalted Abraham = The Father of Many Nations o Am - ? Abrahams characteristics o Righteous man, with wholehear
More Less
Unlock Document


Only page 1 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


OR

Don't have an account?

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit