The Jewish Bible Stories

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Below I will slowly add links to discussions about some of the main stories within the Jewish Bible.

The Teachings (Torah)

  • Creation
    (Gen 1-2)
  • The Fall: Adam and Eve
    (Gen 3-4)
  • The Flood: Noah’s Ark
    (Gen 6)
  • The Tower of Bable
    (Gen 11)
  • Abraham’s Covenant
    (Gen 12-15)
  • Birth of Isaac
    (Gen 21)
  • Abraham Tested – Isaac’s sacrifice
    (Gen 22)
  • Joseph sold by brothers
    (Gen 37-50)
  • Joseph in Egypt
    (Gen 39)
  • Israel Slavery in Egypt
    (Exodus 1)
  • Birth of Moses
    (Exodus 2)
  • Moses and Burning Bush
    (Exodus 3)
  • The Ten Plagues
    (Exodus 7)
  • God Delivery from Egypt
    (Exodus 12, Deut 26:8-9)
  • The Ten Commandments
    (Exodus 20)

The Prophets (the Nevi’im)

  • Israel enters Promised Land – Joshua
    (Joshua 1)
  • Israel rules by judges
    (Judges 1)
  • Israel gets first king (Saul)
    (1 Sam 9)
  • Sampson
  • David and Goliath
    (1 Sam 17)
  • King David — Kingdom forever
    (1 Sam 16, 2 Sam 7)
  • Solomon becomes King
    (1 Kings)
  • Israel divide: Israel and Judah
    (1Kings 12)
  • Kings rule (mostly bad) for 345 years
    (1 Kings 13)
  • The Prophets: warn of Israel punishment.
  • Jew’s (Israel – North) Exiled: Assyria
    (2 Kings 17)
  • Jew’s (Judah) – Conquered by Babylon
    (2 Kings 25)
  • Jonah & The “Whale”
    (great fish)

The Writings (the Ketuvim)

  • Job
  • Ecclesiastics
  • Psalms
  • Proverbs
  • Daniel and the Lion’s Den (Daniel 6)
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