This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Jerusalem - This is the Jebusite fortress that David conquers and turns into the capital of his united monarchy. The city later becomes sacred to Christians and Muslims, as well as Jews, and remains far from realizing its etymology as a place of peace.
Mount Sinai - This is the mountain in western Egypt where God first appears to Moses in a burning bush and where he reveals to him and the freed people of Israel the Law of the Covenant. Later, the prophet Elijah seeks refuge there and recognizes God...
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