Old Testament Survey

WeekMonday or TuesdayWednesday or Thursday
Week 1 Registration Introduction to the course and the Old Testament
Resources: Books of the Bible in English
Books of the Old Testament in Hebrew
Old Testament Background to the New Testament
Week 2 Book: Genesis 1-11
Homework: Creation, Fall, Flood, and Tower of Babel
Group Work: Creation, Fall, Flood, and Tower of Babel
Resources: How God made the World
How People First Sinned
The First Children in the World
How God Destroyed the World
Where the Different Languages Came From
Book: Genesis 11:27-23:20
Homework: Abraham
Group Work: Abraham
Resources: How God Called Abram to Canaan
How Abram Rescued His Nephew
Abram's First Son and Name Change
The Patriarchs of Israel How Lot was Saved from Sodom
The Birth of Sarah's Son
Abraham Sacrifices Isaac
Genealogy: The Patriarchs of Israel
Week 3 Book: Genesis 24-35
Homework: Isaac and Jacob
Group Work: Isaac and Jacob
Resources: A Wife for Isaac
The Sons of Isaac
How Jacob Married Two Wives
The Beginning of the Israelites
Book: Genesis 37-50
Homework: Joseph and Judah
Group Work: Joseph and Judah
Resources: How Joseph Became a Slave
How Joseph Became Governor of Egypt
How Joseph's Dream Came True
How the Israelite People went to Egypt
Week 4 Book: Exodus 1-15
Homework: Moses and the Exodus
Group Work: Moses and the Exodus
Resources: How Baby Moses got His Name
How Moses Left Egypt
How God Called Moses
How Moses Appeared Before Pharaoh
How God Punished the Egyptians
How the Israelites Left Egypt
How Pharaoh's Army was Destroyed
How God Took Care of the Israelites
Book: Exodus 16-40
Homework: Law and Tabernacle
Group Work: Law and Tabernacle
Resources: How God Gave the Israelites the Ten Commandments
How the Israelites Worshiped a Calf of Gold
Where the Israelites Worshiped God
Youtube Video: Tabernacle One
Youtube Video: Tabernacle Two
Youtube Video: Tabernacle Three
Diagram: Tabernacle
Week 5 Book: Leviticus
Homework: Leviticus
Group Work: Leviticus
Book: Numbers
Homework: Numbers
Group Work: Numbers
Resources: Why the Israelites Wandered in the Desert
How God Showed that Aaron's Family were Priests
Some Things that Happened to the Israelites in the Desert
How a Man's Donkey Talked to Him
Week 6 Book: Deuteronomy
Homework: Deuteronomy
Group Work: Deuteronomy
Test One Over
The Pentateuch
Week 7 Book: Joshua
Homework: Joshua
Group Work: Joshua
Resources: How Moses Made Joshua the Leader of the Israelites
How the Walls of Jericho Fell Down
How the Israelites Won the Land of Canaan
Book: Judges and Ruth
Homework: Judges and Ruth
Group Work: Judges and Ruth
Resources: The Woman Who Led the Israelites
How a Small Army Won a Battle with God's Help
How an Israelite Man Sacrificed His Daughter
How a Strong Man Judged the Israelites
How a Moabite Woman Found God
Week 8 Book: 1 Samuel
Homework: 1 Samuel
Group Work: 1 Samuel
Resources: How God Spoke to a Young Boy
How the Ark of the Covenant Was Stolen
How the Israelite's First King was Chosen
How Saul Lost the Kingship
How David Became Known to the People
Book: 2 Samuel
Homework: 2 Samuel
Group Work: 2 Samuel
Resources: How David Became King
How King David Sinned
How David's Sons Caused Trouble

Week 9 Book: 1 Kings
Homework: 1 Kings
Group Work: 1 Kings
Resources: How Solomon Becomes King
How the Israelites Became Two Kingdoms
How Fire Came down from Heaven
Book: 2 Kings
Homework: 2 Kings
Group Work: 2 Kings
Resources: How Elisha Became a Prophet
How a Leper was Healed by Elisha
How the Israelites Went to Captivity
Video: Empires of Antiquity
Week 10 Book: 1 and 2 Chronicles
Homework: Chronicles
Group Work: Chronicles
Book: Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther
Homework: Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther
Group Work: Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther
Resources: How the Jews Returned to Their Land
Week 11 Test Two Over
The Books of History
Book: Job
Homework: Job
Group Work: Job
Resources: Why Bad Things Happen to Good People

Week 12 Book: Psalms
Homework: Psalms
Group Work: Psalms
Book: Proverbs to Song of Solomon
Homework: Proverbs to Song of Solomon
Group Work: Proverbs to Song of Solomon
Week 13 Book: Isaiah
Homework: Isaiah
Group Work: Isaiah
Resources: Introduction to Isaiah
Book: Jeremiah and Lamentations
Homework: Jeremiah and Lamentations
Group Work: Jeremiah and Lamentations
Resources: Introduction to Jeremiah
Week 14 Book: Ezekiel
Homework: Ezekiel
Group Work: Ezekiel
Resources: Introduction to Ezekiel
Book: Daniel
Homework: Daniel
Group Work: Daniel
Resources: Introduction to Daniel
Outline of Daniel
How Daniel Explained the King's Dream
Week 15 Book: Hosea to Micah
Homework: Hosea to Micah
Group Work: Hosea to Micah
Book: Nahum to Malachi
Homework: Nahum to Malachi
Group Work: Nahum to Malachi
Week 16 Study Final Exam

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