ESSAY QUESTIONS FOR B497 - OLD TESTAMENT THEOLOGY I

Please answer each of the following questions in the form of a one page essay and submit them to the Quartz Hill School of Theology for evaluation and grading. Use the Bible and the reading assignments as sources for your answers.


1. What is the significance of Genesis 1-11?

2. Describe the ten plagues of Egypt and their meaning.

3. What is sin, according to the Torah?

4. Write an essay on the meaning of Torah for today:

a) for the Jew

b) for the Christian