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By Marianne Frost Bates


Thus Saith the Lord

Match the Old Testament prophet with what the Lord told him.

___ 1. Noah

a. “Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, … and offer him … for a burnt offering.”

___ 2. Joshua

b. “Of every tree of the garden thou mayest freely eat: “But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of it.”

___ 3. Moses

c. “Make thee an ark of gopher wood; rooms shalt thou make in the ark.”

___ 4. Jonah

d. “Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their wickedness is come up before me.”

___ 5. Adam

e. “Come now therefore, and I will send thee unto Pharaoh, that thou mayest bring forth my people the children of Israel out of Egypt.”

___ 6. Abraham

f. “I have given into thine hand Jericho, “… and the wall of the city shall fall down flat.”

___ 7. Jacob

g. “Fill thine horn with oil, and go, I will send thee to Jesse the Beth-lehemite: for I have provided me a king among his sons.”

___ 8. Samuel

h. “But Israel shall be thy name: “… a nation and a company of nations shall be of thee, “… and the land which I gave Abraham and Isaac, to thee I will give it, and to thy seed after thee.”

Answers:

(1) c—see Gen. 6:14; (2) f—see Josh. 6:2, 5; (3) e—see Ex. 3:10; (4) d—see Jonah 1:2; (5) b—see Gen. 2:16–17; (6) a—see Gen. 22:2; (7) h—see Gen. 35:10–12; (8) g—see 1 Sam. 16:1.