Figures of Prominence in the Old Testament The information on this site was developed by Dr. Honora M. Finkelstein as a series of lecture notes for a World Cultures course. It contains a variety of information about many aspects of world culture throughout the ages (see: Selected Readings from the Holy Bible) 1 - Adam and Eve and the Creation Story 2 - Noah and the Flood Story 3 - Abraham 4 - Jacob and Joseph 5 - Joseph 6 - Jacob’s Blessing of His Sons on his Deathbed 7 - The 12 Tribes of Israel and the Signs of the Zodiac 8 - Moses 9 - David and Solomon 10 - Egyptian Parallels of Kings David and Solomon Made with Xara Website by Susan Smily