Timeline of Contents Enuma Elish Creation 1 Apsu water god and Tiamat water god / dragon monster 2 Tiamat battles Marduk the storm god 3 World made out of Tiamat 4 Heavenly bodies placed in the sky 5 Man created as a slave to the gods Genesis 1 Creation 6 Similar beginnings 7 The wind of God 8 Wind sweeps over the deep 9 Firmament and land holding back the waters 10 God creates celestial bodies 11 New view of humans 12 One unique God 13 Israelite's contribution Credits Apsu is killed by a younger god
Tiamat vows revenge
Enuma Elish creation:
-When on high...
-Wind
-Tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Man
-Many gods
Genesis 1 creation:
-When God began...
Enuma Elish creation:
-When on high...
-Wind
-Tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Man
-Many gods
Genesis 1 creation:
-When God began...
-Ruah = wind
Enuma Elish creation:
-When on high...
-Wind
-Tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Man
-Many gods
Genesis 1 creation:
-When God began...
-Ruah = wind
-Deep = tiamat
Enuma Elish creation:
-When on high...
-Wind
-Tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Man
-Many gods
Genesis 1 creation:
-When God began...
-Ruah = wind
-Deep = tiamat
-Firmament
Enuma Elish creation:
-When on high...
-Wind
-Tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Man
-Many gods
Genesis 1 creation:
-When God began...
-Ruah = wind
-Deep = tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
toc_pg_credits.activateEvent" > Enuma Elish creation:
-When on high...
-Wind
-Tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Man
-Many gods
Genesis 1 creation:
-When God began...
-Ruah = wind
-Deep = tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Humans
Enuma Elish creation:
-When on high...
-Wind
-Tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Man
-Many gods
Genesis 1 creation:
-When God began...
-Ruah = wind
-Deep = tiamat
-Firmament
-Celestial bodies
-Humans
-One God

Genesis and Enuma Elish Audio clips from
oyc.yale.edu/religious-studies/introduction-to-the-old-testament-hebrew-bible/content/downloads
Class session 3. 'The Hebrew Bible in Its Ancient Near...'

Transcripts are available on the same webpage click on
'download all course pages' link

Music 'AndBlessings' from
opsound.org/artist/theorchestralmovementof1932/

Music 'tglancy_-_Scientists' from
ccmixter.org/people/tglancy

Images Marduk and Tiamat from
commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Marduks_strid_med_Tiamat.jpg

Clip Art from
openclipart.org

Image 'Texture Papyrus' from
flickr.com/photos/tontoncopt/1430420910/

Image 'Smooths Clay 2' from
flickr.com/photos/lifeontheedge/2597176751/

smilFile by Jose Ramirez 2011