Bible crossword puzzle: Genesis and Exodus

Based on material in chapters four and five in Discovering the Bible by Alex Varughese

Challenge: Can you solve this puzzle even if you do not have the book by Varughese?

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This crossword puzzle was created for use in Introduction to Biblical Literature. The words and clues come from the textbook Discovering the Bible: Story and Faith of the Biblical Communities edited by Alex Varughese and published by what is now called The Foundry.

    -- Howard Culbertson,


If I had to distill the lessons of Genesis and Exodus into one overarching theme, it would be the journey from bondage to freedom. These first two books of the Bible depict humanity's struggle with sin, oppression, and uncertainty, but also the promise of redemption, liberation, and the fulfillment of divine promises. The story of the Israelites' exodus from slavery in Egypt serves as a powerful metaphor for the journey of the individual and the collective toward spiritual and moral freedom, highlighting the importance of faith, obedience, and divine providence along the way.

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