christianity is a religion that grew out of....
Who was the founder? Where and when was he born?
Jesus Christ, Israel, 6-2 BCE/CE
When Israel became part of the Roman Empire, what was it called?
What are the 3 main branches of Christianity?
Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant
How was Israel in the time of Jesus?
Time of unrest, political factions and movements of jewish groups
What are the 4 jewish groups?
Saducees, Pharisiees, Essenes, Zealots
What were the jews expecting from the Messiah?
God's envoy, a king or military leader that will be a descendant from king David
What is another word for Messiah?
The anointed one
Who wrote the Gospels?
Paul, Matthew, Luke and John
Who announced the arrival of God to Mary?
Why did Joseph and Mary go to bethlehem?
To register in Augustus Caesar's census
Where was Jesus born?
In a stable in Bethlehem
Who wanted to kill the Messiah?
King Herod of Judea
Where did Jesus grow up?
What was the only known story of Jesus' childhood?
During a passover he visited a temple at the age of 12, he was left behind, and found later with the teachers in the temple.
When did he started preaching?
When he was 20 years old
When did Jesus began his public life?
When John baptized him in the Jordan river
Personal characteristics of Jesus are?
-Regarded God as his father
-Accepted Jews laws
-Teached with authority
-Emphasis on universal love
-Cared for the poor and the hungry
What is the Sermon of the mount?
His most famous speech summarizing his main teachings: the beatitudes, lords prayer and the parables
What did the miracles he preformed involve?
1. Healing of the sick
2. Power over nature
How was his last passover called?
The last supper
Which disciple betrayed Jesus? Where?
Judas Iscariot, Garden of Gasthemane
Who sentenced Jesus to death? How?
Pontius Pilate, he was crucified
When did he died? and when did he resurrected?
Friday, 3 days later
Who found the tomb empty?
Mary Magdalene and Mary
What did Jesus told his disciples when he ascended?
Share my teachings
Christians believe that Jesus is both....
God and Man