Best times for Zacharias
a once in a lifetime opportunity to go into the temple and pray
"well advanced in years" (honoring the elderly)
"righteous before God [...] blameless"
worst times for Zacharias
"Elizabeth was barren"
He can't speak.
"Elizabeth [...] hid herself for five months"
Zacharias' punishment for unbelief
What does the name Jesus mean?
What does the name "Christ" mean?
Christ's four areas of growth
John the Baptist's 3-fold message
to turn individuals from their sins, represented through baptism
call nation to prepare for Messiah
bear witness to the True Light
4 theories as to why Jesus was baptized
to identify with the people
a preist is baptized at age 30
to be an example to us-public committal to doing His Father's work
to fulfill all righteousness-the right thing to do
the first called disciple
the primary disciple
the youngest disciple
the analytical disciple
the sincere disciple
key word of Matthew
key word of Mark
key word of Luke
Son of Man
key word of John
key audience of Matthew
key audience of Mark
key audience of Luke
key audience of John
emphasis of Matthew
emphasis of Mark
emphasis of Luke
emphasis of John
Christ's first year of ministry was known as what?
Christ's second year of ministry was known as what?
Christ third year of ministry was known as what?
What does the Greek word Anothem that is translated in English "born again" mean?
What is the meaning of the word Shechem?
What is dissimilar in Jesus' meetings with the man (Nicodemus) and the Samaritan woman?
came to Jesus/Jesus came to her
began with a religious question/began with physical things
no response recorded/immediate response
What is the name of the city where Christ was brought up?
What book emphasized Christ's ministry in Jerusalem?
Where did Jesus stop in his reading of Isaiah?
What was Peter's original name?
What is the meaning of the name "Peter"?
What was Christ's first invisible miracle?
healing the paralytic in Peter's house
What miracle brought Peter to first call Jesus "Lord"?
the miracle of the fish in Galillee
Who was the oldest disciple?
What is the job description of a disciple as given in Mark 3:14?
"that they might be with Him and that He might send them out to preach"
What is the literal meaning of the word "disciple"?
Who was the first disciple to be martyred?
Which disciple was a tax collector?
What two accusations were brought about against Jesus when he healed the man at the pool of Bethesda?
broke the Sabbath
Who were the four witnesses that testified of Christ in John 5:31-39?
John the Baptist
His Father from Heaven
When the Pharisees accused Jesus' disciples of breaking the Sabbath by picking grain to eat, Jesus referred to two OT examples that set the precedent for their action.
David ate shew bread
The law required the priests to eat
Did John the Baptist ever waver in his faith?
What is the ultimate focus of a disciple?
"the kingdom of God and His righteousness"
What is the "Golden Rule"?
Love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength, and love your neighbor as yourself
the poor in spirit
totally dependent on God
are they that mourn
broken over sin in life
are the meek
willingness to set aside YOUR rights for others
hunger and thirst after righteousness
desire for outward holiness
are the merciful
how to look at others
are the pure
desire for inward holiness
are the peacemakers
build relationships with and in others
persecuted for righteousness' sake
to endure persecutions
loyalty to Christ no matter what
Of whom did Jesus say, "I have not seen such great faith in even Israel"?
What is the literal meaning of the word "Parable"?
What is a parable?
an earthly story with a heavenly meaning
What are the four principles for interpreting parables?
look for one central truth, but don't press details
begin at Christ's interpretation
the context and culture give direction to the interpretation
the central truth parallels to the story
Who suggested that Christ did his miracles by the power of Beelzebub?
What does El Elyon mean?
How long did the woman with the issue of blood suffer from her aliment until she was healed by Jesus?