sect that didn't exactly know what the messiah would be like, but they did not expect him to be a peasant born in a manger
sect that did not like romans and thought the messiah would be a religious leader or teacher that would stick straight to the law and lead people to repentance
sect that thought that the messiah would promise eternal life and would defeat the romans
sect that thought the messiah would be a warrior king that would lead them into a battle against the romans
province where jesus was born in judea
during jesus birth, the place where the census was being taken
roman emporer during the time of jesus' birth that ordered the census
jesus is both fully god and fully man
what is the dual nature of christ?
mary's cousin who was also barren but gave birth to john the baptist
angel of god that told mary she was going to have the king of the jews (jesus)
gospel that tells similarities with the story of moses
gospel where mary in the central character
gospel where joseph is the main character
gospel which does not have a nativity story, it was written first and is the shortest
gospel that has connections with the story of creation in Genesis 1
gospel that emphasizes kingship of the baby
gospel that is very metaphorical, symbolic, and philosophical
gospel that puts emphasis on Jesus' interactions with poor people, women, and marginalized people
gospel where shepherd came to adore baby jesus
gospel where wise men came to worship jesus
gospel where there in no room in the inn
gospel where king herod orders all the babies killed
king at the time of jesus' birht that ordered for all of the baby boys under the age of two to be killed
gospel of the incarnation of the word
gospel where God speaks to Joseph in dreams
gospel that says: "light shines in the darkness and the darkness has not overcome it
gospel that says: "this was to fulfill what was spoken by the prophet"
what all four sects expected of the messiah
one of Jesus' names that means God with us
one of Jesus' names that meant one who saves
one of Jesus' names given to him that means the chosen one of God
greek word for gospel that means good news
the birth of jesus
8 challenging perverbial sayings of jesus that was part of his SOTM
leader of the disciples
a rite of purification using water
any follower of Jesus
the area in which jesus carried out most of his ministry
day of rest and worship
where jesus was baptized
group within Judaism which concerned themselves with being seperate, pure, and following the law
people who coped and interpreted the law
hebrew word for teacher
fire; Holy Spirit
the first of three events that marked the beginning of Jesus' ministry was when he was baptized. it was said that while the person who baptized him did so with water, Jesus would baptize with the... of...
doctrine of the trinity
the.... states that God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit are three in one person
the doctrine of the trinity states that god the father god the son and god the holy spirit are... in ... person
we see the god the father present in the baptism when he ... the clouds and speaks. he says: this is is my... the beloved with whom i am pleased
John the baptist; Jordan
... baptizes Jesus in the... river
God the Spirit is present in the baptism and descends like a .. alighting or resting on Jesus' head; this shows us that the Holy Spirit brings...
Jesus is present in submitting himself to the God the Father for this baptist,; this shows us that Jesus voluntarily follows the... of the Father as we should
following the baptism, Jesus is driven out into the... where he was tempted
he is there for... days which reminds us of the years that Moses spent with his people wandering before the people settles in the promised land
stone; bread; word; spiritual
when jesus was tempted in the wilderness, he was first tempted to turn... into.. to satisfy himself; Jesus refused saying that "Man does not live by (that) alone, but by every... that comes form the mouth of God"; this reminds us that we need to feed our ... being
the second time that jesus was tempted in the wilderness, he was tempted to jump from the pinnacle of the...; jesus responded by saying that we should not... God; this reminds us that should have steadfast faith
the last time that jesus was tempted in the wilderness, he was tempted to... Satan and would be given all the... of the world in his response, he remind us that we should put God first in our lives
the is the last of the three events that marks the beginning of Jesus' ministry. He first called peter and andrew and told them that they would be his followers and he would make them... of...
baptism, tempted in the wilderness, calling disciples
what three events marked the beginning of Jesus' ministry?
jesus came to a healing pool where he found a paralized man. he asked the man if he wanted to be made ...
jesus helps a lame man at the healing pool on the Sabbath and encourages him to take up his mat and... this would have been considered work in Jesus' day.
what as the name of the area by the healing pool where jesus healed the lame man
officials got mad at jesus where he healed the lame man because they accused him of working on the...
nazareth; synagogue; elijah; elisha
when jesus returned to his hometown of.. after going through the three periods of marking the beginning of his ministry, he went to preach in the... on the sabbath as was the custum. there he talked about... a great prophet who helped a foreign widow in the time of famine and... a great prophet who helped only a foreign leper
Jesus had to leave his hometown of Nazareth because the people had no... in him
nicodemous; life; born; spirit; baptism
... the pharisee came to see jesus by night to find out "how to inherit eternal..." jesus told him that he must be ... of water and the... In saying this, jesus was suggesting that the man must be cleansed by the sacrament of...
metanoia; tax collecter
the greek word... literally means to turn or repent. this should happen before one is baptized and marked as a follower of Jesus. The story of Zacchaeus offers the best example of this because he was a...
the story of the good samaritan answered the question, "who is my...?"
... is a one word summary of the Old Testament. It is also what Jesus says in the most important law
any non-jew is called a...
the... will be first in the kingdom of heaven
scribes; pharisees; blasphemy
the elder brother in the stor of the prodigal son acted like what critics of jesus? (... and...) of what did they accuse jesus?
sorrowful; how do i gain eternal life?
the rich man felt... after talking with jesus because even though he gave to charity, he needed to give all of his riches away. what question did he ask jesus?
... is the term for a short metaphorical story told to make a point
samaritan woman; jews and samaritans did not associate; Jacob's well
the... ... was surprised when Jesus asked for a drink from the well because.... What was the well called?
the kingdom Jesus spoke of was... and ..., not temporal or geographical
if you do not use your... you will lose it. the frightened servant hid his
according to some of Jesus' teaching faith as well as self-... is necessary to gain the kingdom. a parable that emphasizes this is the parable of the pearl
the story of the prodigal son was about God's willingness to ...
pairs; communities; not grant them peace and move to the next community
Jesus sent his apostles out in ... as microcosms of the anchor... What were they to do if they were not welcomed by a community?
camel; eye of a needle
Jesus said that it would be easier for a ... to go through..., than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
Jerusalem; passover; hosanna in the highest; palm sunday; turning over tables and telling buyers and sellers to leave
jesus went to the city of ... with his friends to celebrate the holiday... when he entered the city, people shouted..... this event today in churches is celebrated on... ... On the next day, Jesus began to anger officials by going to the temple and...
anointed jesus; this foreshadowed his burial
at a dinner party, a woman made people angry when she pourd out some expensive oil. what did she do with it? and what did jesus say?
jesus and his friends had their last supper together as a feast of...
bread; wine; eucharist; gethsemane; falling asleep instead of praying; the cup would move
jesus said surprising things about the ... and the... as they were eating and drinking at the last supper. we remember this meal in church when we celebrate the sacrament of... After supper they went to... where jesus and his friends dissapointed him by... What was Jesus' prayer?
Judas; kiss; Peter; wept
... betrayed Jesus and identified him for the soldiers with a ... ..... denied three times that he even knew Jesus. After he denied he went outside and...
at jesus' trial the council broke one of the ten commandments which was...
the roman official who condemned jesus was named...
treason; crucify; barabbas; roman soldiers; joseph of arimethia; mary magdelene;
jesus was a accused of... Pontius Pilate tried to free Jesus, but the crowd shouted: .. him!! and so he chose to free... instead. ... actually crucified Jesus. ... purchased Jesus' tomb. Jesus' mother Mary and ... saw where Jesus' body was laid.
the rememberance of the death of Jesus takes place in churches on ... ...
he was the replacement for Judas
doubted Jesus' ressurection
persectued the "church" in jerusalem
one who was sent out as a messenger
greek-speaking jewish christians
authorship of the book of Acts is attributed to this person
the village to which two disciples were going when they met up with the ressurrected Jesus whome they did not recognize
appears at the tomb in every resurrection story
the say/season Christians remember the gifts of the Holy Spirit
people visited Jesus' tomb on this day
the book of acts begins in the city of ... and ends in the city of...
witnesses to the resurrection were told to tell... and ...
today, christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ on ... ...
one who dies for what he believes is called a...
Antioch in Syria
people of the way were first called Christians in which city?
with the help of an... Peter and the other apostles were free from prison
two signs of the presence of the Holy Spirit specifically mentioned in the account of the Pentecost are.. and...
repent; be baptized
people who wanted to join the group of apostles were required to... and...
saul was from this city... God later changed his name to...
number of missionaries paul wrote
theme of this epistle is righteousness and salvation through Jesus Christ
the epistle that was written to Rome so that they could prepare for Paul's arrival
prupose of this epistle was a response to outsiders coming into Galacia and preaching that gentiles could receive the Holy Spirit through law rather than hearing.
major themes of this epistle were gentile converts should not have to become a jew before becoming a christian and christians freedom from the law
lifestyle of this epistle was if another person is overcome by sin, lead them back to the right path of faith, address problems instead of gossiping about it, everyone should be accepted into the church
the reasin this epistle was written to warn the congregation of the church at collosae and Laodicea about false prophet, allow paul to express his interest in the church, and to encourage the growth of st.'s in the church
major themes of this epistle is christ is all and in all
in this epistle, it told people to stay with God, secure your faith, and don't turn into a pagan
in this epistle, paul wrote to the city of thessolonia in panic because people thought the end of time was near and they thought they were going to be persecuted but paul reassured them it was not going to happen
this epistle was written mostly by paul, but also by silvanus and timothy
the major themes of this epistle were judge them at Christ's second coming, stay away from people who put themselves above everyone else (sinners), and God chose this epistle for salvation
the epistle told people to have continual faith in God, follow Jesus' teachings and traditions; no associantion with sinner unless advising them to get on the right path of faith; not only believe but get on the right path
this epistle was written in 51-52 AD
this epistle has no exact date when it was written, but it was thought to be written in 140 AD
the purpose of this epistle Ephesus church and perhaps other churches was just a basic letter, not addressing any sort of problem
the major themes of this epistle were the unity of people of christ, living as children of the light, the armor of god, and how one should treat one another
in this epistle, people were told to recognize the power and grace of Christ, stress importance of unity through bonds of peace
this epistle was written to early christians in thessalonia to encourage and make progress in faith
the major themes of this epistle was to be a model christian, sexual imorality, nature of brotherly love, fate of believers when jesus died before his second coming, signs proceeding jesus' return
this epistle told people to be model of the Lord and modern christianity
1st and 2nd timothy and titus
epistles written of warning to stay away from false testamony and avoid people who say they follow Jesus, but really don't
1st and 2nd timothy and titus
epistles' major themes are instructions to the church,
1st and 2nd timothy and titus
epistles that told people to not be ashamed of testimony of the lord; pray for everyone; women dress modestly
epistle written to church of corinth and achaia. questioned paul's discipleship
major themes of this epistle were paul's defense of ministry; collection; other ministires
this epistle told people to turn to God for comfort, give back to god, worship God and correct mistakes, have equality, repent, change evil ways, mature, and reach out to what paul has to say
epistle written in prison by paul to help (this group of people) during persecution and thanked them for gifs sent and strengthened faith of believers
major themes of this epistle are unity, faith, and joy
paul's most personal letter