6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Those books of the Bible, especially in the Old Testament, whose inspired character has never been questioned (by any Church Father). Can be misleading because it was not the Church Fathers, but the Magisterium under the Pope that was divinely authorized.
- the heritage of faith contained in Sacred Scripture and Tradition, handed on in the Church from the time of the apostles, from which the Magisterium drews all that it proposed for belief as being divinely revealed.
- The name given to the two major parts of the Bible; a synonym for covenant. The Old Testament recounts the history of salvation before the time of Christ (46 books), and the New Testament unfolds the saving work of Jesus and the Church (27 books).
- During the time of Jesus, an avid, contentious student and/or teacher of Jewish religious law.
- A pre-Christian Greek translation of the Hebrew Scriptures made by Jewish scholars, and later adopted by Greek-speaking Christians
- Term referring to books that rejected from the Bible they lacked genuineness and canonicity.
5 True/False questions
Private Revelation → Revelations made in the course of history which do not add to or form part of the deposit of faith, but rather may help people live out their faith more fully. somee have been recognized by the authority of the Church.
Canon → the churhc's complete list of sacred books of the Bible.
Oral Tradition → God's communication of himself, by which he makes known the mystery of his divine plan. A gift of God's self-communication which is realized by deeds and words over time, and most fully by sending us his own divine Son, Jesus Christ.
Bible → Sacred Scripture: the books which contain the truth of God's revelation and were composed by human authors inspired by the Holy Spirit. Contains both the forty-six books of the Old Testament adn the twenty-seven books of the New Testament.
Literal Sense Proper → Method of Scriptural interpretation in which the author intends precisely what he was inspired to write.