6 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- the churhc's complete list of sacred books of the Bible.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- A pre-Christian Greek translation of the Hebrew Scriptures made by Jewish scholars, and later adopted by Greek-speaking Christians
- Method of Scriptural interpretation in which the author intends precisely what he was inspired to write.
5 True/False Questions
Apocryphal → Term referring to books that rejected from the Bible they lacked genuineness and canonicity.
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.
Pharisee → During the time of Jesus, an avid, contentious student and/or teacher of Jewish religious law.
Oral Tradition → the living transmission of the message of the Gospel in the Church. The oral preaching of the apostles is conserved and handed on as the deposit of faith through the Church.
Literal Sense Improper → Method of Scriptural interpretation in which the author intends precisely what he was inspired to write.