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5 Matching questions

  1. Essenes
  2. Sadducees
  3. Apocrypha
  4. Theophany
  5. Decalogue
  1. a An appearance of God, frequently associated with fire (i.e. Moses & burning bush, Mount Sinai with thunder & lightning)
  2. b A group of Jews that withdrew from the world into the desert in order to live a life of prayer and asceticism. Their name means " the pious ones" or " the healers."
  3. c Jewish upper class, adhered to the Torah, preserved sanctity of the temple, rejected belief in resurrection of the dead; coexisted with the Romans; others hated them for this
  4. d Early Jewish writings of a religious nature included in the Septuagint but not included in final rabbinic canon (Tobit, Judith, Additions to Esther, Wisdom of Solomon, Sirach, Baruch, Additions to Daniel, 1-2 Maccabees)
  5. e Ten Commandments
    1. do not murder
    2. do not commit adultery
    3. honor father and mother
    4. do not covet
    5. no false idols
    6. do not take the Lord's name in vain
    7. Do not lie
    8. Do not steal
    9. no other gods before God
    10. Keep sabbath holy

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. laymen who tried to preserve the Jewish faith through pious and legalistic practices, and although as a group they were strongly censured in Jesus' sermons, some of them were friends and supporters of Jesus and his disciples.
  2. Cyrus the Great defeats the Medes, announcements of exiles
  3. A mutual agreement between 2 parties to live together under a set of shared expectations (i.e. God & Abraham)
  4. Matthew Mark and Luke--because they each include many of the same stories, very few differences in sequence
  5. One and only one god who exhibited the powers and qualities of all gods. Variety of gods as a supreme manifestation of one supreme being

5 True/False questions

  1. SyncretismCombinations of religious ideas and gods

          

  2. Samaritanslaymen who tried to preserve the Jewish faith through pious and legalistic practices, and although as a group they were strongly censured in Jesus' sermons, some of them were friends and supporters of Jesus and his disciples.

          

  3. Jesus movementA group of Jews that withdrew from the world into the desert in order to live a life of prayer and asceticism. Their name means " the pious ones" or " the healers."

          

  4. Authorship of the PentateuchQuestion of who wrote the Pentateuch:
    1. Did Moses write his own account of his own death, burial, mourning period and historical theological assessment?
    2. Doublets/multiple accounts/attestations (Exodus 20:8-11) VS (Deuteronomy 5:12-15) ->clash of rationales
    3. Differences in language, perpsective and theology

          

  5. 70 C.E.Jewish revolt and Jerusalem under attack by Roman army