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Theology 1 Semester 2 Exam

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temptations
invitations or enticements to commit an unwise or immoral act
discernment
through this, the holy spirit can help us determine that which is truly good from that which is evil in an alluring disguise
prayer
the lifting of mind and heart to God in praise, petition, thanksgiving, and intercession; communication with God in a relationship
praise
is a form of prayer that expresses our love for God simply because God is
contemplation
form of wordless prayer in which one is fully focused on the presence of God
Lord's Prayer
prayer that summarizes the entire Gospel and all we need to live the Christian life
Jesus' baptism, wedding at cana, proclamation of the kingdom, transfiguration,institution of eucharist
5 luminous mysteries
mysticism
intense experience of the presence and power of God, resulting in a deeper sense of union with God
intercession
prayer of petition in which a person asks for God's help for another person
novena
public or private devotion that extends for a period of nine days
liturgy of the hours
official nonsacramental daily prayer of the catholic church
petition
request for God to do something for us
exposition
custom of taking the eucharist from the tabernacle and placing it in a monstrance so that people can pray before it
thanksgiving
the word eucharist means
psalms
important part of jewish prayer
prayer
raising of one's mind and heart to God
saul
tall and handsome
saul
first king of israel
saul
violated the ban
saul
jealous
saul
emotionally unstable
saul
offered sacrifice rather than waiting for priest
saul
killed himself
david
loyal, even toward someone who tried to kill him
david
trusted in God
David
his men loved him
David
was a womanizer
David
arranged for the murder/death of Uriah
David
committed adultery
Solomon
Built the temple
Solomon
asked God for wisdom
solomon
built up a strong army, drafted men, built chariots
solomon
ordered a baby calf cut in half
solomon
worshiped false gods
solomon
had his brothers murdered
solomon
divided a kingdom that had been unified
solomon
married an egyptian princess and mistreated people of Israel
sin,disaster, repentance, delieverance
four parts of the cycle of sin
tribes
Book of judges should be called book of
resurrection
passage of Jesus from death to life, heart of paschal mystery
soul
spiritual life principle of human beings that survives after death
pharisee
Jewish sect during the time of Jesus known for their strict adherence to the Old Law and their concern for unimportant matters
parable
story intended to convey a religious truth of teaching through the use of metaphors
disciple
follower of Christ means "pupil" or "student"; those who both learn from and followed Jesus
miracle
special sign of the presence and power of God active in human life and history
passion
suffering and death of Jesus
corpus
means body, very commonly seen on catholic crosses
chief priests
in biblical Judaism, members of the tribe of Levi, responsible for proclaiming God's will, interpreting the Law, and worship or ritual sacrifice
paschal mystery
God's plan of salvation as told in the Gospels and manifest by Jesus
consupiscence
tendency of all human beings toward sin, as a result of individual sin
reign of God
reality in which a new social order exists based on God's unconditional love
stewardship
an attitude that we do not own the gifts God has given us but are only trustees of those gifts
sacrifice
act of self giving for greater good
ascension
going up to heaven occurred forty days after Jesus' death
scribes
government officials and scholars of the law of Moses
contemplation
wordless prayer in which one is fully focused on the presence of God
thanksgiving
prayer of gratitude for the gift of life and gifts of life
blessing
prayer asking that God care for a particular person, place, or activity
vocal prayer
prayer that is spoken
doxology
prayer of glory and praise to one God in three divine persons
adoration
prayers acknowledgement that God is God and creator of all that is
praise
giving God glory not for what he does but simply because he is
meditation
form of prayer involving a variety of methods and techniques, in which one engages mind, imagination and emotions
petition
form of prayer in which one asks God for help and forgiveness
intercession
a prayer on behalf of another person or group
mysticism
intense experience of the presence and power of God resulting in a deeper sense of union with God
carmel
prophets of baal assembled on mount ______
Water
Elijah had a trench dug around the altar and then poured _____ over the offering and wood 3 times
louder
Elijah told the prophets of Baal to shout
Ahab
went to meet Elijah
God
the people cried, "the lord he is _____"
answer
Elijah asked God to ______ his prayer and burn up the sacrifice
stones
Elijah took 12 _____ to build an altar for the Lord
people
Ahab was told to summon the
Elija
_______ told the people if the lord is God follow him
abandoned
Ahab had _______ the commandments
fire
the ________ of the Lord fell and burned up the sacrifice
rain
the sky grew black with clouds and there was a heavy ______
false
true or false: Joshua decided he would be the best choice as the new leader
Jordan
this river had to be crossed to enter Canaan
be strong and steadfast
God tells Joshua to be _____ 3 different times in this passage
sent two spies to Jericho
what did Joshua do to prepare for the invasion of Canaan
Rahab
was the Canaanite woman who helped Joshua's men
her family would be sparred
How would Rahab be rewarded for helping Joshua
red cord
________ would mark the house where she and her family were hiding
ban
practice of destroying everything after a victory is known as the
dried up red sea, destroyed 2 kings, give us land
3 things about God that made the Canaanites afraid
when the priests carrying the ark of the covenant went in water
when did the waters of the river stop slowing
12, Israelites
after crossing the river, Joshua built a monument using ____ stones representing the _______
False
t or f: by the end of the era of the judges, israel was united as one people under God;s law
true
t or f: God tells Samuel to warn the Israelites of the troubles a king could bring but go ahead and give them a king if they still wanted one
true
t or f: the term Israel has numerous meanings
false
t or f: saul hates David from the moment they meet
true
t or f:saul's children give their loyalty to David
true
t or f: despite david's failings, the scripture writers repeatedly hold him up as a model of faithfulness to God
true
t or f: David's trust in God is mixed in with some heavy- handed tactics to further his own purposes
true
t or f: saul gives david's wife Michal to another man
false
t or f: david responds to his rival's deaths with great relief
false
the hebrew word messiah and greek word christos have different meanings t or f
true
t or f: the early christians saw the Davidic Covenant as fulfilled in Jesus Christ
true
t or f: the book of kings were written to remind the exiles in Babylon that it was the people who broke the covenant
true
t or f: Solomon worshiped at outdoor places frowned on by Deuteronmists
false
t or f: God is pleased with Solomon's reign because Solomon remained wise and faithful throughout his life
true
t or f: scriptural writers probably exaggerated the number of proverbs and songs that solomon wrote
false
t or f: a prophet tells Jeroboam that God would lead Judah in the south if he follows God's ways
describe the time of Israel's transition to nationhood, tell stories of Saul, David, Solomon
the book of samuel and the beginning of the first book of kings
only God is king of Israel
deuteronomists believed that
anxious, unfaithful
after saul becomes king he is
Bethlehem
David's place of origin
saul
David spares
unifying israelite tribes, building temple
2 David's greatest feats
david's descendants will endure forever
davidic covenant promises
saul
farmworker who was the first king anointed by samuel but turns out to be unfaithful
samuel
priest and judge who leads the israelites and warns them against having a king
joseph
if this man hadn't been of the house of david, Jesus might now have been born in bethlehem
eli
priest at the shrine of shiloh who is samuel's mentor
ishbaal
sauls eldest son whom abner originally made king over the northern tribes
absalom
kills amnon for raping tamar and betrays his father david
jonathan
sauls son and davids loyal friend
david
secretly anounted king by samuel but anointed publicly when he is thirty
meribaal
surviving son of jonathan, tries to take throne from david
amnon
david's first born son who rapes tamar
uriah
bathsheba's husband
nathan
prophet who plays an important role in the lives of both david and solomon, tells david to postpone building the temple
solomon
david's son by bathsheba who succeeds david as king
remember the formula, it's a time of prayer,be patient, don't do too much,it's about dying to yourself
5 things to remember during lent