MOJ Midterm: Multiple Choice
Terms in this set (84)
The study of God
The Good News
Stories passed down from word of mouth
One who believes that there is no God
One who believes that there may be a God but that God is unknowable
The attempt by people to express their shared faith through outward signs
Giving human characteristics to something that isn't human. One of Hooke's favorite words.
The punishment for Adam and Eve sin. It affects our human nature.
The Hebrew word meaning "people". A variation of it means "ground"
The Hebrew word meaning "living or life-giving". It can also mean "pink clay".
What type of Truth does Genesis reveal?
In whose image were we created?
Which Creation Story focuses on the sacredness of the Sabbath (central for the priests)?
The First Story
What does the Hebrew word "adam" mean
What does the Hebrew word "eve" mean?
Mother and Pink Clay
True or False. The Stories of Creation agree with each other
True or False. The Stories of Creation are scientifically and historically accurate
True or False. All of Creation reflects the glory of God
True or False. The Rebellion of Adam and Eve was a rejection of a God-centered life in favor of a self-centered life
True or False. The tendency to sin is built into human nature
The sin of "Adam and Eve" is called
what is the Paschal Mystery?
Christ's work of saving us from our sins
The belief in one god
With whom did Catholic Tradition start?
Who is the ultimate authority on Scripture and all matters of the Faith?
The Pope and the community with the Bishops
What type of truth does Genesis 1-11 reveal?
The First Announcement of the Good News. It is God's immediate response to Adam and Eve's sin.
What did God give Noah (and us) as a reminder of the Promise of Redemption
The Rainbow (C.B. This is it!)
How old was Abraham when he made the Covenant with God?
99 years old
What physical sign of the Covenant was required of Abraham and his descendants?
Why did God liberate the Hebrews?
To form a covenant with God at Mt. Sinai
What does God give Moses on Mt. Sinai?
The Ten Commandments
What does the Exodus experience foreshadow?
The Paschal Mystery (Jesus' Passion, Death and Resurrection)
With what king did God make a Covenant?
Which prophet wrote the "Suffering Servant"?
God entrusted what people with knowledge of HIS promise?
The people of Israel
To whom did Mary give the Rosary?
Who added the Luminous Mysteries?
St. John Paul II
True or False. Cain kills Abel over money
True or False. Cain kills Abel jealousy
The first Announcement of the Good News. It is God's immediate response to Adam and eve's sin.
True or False. Angels have bodies
True or False. The Greek and Hebrew words for angel both mean messenger
True or False. Angels have announced the Promise of Redemption
True or False. Catholic teaching says that Angels do not really exist
True or False. Demons are also called Fallen Angels
True or False. Some angels were created evil
True or False. The Devil is "pure evil"
True or False. We can kill angels
What is the function of angels
To serve and praise God
True or False. The Devil is required to test and tempt us
True or False. The Devil is allowed to test and tempt us
True or False. Lucifer was jealous of God's love for humans
Identify the 3 Archangels?
Michael, Gabriel, Raphael
Why was Lucifer jealous?
Lucifer was jealous of God's love for humans
The "Accuser" and "Adversary" who some believe was the first among the angels before his fall
Angels assigner to protect and guide us
True or False. It is a fact that Jesus was born on December 25th.
Who was responsible for the Massacre of the Innocents?
King Herod the Great
The magi were priest of which religion?
Which Gospel's goal is to show that Jesus was the fulfillment of God's promise to send a Messiah?
Which Gospel's goal is to show that Jesus came as the Savior of all people...especially the lowly and outcast?
In Luke's Gospel who says that Jesus will be "a light of revelation to the Gentiles"?
True or False. The 3 kings are included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. The shepherds are included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. Joseph's dream is included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. The Annunciation is included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. Mary's visit to Elizabeth is included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. The Massacre of the Innocents is included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. The census is included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. The Star of Bethlehem is included Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. The birth of John the Baptist is included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
True or False. The Flight to Egypt is included in Matthew's Infancy Narrative.
What does "Theotokos" mean?
God-bearer and Mother of God
What is theological term for the Word becoming flesh?
What does Jesus purify in his preached word?
How old was Jesus when he spoke with the elders in the Temple?
Where did Jesus think Mary and Joseph should have looked for him first?
In his Father house
For how many years was Jesus' life "hidden"?
We can prove that Jesus spent the Hidden Years
We can not prove what Jesus spent the Hidden Years doing
True or False. Jesus committed sins.
True or False. Jesus made mistakes.