Theology sentence questions (semester 1)
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what is the largest world religion?
Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, and Islam
What is the smallest world religion?
What are the 2 ways we can know God?
Divine Revelation and Natural Revelation
Three ways of Natural Revelation:
Logical proofs, Creation, and fellings
Who came up with the five "proofs of God?"
St. Thomas Aquinas
Who has a better chance to live a good life and be blessed by God?
people who follow God
By which revelation can we know God better?
What is God's reason to reveal himself to us?
He wants to save us and bring us back to him
Does God still reveal himself to us through Salvation History?
He does not reveal himself anymore; it stopped after the last Apostle died, John
What kind of relationship did God have with the first humans?
He has a good loving relationship with them, until they turn away from him
What did the humans do instead of working with God?
They go on their own and build a society without God's guidance and blessings
After the Fall, what does God promise Adam and Eve?
He puts enmity between them
After The Fall, who does God choose to have a partnership with?
Does God's partner's group grow bigger or get smaller each time?
It gets bigger
God promises him a descendant that will rule the world forever
God promises him descendants as numerous as the stars, land blessed by God, and all nations that'll be blessed through him
God promises him that he will not destroy the world again and it'll be a reliable to live
God promises Moses that he'll be treasured by all nations, but he has to live the right way, using the Ten Commandments
Who is brought back to God through the Paschal Mystery of Jesus?
What is the name of God's/Jesus' family called?
What is the ultimate goal of salvation history?
God saving the Israelites from sin and idolatry
What are the two elements of the single Deposit of Faith?
Sacred Tradition and Sacred Scripture
To who, did Jesus entrust the Deposit of Faith too?
The Pope and bishops
Who are the successors of the Deposit of Faith?
Ignorance of_________ is ignorance of_________
Who is the primary author of the Bible and who is the secondary?
What is the humans role in making the Bible if they're just acting like an instrument?
They use their own writing style, background, profession, and language
All of scripture is true?
All of it is true
All of scripture is literally true?
No, it is not literally true
What is a way of praying with scripture?
The Bible is not just a book. What else is it?
What does scripture need to be read along with/ in context of in order to actually understand what God is saying?
The whole Bible, teachings of the Church, and Magisterium
Who is the ultimate earthy authority on Sared Scripture?
Which sense does all the senses depend upon?
Number of books in the OT
Number of books in the NT
What is the original languages that the OT was in?
Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek
What is the original language that the NT was in?
What is the major difference between the catholic bible and the Protestant bible?
The catholic bible have 7 more books than the Protestant bible
The OT focuses on what?
God's covenant with humans
Under which king does the assembling of the OT start?
Who are the Patriachs in the OT?
Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob
How many kids does Jacob have and what do they become?
He had 12 and they formed the 12 Tribes of Israel
What are the three promises God gave Abraham?
Blessings given to nations through him, descendants as numerous as the stars, and the promise land
What is Abraham's attitude towards God covenant?
He is faithful and fully trusts him
Why did God tell Abraham to sacrifice Isaac?
To test his faith
When God calls Moses, how does he appear to him?
As a burning bush
What mission does God give to Moses?
He tells him to set the Israelites from slavery
How do the Iraelites survive the 10th Plague?
They smear lambs blood on their doors so the Angel of Death doesn't kill their first born
What do the Israelites receive from God, through Moses?
The 10 Commandments
What difficult decision do the Israelites have to face when they are in the wilderness?
Staying faithful to God
Who led the Israelites into the Promised Land?
What is the cycle during the time of Judges?
Cycle of Apostasy
After the time of Judges, who do the Israelites want to lead them?
Who the first 3 kings?
Saul, David, and Solomon
What are the 2 major sins David committed?
Adultery and murder
What did God promise David through Nathan?
That his descendants will rule forever and one of his descendants will be the Messiah
What did Solomon build for the Ark of the Covenant?
Why did the kingdom split into two different different kingdoms?
Solomon taxed them so much
What happens to the 10 tribes in the North?
They were conquered by Assyria and they became the 10 Lost Tribes of Israel
Why does God allow Judah to end up in Exile?
Judah was not following God and they were committing sins
What does the King of Persia do for Judah?
He lets the Israelites follow who ever the want, god(s) wise
Which family leads the revolt against Alexander the Great?
Which people are ruling over the Jewish people during the time of Jesus?
Who do the Israelites await for, while they keep on getting conquered?
What is the main goal of the Wisdom Books?
To let us see things the way God see's them
What is the question in Job?
Why do bad things happen to bad people?
What does Pslam help us do?
Helps us show us how to pray in our daily lives and how to worship God
Who is the traditional author of Psalms?
Who is the traditional author of Proverbs?
Prophets are fortune tellers?
Prophets are not fortune tellers
What was the general message of the prophets?
Repent your sins and be saved or not and be doomed
Who is the first and greatest prophet?
Which prophet was taken up by a whirlwind?
Which minor prophet for told the coming of a messiah?
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