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Ch 31 - Georgia
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The year when Octavian became Caesar Augustus marks the switch from Roman Republic to Roman Empire. What year was it?
The first 200 years of the Roman Empire are called the Pax Romana. What does Pax Romana mean?
The future Augustus divorced his second wife on the very day she gave birth to his daughter. What was his daughter called?
JULIA THE ELDER
If the rumors are all true, then Augustus' wife Livia Drusilla poisoned at least three people to death. The first two were Augustus' adoptive sons Lucius Caesar and Gaius Caesar. Who was the third?
THE THIRD PERSON WHOM LIVIA IS RUMORED TO HAVE POISONED WAS AUGUSTUS HIMSELF.
How is Livia supposed to have poisoned this third person?
SHE IS SUPPOSED TO HAVE BRUSHED POISON ONTO AUGUSTUS' FIGS AS THEY HUNG ON THE TREE, SO THAT NO ONE WOULD SUSPECT THEY'D BEEN POISONED.
Tiberius had two heirs before he became emperor. One was his biological son, who was called Drusus the Younger. Who was the other?
If the rumors are all true, then both of Tiberius' heirs were poisoned to death. The man behind both poisonings was the leader of the Praetorian Guard, or so it was said. What was his name?
FILL IN THE BLANKS: Jesus Christ lived under two Roman emperors. He was born in the time of Emperor _____, but did all His preaching and teaching in the time of Emperor_____.
The Sermon on the Mount is found in what three chapters of the Bible?
MATTHEW 5, 6 AND 7.
A parable is a kind of allegory. What is an allegory?
AN ALLEGORY IS A STORY IN WHICH EVERYTHING STANDS FOR SOMETHING ELSE.
What Old Testament verse predicts that the King of the Jews will come "lowly and riding on a donkey"?
What does the Hebrew word "Hosanna" mean?
"SAVE US, WE PRAY!"
Jesus was crucified at a place called Golgotha in Aramaic, and Calvariae in Latin. What do Golgotha and Calvariae mean?
"PLACE OF THE SKULL."
Besides following the Law of Moses, the Pharisees also followed a set of writings called the Mishnah. What was the purpose of the Mishnah?
THE MISHNAH WAS A GUIDEBOOK FOR FOLLOWING THE LAW OF MOSES. IT FILLED IN DETAILS THAT THE LAW LEFT OUT SO THAT JEWS WOULD KNOW EXACTLY WHAT WAS ALLOWED.
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