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NT Exam 1 (Fill in Blank)
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What is the blending of culture called?
Which 1st century Jewish group isolated itself from other Jewish groups because it thought the other groups were corrupt?
What is the written record of oral Torah called?
When was the Jewish Temple destroyed under the Romans?
• 70 CE
What are the gathering places of Jews outside of Jerusalem called?
Which New Testament literary genre is framed as a vision, has vivid imagery and describes "the culmination of Christianity in the Kingdom of God?"
A collection of Christian heretical writings.
• New Testament Apocrypha
A collection of Jewish writings from the 1st century, discovered at Qumran.
• Dead Sea Scrolls
What is the term for the worship of many gods?
Name one of the 1st century Jewish groups that fought against the Romans in Judea.
Which literary genre found in the New Testament narrates how something came about?
• Historical Narrative
What is the name of the translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek?
In which region was Jerusalem located?
On which body of water sat the Roman fortress Masada?
• Dead Sea
What is the technical term for "false teaching"?
Which city is the capitol of the Roman Empire during the First Century, CE?
Name the Jewish Holy day that is the Day of Atonement.
• Yom Kippur
What is the name of the Jewish celebration of the liberation of the Hebrews from Egypt?
Which Jewish group interpreted the written Torah for 1st century mainline Palestinian Judaism?
Which Jewish group oversaw Temple sacrifices pre-70CE?
Identify the type of Christology that presents Jesus as fully divine but only seemingly human.
What does the Hebrew word "torah" mean?
What is the original language of the writings in the New Testament?
What was the innermost chamber of the Jewish Temple called?
• Holy of Holies
Which literary genre of the New Testament is a Greek genre that makes up the majority of the NT writings?
Name a literary genre of the NT that is uniquely Christian and narrates the life and teachings of Jesus.
Name the Jewish Holy Day which was observed weekly and it was required that there be no work on this day.
What is a TaNak?
• Hebrew Bible
Give an example of an Apocalypse in the New Testament.
Give an example of a Gospel in the New Testament.
Give an example of a Letter in the New Testament.
Give an example of a mystery cult from the Greco-Roman period.
Give one characteristic of a mystery cult.
Give an example of a 4th century Greek NT manuscript.
• Codex Sinaiticus
Give an example of one of the writings that Athanasius considers to be valid reading-matter appointed by the Fathers for those who wish to be instructed in piety, but is not included in the canon.
• Wisdom of Solomon
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