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Religion Mid Term Review!!!!!!!
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These books of the Bible contain the message and key events in the life and teachings of Jesus Christ. Because of this, they hold a central place of importance in the Bible.
_________ and __________: These two make up a "single sacred deposit" of the Word of God
Scripture and Tradition
Writings that came out of the "lived" experience of the Church under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.
A statement of belief.
The first official writings of the Church appeared about ______ years after the Resurrection.
The first writings of the new Testament were the _______, written by _______.
The ______ ______ guided the writers of the books of the bible.
_______ is the true author of the truths revealed in the bible.
______: is the special influence of the Holy Spirit on the human authors of the Bible.
(Theory): God alone is the author of the bible, he dictated every single thing; including punctuation! The church rejected this theory.
Dictation Theory of inspiration
(Theory): stated that humans wrote the bible alone; it was like a "textbook" or handbook on faith. This was also rejected.
God as assistant theory
(Theory): this stated that the books were written 1st and then later approved by the Holy Spirit. This was also rejected,
Later- approval Theory
Means good news
The three stages of forming the Gospel.
1st: Ministry of Jesus, Preached by Spoken Word
2nd: Apostolic oral tradition
3rd: Word written in divine inspiration
Used when the writer wants to make direct statements of facts.
The type of writing used by a writer to get a message across.
uses rhythms, sounds, and symbols to convey its' message. This is a very imaginative form.
The "good news"of salvation in Christ
A short story that is fiction and used to convey an important lesson
used to convey ancestry and roots Jesus within the history of Israel and the family of Abraham.
This is an ancient Jewish literary form.
Jesus grew up in the town of ______, in the area known as Galilee.
Jesus was born in _____
A gift offered to God by a priest destroyed in some way to show that it belongs to God alone.
Was the center of Jewish life and worship
Remembering that God brought his people out of slavery in Egypt, Celebrated in Spring
The three names of Israel
1st: Canaan 2nd: Israel 3rd: Palestine
Palestine was the ______ for the ancient people
______ in the north
Galilee: The town of Nazareth is located here where Jesus grew up
_______ in the middle:
Samaria: Jews in the area married pagans and they were looked down upon by other Jews
_______ in the south
Judea: The town of Bethlehem is located here. Also the city of Jerusalem is located here.
What is the official Roman Empire language?
Jesus's trade was ______
Jesus spoke what three languages?
Greek, Hebrew, Aramaic
Gospel writers are also known as _____
The Gospel of Mark was the ____ one to be written, around 65-70 AD
One called by Jesus to speak for him.
Spoke about repentance to the people.
What is God's name for himself?
The HEBREW WORD for "I am"
What Jewish people people would call him instead of Yaweh.
Messiah means _____________
"The Anointed One"
An extraordinary event beyond human power
A human's attempt to try to control forces of the universe to their own advantage.
4 Categories of miracles.
Healing, Nature, Exorsism, and Bringing the dead back to life
5 parts of a miracle story format.
Introduction, Request, Response, Reaction, and Result
eternal separation from God
A fictitious story that uses ordinary experiences of life to teach a deeper spiritual lesson
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