5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a a term meaning "one who is sent"
- b the fourteen books of the Septuagint not found in the Old Testament; usually it is a part of the Catholic Bible but not the Protestant Bible
- c Semitic language of Palestine during the time of Jesus
- d the nine blessings that stand at the beginning of Jesus' Sermon on the Mount
- e a term originally applied to a measuring reed, later used of books or writings that became authoritative for early Christians
5 Multiple choice questions
- the intimate, familiar Aramaic word for father. In the normal piety of the first-century Judaism this form of address was too intimate to be used of God
- the view that Jesus was not divine, but a flesh-and-blood human being who was adopted at baptism to be God's son
- a story whose details or actions illustrate or tell about something quite different, each element of an allegory possesses its own distinct meaning
- the belief that the Christian who has been freed by Christ has no ethical or moral obligations
- the six contrasts with ancient teaching that Jesus proclaims in the Sermon on the Mount (matt. 5:21-48) in the anithetical form, "You have heard...But I say to you..."
5 True/False questions
crucifixion → a Roman form of execution in which the victim was nailed or bound to a wooden cross and left to die
authentic → the term is applied to writings that are believed to have been written by the person to whom they are traditionally attributed
apology → a reasoned explanation and justification of one's beliefs and/or practices, from a Greek word meaning "defense"
catholic → the term is applied to writings that are believed to have been written by the person to whom they are traditionally attributed
Apocalypticism → a worldview held by many ancient Jews and Christians that maintained that the present age is controlled by forces of evil, but that these will be destroyed at the end of time when God intervenes in history to bring in His Kingdom