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5 Matching questions

  1. Agrapha
  2. catholic
  3. B.C.
  4. adoptionism
  5. amen
  1. a universal, affecting all humankind, adjective used by the early church to refer to whatever universally shared beliefs
  2. b the abbreviation of "before Christ"
  3. c the transliteration of a Greek word that in turn transliterates a Hebrew word and is either a solemn confirmation of what has been said or a response of assent to words of another
  4. d the view that Jesus was not divine, but a flesh-and-blood human being who was adopted at baptism to be God's son
  5. e literally, unwritten words or sayings, term refers to words and sayings of Jesus not contained in the canonical Gospels

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the world or universe, a Greek term frequently used in ancient philosophical discussion; in the New Testament it often takes a negative sense
  2. Semitic language of Palestine during the time of Jesus
  3. Greco-Roman philosophers, commonly portrayed as street preachers who harangued their audiences and urged them to find true freedom by being liberated from all social conventions
  4. a term originally applied to a measuring reed, later used of books or writings that became authoritative for early Christians
  5. the term is applied to writings that are believed to have been written by the person to whom they are traditionally attributed

5 True/False questions

  1. Christologya reasoned explanation and justification of one's beliefs and/or practices, from a Greek word meaning "defense"


  2. Alexander the Greatthe Macedonian military leader (356-323 B.C.E.) whose armies conquered much of the Eastern Mediterranean and was responsible for the spread of Hellenism


  3. Apocryphal New Testamentnoncanonical books such as the Gospel of Peter that claim apostolic authorship, but were known in antiquity to be in authentic


  4. cultshortened form of cultus deorum, a Latin phrase that means "care of the gods", used of any set of religious practices of worship


  5. allegorya reasoned explanation and justification of one's beliefs and/or practices, from a Greek word meaning "defense"