Encountering Jesus in the New Testament - Chapter 3
Only the Gospels of Luke and Matthew tell us about Jesus' ______.
This river was the symbol for Jewish freedom
Scholars believe that the author of Matthew's Gospel was a ____- Christian.
Jesus treated them with courtesy and respect
The miracles of Jesus prove that Jesus has mastery over _____ and the forces of darkness
The Slaughter of the Innocents in Matthew's Gospel reminds the reader of this prophet's narrow brush with death as an infant
Jesus' _____ signifies his incorporation into the Jewish people
One of the four types of miracles performed by Jesus
The term to describe the mystery of Christ's manifestation
The city of Jesus' hidden life
A powerful sign of God's Kingdom worked by Jesus
Miracles invite _____ in him and reveal his true identity as God's Son
Jesus' infancy narratives represent an interest primarily in ____ rather than history
Jesus is the promised Messiah, greater than this Israelite king
This city plays a key role in Luke's Gospel
A literary form that relates past scriptural events to help explain and interpret present events
The Synoptic Gospels use the word ____ for miracle which means "act of power"
All four Gospels use Jesus' ___as the starting point of his ministry
The mystery from Christs life in which God's glory shone through and transformed Jesus' physical appearance while in the company of the Old Testament prophets
a Hebrew word that means "certainly"
raising him from the tomb was a powerful sign that Jesus has the power to conquer even death
the expulsion of an evil spirit
luke wrote for a ___ christian audience
John's Gospel uses the Greek word ____ for miracle
he is the immediate precursor and forerunner of Jesus
a picture story drawn from ordinary life that conveys religious truth
Jesus emphasized the ___ of the Law of Moses
Jesus' ___ days in the desert recall Israel's years in the wilderness
John the Baptist courageously condemned the behavior of this king
One of the Old Testament prophets who appeared at Jesus' Transfiguration
The central theme of Jesus' preaching was the coming of the Kingdom of ___
Only God can forgive ___