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New Testament History and Literature
Agora
Agraphon
Allegory
Amanuensis
The central square of a Greek city, usually translated as the…
A Greek term for an "unwritten saying" attributed to Jesus bu…
A literary form where a story is told for what is signifies r…
A person, such as a scribe or secretary,hired to write from d…
Agora
The central square of a Greek city, usually translated as the…
Agraphon
A Greek term for an "unwritten saying" attributed to Jesus bu…
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New Testament History & Literature
Alexander "The Great"
Hellnization
Seleucids
Ptolemy
Took an army of 25,000 soldiers and conquered the 300,000 men…
The spread of all things Greek
Alexander's general who ruled over Syria and Babylon after hi…
Alexander's general who ruled over Palestine and Egypt after…
Alexander "The Great"
Took an army of 25,000 soldiers and conquered the 300,000 men…
Hellnization
The spread of all things Greek
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History and Literature of the New Testament
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new testament history and literature exam
When did Paul write 1 Thessalonians?
When did Paul write 2 Thessalonians?
When was Thesalonica built?
What is Thessalonica called today?
What was Paul writing in 51 a.d.
What was Paul writing few months after 51 a.d. began, so eith…
What town was built during the greek period, roughly 315 B.C.…
Modern day Salonica was once called _________?
When did Paul write 1 Thessalonians?
What was Paul writing in 51 a.d.
When did Paul write 2 Thessalonians?
What was Paul writing few months after 51 a.d. began, so eith…
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New Testament History and Literature: Exam #2
What are the characteristics of an epi…
What are the five parts of the form of…
What are the literary forms found in t…
What important order is reflected in t…
1. "Epistle" is Greek for "letter"; 2. The Epistle make up ab…
1. Salutation or Greeting; 2. Expression of thanks or commend…
1. Parenesis; 2. Diatribe; 3. Hymn; 4. Confession or Creed; 5…
4
What are the characteristics of an epi…
1. "Epistle" is Greek for "letter"; 2. The Epistle make up ab…
What are the five parts of the form of…
1. Salutation or Greeting; 2. Expression of thanks or commend…
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New Testament History and Literature - Exam #2
How is Acts related to Luke? Who wrote…
When was Acts written? What evidence d…
What are the 3 major sections of Acts?…
What is the purpose of Acts? How does…
1/2. Luke writes Acts as a sequel to Luke's gospel. ... 3/4. Luk…
1. Probably early 60's A.D.... 2. Paul was preaching the gospel…
1. The church begins in Jerusalem (1-6)... 2. The church expands…
1. To explain the beginning and expansion of the church from…
How is Acts related to Luke? Who wrote…
1/2. Luke writes Acts as a sequel to Luke's gospel. ... 3/4. Luk…
When was Acts written? What evidence d…
1. Probably early 60's A.D.... 2. Paul was preaching the gospel…
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New Testament History & Literature Dr. Kari Brodin
Agraphon
Anonymous
Antilegomena
Apocalypse
the technical name for a saying of Jesus that one reads of el…
When the name of the author wasn't on the original text
When the early church was debating which books would be consi…
The Greek word at the beginning of the book of Revelation and…
Agraphon
the technical name for a saying of Jesus that one reads of el…
Anonymous
When the name of the author wasn't on the original text
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New Testament History and Literature Exam 2
Hermann Samuel Reimarus, died 1768
Albert Schweitzer
Synoptic Gospels and the problem
J.J. Griesbach, 1776
Jesus saw himself as an eschatological prophet. Jesus was not…
Wrote "The Quest of the Historical Jesus" in 1906. He argued…
Matthew, Mark, and Luke. Jesus speaks in parables and one lin…
He created the Synoptic Tool, which lined up the synoptic gos…
Hermann Samuel Reimarus, died 1768
Jesus saw himself as an eschatological prophet. Jesus was not…
Albert Schweitzer
Wrote "The Quest of the Historical Jesus" in 1906. He argued…
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New Testament History and Literature Exam 1
64 B.C.
70 A.D.
142 B.C.
Pharisees
Pompey captured Jerusalem, ending period of peace, and walked…
Titus besieged Jerusalem, cornered Jews in fortress where the…
First time since Babylonian period control of Palestine was i…
Middle Class, Strict interpretation and observation of the La…
64 B.C.
Pompey captured Jerusalem, ending period of peace, and walked…
70 A.D.
Titus besieged Jerusalem, cornered Jews in fortress where the…
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New Testament History and Literature - Exam #1
What 3 general purposes for the NT did…
What external forces have threatened t…
What internal forces have threatened t…
Who are the Pharisees, Herodians, Esse…
1. to tell us about God - this is His self-disclosure... 2. to c…
-from the Greeks, Persians, Egyptians, and Romans... -ex: the Je…
Wavering devotion to God and the deadness of formalism and ex…
Sects/parties of Jewish people who emerged in Israel as the N…
What 3 general purposes for the NT did…
1. to tell us about God - this is His self-disclosure... 2. to c…
What external forces have threatened t…
-from the Greeks, Persians, Egyptians, and Romans... -ex: the Je…
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New Testament History and Literature - Exam 3
When was 2 Corinthians written, in rel…
What group in Corinth especially worri…
What is the purpose of 2 Corinthians?…
How does Paul describe the nature of t…
1. 2 Corinthians is the 4th letter, and 1 Corinthians is the…
1. false teachers... 2. They were setting themselves up as apost…
1. To defend Paul's apostleship, ministry, and message... 2. -Th…
1. The apostles bring the gospel sincerely as those accountab…
When was 2 Corinthians written, in rel…
1. 2 Corinthians is the 4th letter, and 1 Corinthians is the…
What group in Corinth especially worri…
1. false teachers... 2. They were setting themselves up as apost…
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New Testament Literature
Canon
textual criticism
Septuagint (LXX)
hellenization
A list of books that a religious community finds sacred and a…
the comparison and analysis of ancient manuscripts to discove…
A Greek edition of the Hebrew bible
the diffusion of Greek language and culture throughout the Me…
Canon
A list of books that a religious community finds sacred and a…
textual criticism
the comparison and analysis of ancient manuscripts to discove…
New Testament Literature
Philemon
Timing of the letters
Theme/Purpose of Philemon
Ephesians theme
Shortest of Paul's letters, only truly personal letter
61-62 AD
Paul is asking a christian slave owner to receive back peacef…
The church as the body of Christ
Philemon
Shortest of Paul's letters, only truly personal letter
Timing of the letters
61-62 AD
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New Testament Literature
Diaspora
Exile
Silent Years
322 BC
Dispersed Jews
-No prophets... -Exilic books include, Ezra, Nehemiah, and Haggai
Between the end of the old testament and Mark
Judaism starting over
Diaspora
Dispersed Jews
Exile
-No prophets... -Exilic books include, Ezra, Nehemiah, and Haggai
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Literature of the New Testament
Abraham
Alexander the Great
Apostle
Aramaic
A figure from the O.T. whom God called to be his follower. Je…
The great military leader of Macedonia whose armies conquered…
One who is commissioned to perform a task. The term is derive…
A semitic language related to Hebrew that was the native tong…
Abraham
A figure from the O.T. whom God called to be his follower. Je…
Alexander the Great
The great military leader of Macedonia whose armies conquered…
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Categories of New Testament Literature
Gospels(Matthew, Mark, Luke, John)
Acts of the Apostles(Accounts of Early…
Letters/Epistles(pauline)
Apocalyptic literature(revelation)
translated from the greek word meaning "Good News", The term…
...
Included in the NT as a series of Letters/Epistles which were…
a literary form that uses highly dramatic and symbolic langua…
Gospels(Matthew, Mark, Luke, John)
translated from the greek word meaning "Good News", The term…
Acts of the Apostles(Accounts of Early…
...
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New Testament Type of Literature
Matthew
Mark
Luke
John
Authoritative testimony to life and sayings of Jesus
Authoritative testimony to life and sayings of Jesus
Authoritative testimony to life and sayings of Jesus
Authoritative testimony to life and sayings of Jesus
Matthew
Authoritative testimony to life and sayings of Jesus
Mark
Authoritative testimony to life and sayings of Jesus
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Literature of the Old and New Testament
Gen. 1:1 to 2:4
Gen. 2:4-25
Eponymous Ancestor
Cain
Elohim... Speaks, said, made, swept... Light/night, sea, sky, land…
Yahweh... Formed, planted, made, took... Earth/sky, human, rain, pl…
A person who's name is given to a tribe or place
Adam and Eve's son who killed his brother, was a farmer
Gen. 1:1 to 2:4
Elohim... Speaks, said, made, swept... Light/night, sea, sky, land…
Gen. 2:4-25
Yahweh... Formed, planted, made, took... Earth/sky, human, rain, pl…
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New Testament Literature Exam
Which Jewish christian book was writte…
Which of these letters is not associat…
What is the word used to describe a le…
What is the word used to describe a se…
Hebrews
Hebrews, James and Jude
Pseudopigrapha
Amanuensis
Which Jewish christian book was writte…
Hebrews
Which of these letters is not associat…
Hebrews, James and Jude
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new testament literature final
MATCHING
total depravity
wrath
sanctification
MATCHING
inability to do good
God hates sin and punishes unrepentant
set apart
MATCHING
MATCHING
total depravity
inability to do good
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New Testament Backgrounds: Literature
What is the most important piece of li…
The oldest translation of the Bible is…
What is the abbreviation for the Septu…
This translation of the bible is more…
The Old Testament
The Septuagint
LXX. According to tradition, 72 Jewish scholars began the tra…
The Septuagint
What is the most important piece of li…
The Old Testament
The oldest translation of the Bible is…
The Septuagint
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New Testament History & Literature Study Guide for Exam 2 Chapter 7
(1.) Which of the following statements…
(2.) Which of the following statements…
(3.) The author of a Gospel is called…
(4.) The authorship of a Gospel is det…
the canonical Gospels are like modern biographies.
the canonical gospels contain little more than miracle-working.
evangelist
early, external traditional and internal evidence.
(1.) Which of the following statements…
the canonical Gospels are like modern biographies.
(2.) Which of the following statements…
the canonical gospels contain little more than miracle-working.
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New Testament History & Literature Study Guide for Exam 2 Chapter 6
(1) Jesus' public ministry is usually…
(2) Jesus' public ministry is usually…
(3) What activities constituted Jesus'…
(4) When able to gain some privacy, Je…
Three & a half
A.D. 30 or 33
All of the above
teaching his disciples
(1) Jesus' public ministry is usually…
Three & a half
(2) Jesus' public ministry is usually…
A.D. 30 or 33
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NEW TESTAMENT HISTORY, LITERATURE AND THEOLOGY FINAL EXAMINATION STUDY GUIDE
Alexander the Great did not leave a na…
Which of the following rulers or dynas…
Which church Council gave the final ap…
Roman provinces with significant auton…
a. Three Generals... b. Two Generals... c. Four Generals... d. One Gen…
a. Ptolemaic ... b. Seleucid... c. Hasmonean ... d. Maccabean
a. The Council of Nicea... b. The Council of Carthage... c. The Cou…
a. Proconsuls... b. Prefects/procurators ... c. Legates... d. Emperors
Alexander the Great did not leave a na…
a. Three Generals... b. Two Generals... c. Four Generals... d. One Gen…
Which of the following rulers or dynas…
a. Ptolemaic ... b. Seleucid... c. Hasmonean ... d. Maccabean
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New Testament History and Literature Study Guide for Exam 2 Chapter 9
(1.) The author of Luke got informatio…
(2.) The Gospel of Luke is dedicated to
(3.) Luke's authorship of the Third Go…
(4.) In view of his linguistic style,…
both of the above
Theophilus
A comparison of the "we" sections in the book of Acts with th…
Gentile
(1.) The author of Luke got informatio…
both of the above
(2.) The Gospel of Luke is dedicated to
Theophilus
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New Testament History and Literature Study Guide for Exam 2 Chapter 8
(1.) Which of the following statements…
(2.) The apostle Matthew appears in ot…
(3.) Among the four Gospels, which of…
(4.) How does Matthew usually treat Ma…
to avoid plagiarism, ancient authors carefully avoid borrowin…
Levi
Church
he lengthens it?
(1.) Which of the following statements…
to avoid plagiarism, ancient authors carefully avoid borrowin…
(2.) The apostle Matthew appears in ot…
Levi
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Old Testament History and Literature
Exodus
Etiologies
Hermeneutics
Plenary Verbal Inspiration
The flight of the Israelites from Egyptian captivity; it gave…
Stories from the Bible not based on actual truth, but told to…
Sturdy of how literary texts are interpreted. Theory/science/…
Common belief that God dictated the words of the Bible.
Exodus
The flight of the Israelites from Egyptian captivity; it gave…
Etiologies
Stories from the Bible not based on actual truth, but told to…
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Introducing the New Testament: History
allegory
Antiochus IV Epiphanes
animism
apocalypticism
A type of figurative speech in which the elements or characte…
The Seleucid (Greek) ruler who sought to exterminate the Jewi…
Belief in the existence of spirits, good and bad, that can po…
A religious movement that combined radical dualistic outlook…
allegory
A type of figurative speech in which the elements or characte…
Antiochus IV Epiphanes
The Seleucid (Greek) ruler who sought to exterminate the Jewi…
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New Testament Literature Study Guide
What is the name of Herod who ruled th…
What was the major empire controlling…
When determining the New Testament can…
What is Source Ctiticism?
Herod Antipas
Rome
1. Whether the canonicity was conformity to the rule of faith…
the analysis of biblical books seeking to determine possible…
What is the name of Herod who ruled th…
Herod Antipas
What was the major empire controlling…
Rome
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Old Testament History and Literature
Exodus
Etiologies
Hermeneutics
Plenary Verbal Inspiration
The flight of the Israelites from Egyptian captivity; it gave…
Stories from the Bible not based on actual truth, but told to…
Sturdy of how literary texts are interpreted. Theory/science/…
Common belief that God dictated the words of the Bible.
Exodus
The flight of the Israelites from Egyptian captivity; it gave…
Etiologies
Stories from the Bible not based on actual truth, but told to…
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New Testament Literature Lecture 11 (Flashcard Style)
The Son of Man coming in the clouds te…
Of Matthew's five great discourses of…
On what will Mark focus his writing (1…
All of the following are suppliants in…
C. Daniel
D. The Olivet Discourse
B. The actions of Jesus
C. A man born blind
The Son of Man coming in the clouds te…
C. Daniel
Of Matthew's five great discourses of…
D. The Olivet Discourse
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New Testament Literature, Lecture 10 (Flashcard Style)
All of the following stories of Peter…
All of the following problems Peter ha…
In the book of Acts to what does Peter…
In Mark what parenthetical statement i…
C. Peter witnessing the transfiguration
A. Peter slicing off the ear of the high priest in Gethsemane
B. To eat unclean animals
D. Jesus declaring all foods clean
All of the following stories of Peter…
C. Peter witnessing the transfiguration
All of the following problems Peter ha…
A. Peter slicing off the ear of the high priest in Gethsemane
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New Testament Literature Lecture 18 (Flashcard Style)
How is Nathaniel often portrayed (18B)…
Who brought Nathaniel to Jesus (18B)?…
What was Nathaniel's objection against…
What did Jesus say about Nathaniel (18…
B. As a skeptic
D. Philip
C. He was from Nazareth
A. He was a true Israelite in whom there was nothing false
How is Nathaniel often portrayed (18B)…
B. As a skeptic
Who brought Nathaniel to Jesus (18B)?…
D. Philip
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New Testament Literature Lecture 13 (Flashcard Style)
All of the following messages of Jesus…
What did Luke say Jesus grew in (13C)?…
When Jesus was young we explored his d…
To whom does the genealogy of Jesus in…
D. Jesus is God in flesh
B. Wisdom
C. Learning how to deal with sinful thoughts
B. Adam
All of the following messages of Jesus…
D. Jesus is God in flesh
What did Luke say Jesus grew in (13C)?…
B. Wisdom
New Testament Literature: Unit 1
Inspiration
Authority: where do we find a reliable…
Papyri manuscripts
Uncial manuscripts
God influenced and guided the human writers of the Bible so t…
(John 10:34-35): The Old Testament... (Mark 13:31): His (Jesus')…
- written on papyrus (reed plant of the Nile)... - most come fro…
- written on parchment... - capital letters and no spaces... - 4th…
Inspiration
God influenced and guided the human writers of the Bible so t…
Authority: where do we find a reliable…
(John 10:34-35): The Old Testament... (Mark 13:31): His (Jesus')…
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Old Testament History and Literature
Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Creation, fall, flood, babel, Abrahamic Covenant, Isaac, Jacob.
Israel's deliverance from Egypt, Mosaic Covenant, God's prese…
Instructions on holy worship and holy living.
Israel's organization and tests of obedience from Sinai to Mo…
Genesis
Creation, fall, flood, babel, Abrahamic Covenant, Isaac, Jacob.
Exodus
Israel's deliverance from Egypt, Mosaic Covenant, God's prese…
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New Testament Literature Lecture 17 (Flashcard Style)
The fact that the author of the book b…
What very rare phrase/clause is shared…
What very rare phrase/clause is shared…
What very rare phrase/clause is shared…
A. Lazarus
C. Crossed over from death to life
B. That your joy may be complete
D. Having been born of God
The fact that the author of the book b…
A. Lazarus
What very rare phrase/clause is shared…
C. Crossed over from death to life
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New Testament Literature Lecture 9 (Flashcard Style)
Why did God tell David he wanted to bu…
What aspect of the Abrahamic covenant…
The gematria principle is (9B)... A. Usi…
Why did Matthew say there were 14 gene…
B. Because David wanted to build God a temple
C. Abraham being a blessing to all nations
D. Using letters and numbers to give meaning
A. The number 14 is DVD representing the name of David
Why did God tell David he wanted to bu…
B. Because David wanted to build God a temple
What aspect of the Abrahamic covenant…
C. Abraham being a blessing to all nations
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New Testament Literature Lecture 19 (Flashcard Style)
What does John 1:14 say "we have seen"…
"All of them may be one, Father just a…
When did Jesus say he was given glory…
The Greek word for "glory" is: ______…
B. His glory
C. Christ's high priestly prayer, John 17
D. Before the world began
C. Doxa
What does John 1:14 say "we have seen"…
B. His glory
"All of them may be one, Father just a…
C. Christ's high priestly prayer, John 17
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New Testament Literature Lecture 16 (Flashcard Style)
The one source theory states that (16A…
What are the two sources in the two so…
How would you define Quelle (16B)?... A.…
What does Q or Quelle mean (16B)?... A.…
C. All three synoptic gospels are derived from the same source
D. Mark and Quelle
A. Material shared by Matthew and Luke but not in Mark
B. Source
The one source theory states that (16A…
C. All three synoptic gospels are derived from the same source
What are the two sources in the two so…
D. Mark and Quelle
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New Testament Literature Lecture 15 (Flashcard Style)
Which of the following is the synoptic…
In the parable of the Pharisee and Tax…
What did the Pharisee try to impress G…
What prayer did the tax collector in t…
A. Matthew, Mark, Luke
B. He was not like evildoers
C. He tithed and fasted twice a week
D. God be merciful to me, a sinner
Which of the following is the synoptic…
A. Matthew, Mark, Luke
In the parable of the Pharisee and Tax…
B. He was not like evildoers
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New Testament Literature Exam #1
What is inspiration?
Jesus answered the question of authori…
What are papyri manuscripts?
What are uncial manuscripts?
Inspiration involves the work of God in which He influenced a…
1) Old Testament (John 10:34-35)... 2) His own teaching (Mark 13…
Grouped together because they are all written on papyrus, a p…
Written on parchment and were written in capital letters.... -4t…
What is inspiration?
Inspiration involves the work of God in which He influenced a…
Jesus answered the question of authori…
1) Old Testament (John 10:34-35)... 2) His own teaching (Mark 13…
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New Testament Literature Lecture 14 (Flashcard Style)
What is shared by the Rich Young Ruler…
What is the rich young ruler's obstacl…
How does the rich young ruler react in…
What was the obstacle of the blind beg…
B. Both have an obstacle they must over come
D. His wealth
A. He turns and goes away
C. The crowds block him
What is shared by the Rich Young Ruler…
B. Both have an obstacle they must over come
What is the rich young ruler's obstacl…
D. His wealth
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New Testament Literature Lecture 12 (Flashcard Style)
How does the book of Luke portrays Chr…
In our culture what is the biggest pro…
In Acts what does the switch from "the…
Where was much of Paul's Second Missio…
D. The perfect man
B. He is God incarnate
D. The author of the book joined them at that point
A. Corinth
How does the book of Luke portrays Chr…
D. The perfect man
In our culture what is the biggest pro…
B. He is God incarnate
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New Testament Literature Chapter One
515 BCE to 70CE.
The Christian world, the Jewish world,…
537-332 BCE.
167-63 BCE.
When did the Second Temple period occur?
What are the three different worlds in the New Testament?
When was the Persian Period?
When was the Hasmonean Period?
515 BCE to 70CE.
When did the Second Temple period occur?
The Christian world, the Jewish world,…
What are the three different worlds in the New Testament?
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New Testament Literature (Mid-term)
Without realizing it, we bring the cul…
The New Testament shares much with the…
Archaeology provides little informatio…
The interpreter rarely brings his or h…
True.
True.
False.
False.
Without realizing it, we bring the cul…
True.
The New Testament shares much with the…
True.
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New Testament Literature Quiz 2
Intertestamental Period
Post (Babylonian) Exile
Diaspora
Hellenistic (Greek) Period (332-63 BC)
The quiet years. The time between when the OT and the NT were…
(539 - 332 BC) ... - Persia (Cyrus) conquers Babylon and support…
Israel's dispersement in the middle east but not living in th…
- Alexander the Great... - Koine Greek is coming language... - Arts…
Intertestamental Period
The quiet years. The time between when the OT and the NT were…
Post (Babylonian) Exile
(539 - 332 BC) ... - Persia (Cyrus) conquers Babylon and support…
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New Testament Literature Test #1
Cannon
Hermeneutics
Exegesis
Apocrypha
The books that are considered inspired by God and formed the…
The term for the art and science of biblical interpretation.
It means to draw out the meaning of the text what the author…
From intertestamental and NT era written in Greek, Hebrew, an…
Cannon
The books that are considered inspired by God and formed the…
Hermeneutics
The term for the art and science of biblical interpretation.
Bible 216 New Testament Literature
M.A.P.S.
Canon
Hermeneutics
Exegesis
(Manuscripts, Archeology, Prophecy, Statistics)
the canon of Scripture refers to the books that are considere…
The term for the art and science of biblical interpretation
means to "draw out."
M.A.P.S.
(Manuscripts, Archeology, Prophecy, Statistics)
Canon
the canon of Scripture refers to the books that are considere…
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New Testament Literature Exam #3
Acts: Author and Recipients
Acts: Key Verse
What is a witness, according to Acts?
Important Issues and Ideas from the Bo…
Luke: Gentile physician who traveled with Paul... Addressed to T…
Acts 1:8... -To prepare witness for the ends of the earth... -Organ…
1. First-hand experience... 2. Willing to talk about it
1. God's in control over history... 2. The resurrection of Jesus…
Acts: Author and Recipients
Luke: Gentile physician who traveled with Paul... Addressed to T…
Acts: Key Verse
Acts 1:8... -To prepare witness for the ends of the earth... -Organ…
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