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The Rise of Christianity
messiah
apostle
martyr
clergy
anointed king sent by God; savior
a person sent forth; close follower of Jesus
a person who suffers or dies for his/her beliefs
group of people who conduct Christian services
messiah
anointed king sent by God; savior
apostle
a person sent forth; close follower of Jesus
11 terms
Rise of Christianity
Parables
Resurrection
Apostle
Salvation
A short story that teaches a principle about what is good beh…
The act of rising from the dead.
Christian leader chosen by Jesus to spread his message.
The act of being saved from the effects of sin.
Parables
A short story that teaches a principle about what is good beh…
Resurrection
The act of rising from the dead.
18 terms
Rise of Christianity
monotheism
polytheism
Judah
Zealots
Belief in one God
Belief in many gods
monotheistic land on east coast of Mediterranean
people who believed in and fought for their religion
monotheism
Belief in one God
polytheism
Belief in many gods
The Rise of Christianity
Jesus
apostle
Paul
Diaspora
Although the exact date is uncertain, historians believe that…
one of the followers of Jesus who preached and spread his tea…
He was an apostle who had enormous influence on Christianity'…
The dispersal of the Jews from their homeland into exile.
Jesus
Although the exact date is uncertain, historians believe that…
apostle
one of the followers of Jesus who preached and spread his tea…
30 terms
Rise of Christianity
In the town of Bethlehem in Judea
Jesus' disciples, or pupils
Apostle who had enormous influence on…
The dispersal of the Jews. Most Jews w…
Where was Jesus born
Apostle
Paul
Diaspora
In the town of Bethlehem in Judea
Where was Jesus born
Jesus' disciples, or pupils
Apostle
36 terms
The rise of Christianity
Parable
Resurrection
Apostle
Salvation
A story with a message
refers to coming back to life, rising from the dead.
A follower of Jesus
being saved from the effects of sin
Parable
A story with a message
Resurrection
refers to coming back to life, rising from the dead.
12 terms
The Rise of Christianity
messiah
apostle
Paul
martyr
a savior sent by God
leader or teacher of a new faith or movement
a Jew from Asia Minor, played the most influential role in sp…
a person who suffers or is killed for his/her beliefs
messiah
a savior sent by God
apostle
leader or teacher of a new faith or movement
20 terms
The Rise of Christianity
messiah
herod
Jesus
Gospels
Savior who the Jews waited for
non jew who the romans made king
Many believed he was Christ, the Messiah
The four books of the Bible about the life of Jesus
messiah
Savior who the Jews waited for
herod
non jew who the romans made king
5 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Diaspora
Apostle
Bishop
Pope
Moving away of Jews from their homeland in Judea
Close follower of Jesus
Head of all churches in one area
Head of the Roman Catholic Church
Diaspora
Moving away of Jews from their homeland in Judea
Apostle
Close follower of Jesus
10 terms
The Rise of Christianity
The Cross
Nicene Creed
Constantine
Diaspora
The universal symbol of Christianity
The statement of Christian belief adopted by church leaders i…
The first Roman emperor to accept Christianity
The Roman Empire forced Jews into exile in a dispersal called…
The Cross
The universal symbol of Christianity
Nicene Creed
The statement of Christian belief adopted by church leaders i…
20 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Immaculate Conception
Gentiles
Christos
Pontius Pilate
Mary becomes pregnant by God's will
What the Jews call non-Jews
Greek word for savior
Roman official who sentenced Jesus to death. He said, "I wash…
Immaculate Conception
Mary becomes pregnant by God's will
Gentiles
What the Jews call non-Jews
20 terms
Rise of Christianity
Old Testament
Pacifist
New Testament
Bethlehem
The first part of the Christian Bible (Torah)
one who believes in non-violence
The second part of the Christian bible. The story of Jesus
the town where Jesus was born
Old Testament
The first part of the Christian Bible (Torah)
Pacifist
one who believes in non-violence
18 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Constantine
Priest
Bishop
Peter and Paul
Made Christianity the religion of Rome.
The head of the Church.
Leader of the church who controlled all the churches in one c…
Founded the first Christian Church in Rome
Constantine
Made Christianity the religion of Rome.
Priest
The head of the Church.
25 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Messiah
apostle
Paul
martyr
anointed king sent by God
"a person sent forth"
played the most influential role in spreading Christianity
people who suffer or die for their beliefs
Messiah
anointed king sent by God
apostle
"a person sent forth"
16 terms
rise of christianity
parables
resurrection
apostle
salvation
short stories that teach a lesson about good, or honorable be…
coming back to life from the dead
Christian leader chosen by Jesus to spread his message
the act of being saved from the effects of wrongdoing, or sin
parables
short stories that teach a lesson about good, or honorable be…
resurrection
coming back to life from the dead
11 terms
Rise of Christianity
messiah
apostle
paul
martyr
A savior figure to be sent by God, awaited by the Jews.
Pioneer of a reform movement (originally, an early follower o…
A.D. 11-67 Follower of Jesus who helped spread Christianity t…
A person who is killed because of their religious or other be…
messiah
A savior figure to be sent by God, awaited by the Jews.
apostle
Pioneer of a reform movement (originally, an early follower o…
Rise of Christianity
The Basilica Nova
Arch of Constantine
Tondo
Hieratic Scale
When: Rise of Christianity, Early 4th c AD... Where: Rome... Materi…
When: Rise of Christianity, 315 AD... Where: Rome... Why: Triumphal…
circular sculptural element/painted element
one subject larger, other smaller
The Basilica Nova
When: Rise of Christianity, Early 4th c AD... Where: Rome... Materi…
Arch of Constantine
When: Rise of Christianity, 315 AD... Where: Rome... Why: Triumphal…
38 terms
Rise of Christianity
Jerusalem
Judaea
messiah
Jesus
Capital of a kingdom in Israel
a province that used to be Judah
a deliver from god
a preaching Jew from nazareth
Jerusalem
Capital of a kingdom in Israel
Judaea
a province that used to be Judah
14 terms
Rise of Christianity
Messiah
St. Paul
Nero and Marcus Aurelius
St. Peter
A savior figure to be sent by God, awaited by the Jews.
Christian missionary that spread Christianity throughout the…
Roman emperors that led the persecution of Christians
The first pope and one of the most important disciples.
Messiah
A savior figure to be sent by God, awaited by the Jews.
St. Paul
Christian missionary that spread Christianity throughout the…
The Rise of Christianity
parables
resurrection
apostle
Salvation
short stories that teach a lesson about good, or honarable, b…
coming back to life from the dead
Christian Leader chosen by Jesus to spread the message
The act of being saved from the effects of wrong doing, or sin
parables
short stories that teach a lesson about good, or honarable, b…
resurrection
coming back to life from the dead
37 terms
Rise of Christianity
personal relationship between God and…
home of the Jews
6 a.d
God promised the Messiah would restore…
what Christianity emphasized
Judea was the what
when did rome take control of Judea
what the Jewish people believed about Messiah
personal relationship between God and…
what Christianity emphasized
home of the Jews
Judea was the what
8 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Jesus
apostle
Paul
Disapora
a Jew who was raised in Nazareth and preached and taught good…
one of the followers of Jesus who preached and spread his tea…
an apostle who never met Jesus and travelled.
the dispersal of the Jews from their homeland in Palestine es…
Jesus
a Jew who was raised in Nazareth and preached and taught good…
apostle
one of the followers of Jesus who preached and spread his tea…
12 terms
Rise of Christianity
rodney stark
consequences of early church growth
constantine
edict of milan
modern sociologist of religion;... posits that roman empire was…
persecution because the huge growth was a threat to the empir…
marked beginning of change from persecution to prominence for…
constantine;... ended persecution of christians;... land is returned
rodney stark
modern sociologist of religion;... posits that roman empire was…
consequences of early church growth
persecution because the huge growth was a threat to the empir…
31 terms
Rise of Christianity
Judea
Zealots
Messiah
Jesus
An ancient region of southern Palestine comprising present-da…
A member of a Jewish patriotic party such as Simon the Apostl…
The "anointed" one. The Old Testament commissions this person…
A Jew from Galilee in northern Israel. A teacher and prophet…
Judea
An ancient region of southern Palestine comprising present-da…
Zealots
A member of a Jewish patriotic party such as Simon the Apostl…
11 terms
Rise of Christianity
where does roman power spread in 63 BC?
Jesus
Resurrection
what did Jesus teach?
judea; general Pompey conquered Palestine /Judea for Roman Em…
-born bethlehem, raised in Nazareth by Mary and Joseph... -some…
belief in the physical resurrection of Jesus was foundation o…
1) God has a personal relationship with each human... 2) Love yo…
where does roman power spread in 63 BC?
judea; general Pompey conquered Palestine /Judea for Roman Em…
Jesus
-born bethlehem, raised in Nazareth by Mary and Joseph... -some…
11 terms
Rise of Christianity
Tetrarchy
Constantine the Great
Constantinople
Nazareth
("rule of four"). Period of Late Antique history (293-313 CE)…
Emperor of Rome (206 CE) who adopted the Christian faith and…
A large and wealthy city that was the imperial capital of the…
Where Jesus grew up
Tetrarchy
("rule of four"). Period of Late Antique history (293-313 CE)…
Constantine the Great
Emperor of Rome (206 CE) who adopted the Christian faith and…
18 terms
The rise of Christianity
Jesus
Apostles
Monotheism
Polytheism
A jewish boy bron in bethlehem in jueda around 4-6 B.C.
Followers of jesus (12 men)
Belief in one god
Belief in many gods
Jesus
A jewish boy bron in bethlehem in jueda around 4-6 B.C.
Apostles
Followers of jesus (12 men)
36 terms
The rise of Christianity
Parable
Resurrection
Apostle
Salvation
A story with a message
refers to coming back to life, rising from the dead.
A follower of Jesus
being saved from the effects of sin
Parable
A story with a message
Resurrection
refers to coming back to life, rising from the dead.
9 terms
The rise of Christianity
Jesus
Apostles
Pilate
Paul
Born in the town of Bethlehem in Judea
12 disciples of Jesus
Arrested Jesus and sentenced to be crucified or nailed to a w…
Had enormous influence on Christianity's development.
Jesus
Born in the town of Bethlehem in Judea
Apostles
12 disciples of Jesus
12 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Jesus
Judea
Bethlehem
Nazareth
Historically considered to be the founder of Christianity; Sp…
An independent kingdom of the Hebrews but by 6 AD it became p…
The city where Jesus was born between 6 and 4 BC
The village in northern Palestine where Jesus grew up
Jesus
Historically considered to be the founder of Christianity; Sp…
Judea
An independent kingdom of the Hebrews but by 6 AD it became p…
8 terms
The Rise of Christianity
miracle
subjects
trial
divine
an amazing event with no explanation, believed to be an act o…
people who are ruled by a king or emperor
a meeting in court to determine if someone has broken the law
relating to God
miracle
an amazing event with no explanation, believed to be an act o…
subjects
people who are ruled by a king or emperor
15 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Jesus of Nazareth
Paul of Tarsus
Christianity Characteristics
Persecutions of Christians
Racial toleration of all people... ~followers think he is the me…
Disciple of Jesus... ~established Christian communities in Anato…
Overturned class, gender, & ethnicity barriers... personal salva…
64: Nero used them as scapegoat for the fire... Usually after a…
Jesus of Nazareth
Racial toleration of all people... ~followers think he is the me…
Paul of Tarsus
Disciple of Jesus... ~established Christian communities in Anato…
The Rise Of Christianity
Christianity
Messiah
Jesus Of Nazareth
Disciples
The religion based on the person and teachings of Jesus of Na…
The promised deliverer of the Jewish nation prophesied in the…
Jesus of Nazareth is the central figure of the Christian reli…
A personal follower of Jesus during his life, especially one…
Christianity
The religion based on the person and teachings of Jesus of Na…
Messiah
The promised deliverer of the Jewish nation prophesied in the…
8 terms
Rise of Christianity
Roman religion
Jewish sects
Jesus of Nazareth
Paul of Tarsus
Focused on worship of a pantheon of Greco-Roman gods and godd…
Divisions among the Jews themselves
Palestinian Jew... Grew up in Galilee ... Transformation of the inn…
Message of Jesus should be preached to Jews and Gentiles... Jesu…
Roman religion
Focused on worship of a pantheon of Greco-Roman gods and godd…
Jewish sects
Divisions among the Jews themselves
12 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Messiah
Apostle
Paul
Martyr
Savior sent by God.
Leader or teacher of a new faith, including the 12 disciples…
Most influential of the apostles in spreading Christianity.
Person who suffers or is killed for his or her beliefs.
Messiah
Savior sent by God.
Apostle
Leader or teacher of a new faith, including the 12 disciples…
15 terms
The Rise of Christianity
parable
resurrection
apostle
salvation
a short story that teaches a principle about what is good beh…
the act of rising from the dead
Christian leader chosen by Jesus to spread his message
the act of being saved from the effects of sin
parable
a short story that teaches a principle about what is good beh…
resurrection
the act of rising from the dead
25 terms
Rise of Christianity
Judea
Jesus of Nazereth
Mary and Joseph
Apostles
homeland of the Jews; Pompey came and made it part of the Rom…
born Bethlehem son of Mary and Joseph, Jewish, believed to be…
Jesus' parents; poor; teenagers
12 followers of Jesus that wrote the Gospels of the Bible (ab…
Judea
homeland of the Jews; Pompey came and made it part of the Rom…
Jesus of Nazereth
born Bethlehem son of Mary and Joseph, Jewish, believed to be…
The Rise of Christianity
Jerusalem
Judaea
Nazareth
Galilee
Jerusalem was the capital of Israel
A roman province. Emperor Augustus turned ___ into a Roman pr…
Jesus's home town
the region north of Judaea where Jesus Preached
Jerusalem
Jerusalem was the capital of Israel
Judaea
A roman province. Emperor Augustus turned ___ into a Roman pr…
The Rise of Christianity
Christianity
The Herods
Romanized
Palestine
a religious faith in which followers believe in the life & te…
Kings of Judea who were allowed to rule after the Roman takeo…
the process by which a culture, after having been defeated by…
another name for the area in the Middle East that today inclu…
Christianity
a religious faith in which followers believe in the life & te…
The Herods
Kings of Judea who were allowed to rule after the Roman takeo…
45 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Crisis 1 = Babylonian Exile/Destructio…
Crisis 2 = Maccabean Revolt
In between crisis 2 and 3
Crisis 3 = First Revolt vs. Rome
586 BCE... Conquered by Babylonians... Temple destroyed... Large porti…
167-164 BCE... First, Alexander the Great conquers Persians... Incr…
Rome conquers Syria, takes over Jerusalem... Herod made client-k…
66-74 CE... Escalating tensions due to military governship... OUtbr…
Crisis 1 = Babylonian Exile/Destructio…
586 BCE... Conquered by Babylonians... Temple destroyed... Large porti…
Crisis 2 = Maccabean Revolt
167-164 BCE... First, Alexander the Great conquers Persians... Incr…
53 terms
The Rise of Christianity
procurator
Josephus
messiah
Sermon on the Mount
Roman governor
wrote the History of the Jewish War
deliverer
The main points of Jesus's message in a group of sayings
procurator
Roman governor
Josephus
wrote the History of the Jewish War
15 terms
The Rise of Christianity
The _____ rebelled again in CE ___ and…
Jesus was from ________.
Jesus used what to teach his message?
Jesus' followers believed he was _____…
Jews;132;Romans.
Nazareth.
Parables.
resurrected; that lead to Christianity.
The _____ rebelled again in CE ___ and…
Jews;132;Romans.
Jesus was from ________.
Nazareth.
10 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Gentile
Martyr
Patriarch
Edict of Milan
non-Jew
someone who suffers or died for their beliefs
bishop with authority over other bishops
document which legalized Christianity
Gentile
non-Jew
Martyr
someone who suffers or died for their beliefs
12 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Growing numbers of people want spiritu…
Deep divisions exist with the Jewish r…
Some Jews believe in the Messiah
Jewish discontent with Roman leadershi…
Rise of Christianity
The Romans excused Jews from worshiping Roman gods
They survived in scattered communities around the Mediterranean
Christianity rose among Jews in Judea
Growing numbers of people want spiritu…
Rise of Christianity
Deep divisions exist with the Jewish r…
The Romans excused Jews from worshiping Roman gods
50 terms
The Rise of Christianity
The capital of Israel
A Roman province created by Emperor Au…
a deliverer to help the Jews win back…
Jesus's home
Jerusalem
Judaea
messiah
Nazareth
The capital of Israel
Jerusalem
A Roman province created by Emperor Au…
Judaea
17 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Judaea
Procurator
Clergy
Laity
A Roman province; Jewish kingdom
A Roman governor
Church leaders
Regular church members
Judaea
A Roman province; Jewish kingdom
Procurator
A Roman governor
20 terms
rise of Christianity
sect
messiah
Jesus
disciples
group (within a religion)
a deliverer chosen by God
the Christian messiah
followers (of a religion)
sect
group (within a religion)
messiah
a deliverer chosen by God
10 terms
Rise of Christianity
messiah
apostles
Paul
martyrs
anointed king sent by God
"a person sent forth"
a Jew from Asia Minor who played the most influential role in…
people who's offer or die for their beliefs
messiah
anointed king sent by God
apostles
"a person sent forth"
9 terms
The rise of Christianity
Messiah
Apostle
Paul
Martyr
Anointed king sent by God lead people to freedom Jewish belief
12 of his disciples a person sent forth help him in a mission…
Jew from Asia my nor played most influential role and spreadi…
People who suffer or die for their beliefs
Messiah
Anointed king sent by God lead people to freedom Jewish belief
Apostle
12 of his disciples a person sent forth help him in a mission…
11 terms
The Rise of Christianity
Messiah
Apostle
Paul
Martyr
An anointed King sent by God.
A name that in Greek means "A person sent forth".
A Jew, from Asia Minor, played the most influential role in s…
A person who suffers or dies for their beliefs.
Messiah
An anointed King sent by God.
Apostle
A name that in Greek means "A person sent forth".
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