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What sect was hated by the Pharisees?
A. Roman Empire
B. Maccabees
C. Sadducees

C. Sadducees

1

The Messiah that was promised to come, was also promised to come from what line?
A. Daniel
B. Matthias
C. David

C. David

2

Roman peace brought all of the following except what?
A. Universal currency
B. Lower taxes
C. One nation

B. Lower taxes

3

What is the shortest gospel of the four gospels?
A. Matthew
B. Mark
C. Luke
D. John

B. Mark

4

What city did Herod the Great march into with his soldiers and take over?
A. Jerusalem
B. Rome
C. Palestine

A. Jerusalem

5

What insight does Luke's gospel give about Jesus?
A. Genealogy
B. Teachings
C. Birth and early life

C. Birth and early life

6

On what mountain did John Hyrcanus destroy the temple?
A. Olympus
B. Zion
C. Gerizim

C. Gerizim

7

Why was King Herod called
The Great"?
A. Economic prosperity
B. His war tactics
C. His power

A. Economic prosperity

8

Which gospel writer allowed Jesus to do the talking - which means he used a lot of quotes?
A. Matthew
B. Mark
C. Luke
D. John

A. Matthew

9

What does the New Testament do?
A. Contradicts the Old Testament
B. Fulfills the Old Testament
C. Denies the Old Testament

B. Fulfills the Old Testament

10

Whose gospel showed that Jesus was for all nations?
A. Matthew
B. Mark
C. Luke
D. John

C. Luke

11

What is another name for the first five books of the bible - also know as the books of Moses?
A. Tabernacle
B. Covenant
C. Torah

C. Torah

12

Whose gospel was to show that Jesus fell in the line of King David?
A. Matthew
B. Mark
C. Luke
D. John

D. John

13

Whose gospel was to show Jesus as a leader?
A. Matthew
B. Mark
C. Luke
D. John

B. Mark

14

Whose gospel was to show how the prophecies have been fulfilled?
A. Matthew
B. Mark
C. Luke
D. John

A. Matthew

15

Who was the successor of John Hyrcanus and declared himself king?
A. Tetrarchy
B. Torah
C. Aristobulus

C. Aristobulus

16

What is the division of King Herod's power among four of his sons?
A. Aristobulus
B. Tetrarchy
C. Torah

B. Tetrarchy

17

How many translations and interpretations of the commandments by the Pharisees are there?
A. 10,000
B. 60,000
C. 613

C. 613

18

What is the number of Jewish men in the city of Rome?
A. 10,000
B. 60,000
C. 613

A. 10,000

19

How many soldiers did King Herod use to besiege Jerusalem?
A. 10,000
B. 60,000
C. 613

B. 60,000

20

What was written by St. Luke to give history of the early church?
A. Synoptic
B. Wisdom: Epistles
C. History: Acts of the Apostles

C. History: Acts of the Apostles

21

What was mostly written by St. Paul to address specific and general issues or problems in the church?
A. synoptic
B. Wisdom: Epistles
C. History: Acts of the Apostles

B. Wisdom: Epistles

22

What might a Jew believe?
A. Pax Romana
B. Synoptic
C. Credat Judaeus

C. Credat Judaeus

23

What is Roman Peace?
A. Pax Romana
B. Synoptic
C. Credat Judaeus

A. Pax Romana

24

When the gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke are seen together they are seen as what?
A. Synoptic
B. History: Acts of the Apostles
C. Credate Judaeus

A. Synoptic

25

Know the differences between the Pharisees and the Sadducees.

P - Were isolated from the Gentiles
S - Cooperated with the Gentiles
P - Very ritualistic
S - Believed in only the Torah
P - Had little government power
S - Had government power
P - Believed in life after death
S - Did not believe in life after death

26

Explain how King Herod came into power and what he did while in power in Jerusalem?

*Fighting inside Israel - left it vulnerable to Rome
*Rival families fought for the throne
*King Herod takes over in Judea
*Talked his way onto the throne
*Besieged Jerusalem with 60,000 soldiers
*He was NOT Jewish
*He was ruthless - but kept Rome happy
*He rebuilt the temple in Jerusalem - it was very elaborate
*Called Herod the Great for his economic prosperity

27

To what audience did Matthew write his Gospel?

Jewish Christians

28

What audience did Luke write is Gospel for?

Gentile Christians

29

What audience did John write his Gospel for?

Jewish Christians