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1

What was Matthew's profession before he began to follow Jesus?

A tax collector

2

What was Jesus' first public miracle?

Turning water into wine

3

During the time of Jesus - what did most Jewish people believe was the cause of sickness?

Sin

4

Why was Jesus upset about the church/temple?

It had gone from a place of worship to a place of business

5

How are John the Baptist and Jesus related?

They were cousins

6

Complete the following quote:

"________ for the Kingdom of Heaven in at hand."

Repent

7

Why is it important that John the Baptist was a Levite?

Because King David and all the kings after him were anointed by Levites

8

What group of people did Jesus include in his ministry - that upset the church officials?

Women and Samaritans

9

What did the number to apostles represent?

The 12 tribes of Israel

10

What did everyone agree about Jesus?

That he was a great speaker

11

What did Jesus say was compared to a camel passing through the eye of a needle?

It is very difficult for a rich man to get into the Kingdom of Heaven

12

What man was a prominent Pharisee - and was also an influential member of the Sanhedrin?

Nicodemus

13

Where did Jesus say he was going to build his church? What did he really mean?

On a "rock"

He meant on Peter

14

What gospel writer was the only one to include the Good Samaritan story and was the only Gentile gospel writer?

Luke

15

Who was arrested and beheaded in Judea for speaking out against Herod?

John the Baptist

16

What are Samaritans?

Remnants of Israel and Assyrians

17

Where was Capernaum located?

Along the Sea of Galilee

18

What does the word "apostles" mean in Greek?

ones who are sent

19

Why was Jesus baptized - if he was born without original sin?

to identify with the sinners

20

Why were people upset when he healed the sick and said "your sins are forgiven"?

They thought he was blaspheming

21

What marked the beginning of Jesus' ministry?

His baptism

22

From the sermon on the mount:

"Pray for those that persecute you"

Enemies

23

From the sermon on the mount:

"Don;t store your treasures on Earth . . . Store them in Heaven"

Assets

24

From the sermon on the mount:

"Settle your difference quickly"

Anger

25

From the sermon on the mount:

"The standard you use in judging is the standard by which you will be judged"

Judging

26

From the sermon on the mount:

"Do not babble on and on . . . God knows what you need."

Prayer

27

From the sermon on the mount:

"Don't do your good deeds in public to be admired by others"

Charity

28

From the sermon on the mount:

"Do not resist an evil person"

Revenge

29

From the sermon on the mount:

"You cannot serve both God and Money"

Money

30

What were the three temptations that the devil presented to Jesus?

1) Change the stone into bread
2) Throw yourself off the temple
3) Worship him and receive an actual kingship