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Three stages:

1) Historical Jesus, 2) Oral Tradition, and 3) New Testament writings

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When do we believe Jesus was born ?

6 BC

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True or false? Jesus began his ministry in 28 AD?

True.

3

What year was Jesus crucified?

30AD

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Three types of oral tradition:

1) Kerygma- preaching to non believers
2) Didache- teaching catechisms
3) Liturgy- worship of Christians

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Three reasons why we coming to Oral Tradition :

1) the world was not ending as quickly as they thought
2) Distorians to gospels were occurring
3) more instruction was needed

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What were the first written books of the New Testament ?

Letters of St Paul

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Gospel -

Heart of the scriptures

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Four Gospels ?

Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John

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How many books were in Matthew?

65-75

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How many books in Mark ?

80-90

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How many books in Luke ?

90

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How many books in John ?

90-110

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What was the second part of Luke ?

Acts of the Apostles

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Contains Sermon on the Mount and sees Jesus as a teacher :

Gospel of Matthew

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Which gospel is the briefest , was written first , and highlights Jesus as a suffering servant ?

Mark

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This gospel has a sequel/ two parts and presents Jesus as our savior

Luke

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Was written last, author of this gospel is also one of the apostles, and portrays Jesus as the word of God

John

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How many Pauline letters were there ?

Ten

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What are the Pauline letters ?

1&2 Thessalonians
1&2 Timothy
1&2 Corinthians
Galatians
Phillipians
Romans
Philemon
Colossians
Ephesians
Titus

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What letters were written as a sermon ?

Letter it the Hebrews

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What does catholic mean ?

"For all" or universal

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What are the catholic epistles ? /seven letters

James 1&2, Peter, Jude, John 1&2&3

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What was the purpose of these letters?

To encourage those who were undergoing persecution