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1

What contains long discourses and what contains short sayings

John: long discourses
Synoptic gospels: short sayings

2

What are the four themes of John's gospel

1. Strengthen faith of believers
2. Win new converts
3. Fight false ideas about Jesus' humanity/divinity
4. Challenged followers of John who believed he was Messiah

3

Is John's gospel poetic?

Yes

4

The _______ of Jesus is a central dogma of our _____

Incarnation, faith

5

What type of Christology is John's gospel and the synoptic gospels?

John: descending
Synoptic: ascending

6

What are Jesus' miracles called in John?

Signs

7

Where is Jesus' minster focused in John?

Jerusalem

8

At the wedding at Cana, why did Mary intercede

She was concerned for others

9

What does the prologue of John introduce?

Major themes of the gospel and Jesus' divinity

10

What does the book of signs explain?

Jesus' 7 signs/miracles and teachings

11

John presents Jesus as the true.....

Passover

12

The bread of life discourse is a reference to this sacrament

Eucharist

13

Greek word for "Word"

Logos

14

The study of Jesus Christ

Christology

15

Inspiring sense of mystery, referring to having direct communication with God

Mystical

16

The highest proclamation of faith in Jesus in any of the gospels is uttered by this person

Peter

17

Name the four characters that appear in John's gospel and not in the synoptic gospels

Lazarus, Nicodemus, a man born blind, the Samaritan woman

18

What are the seven titles of Jesus found in John's gospel (I AM)

Good shepherd
Gate
True vine
Light of the world
Bread of life
Resurrection and life
Life truth way

19

Name seven miracles found in the book of signs

Wedding at Cana
Walking on water
Raising of Lazarus
Multiplication of the loaves
Cure on the sabbath
Cure of the officials son
Cure of the man born blind

20

what does the word beatitudes mean

Supreme happiness