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branch of christian theology that studies the nature, Person, and works of Jesus Christ
derived from the greek word Christ (christos) and word(logos)

christology

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what questions does christology address

who is jesus
how can jesus be both human and divine at the same time
what do we mean when we say that jesus is the son of God

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highly respected teacher of jewish law or theology
jewish word for teacher

rabbi

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the ___ calls jesus rabbi __ times

NT
14

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____'s gospel addresses jesus as rabbi

john

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___ calls jesus rabbi at the transfiguration

peter

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___ calls jesus rabbi at the last supper

judas

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anointed one

Messiah

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what did each group of people expect from their messiah

zealots - military leader
essenes - 2 messiahs: one political and one priestly
other jews - a prophetic figure like moses or elijah

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Jesus, the __ of __ who will come in __at the end of time, he is also the __ __ described in Isaiah

son of man
come in glory
suffering servant

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NT title given to jesus that meant "God"
kurios in greek
adonai in hebrew
can also refer to a ruler

Lord

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when is jesus called lord in mark's gospel

drive a demon out of a daughter

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greek term for messiah (anointed one)
comes from greek word christos, which translates to Messiah
the name christian comes from this title

Christ

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title for jesus
one who predicts the future but is also known as a rep and spokesman for God
jesus acted as a prophet in both ways, but chiefly as God's rep bc he was God himself

prophet

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mark calls jesus prophet when...

jesus entered jerusalem during holy week the cit said he was the prophet from nazareth in galilee

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luke calls jesus prophet when...

states it after jesus raises the son of the widow Nain, the ppl were awstruk and exclaimed a great prophet has risen in our midst and god has visited his people

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john calls jesus prophtet at...

multiplication of the loaves

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meditator btw god and humanity

priest

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letter to the hebrews calls jesus the

high priest

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title given to newborn jesus by the magi from the east who came to honor him

king

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when else was jesus called king

end of his life by jews seeking to accuse and convict him of sedation

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matthew calls jesus king...

where is the newborn king of the jews -magi

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mark calls jesus king...

jesus responded you say so to pilate when asked if he was king of the jews

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OT title for Jesus that has roots in passover celebration

lamb of god - unblemished lambs were sacrificed for passover meal

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jesus gave up his life for the ___ of all humanity and become the __ __ of the NT

redemption/salvation
sacrificial lamb

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10 plagues story - what is the last plague?

angel of the lord, to pass it, kill lamb and put blood on door

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symbol of salvation and freedom for israelites

passover/lamb of god

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St. paul calls jesus ___ ___

paschal lamb

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one who protects or saves from present or future danger

savior

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what does savior mean

god saves

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luke calls jesus savior...

angels tell sheperds that the savior has been born

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john calls jesus savior...

samaritan woman says jesus is truly the savior of the world

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christian SYMBOL formed w last and first letters of greek alphabet

alpha and omega

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revelation calls jesus alpha and omega...

jesus calls himself the alpha and omega, meaning he is the beginning and end of all history

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jesus is the __ of __ who always __ w __ and is __. all things including life came to be through him -John

word of god who always existed w god and is god

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SYMBOL
on top of jesus' cross, stating his crime
in latin abbreviates to jesus of nazareth, king of the jews

INRI

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SYMBOL
upper corner abbreviates the title christ(first and last leters)
lower word NIKA is a greek word that means to conquer or to be victorious

jesus christ the conqueror

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SYMBOL
first 2 letters of greek word for christos

chi-rho (P with an X at the bottom)

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SYMBOL
greek work ichthus
anagram for 1st letters of the short creed that says : jesus christ son of god savior

fish

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SYMBOL
1st 3 letters of the name jesus in greek

IHS

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SYMBOL
jesus is the __ who takes away the sins of the world

lamb of god

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represents risen christ who has conquered death

lamb w banner

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represents christ's passion

lamb w cross and wound

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obstinate denial after baptism to believe a truth that must be believed w divine and catholic faith or an obstinate doubt about such truth

heresy

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gnosticism: what who saint council

jesus had secret knowledge w just a few close friends(apostles)
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st. irenaus
?

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docestism: what who saint council

form of gnosticism that said jesus only seemed to be human
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gospel of john and st ireneaus
council of chalcedon

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nestorianism: what who saint council

jesus was 2 Persons: one divine, one human
nestorius
St. Cyril
Council of Ephesus

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arianism: what who saint council

jesus is only a creature ; he is not equal to the father
arius
st. athanasius
council of nicaea

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chalcedon formula

jesus is one divine person w 2 natures: one divine and one human

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after the councils we conclude 12 things about jesus:

1. jesus is the only son of god
2. jesus christ is true god
3. jesus christ is true god, god from god, light from light
4. jesus is begotten not made one in being(consubstantial) w the father
5. all things were made through the son
6. there is only 1 person in in christ, the divine person
7. mary, by conceiving god's son, is truly the mother of god
8. there are 2 distinct natures in the person of christ
9. as a true man, body and soul, jesus embodies the divine ways of god in a human way
10. as true god and man jesus has a human intellect and human will
11. jesus, god made man, is our savior
12. the mssion of jesus christ and the holy spirit are distinct, but inseparatble

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monophysitism: what who saint council

divine nature swallowed human nature, so jesus only has one nature: divine
Eutyches
pope st. leo the great
council of chalcedon and constantinople

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god's __ love for us is __ what we can even imagine

fatherly, beyond

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jesus told us to call god

abba

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whose father is god

ours

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god's love is a __ and cannot be __

gift
earned

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the father is a __ god who redemms us through __ __

saving
his son

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what gospel is the parable of the tenants

mark

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allegory

reveals a hidden meaning - parable of the tenants

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parable of the tenants meaning

god (vineyard owner) sent prophets (servants) to the jews (tenants). the prophets are abused and killed. God(vineyard owner) sent his Son Jesu (son) since he had more authority

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where are the I Am statements found

john's gospel

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in OT, YHWH gave manna/bread to the Chosen People

I am the bread of life

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God promised to be the sheperd of his people in psalms

I am the gate for the sheep
I am the good sheperd

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god creates light in genesis

I am the light of the world

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OT reveals God as the creator/author of life and the one who will restore life

I am the resurrection and the life

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psalms proclaim YHWH to be the way to life and truth

I am the way the truth and the life

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prophets use image of vineyard owner to describe God who planted the vine, an image of Israel

I am the true vine

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mysteries of the rosary

joyful
luminous
sorrowful
glorious

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joyful mysteries

annunciation - angel asks mary if she will be the mother of god
visitation - mary visits elizabeth and they're both pregnant
nativity - jesus is born in a manger
presentation in the temple - jesus is presented in the temple and meets simeon and anna
finding in the temple - jesus is found teaching in the temple

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luminous mysterious

baptism - jesus is baptized by john
wedding at cana - jesus changes water into wine
proclamation of the kingdom - jesus proclaims the kingdom of god is at hand
transfiguration - jesus is transfigured before peter, james, and john and speaks w moses and elijah
institution of the eucharist - jesus institutes eucharist at the last supper

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sorrowful mysteries

agony in the garden - jesus sweats blood in garden prior to his arrest
scourging at pillar - pilate has jesus scourged
crowning with thorns - jesus is fitted w crown of thorns
carrying of the cross - jesus carries his cross
crucifixion - jesus dies on cross

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glorious mysteries

resurrection - jesus rises from the dead
ascension - jesus ascends into heaven
descent of the holy spirit - HS descends on the apostles
assumption of mary - is assumed into heaven body and soul
coronation of mary - mary is crowned queen of heaven and earth

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teaching that god became flesh through the birth of jesus, the son of god and child of the virgin mary

incarnation

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purposes of the incarnation

to reconcile us w god
jesus showed god's love to us
jesus is perfect model of holiness
jesus made it possible for us to share in God's nature

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the glorious transformation of jesus that manifested his divine identity for peter, james, and john on a high mountain (mt tabor) w the appearance of moses and elijah

transfiguration

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where is the transfiguration found

all 3 synoptic gospels

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what did the appearance of moses and elijah symbolize

that in the Law given to Israel through Moses and prophets the sufferings of the Messiah had been announced

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tyeps of jesus' miracles

physical healings
exorcisms
nature miracles
raising people from the dead

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demonstrate the power jesus had over sin and reveal that the coming of God's kingdom brings wholeness and true happiness

physical healings

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driving out of evil spirits that establihsed the power jesus had over satan and demons

exorcisms

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jesus' power of nature, since all creation came about through him

nature miracles

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jesus had mastery over life and death and was truly the son of god

raising people from the dead

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what did all of jesus's miracles foreshadow

his death and resurrection

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what gospels tell the infancy narratives

matthew and luke

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what is included in the infancy narratives

nativity, epiphany, presentation in the temple, flight into egypt, slaughter of innocents

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celebration of the manifestation of god in human form
manifestation of jesus to the gentiles/nonjews

epiphany

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the redemptive passion, death, resurrection, and glorious ascension of jesus through which jesus not only liberated us from sin, but also gave us new life through his resurrection

paschal mystery

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what does the paschal mystery repair

the broken relationship btw god and humanity

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what does the paschal mystery identify jesus as

our savior

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a focus on the inner life of God as a trinity of 3 divine persons w/o consideration of God's relationshipto human beings or his creation work

immanent trinity

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the active and inseperable work of the triune God-Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in salvation history

salvific trinity

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differences between immanent and salvific trinity

immanent- refers to God's inner life, 1 god w/ 3 persons- father son and holy spirit- parts of the trinity are distinct but in relationship w/ one another, we think about how and what god is was and will always be,we reflect on god himself w/o other beings

salvific- reflect onn how god interacted with us, we reflect on how god has interacted w/ us how he has gone outside himslef to communicate w/ us save us and adopt us into the divine family, refers to the many works god has performed to reveal and communicate his divine life on behalf of our salvation,

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list the attributes of God

god is perfect, god is pure spirit,god is immutable, god is eternal, god is all loving, god is omniscent

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god is perfect

-fullness of existence, completion or the absence of any potential need
-transcendent
-one
-no limits

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god is pure spirit

-not material being
-present at all time, in all places

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god is immutable

always existed
unchanging

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god is eternal

no begining, no end
uncreated creator

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god is all loving

he is motivated by love
his works are always good

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god is omniscent

all knowing
knows our thoughts , desires and intentions
nothing can be kept from god

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god is omnipotent

created world from nothing
absolute power

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immanent god

present at all time in all places

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transcendent god

not limited by time or space

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omnipotent

created world from nothing
can control anything in the universe
posseses absolute power over life and death

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omniscent

all knowing
knows us completely
no secrets
posseses full wisdom
knows all bc he is the first cause

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what is perfection

the fullness of existence completion or the absence of any potential need

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no temporal or spacial limitations

lacks nothing
immanent

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nature or essence
makes something what it is

substance

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3 parts of the trinity are distinct bc of their relationships

relation

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quality of one being in the relationship between all the divine persons of the trinity
having the exact divine nature as the father

consubstantial

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creation salvation and santification

parts of the divine mission of the trinity

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creation is acredited to____ salvation_____ sanctification _____

father
son
holy spirit

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T/F All 3 parts of the divine missions of the trinity are fully present in all missions

true

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3rd person of the trinity, the paraclete

holy spirit

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gifts of the holy spirit

wisdom, understanding, knowledge, counsel, courage, piety, fear of the lord

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fruits of the holy spirit

charity, joy, peace, patience, kindness, gentleness, goodness, generosity, faithfulness, modesty, self control, chastity

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symbols of the holy spirit

fire, annointing with oil, water, tongues of fire, laying on of hands, dove

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god is ____

love

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4 loves

agape, eros, storge, philia

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unconditional love, gods love

agape

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sexual desire- desire what is true, good, and beautiful

eros

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affection both physical and verbal

storge

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friendship

philia

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what must eros, philia nd storge be coupled with?

agape so it is not distorted

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what is x made of

material cause

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what is x made into

formal cause

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what is x made by

efficient cause

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what is x made for

final cause

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example of material cause

house made of wood

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example of formal cause

house made into a private home

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example of efficient cuase

house made by carpenters

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example of final cause

house made to shelter family

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who were the causes created by

aristotle

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name for jesus meaning he who has always existed with god and is god?

word of god

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all of the following are ways in which jesus is a priest except:
a. bridges the gap between god and man caused by sin
b. jesus teaches through his words the message of salvation
c. jesus is the perfect sacrifice
d. jesus is the great high priest

b

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t/f johns gospel refers to jesus as the alpha and omega

false

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gospel that includes the phrase "and the word became flesh and made his dwelling among us"

john

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mystery is...

truth about god and his saving plan that will always be beyond human understanding

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god is ________, he is not contingent

necessary

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each person in the trinity is:

the same substance

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central and essential to christianity

the doctrine of the blessed trinity