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1

Where did the early Christians celebrate the Liturgy of the Word?

Synagogues

2

When was the council of Jerusalem?

50 ad

3

What the three languages was the sign on the cross above Jesus' head written in?

Greek, Latin, Hebrew

4

What was the ONLY injury when Jesus was arrested?

a severed ear

5

What type of branch did Jesus drink his 4th cup from?

hyssop

6

Where was Saul going when Jesus appeared to him?

Damascus

7

Where did many Christians flee to from Jerusalem?

Antioch

8

Who represent the apostles in our Church today?

Bishops

9

In what city was Saul born?

Tarsus

10

Why did inspectors come to the city of Antioch?

All must be circumcised
All must follow the Law of Moses to be saved

11

The inspectors to the city of Antioch were sent by who?

James

12

Why were Joseph and Mary traveling while she was pregnant?

to be enrolled

13

What were the three gifts from the wise men?

gold
frankincense
myrrh

14

Where did Joseph, Mary and Jesus flee to so they could escape from King Herod?

Egypt

15

What did the two mean experience on the Road to Emmaus?

Liturgy of the Word
Liturgy of the Eucharist

16

Who was one of the men that buried Jesus in the tomb?

Nicodemus

17

How much was Judas paid for turning over Jesus?

30 silver pieces

18

Where were the apostles instructed to begin their ministry?

Galilee

19

Where did early Christians celebrate the Eucharist?

Their homes

20

What does the Epiphany celebrate?

The wedding celebration at Cana in Galilee
The adoration of Jesus by the wise men
The baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River

21

What did Saul study?

literature
scripture
philosophy

22

Why did the soldiers pierce Jesus' side?

to check to see if he was dead

23

Why did the apostles catch 153 fish?

It was the same number of fish identified by Greek phiososphers

24

What group of people wanted Jesus put to death?

The Sanhedrin

25

What was Thomas known for at the end of his ministry?

Traveling far and wide

26

Luke shows a parallel in the lives and ministry of two people in the Acts of the Apostles?

Peter and Paul

27

Who donated a tomb and buried Jesus?

Joseph of Arimathea

28

What does Matthew use in his genealogy of Jesus Christ?

3 sets and 7 generations

29

Why did the angel first appear to shepherds to announce the birth of Jesus?

Because David was a shepherd

30

What marked the beginning of Jesus' ministry?

His baptism

31

What did some Jewish people believe was the cause of sickness during the time of Jesus?

sin

32

Why was Jesus upset when he went to the temple and destroyed it?

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

33

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

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

34

If Jesus was born without original sin why was he baptized?

To identify with the sinners

35

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

John the baptist

36

Where is Capernaum located?

The Sea of Galilee

37

Who helped Jesus carry his cross?

Simon of Cyrene

38

What did EVERYONE agree about Jesus?

He was a great speaker

39

What does the bitter wine in the Passover celebration symbolize?

The bitterness of being enslaved

40

Who hung the title, "Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews" on the cross above Jesus?

Pontius Pilate

41

What did Jesus tell Peter?

feed my sheep

42

What group of people did Jesus say it will be difficult to get into the Kingdom of Heaven?
HINT - - He compared it to a camel passing through the eye of a needle

a rich man

43

What must you do to fully understand the Old Testament?

Read the New Testament

44

What is the celebration of Passover the past and future known as?

New Exodus

45

When were the convert baptized in the early church?

Easter

46

Who was the first person to baptize a gentile into the Christian church?

Phillip

47

What is the celebration of the coming of the Holy Spirit to the apostles known as?

Pentecost

48

What marked the beginning of the "anti-Christian" movement?

The stoning of Stephen

49

Which one is NOT one of the initial 7 bishops?

Prochorus - Nicanor - Dameon - Stephen

Dameon

50

What are some facts about Saul?

Raised in the Jewish church
A Roman Citizen
A member of the Sanhedrin

51

What man was chosen to be released by the Sanhedrin instead of Jesus?

Barabbas

52

Who was the High Priest at the time of Jesus' arrest?

Caiaphas

53

Who denied Jesus three times?

Peter

54

Who died by hanging himself?

Judas

55

Where was Jesus from - which meant he was from Herod's jurisdiction?

Galilee

56

Who was the former High Priest taken out of power by Rome?

Annas

57

What is sung during the 2nd cup of the Passover?

Little Hallel

58

What is recited during the 4th cup of Passover?

Great Hallel

59

Were was Jesus arrested?

Gethsemane

60

Who were the three men who went to pray with Jesus?

Peter, James, John

61

What did Jesus recite as his last words on the cross?

Psalm 22

62

What title did Pilate hold?

governor of Judea

63

Who did Jesus speak to in his last words?

Mary and John

64

Whose Gospel opens with the Genealogy of Jesus Christ?

Matthew

65

Who prophesized that "a star shall come forth from Jacob at which time, Edom shall be dispossessed?

Balak

66

What was the name of the angel that appeared to May to announce her conception through the Holy Spirit?

Gabriel

67

Which Gospel give the story of Jesus teaching in the temple?

Luke

68

Who prophesized that Jesus would split Israel?

Simeon

69

Who prophesized that the new king would be born in Bethlehem?

Micah

70

The city that Mary Magdalene was from is known for what two things?

Vice and violence

71

What town was Jesus born in?

Bethlehem

72

What was Herod's second plan to get rid of Jesus?

Kill all males under the age of 2 years old

73

What are the miracles that Christians talk about?

1. Jesus' resurrection
2. Saul's conversion

74

Who was a tax collector that Jesus went to the house of and ate with?

Matthew

75

How did Judas repent?

1. gave the money back
2. Hung himself

76

Name the 12 apostles

J5 + P2 +SAT+BM

J5 (james, james, judas, judas, john)
P2 (peter, phillip)
S (simon)
A (andrew)
T (thomas)
B (bartholomew)
M (matthew)

77

Who was the ONLY disciple who gave Saul a chance to prove himself?

Barnabas

78

Know the charts of Adam and Jesus

Adam - -
Son of God
Tempted by the devil and failed
Disobeyed God
Brought sin and death to humanity

Jesus - -
Only begotten son of God
Tempted by the devil and resisted
Obedient - even in death
Saved humanity from sin and death

79

Know the chart of the great flood and baptism

Great flood - -
40 days and nights of rain
New creation begins with water
God say be fruitful and multiply

Baptism - -
40 days and night of fasting - penance
Our creation begins with water
God tells us to fill the earth with chrisitians

80

Know the chart of Moses and Jesus

Moses - -
Born in ruthless pharaoh's reign - and escaped execution
1st sign changed water into blood
Led Israel out of Egypt and slavery

Jesus - -
Born in ruthless Herod's reign - escaped execution
1st sign - change water into wine and wine to blood
Led ALL people out of sin and death

81

Know the chart of Old kings of Israel and Jesus

Old kings of Israel - -
Descended from David
Anointed by Levites
Built the temple
Promised everlasting kingdom

Jesus - -
Descended from David
Baptized by Levites
Rebuilt the temple of body
Receives everlasting kingdom

82

What are the two scams that were being run in the temple?

1. Selling animals for sacrifice - could not bring your own
2. Money currency changing

83

Who was chosen to replace Judas?

Matthias