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explain the statement "Luke was a vigorous champion of the outsider"

luke fought for the underdogs. Ex: shepard, prostitutes, women, sick and disabled, samaritans, poor, widows, tax collectors (all are trash)

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what religion was luke

only gentile in all cast of NT writers

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who did luke say jesus included

people who were typically teated as outsiders

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examples of outsiders

woman, cripple, tax collectors, samaritans, shepards, prostitutes, poor, widows,

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who was luke

st pauls coworker, doctor, kept travel diary, gentile, wrote acts and luke for theophilus

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did luke know jesus

no

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when was luke written

80 AD

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when did jesus die

about 35 AD

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what mistakes were made in lukes gospel

Palestinian geography

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what language did Luke write in

polished greek

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koine

greek slang

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who did luke write for

gentile christian churches

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write some examples of passages that were dropped by luke

Elijah and references to the old law. sermon and the Mt. moses. words eliminated> rabbi- master, scribe- lawyer, messiah savior

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rabbi

master

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scribe

lawyer

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messiah

savior

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lukes sources

Mark 60%, Q, L

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describe the L sources

early hymns, genealology, finding of jesus in the temple, parables, good samaritan, prodigal son, miracle stories

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what also was going on during the time that luke was written

the temple was already destroyed

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what was the centeral symbol of lukes gospel

jerusalem

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who was the gospel of luke dedicated to

theophilus

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theophilus

lukes monetary sponsor, greek name- lover of god. made luke write acts and luke. luke invesitaged for him

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what language is theophilus' name

greek

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what is a monetary sponsor

someone pays someone to do something

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what was lukes goal for theophilus

wanted to show theophilus and everyone that instruction of christian faith was true

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what is acts of the apostles

a restatement and defense of Jesus' good news; faith filled testimony of the resurrected jesus and holy spirit

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who was simeon

prophet (old man) that made predictions. he said he can die now because he saw jesus the savior. he said this baby will be the rise and fall of jerusalem. will put a knife through mary's heart

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who is anna

widow, married for 7 years, 84. prophet. also tells mary that she can die in peace because she saw jesus the savior.

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how old was jesus when he "taught" in the temple

12

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explain the incident that occurred when jesus was 12

he got lost in the temple so mary and Joseph though he was with one another and so when they went to go look for him they found him in the temple and he replied with " I was doing my fathers work" and he was talking with teachers. this shows he know Joseph wasnt his father, god was

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what does jesus determine to do in luke

journey to jerusalem (god will fulfill all his promises)< preach

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what does jesus instruct the apostles to do in jerusalem

wait for the decent of the Holy Spirit

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when does the Holy Spirit decent on the apostles

pentecost

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where does the Holy spirit decent on the apostles

jerusalem

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where does the gospel spread to after the apostles preach after pentecost

roman empire

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what does Acts end with

Paul arriving in Rome

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how ling was jesus with the apostlez

40 days

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how long were the apostles alone without jesus during pentecost

10 days

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who was the faithful witness to jesus

mary

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describe mary's role to the disciples

gave them strength

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why were there 12 apostles

because there were 12 tribes

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why were there 11 apostles at one point

judas committed suicide

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who took the role of the 12th apostle after judas

Matthias

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what is the coming of the holy spirit

pentecost

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describe the feast of weeks

50 days after passover, jewish, celebrate 10 commandments

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define koinonia

sharing of goods with others

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pentecost nickname

birthday of the church

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describe the pentecost

3,000 converts baptized. holy spirit came down on the apostles and gave them the courage to preach. with mary in the upper room

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characteristics of an ideal christian community

Koinonia, christian fellowship, praying for eachother, commemorating the paschal mysteries, celebrate eucharist, apostolic eyewitnesses, reenact last supper, conversate, sharing of goods

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nickname for acts

the gospel of the holy spirit

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apostle to hebrews

peter

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apostle to gentiles

paul

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what did peter and paul fight over

circumcision

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how many times was the holy spirit referenced in luke

70

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what is a persuasive theme in luke

prayer

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lords prayer

our father- perfect model prayer

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how were women treated

inferior to men/second, no education, limited legal rights, no role in public life, no inheritance, can divorce or sue

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how was jesus' view

positive and revolutionary

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who was the key role in lukes infancy narrative

mary

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what does the infancy narrative include

mary with faith in angels revelation that she is to be jesus' mother, fidelity of elizabeth; patience of anna; strong, faithful, women

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who was the women who became a powerful follower of jesus

mary magdalen

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in how many parables where women the central characters

2

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lost coin

woman lost a coin and went crazy looking for it. when she found it she threw a party for more than the coins value. everyone thought she was crazy. this represents how god will search for a sinner and he values every person

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unjust judge

woman nags a corrupt judge to get a fair decision and for the judge to listen. praises woman for strong faith and persistence. represents how god will nag a sinner to come back to him

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who were the witnesses to jesus' death

women, first to proclaim his ressurection

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lydia

early convert who's husband died and gave her all the inheritance ($ and dye buisness). widow. opened up home for apostles. had koinonias

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dorcas

alms giving, good deeds, gave money to poor, cared for disciples

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who is the model of christian faith

mary

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what did mary say to gods plan

yes

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what did mary do witn the apostles

awaits holy spirits coming with them in the upper room

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theme of mary

goods preferential love for the poor

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describe marys personality

simple humble young girl

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what is the immaculate conception

from conception mary was born without original sin

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who is the patron saint of the US

mary

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when is the immaculate conception

december 8th

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what do christians believe about mary being a virgin

she was always a virgin "beifre, during, and after" the birth of jesus

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marys nicknames

mother of god, mother of the church, spiritual mother of humanity (New Eve)

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why is mary called the new eve

she fixed the covenant again, she didnt have original sin. jesus> new adam

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describe the assumption of mary

she was taken into heaven body and soul, she didnt decay

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when is marys assumption

august 15th

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good samaritan

a lawyer tested jesus "who is my neighbor". priest and levite passed by suffering jew. samaritan helped the man, inconvenienced himself, wine, vinegar, oil, spent 2 silver coins (24days) for inn, break through prejudices

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parable of the lost sheep

foolish shepard left 99 sheep to go after 1 lost. broke its leg and tended to it so that it would depend on him, bond, and never run away again.

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theme of the lost sheep

gods love is seemingly foolish in human terms in the pursuit of the one who has lost their way

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prodigal son

son couldnt wait for fathers death for money so he said give it to him now. he went away. famine struck and he came home. dad greeted him with stuff and older son got jealous

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who kind of love did the father show

hesed

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shoes symbolized in prodigal son....

freedom

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what did the ring and robe symbolize in the prodigal son

connection to the family

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what did the father do when the prodigal son returned

great rejoicing and great feast. sparing no cost and fatened calf

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why was the older son faithful to his father

obligation (guilt), or love

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theme of the prodigal son

return of sinners brings great joy in heaven; god loves sinners

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who does the younger son represent in the prodigal son

sinner

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who does the older son represent in the prodigal son

us

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who does the father represent in the prodigal son

god

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what percent on lukes gospel is mark

60%

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what was jesus' hometown

nazareth

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who was elizabeth

marys older cousin
mother of john the baptist

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what gift did mary and joseph bring to the temple at Jesus' presentation

turtle dove

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how does the choice of mary fit in with lukes gospel

he favors poor and she was poor

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themes of luke overall

god will do anything for a sinner
everyone is equal
god favors poor
luke favors underdog