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1

The visible church is known as Christianity

True

2

Apostasy is best defined as the foundation of the Christian Church

False

3

It is the goal of this study to produce a student who has a general understanding of the beginnings, whys, and distinctives of Church History.

True

4

Interpolation means "something has been added to the text"

True

5

History has been written by the righteous remnant

False

6

Early writers of Church History were doctrinally biased

True

7

In the early apostolic church there were few, if any, false teachings and doctrines.

False

8

Monotheism is the belief that there is only one God

True

9

Clement of Rome, Ignatius, Polycarp, and Tertullian are all considered to be Post-Apostolic Fathers

False
The Post-Apostolic Fathers were:
Clement of Rome
Hermas
Ignatius the Bishop of Antioch
Polycarp the Bishop of Smyrna

10

The early church fathers were divided in their belief that the Scriptures were inspired.

False

11

Another name for the Lord's Supper is Eucharist.

True

12

Polycarp was the Bishop of Smyrna who died as a first century martyr.

False
According to history he was a second century martyr

13

What one word best describes the early Church Father's writings

Apostolic