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Zechariah

Postexilic prophet who urges people to complete the temple and treat the poor justly. Father of John the Baptist as well. (found in Luke)

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Elizabeth

Mother of John the Baptaist. Reltative of Mary. (found in Luke)

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Magnificat

Song that Mary sings in Luke when Elizabeth recognizes something special about her when Mary is pregnant with Jesus

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the Benedictus

Song/poem that Zechariah recites when he gets his voice back at the naming of John the Baptist (found in Luke)

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Good Samaritan

Central character in a parable of Jesus. He helps a person who has been beaten and robbed. He is an example of the way the way Luke wants people to view Jesus

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Beloved disciple

The only name the Gospel of John gives for the disciple who sat next to Jesus in its account of the last Supper.

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preexistence

Belief that Christ existed with God before being born as Jesus

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"the word"

A way that John speaks of the indenitty of a preexistent Jesus

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Nicodemus

Jewish teacher who came to see Jesus in the Gospel of John

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Speaking in Tongues

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Lord's Supper

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Communion

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