The Gnostic Gospels Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Conclusion.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Two separate versions of Paul's experience in Damascus have spectators hearing the voice, but only one account includes the _________.
(a) Burning bush.
(b) Cross.
(c) Storm.
(d) Light.

2. Justin was a philosopher who wrote to the Emperor protesting the treatment of a __________________.
(a) Disciple of Jesus.
(b) Christian woman.
(c) Christian man.
(d) Whore.

3. To Iranaeus, the monotheism of the Valentianians was a kind of ________, a hoax that would allow them to participate in the orthodox church.
(a) Sin.
(b) Hammer.
(c) Veil.
(d) Horror.

4. In Egyptian, Babylonian, Greek, North American Indian, and other faiths, the ____________ is a conspicuous component of the faith, sometimes to the exclusion of the masculine.
(a) Child.
(b) Genderless one.
(c) Feminine.
(d) Angel.

5. In 1896, the amazing manuscript called the Gospel of _________ was found by a German Egyptologist.
(a) Jesus.
(b) Mary.
(c) Roy.
(d) James.

Short Answer Questions

1. The resurrection was useful ____________, which is why it became such an important part of religious dogma.

2. There is even some suggestion in Gnostic texts that man himself creates the world of ___________, something radical even for the Gnostic beliefs.

3. A __________ tourist in 1769 bought a Coptic codex near Thebes, which helped to explain more about the time period of the gospels.

4. The resurrection, Pagels speculates, helps to _____________ the authority of those who believed literally in the resurrection.

5. The Valentians speak of ___________ giving birth to the world out of their own suffering.

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