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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Authoritative Teaching rails against external acts of worship as making so-called Christians worse than the __________.
(a) Devil.
(b) Pope.
(c) Pagans.
(d) Bishop.

2. In the Gospel of Thomas, _________ speaks of a light within man that can light up the whole world.
(a) Peter.
(b) Thomas.
(c) God.
(d) Jesus.

3. The orthodoxy tried to maintain its power and its legitimacy by striving against any _____________ criteria.
(a) Truthful.
(b) Objective.
(c) Dishonest.
(d) Subjective.

4. It is thought that perhaps some of the texts which were to be destroyed were buried in a _______ where they were later found.
(a) Jar.
(b) Well.
(c) Statue.
(d) Box.

5. The Gnostic focus was on ___________ which was thought to be psychological or emotional in nature.
(a) Learning.
(b) Strength.
(c) Suffering.
(d) Faith.

Short Answer Questions

1. _______ is the one who says that he sees Jesus glad and laughing when he is above the cross.

2. Pagels points out that the discussion of Gnosticism points out _____________ of great value to all believers.

3. The orthodox church wanted to have more controversy in order to create ______________ to basic institutional and doctrinal elements.

4. Ignatius placed the presence of the ____________ as the legitimizing force in administering the sacrament and in holding meetings.

5. The Valentinians who led normal lives still regarded ____________ as their primary goal, even as they gave up some worldly pleasures.

(see the answer keys)

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