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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Judas do to Jesus?
2. What is not clear about the council and their relationship with Jesus?
3. Where is Jesus taken?
4. What does Judas begin to do?
5. What does Peter say about Jesus?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The issue presented is what is meant by the Kingdom of God.
Part 1) Of what kingdom do the people believe Jesus speaks? Why do they believe this?
Part 2) Of what kingdom does Jesus speak? How does this compare to what the people believe?
Part 3) To what conclusion to this issue do Webber, Rice, and their musical come? Do you agree with their interpretation? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Act 2, Scene 6 takes place in Herod's Casino and Dance Hall.
Part 1) Describe this setting. Why did the authors create this as the setting?
Part 2) How does this setting enhance Herod's character and personality?
Part 3) Compare this set to others. What is the significance of this?
Essay Topic 3
Pontius Pilate wants to help Jesus.
Part 1) Why does he want to help Jesus? Is he able to? Why or why not?
Part 2) Should Pilate feel guilty about Jesus' death? Why or why not?
Part 3) If you were Pilate, what would you have done? Why?
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