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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. _____________ helps to recruit two other fishermen in order to follow Joshua as he begins to preach along the countryside.
2. Upon invitation, Joshua and some followers visit __________ at his house in Bethany.
3. Who is the first disciple of Joshua and is picked up on the way out of town the day after the men return?
4. Gaspar receives the boys at the monastery and gives them __________ for names, orders a monk to feed them, and tells them their lessons will begin in the morning.
5. The man that helps Joshua and Biff is from the ___________ caste, which makes him an outcast.
Short Answer Questions
1. Joshua selects from his disciples those who are to become ___________, or carriers of his messages.
2. What does Biff learn about when he pays for lessons from Kashmir?
3. Whose gospel does Biff find to be unbelievable and lonely at the end, prompting a nightmare?
4. For how many days do the monks refuse entrance to Biff and Joshua, as this is a test to make sure they are committed?
5. What does Biff notice missing from the construction of Balthesar's home, which confuses Biff?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do the monks test those who want to be admitted into the monastery when they arrive at the gates?
2. What happens when Joshua gives sight back to the guard he blinded while in a fit of rage?
3. What do the beggars see after they have been cured of their blindness by Joshua for their kindness?
4. Why does Herod fear Joshua and want him to be killed as a result of his fears?
5. When the mayor of Magdala begs Joshua and Biff to raise his daughter from the dead, what do the two men see is actually wrong with the daughter?
6. What is the new television addiction that Raziel has begun after his initial interest in soap operas?
7. What puzzles Biff when they approach the fortress of Balthesar that is built into a side of a cliff?
8. What does Joy teach Biff when he is paralyzed by the poison in his tea?
9. What is the story Rumi tells Joshua and Biff about his life and his current situation?
10. What does Biff learn about John when Biff and Joshua are at the wedding at Cana?
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