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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What rubber doll did Dudley Knott carry with him everywhere?
2. In the 1950s, the author attended theological seminary in what city?
3. How old was the author when he met his new best friend, Dudley Knott?
4. What did Knights of the Order of the Bath keep an all night vigil over the day before a king's coronation?
5. In what war was Dudley Knott a naval officer?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why is the author's daughter sick? How did she get well? How did the increasing wellness of his daughter, help the author to realize that he was not well? How does the author explain what happens to someone who after being sick for so long is suddenly well? How does this new "freedom" affect them?
Essay Topic 2
In Part One of the book, the author spends a few pages talking about memory. How does memory relate to the past? To healing? Why does the author make these distinctions about the past, about memory, about healing? How does memory function in relation to the past, the present and the future? How or can the past, present, and future be altered by memory? How did the author incorporate these factors into "The Wizard's Tide?"
Essay Topic 3
In Part Three of the book, the author talks about the groups that meet in the basement. He specifically details what each group does or does not do. Then he states that the church could learn a lot from such groups since the church, in his opinion, is more like a dysfunctional family, while the groups operate closer to what God intended for His church. Discuss this rationale. How are the groups like families at their best, and operating closer to what God meant for the Church? How does the church resemble a dysfunctional family? What would have to happen, according to the author, for the church to have only God and themselves left?
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