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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Documentary Evidence.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the author's fear as he begins to face Christianity?
(a) That his wife won't be fun any more.
(b) That he won't be able to drink any more.
(c) That he will have to give up gambling.
(d) That he will have to pay penance for all his sins.
2. What reason does Blomberg give for accepting the gospels as testimony in Strobel's case for Christ?
(a) Anything other than an accurate portrayal of historical events would negate their message.
(b) Sometimes it is important to have faith in things unknown.
(c) It's the only information that's really available.
(d) He had a vision that told him the information was solid.
3. What does Strobel discover when he reads some of the works that have been excluded from the New Testament?
(a) They are too far removed from the time Jesus actually lived and walked the earth.
(b) They are written by people who were not apostles.
(c) They are informative but not interesting.
(d) They are interesting but not informative.
4. How many years can the core beliefs of the Bible be traced back in relation to the death of Jesus?
(a) 2 years.
(b) 125 years.
(c) 33 years.
(d) 400 years.
5. Who was the second person to record that Peter's firsthand accounts were accurate?
(c) Peter himself.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which gospel begins with the writer saying he intends to write "accurately" about all the things he "investigated"?
2. What changes the way the author thinks about Christ and Christianity?
3. What was one of the most significant documents Strobel found in his reporting career?
4. What means written by an apostle or followers of the apostles?
5. Which centuries decided almost unanimously which books to include in the New Testament?
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