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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Documentary Evidence.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. On what is the current Bible based on?
(a) A Japanese-based translation.
(b) New translators.
(c) Copies of copies of copies.
(d) Ideals that are no longer valued.
2. What is the author's writing background?
(a) Adult fiction.
(b) Gospel songs.
(c) Crime reporting.
(d) Magazine features.
3. The author travels to Ohio in search of corroborating evidence for which aspect of Jesus' life?
(a) His death.
(b) His miracle working.
(c) His immaculate conception.
(d) His birth.
4. How many experts does the author interview?
5. According to Blomberg, what is the gospel based on?
(a) The Bible.
(c) Eyewitness material.
(d) Confessions recorded.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which historian claims that Matthew and Peter are the authors of the gospels?
2. Which gospel outlines the purpose of its writing as "These are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name"?
3. In what two areas does the author have enough knowledge to bolster his skepticism of Christianity?
4. Metzger compares the Bible to what era of other literature?
5. What changes the way the author thinks about Christ and Christianity?
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