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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Rebuttal Evidence.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which centuries decided almost unanimously which books to include in the New Testament?
(a) The first two.
(b) The first five.
(c) The first one.
(d) The first ten.
2. A group that disputes the four gospels adds a fifth one. What is their fifth gospel?
(a) The Gospel of Gospels.
(b) The Gospel of Josephus.
(c) The Gospel of Bob.
(d) The Gospel of Thomas.
3. According to Blomberg's example, why did people memorize the Old Testament?
(a) Histories were passed down orally.
(b) There was nothing else for entertainment.
(c) Because they were very intelligent.
(d) Because they were instructed to do so.
4. What does the author say the reader must set aside while reading the book?
(a) Predeterminations and predictions.
(b) Knowledge and power.
(c) Preconceptions and prejudices.
(d) Skepticism and sarcasm.
5. How does the Chicago crime leader in the author's example get a not-guilty verdict in court?
(a) He bribes the judge.
(b) He has the key witness killed.
(c) He bribes the jury.
(d) He has three witnesses killed.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of evidence is presented to either explain or disprove other evidence presented?
2. Which gospel begins with the writer saying he intends to write "accurately" about all the things he "investigated"?
3. What are the two Jesuses recognized by the group Boyd represents?
4. What are the themes of ancient mystery religions?
5. Which elements are to blame for inconsistencies in the gospels, according to Blomberg?
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