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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Blomberg, what is the gospel based on?
2. Who, in Blomberg's example, memorized the Old Testament?
3. The author interviews a witness in his case for Christ from which federal agency?
4. What kind of evidence was Jeffry McDonald's conviction based on?
5. What is the first test the author applies to decide whether it is the gospel writers' intention to preserve history accurately?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who was Luke and what did he write?
2. What is the Q source?
3. How does the author's witness explain inaccuracies found in the New Testament?
4. Why is the work of Tacitus important to the case for Christ?
5. Who was John Mark and what did he write?
6. Who makes up the Jesus Seminar?
7. What is the importance of the apostle Luke to historians?
8. Why are stories about Apollonius raising the dead looked upon as legend while the same types of stories about Jesus are viewed as truth?
9. What is the purpose of the author's intention test?
10. Who exactly was Matthew?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss evidence as a theme in "The Case for Christ."
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the importance of Luke to history and the investigation in "The Case for Christ."
Essay Topic 3
Define cause and effect. Discuss the importance of cause and effect in this book and give examples from the text.
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