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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which two Gospels focus on Jesus' teachings?
(a) Mark and John.
(b) Luke and John.
(c) Mark and Matthew.
(d) Matthew and Luke.
2. Some people believe that Jesus' divinity gave him the ability to do what?
(a) Perform miracles.
(d) Gather followers.
3. In Chapter 15, what does Sanders say there is no proof that Jesus did?
(b) Gave himself a title.
(c) Worked in Capernaum.
4. Who is the one ruler that is always present in Heaven?
5. What does Sanders say God calls his people to do?
(a) Live beneath the standard of the law.
(b) Live at the standard of the law.
(c) Live at a higher standard than the law.
(d) Defy the laws of man.
6. Whom were the apostles accountable to?
(c) No one.
7. The meaning of what title has changed greatly since Jesus' time?
8. According to Jesus, who would be given rule over the tribes of Israel?
(d) The apostles.
9. What kind of life did Jesus say the apostles would have in return for their sacrifice?
(a) A long life.
(b) A life of suffering.
(c) Eternal life.
(d) A wealthy life.
10. What was one of the specific groups of people the ministry focused on?
(a) The wealthy.
(b) The Egyptians.
(c) The government leaders.
(d) The Israelites.
11. What kind of stories did Jesus use in his teachings?
(b) Fairy Tales.
12. Who is it clear does not reign on Earth today, but will some day?
(d) The people.
13. According to Sanders, what is against God's wishes?
(c) Failure to have children.
(d) Seeking fame.
14. Which apostle do scholars say would not have been rewarded?
15. Whose experiences of conflict with the law does Sanders go into great detail about?
(a) Jesus' and the disciples'.
(b) John the Baptist's.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the Gospels was focuses on Jesus' miracles?
2. The laws of what area are discussed in Chapter 14?
3. Who was accountable only to God?
4. Why do scholars say one of the apostles would not have been rewarded?
5. According to record who wanted Jesus killed?
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