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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was one of the specific groups of people the ministry focused on?
2. Jesus kept a low profile in comparison to whom?
3. What does Sanders say God calls his people to do?
4. What did Jesus tell his followers to sacrifice?
5. Who is it clear does not reign on Earth today, but will some day?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What role in Jesus' ministry and life did the disciples play? Who were they and how did Jesus call them? What was their function in terms of Jesus' work?
Essay Topic 2
Why are the Gospels problematic in terms of creating a factual history of Jesus? What problems do they present?
Essay Topic 3
What is meant by the "Kingdom of God?" Why is it difficult to come up with a definite definition of this phrase? What does Sanders say are the two things that are known for certain about the Kingdom?
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