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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Yancey think of what the church brings?
(a) Both light and darkness.
(b) He thinks the church should be destroyed.
(c) It is all bad.
(d) It is all good.
2. What three things does Jesus ask his disciples to do in memory of him?
(a) Do no harm, do not sin, and do not lie.
(b) Baptize, share last supper, wash feet.
(c) Pray, sing, write.
(d) Read Bible, memorize verses, obey law.
3. What does a Pharisee do according to Greg, in Chapter 8?
(a) Makes up rules.
(b) Ruins heaven.
(c) Follows God's law.
(d) Looks down on other people.
4. What is the feeling of the resurrection stories in the Bible?
(a) Sense of revenge against Romans.
(b) Just what everyone expected.
5. What do Peter and Judas have in common?
(a) Related by blood, cousins.
(b) They both betrayed Jesus.
(c) They had nothing in common.
(d) They were both very old.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Jesus command Jairus's daughter to come back to life?
2. What does Yancey's father die of?
3. Yancey says that by ascending Jesus took the risk of what?
4. What does Yancey say the epicenter of the disciples belief is?
5. How are Roman citizens executed?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the significance of the grandmother's tombstone, which says, "Waiting"?
2. What does Yancey note about the end times?
3. What event of the Last Supper startles Yancey?
4. Who is the only named person in Jesus's parables?
5. What is the one miracle that is in all four biblical gospels?
6. Does Yancey think Jesus wanted to leave?
7. What is unusual about leprosy patients and their illness?
8. What did the Zealots want to do in the 1st century?
9. When Yancey's kitten is killed, what does he, the child, learn?
10. Who were the first witnesses to the risen Christ?
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