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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What leader beheads John the Baptist?
2. What does Yancey think of what the church brings?
3. What do modern Christians call the final week of Jesus?
4. What does Christos/Christ mean in Hebrew?
5. What does Yancey say about human preoccupation with the "end times"?
Essay Topic 1
What did Jesus mean by the term "my kingdom"? How does Yancey see the Kingdom of God as different from national or political entities? What does Yancey believe the kingdom of God means?
Essay Topic 2
Why is it important for Christians to acknowledge the Jewish roots of Jesus? What might have been different over the past 2000 years if Jesus had been identified more strongly as a Jewish rabbi?
Essay Topic 3
Why does Yancey see the miracles of Jesus as signs? What are they signs of and how does that function in the larger understanding of who Jesus is?
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