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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. Where did Joseph and Mary go to be safe?
2. How did Dickens describe Jesus in the introduction?
3. Where was John raised?
4. Why did Herod have children killed?
5. What did Dickens say he would have to do to meet Christ?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did John react when Jesus asked him to baptize him?
2. What was Simon's occupation before he became an Apostle?
3. Why did Dickens write this book?
4. What was Jesus's first miracle?
5. What did Dickens compare Jerusalem to, and why?
6. Where was Jesus born, and why?
7. How did God show his approval of Jesus's baptism?
8. How does Dickens say he knew about the goodness of Heaven?
9. Why did Jesus choose some poor men to be his Apostles?
10. How did the wise men know about the birth of Jesus?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What was the central message of Christ's teaching, and how did he display this?
Essay Topic 2
What was the meaning hidden in the parable of the Vineyard and the differing wages, and why was this so important to Jesus?
Essay Topic 3
How did John the Baptist die, and what was Jesus's response to this?
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