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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 2: Chapter 14-17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In what religion do you do away with all feeling and obtain a type of peace?
2. What does Heschel describe as not a goal, but a challenge, a commitment, a state of tension?
(a) Prophetic ethos.
(d) Prophetic sympathy.
3. According to Heschel a divine-human understanding is contingent on what?
(a) Man's ability to pray.
(b) Man's reaching out to God.
(c) An awareness of a divine anticipation and expectation.
(d) An awareness of man's nothingness.
4. Why does Heschel use quotes from other books of the Bible?
(a) To provide background.
(b) To show continuity.
(c) To prove he knows about the Bible.
(d) To prove his point.
5. Heschel describes God as what?
(b) Someone who cannot be described.
(c) The ultimate source of the universe.
(d) The ultimate judge.
Short Answer Questions
1. Heschel says there is no self-understanding without what?
2. One view that Heschel discusses is that an outstanding feature of a poet's consciousness is the sense of being what at the moment of inspiration?
3. Heschel explains that some think the prophets may have been victims of what?
4. What does Heschel use as examples of how pathos is associated to God in heaven?
5. According to Heschel, the land at the time of the prophets had judges and laws but they were both without what?
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