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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whom did the prophets blame for the injustices in the land?
(b) Kings and leaders.
2. Why was Jeremiah imprisoned?
(a) Because he abandoned the Assyrians.
(b) Because he spoke out against the king.
(c) Because of his prophesies.
(d) Because he abandoned the Babylonians.
3. In Hosea 9:14 instead of asking God to forgive his people he asked God to deliver them what?
4. How many changes in leadership were there during Jeremiah's time?
5. The author states that a prophet looked at things that seemed what to other people?
6. How did Second Isaiah refer to the people of Israel?
(a) People who did not understand their God.
(b) People who were not worshipping their God.
(c) People who were searching and working towards righteousness.
(d) People who were turning away from God.
7. Why does Heschel quote Micah 7:1-7?
(a) To show what the people were like.
(b) To show Micah's intense nature.
(c) To illustrate God's passions.
(d) To prove Micah is a prophet.
8. Hosea describes Israel as the unfaithful wife and God as Israel's what?
9. How does Heschel describe the time during Second Isaiah?
(a) Filled with doom and hope.
(b) Filled with death and destruction.
(c) Filled with tears and joy.
(d) Filled with repentance.
10. Pathos is not self-centered but is what kind of thinking?
(a) Inward looking.
11. What changed with Second Isaiah?
(a) The king.
(b) The situation.
(c) The people.
(d) The weather.
12. According to Heschel, the prophets had no ideas about God, but had what?
(a) An experience of him.
(b) An obedience.
(c) A relationship.
(d) An understanding.
13. What promise did God give with Second Isaiah?
(a) Promise of love.
(b) Promise of redemption.
(c) Promise of destruction.
(d) Promise of future wealth.
14. The prophets were outraged because of what?
(b) People's lack of understanding.
(d) The king's edicts.
15. What does Heschel use to solidify his facts about the prophets?
(a) His opinions.
(b) Other parts of the Bible.
(c) The prophets' own words.
(d) Opinions of others.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was Hezekiah?
2. What does Heschel say that the prophets looked towards?
3. For what does Heschel say God wants his people to obey?
4. Heschel says that prophets have a duty to what?
5. What does Heschel say will change God's judgment about destruction?
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