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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. For what does Heschel say God wants his people to obey?
(a) Out of love.
(b) Because they want to.
(c) Out of obedience.
(d) Out of fear.
2. What does Heschel use to solidify his facts about the prophets?
(a) The prophets' own words.
(b) His opinions.
(c) Other parts of the Bible.
(d) Opinions of others.
3. Why does Heschel quote Micah 7:1-7?
(a) To illustrate God's passions.
(b) To prove Micah is a prophet.
(c) To show Micah's intense nature.
(d) To show what the people were like.
4. What does Heschel use as examples of how pathos is associated to God in heaven?
(d) Greek gods.
5. How long is the book of Habakkuk?
(a) 10 chapters.
(b) Longest book of "The Prophets".
(c) A few chapters.
(d) Longer than Jeremiah.
6. What term does Jeremiah use for the people of God because they refuse to turn themselves toward God?
(c) Lovers of evil.
7. How does Heschel describe the time that Jeremiah lived?
(a) One of peace.
(b) One of anger and wrath.
(c) One of war.
(d) One of injustice.
8. Micah lived about the same time as what other prophet?
9. In Hosea 9:14 instead of asking God to forgive his people he asked God to deliver them what?
10. How many changes in leadership were there during Jeremiah's time?
11. What does Heschel say the prophets had to endure?
(a) Lack of wealth.
(d) Ill health.
12. What people did Amos, Hosea, and Isaiah try to save?
(a) The people of the Southern Kingdom.
(b) The people of the Eastern Kingdom.
(c) The people of the Western Kingdom.
(d) The people of the Northern Kingdom.
13. What did Mesha sacrifice to appease his idols during wartime?
(a) His daughter.
(d) His son.
14. How did Second Isaiah refer to the people of Israel?
(a) People who were not worshipping their God.
(b) People who were searching and working towards righteousness.
(c) People who did not understand their God.
(d) People who were turning away from God.
15. What does Heschel say will change God's judgment about destruction?
(a) A new prophet's heartfelt request.
(b) A change in history.
(d) A change in man's heart and actions.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happened to prophets when God called them to do his work?
2. Who was Mesha?
3. What was another name for Hosea?
4. Pathos is not self-centered but is what kind of thinking?
5. According to Heschel, how did God show himself to prophets?
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