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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Pathos is not self-centered but is what kind of thinking?
(b) Inward looking.
2. "The Prophets" was written for which religious groups?
(a) Christians and Muslims.
(b) Jews and Christians.
(c) Jews and Orthodox.
(d) Jews and Muslims.
3. Heschel describes the words of prophecy as a polarity between what?
(a) Wrath and justice.
(b) Health and sickness.
(c) Good and bad.
(d) Anger and love.
4. What term does Jeremiah use for the people of God because they refuse to turn themselves toward God?
(a) Lovers of evil.
5. What does Heschel claim is God's ultimate goal?
(a) To purify people.
(b) To build a people.
(c) To chastise people.
(d) To destroy people.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Heschel say is the basis for the relationship of God and man?
2. What does Heschel avoid telling the reader about the prophets' message?
3. What was Micah's message?
4. Heschel says that Jeremiah is often called a prophet of what?
5. According to Heschel, the prophets had no ideas about God, but had what?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Heschel say the prophets look toward?
2. What does Heschel say God's ultimate goal is?
3. Why was Jeremiah called the prophet of wrath?
4. In what way were Jeremiah and Micah the same?
5. Who was Amos?
6. Why does Jeremiah refer to the people of God as murderers?
7. What did Heschel say about the prophets' popularity?
8. What type of message did Amos bring to the people?
9. Why did the people try to run Amos out of the city of Judah?
10. Did the prophets see things differently based upon their relationship with God?
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