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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. What does Heschel say is the basis for the relationship of God and man?
(b) Divine pathos.
2. What did Mesha sacrifice to appease his idols during wartime?
(a) His son.
(c) His daughter.
3. What was another name for Hosea?
4. Jeremiah was a prophet when what happened to Jerusalem?
(a) It was the center of culture.
(b) It fell.
(c) It became the capital of the Assyrian empire.
(d) It prospered.
5. What social ill did Hosea primarily speak out against?
(a) Sin in general.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Heschel describe freedom?
2. In Hosea 9:14 instead of asking God to forgive his people he asked God to deliver them what?
3. Prophets rebuked the inhabitants of cities for things that others would have called what?
4. In Jeremiah, God states that he will have to destroy what he has built. What was he referring to?
5. Which prophet does Heschel not provide the reader his past?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did the prophets say they were willing to prove that they were being inspired by God as they claimed?
2. Who is Second Isaiah?
3. Why does Heschel say Karma is opposed to prophetic thinking?
4. Does Heschel believe there are prophets outside the Old Testament prophets?
5. Why does Heschel say that the tone changes toward the people of Israel while Second Isaiah is the prophet?
6. Why does Jeremiah refer to the people of God as murderers?
7. What does understanding God depend on, according to Heschel?
8. Did the prophets feel differently about sin than others?
9. In Israel, what was the connection between the prophets and kings?
10. In what way were Jeremiah and Micah the same?
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