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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?
(c) Divine pathos.
2. What promise did God give with Second Isaiah?
(a) Promise of destruction.
(b) Promise of redemption.
(c) Promise of future wealth.
(d) Promise of love.
3. What does Heschel claim is God's ultimate goal?
(a) To destroy people.
(b) To build a people.
(c) To purify people.
(d) To chastise people.
4. Who died the year that Isaiah was called by God?
(a) The king.
(b) His wife.
(c) His son.
(d) The prophet Amos.
5. How is it said that God killed the Assyrians?
(a) With fire.
(b) With a disease.
(c) With a flood.
(d) With loss in battle.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was Micah's message?
2. What change occurs in Second Isaiah toward the people of Israel?
3. What term does Jeremiah use for the people of God because they refuse to turn themselves toward God?
4. Heschel describes the words of prophecy as a polarity between what?
5. Before Amos was called by God what was his job?
Short Essay Questions
1. Did the prophets see things differently based upon their relationship with God?
2. Does Heschel believe there are prophets outside the Old Testament prophets?
3. Does Heschel say God always been considered a loving and good God?
4. Why was Jeremiah called the prophet of wrath?
5. What was Spinoza's idea about the prophets and does Heschel agree?
6. Who is Second Isaiah?
7. Who was Amos?
8. In the conclusion, how does Heschel describe prophetic religion?
9. Why does Heschel call indifference evil?
10. How does Heschel explain the beliefs that the prophets were frauds?
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