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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. Jeremiah says that even though people are punished they don't seem to what?
(a) Have remorse.
(c) Be penitent.
2. Whom did the prophets blame for the injustices in the land?
(a) Kings and leaders.
3. What did Mesha sacrifice to appease his idols during wartime?
(b) His daughter.
(d) His son.
4. What does Heschel avoid telling the reader about the prophets' message?
(a) Whether the prophet's message was legitimate.
(b) The specific outcome of the message.
(c) The historical context of the message.
(d) Whether he agrees or disagrees.
5. How many changes in leadership were there during Jeremiah's time?
Short Answer Questions
1. Isaiah was aware that disaster was coming and from that disaster would come what?
2. What does Heschel say that the prophets looked towards?
3. What does Heschel see as the point when freedom is lost?
4. Heschel says that Jeremiah is often called a prophet of what?
5. What term does Jeremiah use for the people of God because they refuse to turn themselves toward God?
Short Essay Questions
1. Did the prophets feel differently about sin than others?
2. Why did history cause a need for prophets?
3. Did the people listen to the prophet Isaiah?
4. In what way were Jeremiah and Micah the same?
5. How does Heschel describe the words of prophecy?
6. What does Heschel say gives the prophets the courage to speak out?
7. What type of message did Amos bring to the people?
8. How did the prophets say they were willing to prove that they were being inspired by God as they claimed?
9. How does Heschel describe the prophets' mental health?
10. Who was Amos?
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