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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. Heschel says God hates sin but is also what?
(a) Intolerant of injustice.
2. In the Old Testament, sacrifices were part of the people's what?
(a) Way of honoring their dead families.
(b) Way of showing how much they owned.
(c) Way of showing remorse.
(d) Way of worship.
3. What Bible does Heschel use as the source for scripture passages?
(a) The Protestant Bible.
(b) The Hebrew Bible.
(c) The Catholic Bible.
(d) The Jerusalem Bible.
4. How does Heschel describe the time that Jeremiah lived?
(a) One of peace.
(b) One of injustice.
(c) One of anger and wrath.
(d) One of war.
5. Whom did Jeremiah say would overtake the cities of Judah?
(a) The people of the Northern Kingdom.
(b) The enemies.
(d) The people who lived in Judah before the Israelites.
Short Answer Questions
1. Micah's concern with the people was that they worshiped what?
2. What country did Israel ask for help and protection from Assyria during the time of Isaiah?
3. Jeremiah felt that his time was one of what?
4. What does Habakkuk ask God directly?
5. "The Prophets" was written for which religious groups?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Hosea think his marriage with his wife Gomer reflected the relationship of Israel and God?
2. Why can't God be explained, according to Heschel?
3. How does God answer Habakkuk when he asks him why and how long this will continue?
4. Why was Jeremiah called the prophet of wrath?
5. What is meant when Samuel says "to obey is better than sacrifice"?
6. What was the prophet Micah's concern with the people?
7. In what way were Jeremiah and Micah the same?
8. What does Heschel say the prophets look toward?
9. What does understanding God depend on, according to Heschel?
10. Who was Amos?
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