|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Heschel describes God as what?
(a) The ultimate source of the universe.
(b) The ultimate judge.
(d) Someone who cannot be described.
2. Another theory regarding the inspiration of the prophets regarded the prophetic act as what?
(a) An act of madness.
(b) An act of unconsciousness.
(c) An act of rebellion.
(d) An act of poetic creation.
3. Heschel states that it is important to distinguish between the objective and subjective aspects of what?
(a) The prophetic consciousness of God.
(b) Biblical prophecy.
(c) Religious sympathy.
4. What did God do after the prophet proclaimed the destruction of Nineveh and the people repented?
(a) God let the people leave Nineveh before he destroyed it.
(b) God destroyed Nineveh.
(c) God relented and saved Nineveh.
(d) God told the prophet to stay in Nineveh.
5. What does Heschel call indifference?
Short Answer Questions
1. When talking about the inspiration for poetry, who says "One does not ask who gives."
2. From the total perspective, what does Heschel say are demands rather than fulfillments?
3. What did the prophets talk about in addition to God's wrath and judgment?
4. In early Israel, the gift of poetry was regarded as what?
5. Heschel contends that the prophets were in what state of mind when they received God's call?
This section contains 247 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)