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1

List the three qualities of a good teacher that Jesus possessed.

Passion for his mission
Love for his listeners
Creative means of sharing his mission

2

True or false? Jesus visit to the synagogue in Nazareth is a good example of how some people reacted negatively to Jesus.

True

3

What comment did Jesus make that incited the crowd?

Today the passage is fulfilled

4

What type of messiah was Jesus?

He was a humble one

5

Summarize the three ways that Jesus connected with his listeners.

Jesus was genuine
Jesus was available
Jesus used every day language

6

Summarize five successful teaching techniques that Jesus employed.

Challenged his listeners
Used metaphors
Appealed to the senses
He used his body
He used amen

7

__________________ was a region north of Judea and Samaria with a mostly _____________ population. Both the Apostles and Jesus were natives of this area and grew up in ___________________ about an hours walk from Galilee’s largest and important city, _____________________. The land was ____________ and supported ______________ and Shepards.

Galilee
Jewish
Nazareth
Sephoris
Fertile
Farmers

8

True or false? Cana, Capernaum, and Jerusalem were all in the region of Galilee

False

9

The ___________________ were decedents of the northern kingdom of ___________________ and the lived in the region of ______________. Tensions were high between the ________ and Samaritans because the Judeans had destroyed the samariatin ____________ on Mount Gerizum. Consequently, Galelians would avoid Samaria when going on _______________ to Judea.

Samaritans
Israel
Galilee
Jews
Temple
Pilgrimages

10

True or false? Jesus did not allow his Apostles to preach to Samariatians?

True

11

_______________ was the southern most region and most of its inhabitants were descended from Jews who returned the _________________________. ______________________ was the regions main city serving as Judea’s ___________, political, and economic center. Most importantly, the _________________ was located there.

Judea
Babylonian exile
Jerusalem
Religious
Temple

12

True or false? Bethlehem, Nazareth, and Jericho were all located in Judea.

True

13

What is the kingdom of God?

It’s the active presence of God’s love and salvation

14

True or false? Jesus often explained the kingdom of God with the parables.

True

15

Why was the use of the parables a brilliant way to teach about God’s kingdom?

They told about the truths in an exaggerated way.

16

What is the message of the parable of Lazarus and the rich man?

Do not oppress the poor.

17

What is the urgent message of the pearl of great price?

Be wise with your decisions

18

List the six themes of the parables in the gospels?

Forgiveness
Love
Charity
Wisdom
Kindness
Patience

19

What do the three parables found in Luke collectively teach about sinners?

They will repent

20

True or false? Those who criticized Jesus for associating with outcast believed that doing so indicates that one is also evil.

True

21

What is the clear teaching of the parable of the lost sheep?

To be patient with God.

22

What does the parable of the lost coin reveal about God?

He will always be there

23

True or false? In the parable of the prodigal son, the fathers generous extended to both the younger son and the older son.

True

24

In the parable of the workers in the ______________, Jesus taught that God does not __________________ people the way humans do. These show the _________________ ways that God saves: he does not only reward those who __________________ and listen early on, he also rewards those who take longer to come to him. God _______________all people in his time, not ours.

Vineyard
Love
Amazing
Repent
Understood

25

What does the parable of the Two Foundations teach about repentance?

It will always be useful.

26

In the parable of the Two Sons, explain who each son repents.

The first one repents to his hurt friends. The second one to his father

27

According to the parable of the Last Judgement, what criteria will Christ use to judge the saved from the lost?

The acts of kindness

28

True or false? In the sermon on the mount, the gospel of Mathew shows Jesus as the new lawgiver and the new Adam.

True

29

Briefly explain what it means for Christians to be salt and light of the world.

To make new the earth

30

What are the beatitudes?

They are a list of teachings.