Mysticism Trivia Quiz

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Mysticism Trivia Quiz

Mysticism had always had many meanings, and even at that, it's many meanings have evolved all over the centuries. A constant thread, however, has been that it is linked to religion and God. It is derived from words meaning to close or cover all. Answer the questions in this quiz to show your knowledge of mysticism and also learn about it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The term "Mysticism" has ancient _____ origins
    • A. 

      Greek

    • B. 

      Latin

    • C. 

      Roman

    • D. 

      French

  • 2. 
    In early christianity, the term "Mystikos" referred to _____
    • A. 

      Three Dimensions

    • B. 

      One Dimension

    • C. 

      Two Dimensions

    • D. 

      Seven Dimensions

  • 3. 
    _____ refers to hidden or allegorized interpretations of scriptures
    • A. 

      Biblical dimensions

    • B. 

      Lithurgical dimensions

    • C. 

      Mysticos dimensions

    • D. 

      Theory dimensions

  • 4. 
    _____ refers to the liturgical mystery of the Eucharist, the presence of Jesus at the Eucharist
    • A. 

      Liturgical Dimension

    • B. 

      Biblical Dimension

    • C. 

      The Third Dimension

    • D. 

      The Seven Dimension

  • 5. 
    _____ is the contemplative or experiential knowledge of God
    • A. 

      The Third Dimension

    • B. 

      The Biblical Dimension

    • C. 

      Liturgical Dimension

    • D. 

      The Seventh Dimension

  • 6. 
    _____ was an ancient Greek term used for the mystical interpretation of the bible
    • A. 

      Theoria

    • B. 

      Theorica

    • C. 

      Theory

    • D. 

      Theoryca

  • 7. 
    The _____ fathers saw in every passage of scripture a double meaning both literal and spiritual
    • A. 

      Antiochene

    • B. 

      Roman

    • C. 

      Italian

    • D. 

      Thessolonian 

  • 8. 
    When did the term "Unio Mystica" come into use?
    • A. 

      13th century

    • B. 

      11th century

    • C. 

      9th century

    • D. 

      18th century

  • 9. 
    _____ stated that mysteries has become a catch-all for religious weirdness
    • A. 

      William Harmless

    • B. 

      Leornado Da Vinci

    • C. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • D. 

      Martin Luther

  • 10. 
    What is "Hesychia" in Orthodox Christianity? 
    • A. 

      Inner Stillness

    • B. 

      Inner Revelation

    • C. 

      Inner Joy

    • D. 

      Inner Pain