Final Exam - Hermeneutics II

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 330

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  • 1. 
    We determine the meaning of a word by its use in the original language of Scripture at the time.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 2. 
    All translations and copies of Scripture are inspired.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 3. 
    Exegesis means...
    • A. 

      To bring meaning out of the text

    • B. 

      To depart from correct methods of interpretation

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Christ is central to prophecy.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 5. 
    The three elements involved in the interpretation of a written text are...
    • A. 

      Illumination, exegesis, and exposition

    • B. 

      Intellect, grammar, history

    • C. 

      Body, soul, and spirit

    • D. 

      The author, the text itself, and the reader

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Syntactic

    • B. 

      Simplistic

    • C. 

      Synaptic

    • D. 

      Synoptic

  • 7. 
    Each passage has one primary meaning and only one application.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 8. 
    For Apostolics, the experience of the apostles is the ending point for theological discussion.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Instruct and prepare

    • B. 

      Rebut and disprove

    • C. 

      Generate and encourage

    • D. 

      Illuminate and correct

  • 10. 
    An idiom is …
    • A. 

      A precondition or presupposition that must be dealt with

    • B. 

      The language of a fool

    • C. 

      Educated thinking

    • D. 

      An expression or phrase that must be treated as a whole

  • 11. 
    Pentecostals are willing to give equal value to historical narratives as to other portions of Scripture.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 12. 
    Most difficulties in understanding the Scriptures arise from lack of spiritual illumination and...
    • A. 

      Cultural, linguistic, and contextual distance from the original text

    • B. 

      Lack of education

    • C. 

      Doctrinal confusion

    • D. 

      Lack of study

  • 13. 
    Apostolic Pentecostals approach the Bible with the assumption that each passage is …
    • A. 

      Relevant and applicable

    • B. 

      To be thought of separately

    • C. 

      Linked to the New Testament

    • D. 

      Linked to the Old Testament

  • 14. 
    Spiritual experiences are instructive when they are validated by
    • A. 

      God

    • B. 

      The Body

    • C. 

      The historical context

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Symbolic meaning

    • B. 

      A certain order

    • C. 

      More than one name

    • D. 

      An atmosphere of suspense

  • 16. 
    We should expect a                                      fulfillment of prophecy unless the context or the New Testament indicate otherwise:
    • A. 

      Spiritual

    • B. 

      Literal

    • C. 

      Symbolic

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    Infallible means...
    • A. 

      Having perfect equilibrium, balance

    • B. 

      Never wrong; incapable of error; not subject to mistake or failure

    • C. 

      Unbending or inflexible

    • D. 

      Imperfect

  • 18. 
    Allegorical interpretation is not an appropriate because it is rooted in the intention of …
    • A. 

      God

    • B. 

      The author

    • C. 

      The scribes

    • D. 

      The interpreter

  • 19. 
       A                    is something that truly existed in the Old Testament but foreshadowed or prefigured a permanent and greater truth:
    • A. 

      Symbol

    • B. 

      Type

    • C. 

      Shadow

    • D. 

      Figure

  • 20. 
    The best interpreter of Scripture is ...
    • A. 

      The grammatical-historical method

    • B. 

      The apostolic believer

    • C. 

      History

    • D. 

      Scripture