History Of Christianity-wk 2

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History Of Christianity-wk 2

This quiz is based on the teachings from the School of Discipleship at Hope Church, September 21, 2011.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Emperor Constantine believed that the God of the Christians helped him win the war and so he marched triumphantly into Rome under the symbol of the Christian fish. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The two most noted Apocryphal books for the Old Testament and the New Testament are
    • A. 

      Isaiah and the gospel of John

    • B. 

      Micah and the gospel of Peter

    • C. 

      1st and 2nd Hezekiah and the gospel of Dave

    • D. 

      1st and 2nd Macabees and the gospel of Thomas

  • 3. 
    The problem with the heresy of Aryanism was that
    • A. 

      It elevated Jesus as deity

    • B. 

      It lowered Jesus to being a mere man

    • C. 

      It said that Jesus had a beginning and was created

    • D. 

      It eliminated the Holy Spirit from being part of the Trinity

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    The big debate in the Council of Nicaea hinged on one syllable in the word that described whether Jesus was of the same substance as the Father or ‘like’ substance as the Father. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The church councils of Nicaea, Constantinople, Ephesus and Chalcedon all had to do with the nature and work of the Holy Spirit because it had become so controversial. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Pachomius was the first man to establish a monastery where monks could
    • A. 

      Live in a building rather than the desert

    • B. 

      Live solitary lives without speaking to one another

    • C. 

      Labor and worship together in community

    • D. 

      Have home cooked meals

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    One of the characteristics of being a monk was a commitment  to living a life of
    • A. 

      Hope and Change

    • B. 

      Health and Wholeness

    • C. 

      Asceticism- rigid physical and mental training

    • D. 

      Abstinence from any kind of fun

  • 8. 
    Pelagius blamed the loose morals of the Christians on the doctrine of Grace that said that Jesus forgave them no matter what. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Augustine lived a quiet life of study and meditation and good morals until he found out one day that it wasn’t by his moral lifestyle he was saved but by God’s grace.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which of the following was instrumental in Augustine’s conversion
    • A. 

      Monica

    • B. 

      Ambrose, Bishop of Milan

    • C. 

      The book, The Life of Anthony

    • D. 

      A little girl singing a nursery rhythm

    • E. 

      All the above

    • F. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    Which two were the main centers of leadership for the Christian church
    • A. 

      Milan and Ephesus

    • B. 

      Nicaea and Antioch

    • C. 

      Rome and Constantinople

    • D. 

      Chalcedon and Thessalonica

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    One of the primary things that helped the church grow in Ireland and in Europe was
    • A. 

      The monasteries’ and convents

    • B. 

      The evangelistic campaigns of the crusaders

    • C. 

      The church planting committee in Rome

    • D. 

      The prayer meetings that took place in Ireland

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Which order of monks was responsible for the spread of Christianity in England
    • A. 

      The Augustinian monks

    • B. 

      The Franciscan monks

    • C. 

      The Benedictine monks

    • D. 

      The Jesuit monks