Jesus And The Bible

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Yr 8 Revision for 2009 Bishop's Test


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  • 1. 
    These four books in the Bible record the teachings of Jesus and many of the things he did.
  • 2. 
  • 3. 
    Fill in the missing word: "The kingdom of God is close at hand. Repent and ____________ in the Gospel" (Mark 1:15).
  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Raphael

    • B. 

      Gabriel

    • C. 

      Satan

    • D. 

      Michael

  • 5. 
    Jesus was 33 when he died. How many years did he spend preaching, performing miracles and teaching people?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      7

  • 6. 
    This word means 'followers' and is a name given to those who follow Jesus.
  • 7. 
    I am one of the 12 special followers Jesus chose. This word means 'sent forth'. 
  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Peter

    • B. 

      John

    • C. 

      Jeremiah

    • D. 

      Judas

  • 9. 
    I am the mother of Jesus and the spiritual mother of all those who follow Jesus.
  • 10. 
    The angel said to Mary: "The _________ ____________ will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will cover you with a shadow" (Luke 1:35). 
  • 11. 
    The event where the Archangel Gabriel told Mary that she would be the mother of God is called the _______________.
    • A. 

      Incarnation

    • B. 

      Assumption

    • C. 

      Annunciation

    • D. 

      Ascension

  • 12. 
    Lord is a word used to describe God. It is another word for a ________.
  • 13. 
    I am Mary's cousin. My unborn child (St John the Baptist) leapt for joy when Mary visited me. Mary stayed for 3 months. I am ________________. 
  • 14. 
    I am a holy man who was betrothed (formally promised to marry) to Mary. I am the foster-father of Jesus and patron saint of the Universal Church. I am St ____________.
  • 15. 
    God is our father. The Aramaic word for daddy or father is __________.
  • 16. 
    List three miracles Jesus performed.
  • 17. 
    After His Resurrection, Jesus gave the Apostles power to forgive ________ (also a sacrament of the Church). 
  • 18. 
    Jesus revealed that God is a Trinity, meaning there is ____ Persons in the one God: the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.
  • 19. 
    A cross with the image of Jesus is called a ______________. It reminds Catholics of the great love that Jesus has for us and that he died to save us from our sins.
  • 20. 
    The Holy Bible is the sacred writings of Christians. It is a collection of 72/3 smaller books that makes one big book. The word Bible comes from the Greek word biblia which means 'many books'. The bible is also called 'The Word of ______'. 
    • A. 

      Allah

    • B. 

      Buddha

    • C. 

      God

  • 21. 
    The central laws within Christianity are the two great commandments that Jesus gave. These two commandments sum up what the Ten Commandments teach. Jesus said, "The Lord your God is the one, only Lord, and you must love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your _______, with all your mind and with all your __________...[and] you must love your neighbour as ________________ (Mark 12:29-31). 
  • 22. 
    God said to Abram ( who he later names Abraham): '...Leave your country, your kindred and your father's house for a country which I shall show you; and I shall make you a great n_______, i shall bless you and make your name famous; you are to be a blessing!" (Gen 12:1-2). 
  • 23. 
    A binding agreement between two people or groups.
    • A. 

      Covenant

    • B. 

      Contract

    • C. 

      Collaboration

    • D. 

      Cooperation

  • 24. 
    God's holy name was written in Hebrew as YHWH, which is pronounced 'Y___________/ This means 'I am who I am' or 'I am'. 
  • 25. 
    God sent 10 plagues upon the p[eople of Egypt to change Pharoah's mind and let the people of Israel go. The final plague was the d__________________________ and livestock in Egypt. 
    • A. 

      Death of every man

    • B. 

      Death of every women

    • C. 

      Death of every firstborn child

    • D. 

      Death of every child

  • 26. 
    God commanded every Jewish family to slaughter a lamb or baby goat and smear the blood upon the door-posts of each household. The event is celebrated by a special Jewish feast called the P_________.
    • A. 

      Passed

    • B. 

      Passover

    • C. 

      Passunder

    • D. 

      Passing

  • 27. 
    The people of Israel are also called 'God's __________ people'.
  • 28. 
    The Jews were lead by Moses to a place called 'The Promised Land', which Moses described as a land flowing with 'm______ and h________.'
    • A. 

      Might and honour

    • B. 

      Mice and horses

    • C. 

      Milk and honey

    • D. 

      Midgets and heroes

  • 29. 
    The Jews wandered the desert for _____ years until they were allowed by God to reach the Promised Land. 
  • 30. 
    The Twelve sons of Jacob are also called the Twelve P__________.
    • A. 

      Pie-eaters

    • B. 

      Professionals

    • C. 

      Patriarchs

    • D. 

      Pigs

  • 31. 
    The most famous of Jacob's sons was ___________ who had a brightly coloured cloke and was sold into slavery by his brothers who were jealous that their father favoured him. 
    • A. 

      Bill

    • B. 

      Jeremiah

    • C. 

      Luke

    • D. 

      Joseph

  • 32. 
    The Greek word which means one who speaks before and on behalf of others.
  • 33. 
    Through the prophets God promised to institute a New Covenant with the __________ people.
  • 34. 
    Name three prominent prophets of the Old Testament.
  • 35. 
  • 36. 
  • 37. 
    Jesus' teachings were based on J_________ beliefs and laws, however, through the New Covenant these came to their ultimate fulfillment. 
  • 38. 
    The New Covenant is based on J________ C________ himslef, who came to fulfil the Law and the Prophets. 
  • 39. 
    During the Holy Mass the assembly says, "Lamb of God who takes away the sins of the world..." Who is this Lamb?
    • A. 

      Moses

    • B. 

      Elijah

    • C. 

      Mary

    • D. 

      Jesus

  • 40. 
    Jesus was the Lamb who replaced the sacrficial lamb of the P_________ by sacrficing his life for us on the cross. 
  • 41. 
    Jesus established the New Covenant at the Last Supper (the first Mass). Today, priests still speak the words of Jesus at the Consecration: 'Take this, all of you and drink from it: this is the cup of my _________, the blood of the new and everlasting covenant. It will be shed for you and for all so that sins may be forgiven. Do this in ___________ of me.'
  • 42. 
    Under the Sinai Covenant (Moses at Mount Sinai), the Jewish people could approach the presence of God by going to the _________.
    • A. 

      Temple

    • B. 

      Church

    • C. 

      Cave

    • D. 

      Mount

  • 43. 
    Under the New Covenant of Jesus, all who believe can approach His special presence by celebrating the E______________.
  • 44. 
    Initiation into the people of Israel was only for ______. 
    • A. 

      Women

    • B. 

      Children

    • C. 

      Men

  • 45. 
    The Old Testament consists of how many books?
    • A. 

      45

    • B. 

      46

    • C. 

      47

    • D. 

      48

  • 46. 
    The New Testament consists of how many books?
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      26

    • C. 

      27

    • D. 

      28