Old Testament Vocabulary

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Old Testament Quizzes & Trivia

This is a test on the Vocabulary that is going to be on the Mid-Term


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Salvation History
    • A. 

      The title given to the fathers of the Old Testament

    • B. 

      His self communication with us

    • C. 

      The pattern of specific salvatic events in human history that that reveal Gods presence and saving actions

    • D. 

      Hebrew Scripture

  • 2. 
    Monotheism
    • A. 

      The belief in one God

    • B. 

      Practice of Christianity

    • C. 

      The belief in many Gods

    • D. 

      Means "praise the Lord"

  • 3. 
    Canon
    • A. 

      Refers to the truths that God reveals

    • B. 

      The fundamental rules for the chosen people

    • C. 

      The official list of books in the bible regarded as sacred because they are divinely inspired

  • 4. 
    Jesus means ____________ and Christ means ______________
  • 5. 
    Exodus
    • A. 

      Refers to the truths that God reveals

    • B. 

      Means "praise the Lord"

    • C. 

      The official list of books in the bible regarded as sacred because they are divinely inspired

    • D. 

      The departure of of the Israelites from Egypt

  • 6. 
    The Israelited departed from Egypt under the leadership of Abraham 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Judah
    • A. 

      oldest in the Bible

    • B. 

      Means "praise the lord"; founded one of the 12 tribes of Israel

    • C. 

      Someone who isn't Jewish

    • D. 

      An agreement where mutual commitments are recognized

  • 8. 
    Pentateuch
    • A. 

      "I am who I am"

    • B. 

      His self communication with us

    • C. 

      The fundament rules for the chosen people

    • D. 

      Name given to the Torah , the first five books of the Hebrew Scriptures

  • 9. 
    The first five Books in the Hewbrew Scriputres were : ________________, ________________, ________________, ________________, ________________
  • 10. 
    Revelation
    • A. 

      Refers to the truths that God reveals

    • B. 

      His self communication with us

    • C. 

      Means "praise the Lord"

    • D. 

      The pattern of specific salvatic events in human history that that reveal Gods presence and saving actions

  • 11. 
    Gentile
    • A. 

      Someone who isn't Jewish

    • B. 

      Means "praise the Lord"

    • C. 

      His self communication with us

    • D. 

      "I am who I am"

  • 12. 
    Word of God
    • A. 

      Known as the Law of Moses

    • B. 

      Means "praise the Lord"

    • C. 

      Refers to the truths that God reveals, not simply actual words in Scriptures

    • D. 

      The central content of Catholic Faith

  • 13. 
    Covenant is a disagreement where mutual commitments aren't recongized
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Patriarchs
    • A. 

      The central content of Catholic Faith

    • B. 

      The title given to the fathers of the Old Testament

    • C. 

      The pattern of specific salvatic events in human history that that reveal Gods presence and saving actions

    • D. 

      Someone who isn't Jewish

  • 15. 
    Who Were the Patriarchs?
    • A. 

      Jacob

    • B. 

      Jesus

    • C. 

      Issac

    • D. 

      Abraham

    • E. 

      Moses

    • F. 

      God

  • 16. 
    Yaweh means " ____ ___ _________ __ ____"
  • 17. 
    Dispersion (Diaspora)
    • A. 

      Means "praise the Lord"

    • B. 

      The title given to the fathers of the Old Testament

    • C. 

      "I am who I am"

    • D. 

      Refer to the people who live in exile away from their native land; when the Jews were taken into exile in Babylon

  • 18. 
    OId Testament 
    • A. 

      Oldest in the Bible

    • B. 

      Another word for "Torah"

    • C. 

      Written during the early years of the church

    • D. 

      Hebrew Scriptures

  • 19. 
    New Testament
    • A. 

      Oldest in the Bible

    • B. 

      Another word for "Torah"

    • C. 

      Written during the early years of the church

    • D. 

      Hebrew Scriptures

  • 20. 
    Dead Sea Scrolls
    • A. 

      Oldest in the Bible

    • B. 

      Another word for "Torah"

    • C. 

      Written during the early years of the church

    • D. 

      Hebrew Scriptures

  • 21. 
    Commandments
    • A. 

      His self communication with us

    • B. 

      The fundamental rules for the chosen people, also called the Law of Moses

    • C. 

      Refer to the people who live in exile away from their native land; when the Jews were taken into exile in Babylon

    • D. 

      Refers to the truths that God reveals, not simply actual words in Scriptures

  • 22. 
    Divine Inspiration
    • A. 

      The title given to the Fathers of the Old Testament

    • B. 

      The fundamental rules for the chosen people, also called the Law of Moses

    • C. 

      The central content of Catholic Faith

    • D. 

      Concept that God inspired the writers to reveal God's will

  • 23. 
    Tradition
    • A. 

      Concept that God inspired the writers to reveal God's will

    • B. 

      The central content of Catholic Faith

    • C. 

      The fundamental rules for the chosen people, also called the Law of Moses

    • D. 

      The title given to the Fathers of the Old Testament