Revision: The Incarnation, Crucifixion, Resurrection And Ascension

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  • 1. 
    The book of Acts in the New Testament records that Jesus rose (ascended) back up to heaven _____________ days after he rose from the dead.
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      30

    • C. 

      40

    • D. 

      50

  • 2. 
    All Christians take the ascension account to be Jesus literally going back up to heaven.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    While some Christians take the ascension account to be Jesus literally going back up to heaven, some Christians claim that the account can also be understood symbolically.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Jesus' ascension signified the end of his work here on earth. According to the Bible, Jesus is continuing his work in heaven doing ALL of the following EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Preparing a place for believers

    • B. 

      Acting as a high priest

    • C. 

      Offering sacrifices and petitioning God the Father to forgive human sins

  • 5. 
    Christians believe ALL of the following about the resurrection EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      The resurrection proved that Jesus was truly God and man

    • B. 

      The resurrection proved that God approved of Jesus' sacrifice

    • C. 

      The resurrection proved that Jesus' sacrifice was sufficient to pay the debt of human sin once and for all

    • D. 

      The resurrection proved that Jesus gave human beings power over death itself

    • E. 

      The resurrection proved that Jesus was free from the original sin that leads to death and eternal separation from God

    • F. 

      His rising from the dead demonstrates Jesus' power over death itself

  • 6. 
    Which of the following gives Christians hope that they too will be raised to life after death to share eternity in heaven with Jesus?
    • A. 

      The birth of Jesus

    • B. 

      The crucifixion of Jesus

    • C. 

      The resurrection of Jesus

    • D. 

      The Ascension of Jesus

  • 7. 
    While all Christians believe in the concept of salvation and the need for humans to be redeemed from their sins, there are different understandings among Christians, of how the death of Jesus achieved salvation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    In the time of Moses, an agreement was created between God and the Jewish people that God would care for them if they obeyed His laws. This agreement was known as
    • A. 

      The Covenant

    • B. 

      The Ten Commandments

    • C. 

      The atonement

    • D. 

      The Day of Atonement

  • 9. 
    As a result of sin, people in the Old Testament fell short of God's requirements. However, God provided a way for people to make amends for their sins through the regular offering of animal sacrifice. This was known as the __________ sacrifice and only happened once a year on the Day of ___________
    • A. 

      Atonement

    • B. 

      Fall

    • C. 

      Reconciliation

    • D. 

      Sanctification

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a similarity between the sacrifice made by Jesus on the cross, and the sacrifice made by the high priests in the Old Testament?
    • A. 

      By going through the heavy veil that separated the 'Holy of Holies' from the rest of the temple, the priest was seen to be entering the presence of God, Jesus entered heaven which is the presence of God

    • B. 

      The animal sacrifices made by the priests was a sign that the Jewish people were honouring the covenant between them and God; Jesus' created a new covenant between God and mankind

  • 11. 
    Hebrews 10:9-10 makes it clear that Jesus' sacrifice on the cross was superior to the animal sacrifices made by the high priests. It also makes it clear that Jesus' sacrifice created a new covenant between God and mankind.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Different groups of Christians may place more emphasis on the crucifixion or resurrection or ascension than others.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Some Christians, e.g. Roman Catholics believe that they are saved by being baptised, participating in the sacraments and belonging to the Church.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Jesus was crucified. This means that...
    • A. 

      He was nailed to a wooden cross and left to hang there until death

    • B. 

      He was nailed to a metal cross and left to hang there until he died

    • C. 

      He was nailed to a palm tree and left to hang there until he died

    • D. 

      He was nailed to a wooden cross and left to hang there until 12

  • 15. 
    Christians believe that Jesus is unable to understand human suffering because he did not suffer the full pain of a human death.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Which of the following do Christians believe?
    • A. 

      Jesus' life on earth provides the perfect example of how God wants every person to live

    • B. 

      Jesus, as God incarnate was able to perform miracles that demonstrate his power over death, nature and Satan

    • C. 

      Jesus takes the punishment for the sin of mankind and restores the broken relationship between God and humanity.

    • D. 

      The crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus are at the centre of the Christian faith

    • E. 

      Jesus' incarnation means that he was not affected by the original sin that all human beings are born with as a result of the Fall

    • F. 

      Jesus' life, his suffering and death on the cross fulfilled many of the prophesies about a Messiah that are found in the Old Testament

    • G. 

      Jesus' crucifixion was an atonement sacrifice

    • H. 

      Jesus' crucifixion is the key to providing humans with the redemption they need in order to receive the gift of eternal life

    • I. 

      Doing good deeds or following the laws of God in themselves are sufficient to achieve eternal life in heaven

    • J. 

      All of the above

    • K. 

      All except A, B and C

    • L. 

      All except C and D

    • M. 

      All except I

    • N. 

      A, B C, E and F only

  • 17. 
    Some Christians, for example, Evangelical Christians believe that it is faith in Jesus that will allow them to be saved.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    There are different views, within Christianity, about how individuals receive salvation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
     Which of the following are different Christian views about how individuals receive salvation?
    • A. 

      Some Christians believe that faith in Jesus will allow them to be saved.

    • B. 

      Some Christians believe that participating in the sacraments is key to salvation.

    • C. 

      Jesus' death was a ransom that paid for the release of human sinners.

    • D. 

      Other Christians believe that doing good deeds will allow them to enter heaven.

    • E. 

      All except A and B

    • F. 

      all except C

    • G. 

      All except D

    • H. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    Which of the following are different Christian understandings of how Jesus' death achieved salvation?
    • A. 

      Jesus was a sacrifice that paid for human sin.

    • B. 

      The sacrifice of Jesus paid for human sin once and for all

    • C. 

      Jesus' death was a ransom which paid for the release of human sinners

    • D. 

      By becoming human as Jesus was, God created a way for humans to acheive a union with Him that allows them to be saved

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      All except A and C

    • G. 

      All except D

  • 21. 
    In the past, religious law did not condemn people. Instead, it showed them that they were sinful and imperfect and it showed them how to live less sinful lives
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    For Christians, the new covenant created between God and mankind through the sacrifice of Jesus means that they are no longer saved by their own works or by obedience to the law, but through the Grace of God.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Under the new covenant, all people can receive complete forgiveness and have the Holy Spirit live in them by repentance and faith in Christ.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    What do you call the process of buying something back or paying off a debt?
    • A. 

      Atonement

    • B. 

      Redemption

    • C. 

      Repentance

    • D. 

      Forgiveness

  • 25. 
    I am not necessarily a place, but according to some Christians, a state of mind. I am described as being in the eternal presence of God. What am I?
    • A. 

      Heaven

    • B. 

      Hell

    • C. 

      Parousia

    • D. 

      Revelation

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