Uls MA Quiz 5

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Uls MA Quiz 5

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to the textbook, when the Lord Jesus said that some of the disciples would not taste of death till they saw the kingdom of God coming with power
    • A. 

      He was evidently mistaken since all the apostles are long since dead and the kingdom of God has not yet come

    • B. 

      He was referring to the spiritual kingdom He would establish in the hearts of men

    • C. 

      He was referring to Peter, James and John and the transfiguration that was a foregleam of His coming glorious reign on earth

    • D. 

      He was implying that some of the apostles would not die but would be caught up alive into heaven as were Enoch and Elijah of old

  • 2. 
    The conditions that prevailed on the Mount of Transfiguration
    • A. 

      Foreshadow the millennial reign of Christ

    • B. 

      Were normal for that time of the year in that particular place

    • C. 

      Reflect the glory of Israel’s golden age under Solomon

    • D. 

      Illustrate what happens in the human heart when the Lord Jesus is given His rightful place

  • 3. 
    After the dazzling experience on the mount, the disciples were instructed by the Lord Jesus
    • A. 

      Never to disclose what had happened since people simply would not believe it

    • B. 

      To tell their experience only after the Lord had risen from the dead

    • C. 

      To tell the other disciples only

    • D. 

      To broadcast to the whole nation that the King of Israel was indeed in their midst and that He should be acclaimed and crowned at once

  • 4. 
    When confronted with the case of demon possession at the foot of the Mount, the Lord Jesus
    • A. 

      Chided His disciples for their unbelief and inability to cast out the evil spirit

    • B. 

      Sympathized with His disciples for their powerlessness since this was a particularly difficult case of demon possession

    • C. 

      Gave the disciples a fresh endowment of power that enabled them to save face before the people and cast out the demon

    • D. 

      First chided them, then explained the reason for their failure and finally gave them a second chance to cast out the demon

  • 5. 
    When the father of the demon-possessed boy asked the Lord to do something if He could,
    • A. 

      The Lord immediately responded to the appeal by casting out the demon

    • B. 

      The Lord cast the “if” right back at the father

    • C. 

      The Lord overlooked the flaw in the man’s faith but afterwards drew it to the disciples’ attention, warning them not to underestimate God

    • D. 

      The Lord said He could do no mighty work there because of the man’s unbelief

  • 6. 
    To teach the disciples their error in seeking positions of worldly advantage in His kingdom, the Lord Jesus
    • A. 

      Deliberately took the low seat at the supper table that night

    • B. 

      Made them wash one another’s feet

    • C. 

      Told them that the highest posts of honor were already taken and were allotted to Abraham, Moses and Elijah

    • D. 

      Took a child and set him in the midst of them as the subject of an object lesson in humility

  • 7. 
    When the disciples found a man, not of the circle of the apostles, casting out demons in the name of Jesus they
    • A. 

      Encouraged him

    • B. 

      Helped him

    • C. 

      Told him to stop

    • D. 

      Praised him

  • 8. 
    Comparing Matthew 12:30 with Mark 9:40, we learn that in Mark
    • A. 

      A fundamental issue was at stake, therefore the Lord warned that those not with Him are against Him

    • B. 

      It was a question of one’s associates in the service of the Lord, a question calling for toleration and love

    • C. 

      That if a person was against the Lord in service, he must necessarily be against Him in doctrine too

    • D. 

      The issue is the same as that in Matthew only whereas Matthew states the principle positively, Mark states it negatively

  • 9. 
    The Lord’s words about cutting off the hand or the foot or plucking out the eye teach
    • A. 

      That true believers, unwilling to take such drastic actions in self discipline, may ultimately lose their salvation altogether

    • B. 

      That deliberately maiming oneself in order to gain victory over evil habits is pleasing to the Lord

    • C. 

      That our deeds, our walk and the things after which we crave need to be dealt with severely

    • D. 

      That such actions as penance, wearing hair shirts and self-flagellations promote spirituality

  • 10. 
    In studying carefully the Lord’s words about salting the sacrifice with salt and fire we conclude that 
    • A. 

      All Christians must be purged by the fires of Purgatory

    • B. 

      Only those who are actually burned at the stake meet the high standard of devotion envisioned here

    • C. 

      Those who fail to produce the kind of life envisioned here will perish eternally

    • D. 

      The believer’s life of sacrifice must be characterized by self-judgment and devotedness, otherwise it is worthless

  • 11. 
    What Do You Say?How is Christ greater than Moses and Elijah? Explain how your answer affects how you understand Jesus.
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