Theology Christianity Exam

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Theology Quizzes & Trivia

Do you ever wonder what is Christianity based on the theological study? This quiz will help all of you who are peparing for exams or just want to gain knowledge on Theological Chritianity. Move to the next level of Christianity understanding. All the best.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    "Called apart"
  • 2. 
    Experiencing directly the glory of God
  • 3. 
    God + Word
  • 4. 
    Outward sign of inward grace
  • 5. 
    Fully human and fully God
  • 6. 
    To be made whole, reconciled
  • 7. 
    Reckless or lavish
  • 8. 
    Jesus Christ, Son of God, Savior
  • 9. 
    Purifying rite
  • 10. 
    Defied expectations
  • 11. 
    Essenes
    • A. 

      Tried to lay low, adapt to Roman expectations and not attract undue attention

    • B. 

      Withdrew from Jewish society and lived in desert communes

    • C. 

      Believed in living life strictly according to Jewish law

    • D. 

      Resorted to violence to try and overthrow the Romans

    • E. 

      Often clashed with Jesus

  • 12. 
    Zealots
    • A. 

      Tried to lay low, adapt to Roman expectations and not attract undue attention

    • B. 

      Withdrew from Jewish society and lived in desert communes

    • C. 

      Believed in living life strictly according to Jewish law

    • D. 

      Resorted to violence to try and overthrow the Romans

    • E. 

      Often clashed with Jesus

  • 13. 
    Sadducees
    • A. 

      Tried to lay low, adapt to Roman expectations and not attract undue attention

    • B. 

      Withdrew from Jewish society and lived in desert communes

    • C. 

      Believed in living life strictly according to Jewish law

    • D. 

      Resorted to violence to try and overthrow the Romans

    • E. 

      Often clashed with Jesus

  • 14. 
    Pharisees
    • A. 

      Tried to lay low, adapt to Roman expectations and not attract undue attention

    • B. 

      Withdrew from Jewish society and lived in desert communes

    • C. 

      Believed in living life strictly according to Jewish law

    • D. 

      Resorted to violence to try and overthrow the Romans

    • E. 

      Often clashed with Jesus

  • 15. 
    Jesus was born in the year zero, just as the Common Era began.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    All four New testament gospels take great care to record the circumstances of Jesus' birth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Mark was probably the first gospel to be written after Jesus' death.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Jesus relied on working miracles to convince listeners to follow him.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Jesus reinforced his society's class system and rarely violated traditional social boundaries.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Jesus was baptized by his cousin John.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Jesus rarely engaged in theological arguments, preferring to use common images as he taught about God.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Jesus believed that compassion (of God and between human beings) was more important than strictly following the law.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    The stories Jesus told were straightforward and rarely contained layers of meaning.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    The Holy Spirit descended on the followers of Jesus during the Jewish feast of Passover.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Developed a system of sacraments
    • A. 

      Catholic

    • B. 

      Eastern Orthodox

    • C. 

      Protestant

  • 26. 
    Recognized the need for a single authority to decide questions of faith.
    • A. 

      Catholic

    • B. 

      Eastern Orthodox

    • C. 

      Protestant

  • 27. 
    Emphasized the corporate view of the church-- all believers are cells in the mind of God
    • A. 

      Catholics

    • B. 

      Eastern Orthodox

    • C. 

      Protestant

  • 28. 
    Preached against idolatry but sometimes idolizes the Bible
    • A. 

      Catholic

    • B. 

      Eastern Orthodox

    • C. 

      Protestant

  • 29. 
    Stressed the mystery surrounding faith in God
    • A. 

      Catholic

    • B. 

      Eastern Orthodox

    • C. 

      Protestant

  • 30. 
    First to articulate the idea that human beings are justified, or saved, by faith alone.
    • A. 

      Catholic

    • B. 

      Eastern Orthodox

    • C. 

      Protestant

  • 31. 
    Communion, or Eucharist
    • A. 

      Has its roots in the Jewish Passover meal

    • B. 

      Is seen by some Christians as the real presence and by others as a symbolic meal,

    • C. 

      Was practiced in the domestic church

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 32. 
    The earliest followers of Jesus stood out from their Jewish counterparts because
    • A. 

      They didn't seem to fear death

    • B. 

      They no longer felt guilty because they had sinned

    • C. 

      They were free of their own egos

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 33. 
    Smith argues that the reason followers of Jesus seemed different was
    • A. 

      Due to the power of love

    • B. 

      They were created in the image of God and were capable of love

    • C. 

      The fact that being loved by Jesus allowed them to love each other freely

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 34. 
    In the story of the Good Samaritan, Jesus
    • A. 

      Seems to praise the Jewish priest because he knew the law

    • B. 

      Portrays the inn keeper as greedy

    • C. 

      Explains that robbery is always punished

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 35. 
    Experience, symbols and thoughts
    • A. 

      All have a role in the formation of theology

    • B. 

      Make up the christian trinity

    • C. 

      Are so unique to each person that they don't contribute to theology

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 36. 
    The initial understanding that human beings' infinite isn demanded an infinite payment
    • A. 

      Is one way to explain atonement

    • B. 

      Is also expressed as human beings in bondage because they are disconnected from God and need to be liberated

    • C. 

      Is implied in the Niceme creed

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 37. 
    In the times of Jesus, incarnation
    • A. 

      Was not sch an unusual claim for a leader to make

    • B. 

      Could be corrected by baptism

    • C. 

      Was viewed as punishment for a parent's sinfulness

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above