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Unformatted text preview: Bible. A) True B) False 8 During the Jewish Revolt in 70 CE, the Romans who besieged Jerusalem would have destroyed the Temple when they captured the city, but the Zealots occupying the grounds surrendered so that the Temple could be saved. A) True B) False 9 Many Jews rejected early Christian claims that Jesus was God's Messiah because Jesus failed to deliver the Jews from their Gentile oppressors. A) True B) False 10 The term "messiah" derived from the Hebrew practice of anointing persons with oil as a sign that God had set them apart for some special task. A) True B) False 11 There are three biblical passages in the Old Testament that prophesy that the Messiah would die as a criminal. A) True B) False 12 The earliest extant copies of canonical and noncanonical biblical texts and commentaries produced by and for the Essene community were discovered in the Dead Sea Scrolls. A) True B) False...
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course REL 305 taught by Professor Null during the Spring '11 term at GWU.
- Spring '11
- The Bible