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Unformatted text preview: society, the gods of the mystery religions were exclusively male. A) True B) False 6 The Cynics taught that virtue is the greatest goal in life. A) True B) False 7 The Greek myth of Asclepius' life and death has parallels to Jesus' life and death. A) True B) False 8 Dionysus was born immortal but lost his immortality by angering his father Zeus. A) True B) False 9 Plato was a monist, teaching that the only substance in the universe is material (not spiritual). A) True B) False 10 According to the text, the writers of the New Testament are in particular remarkable for having adhered solely to Jewish biblical heritage, despite the predominance of Hellenistic philosophy and religion of the time. A) True B) False...
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- Spring '11
- The New Testament