A) Who was Paul? What was his background? Outline the major events of Pauls
missionary journeys. (Dont try to memorize all the cities he visited. Look for key
Paul was an arch persecutor turned apostle. He contributed the second most amoun
What is meant by the Ascension of Jesus Christ?
When it talks about the ascension of Jesus Christ, it is referring to the act of Jesus ascending into heaven
after his resurrection.
A) What were the major forms of Jesus teaching?
Jesus taught in ma
A) Identify: Josephus, Apocryphal, Q source, Tacitus, textual criticism, pagan sources for
the knowledge of Jesus, the value of a critical approach to study of Gospels, synoptic
Gospels, source criticism, form criticism, and redaction criticism.
A) Discuss the Maccabean revolt inside and out. What led to its beginning? Who were the
In 175B.C. a man named Antiochus Epiphanes became ruler of the Seleucid Empire. Prior to this
time, there had been much conflict in the Jewish c