A Changing Church
The Church Changes, and That Will Never Change.
Sample Test Questions
1. Who was Gamaliel?
a. the Jewish High Priest when Paul was converted
b. one of the seven chosen to give temporal support to Christian widows
c. a Pharisee and Pauls teacher who had significant influence in Jerusalem
d. one of the T
Context: Written after Paul received Timothys favorable report about the Thessalonians
faithfulness. He writes 1 Thess. to commend them and to answer a doctrinal question.
What did it take to produce and have delivered a letter in the firs
People to Know (Class 9-Class 16) for Midterm #2
1. Chloe (1 Cor. 1:11)reported the disunity in Corinth to Paul that resulted in one of his
lengthiest letters; he took her report seriously
2. Titus (Gal. 2:1-4)also see that he was a church leader on Crete
REL A 212 Exam #1 Description
1. Covers history of New Testament Canon and the Book of Acts
2. 55 questions on scantron which includes the following:
a. 16 matching questions: people and map
b. 29 multiple choice
3. Free-Response questions made
So is the final comprehensive then? Half of the questions are from the third section, half
are from the rest of what weve learned. So half of it is comprehensive, yeah.
Class Discussion Questions
Context: How does the content of this epistle fit t
Question: Can we use our scriptures on the exam?
Yeah does anyone know?
no we cannot, it is open mind, not books
New Testament Review-for Exam One
1=Context/Historical: Understand the unique relationship the Jews had with Rome in New
REL A 212 Final Exam Description
120 points possible on the entire final exam, worth 25% of your final grade, distributed as
Last Third of Coursework: Hebrews through Revelation
1. 48 questions on Scantron which includes the following:
Important Events from
Pauls mission to Asia
Rebaptized followers of John the Baptist
Sons of Sceva cant replicate power of God that
Incited a theater filled with worshippers of
Artemis (Diana) to anger
Raised Eutychus from the dead
Explain it a Little Further
and they expounded unto him the way of God more perfectly.
Any missionary knows the experience of finding a person who has a grasp, at least to
some degree, of the nature of God and their relationship with Him. I presume that19
Grace and the Atonement
Which Do We Need?
Teachings from the book of Romans.
The word grace is a widely used and abused word. Among all Christian religions, it can
be used to bring great hope and joy to the members of the congregation. But I think that is
There is a less-known story about the Apostle Paul on a perilous journey by ship. We can
learn some interesting lessons from this instructive story. We find Paul and a whole bunch of
sailors and passengers on the large ship making the pr
What Does it Mean?
All throughout history, God has used symbols to teach his children
different messages. Its an interesting concept when you think about it.
He attaches the meaning of some concept (sometimes very unrelated at
first glance), a
What must I Do to Be Saved?
Dont under, or overstate it
A certain jail keeper is on watch over the cell in which Paul and Silas sit. At midnight one
night, the two messengers of God sing praises to the Lord and are heard by the other prisoners.
One for All
1 Corinthians 9:19-27
Paul teaches very interesting lessons that are perfectly likened to his
audience. In studying 1 Corinthians 9, we see that the culture of the ancient Greeks
is reflected in, (and sometimes targeted by) Pauls preaching. On
Leave It As It Is!
Something cool I learned this week: In the Codex Vaticanus, which is one of the oldest
remaining bible texts in the world, we find something interesting when we go to Hebrews
chapter 1. If you look at an image of the transcr
Do you know the Lord?
And he trembling and astonished said, Lord, what wilt thou have me to do?
Behold, I am here Lord.
Do you know the Lord? This week, we learned a little more about the apostle Paul.
And as always, I am
Seek and You Shall Find
From the Book of James
James is possibly the step brother of Jesus. In his book we find the verse that inspired
Joseph Smith to search for answersa search that ultimately led to the restoration of the correct
and perfect gospel of
Class Discussion Questions we did not cover (therefore, not covered on the exam)
Do we imagine the Second Coming the same way today?
What parallels did Paul see between the early Israelites and the Corinthian
the last ques
212 Review Sheet for Exam 1
Know the following people: Peter, James, John, James the brother of Jesus, Paul, Luke,
Barnabas, Silas, John Mark, Ananias, Annas, Gamaliel, Ananais and Sapphira, Theophilus,
Cornelius, Sergius Paulus, Elymus, Stephen, Aeneas,
Rel A 212 Paper
Justice and Mercy Justification by faith, works and saved by grace.
The law of justice and mercy is one of the most misunderstood or confused concepts in the New
Testament. The confusion arises because of the diffe
Rel A 212 Terms/Concepts/Places/People to know for Midterm Exam #1