Vocabulary
Birth and Writings of Jesus
Jesus' Teachings
Crucifixion and Resurrection
Missionary Work of Paul & Persecution and Triumph

100

Someone who tries to persuade other to believe in his or her religious teachings.
What is a missionary?

100

A ritual by which a person is welcomed into a religion.
What is baptize?

100

A person who helps spread the religious teachings of another.
What is a disciple?

100

This is why Jesus went to Jerusalem.
What is to celebrate the religious festival of Passover?

100

These are two things Christians refused to do regarding Rome's religion.
What is admit the emperor was a god and worship the other Roman gods?

200

A simple story that explains a moral or religious lesson.
What is parable?

200

An account of the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
What is gospel?

200

Jesus preached the the Kingdom of God would be like this.
What is people would live according to God's will - everyone would know God's love?

200

This bold act of Jesus' shocked and angered temple priests.
What is when Jesus drove traders from the temple?

200

Paul/Saul made it his mission to do this.
What is make it easier for people to become Christians?

300

The religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
What is Christianity?

300

A savior that many Jews believed had been promised by God.
What is Messiah?

300

Jesus preached to revolt against the Romans. (true or false)
What is false? He never preached to revolt against the Romans

300

This disciple of Jesus betrayed him.
Who is Judas?

300

Name two punishments Christians faced for practicing their religion.
What is crucifixion, burned, fighting wild animals in the arena?

400

A man who lived from about 6 BCE to 27 CE and upon whose life and teachings Christianity is based.
Who is Jesus Christ?

400

What Jesus preached about.
What is mercy and love?

400

The gospels were written down this long after Jesus died.
What is 30-70 years?

400

Roman rulers thought Jesus was a threat to Rome and ordered that he die this way.
What is crucifixion (hang from a cross to die)?

400

This is how a Roman would feel about Paul's teachings.
What is they threaten Roman traditions/Emperor wouldn't approve (or something similar)?

500

A high official in ancient Rome.
What is prefect?

500

This is why there are so few records about Jesus' life.
What is there were no historians to write about his life/he lived in a far-off territory of Judea/his followers wrote about him later?

500

This is the birthplace of Christianity. It was once part of the ancient kingdom of Israel.
What is Judea?

500

The gospels say that Jesus rose from the dead. It is referred to as this.
What is Resurrection?

500

This is how a Christian would feel about Paul's teachings.
What is glad that he spread the work of Jesus/Christianity (or something similar)?