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Matthew & Luke

Religion 1: 3/10/14

Matthew In Matthew 1:18 it says that Mary was betrothed to Joseph. What does "betrothed" mean? It means to be engaged
Matthew Why doesn't Joseph divorce Mary? An angel of God tells him Mary's child is a holy child
Matthew Bethlehem of Judea
Matthew Who was the king? King Herod
Matthew Magi came to look for the newborn king of the Jews. What are magi? Magi are wise men
Matthew What did the king say to the magi? To tell Herod where the child was so he could "pay him homage"
Matthew What guided the magi to the newborn Jesus? A star
Matthew What gifts did the magi offer Jesus? Frankincense, gold, and myrrh
Matthew Why didn't the magi return to Herod like he told them to? They were warned in a dream not to tell Herod
Matthew What did the angel say to Joseph? The angel told Joseph to take Jesus and Mary to Egypt to escape Herod
Matthew What did Herod do when he realized that he had been deceived by the magi? He killed all of the boys in Bethlehem that were 2 years old and under
Matthew When did Joseph, Mary, and Jesus return from Egypt? when Herod died
Luke What is Zechariah's job? a priest
Luke Who is Zechariah's wife? Elizabeth
Luke What is the name of the angel that appears to Zechariah and what does he announce? Gabriel announces the pregnancy of Elizabeth
Luke Why does Zechariah become unable to talk? he didn't trust in the Lord
Luke What is another name for the "Canticle of Mary"? the magnificat
Luke Who gave birth first, Mary or Elizabeth? Elizabeth
Luke Why did Joseph and Mary travel to Bethlehem? All of the men had to go to their birth town for the census
Luke Who were Jesus' first visitors? shepherds
Luke What were the names of the man and woman in the temple when Jesus was presented there and whet did they say about Jesus? Simeon and Anna said that Jesus was destined to cause rises and fall of Israel
Luke Where did the family go after the presentation in the temple? Nazareth
Gospel Symbols What is the symbol for Mark, and why? Winged Desert Lion, the gospel starts with John the Baptist crying out in the desert
Gospel Symbols What is the symbol for Matthew, and why? A Winged Human, to represent Jesus' ancestors in the genealogy at the beginning
Gospel Symbols What is the symbol for Luke, and why? A Winged Ox, the gospel begins with Zechariah offering a sacrifice in the temple (ox is a sacrificial animal)
Gospel Symbols What is the symbol for John, and why? Soaring Eagle, to represent the sublime and majestic content
Matthew Who is the patriarch of the Jewish people that Jesus is traced back to in Matthew's genealogy? Abraham
Created by: smurthy19



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