Introduction-to-Humanities-

1. Imagine that you are one of the following people alive c. 100 CE in Greece and you have just heard your first sermon from a Christian convert. A wealthy merchant, a woman married to a shop keeper or farmer, an impoverished solider, a student at the Lyceum. What do you think about the sermon?

2. Define the Key Cultural Terms from Judaism and the Rise of Christianity (pp. 128-149).

Covenant

Apocalypse

Gospels

Apologists

Monotheism

Messiah

Evangelists

Catacomb

Diaspora

Scripture

Theology

Arcosolium

Eschatology

Canon

Liturgy

3. What were the major stages in the historical development of ancient Israel?

4. How do written and material evidence combine to reveal the history of Israel?

5. What were the central teachings of Christianity?

6. How do written and material evidence reveal Christianity’s relationship to classical culture?

All answers must be cited in APA format and referenced in APA format. 250 word minimum for each answer except for the definitions.