For Christians, the Bible is God’s word and contains his law, which is a guide to salvation and eternal life. Christianity teaches that God created the world, giving humans a special place and purpose in it.
According to Genesis 1:2–3, where was the Spirit of God during creation?
At the centre of the Earth
Hovering over the water
What are the names of the three interpretations of the creation story?
Liberal, symbolic and literal
Literal, inspirational and metaphorical
Inspirational, motivating and metaphorical
According to the Gospel of Matthew, what will the righteous receive?
What is salvation?
When human souls are saved from death and allowed to enter Heaven
When humans rise from the dead
When humans are judged by God
What do some Christians think St Paul meant when he said that “flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God”?
Only the physical body will go to Heaven
Nobody will go to Heaven
Only the spiritual body will go to Heaven
What concept does the Parable of the Sheep and Goats explain?
Judgement - that the good go to Heaven and the bad go to Hell
Forgiveness - that God forgives those who are sorry for sinning
Compassion - that you should love your neighbour as yourself
When do Christians believe that sin entered the world?
At the birth of Jesus
When Judas betrayed Jesus
When Adam and Eve were tempted by the Devil
Which Christian denomination teaches that there is a place of preparation for Heaven after death called Purgatory?
The Roman Catholic Church
The Church of England
The Evangelical Church
What is stewardship?
Ruling over the world
Taking care of something on behalf of another person
What term is used in the Gospel of John to refer to Jesus?