Why the Cross? Review Quiz – Correct Responses

  1. In this course, we have described the essential nature of sin as:
    B. Our failure to love and obey God faithfully.
  2. How extensively has sin affected all human beings?
    D. Every human being has sinned.
  3. What do the Scriptures teach us about death?
    C. Death is both physical and spiritual.
  4. What do the Scriptures teach us about hell?
    D. Hell is called the “second death” where there is “weeping and gnashing of teeth”.
  5. Old Testament animal sacrifices symbolized “Atonement”, which means that:
    B. Justice has been served and a relationship with God is re-established.
  6. According to the New Testament book of Hebrews, which of the following statements best describes the central purpose of Old Testament sacrifices?
    A. They point us forward as signs of the sacrifice of Jesus.
  7. The cross of Jesus is correctly understood as:
    D. All of the above.
  8. According to the Apostle Paul, what does the cross do for our “body ruled by sin” (Romans 6:6)?
    C. It “might be done away with”.
  9. Because of the cross, we now have a new destiny, which means that:
    D. We will “be conformed to the image of his Son”.
  10. What effect does the cross have upon our broken relationships?
    A. It makes it possible for us to be reunited, because we are all united in the same Christ.