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Question 1: While Manichaeism was spreading, existing religions such as Christianity and ________ were gaining social and political influence.

Question 2: Mani lived approximately AD 216–276 and resided in ________, which was then a province of the Persian Empire.
Akkadian EmpireBabylonBabyloniaMesopotamia

Question 3:
  • Reason (Syriac: ܗܘܢܐ haunâ; Parthian: bâm; Greek: νοῦς ________; Chinese: 相)
    AristotleDunamisNousCosmological argument

Question 4: Manichaeism may have influenced the ________, Paulicians, and Cathars.
First Bulgarian EmpireSecond Bulgarian EmpireBogomilismBulgarian Orthodox Church

Question 5: A being which plays a central role in the ________ (originally written in Aramaic), as well as Mani's Syriac version of it, the Book of Giants.
JubileesBook of GenesisBook of EnochBook of Daniel

Question 6: [8] In the Orthodox Tradition the title Paraclete was understood to refer to God in the person of the ________.
Apostle (Christian)JesusNew TestamentHoly Spirit

Question 7: The King of Darkness (Syriac: ܡܠܟ ܚܫܘܟܐ melech kheshokha; Middle Persian: ________, the Zoroastrian supreme evil being)
Angra MainyuAhura MazdaMithraAtar

Question 8: 72 ________ (Latin: episcopi; see also: Seventy Disciples)

Question 9: Some portions of the ________ literature.
JubileesBook of GenesisBook of EnochBook of Daniel

Question 10: ________ (AD 354-430) converted to Christianity from Manichaeism, in the year 387.
Blaise PascalAnselm of CanterburyThomas AquinasAugustine of Hippo


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