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GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION
JUNE

RELIGIOUS STUDIES (SPECIFICATION A) (405005)
RELIGIOUS STUDIES (SPECIFICATION A) (SHORT COURSE)

UNIT 5 ST MARK'S GOSPEL

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PART A

Answer all questions in this part in the spaces provided.


A1 Background to Mark's Gospel

Look at the drawing of the calming of the storm below.




(a) Explain what is meant by the term…

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(c) How might the story of Jesus calming the storm help Christians facing persecution?

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(d) `Christians can learn more from today's religious leaders than from Jesus.'

Do you…

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A2 Discipleship

(a) Name two of the fishermen Jesus called to follow him.

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(b) What did Jesus teach about the cost of being a disciple?

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(c) `The twelve disciples make good role models for 21st century Christians.'

Do you agree? Give reasons for your answer, showing that you have thought about
more than one point of view.

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A3 Jesus' Suffering, Death and Resurrection

(a) Who was set free by Pilate instead of Jesus?

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(b) `When he sentenced Jesus to death, Pilate was just being a coward.'

What do you…

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(d) `The death of Jesus is the most important event recorded in Mark's Gospel.'

Do you agree? Give reasons for your answer, showing that you have thought about
more than one point of view.

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A4 Jesus' Relationships with Others

Read the Bible passages below.


A man with leprosy came to him and `It is not the healthy who need a doctor,
begged him on his knees, "If you are but…

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(c) How might Jesus' concern for others influence the ways in which Christians treat
other people?

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(d) `For Christians, discrimination is the greatest evil in the…

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GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION
JUNE

RELIGIOUS STUDIES (SPECIFICATION A) (405005)
RELIGIOUS STUDIES (SPECIFICATION A) (SHORT COURSE)

UNIT 5 ST MARK'S GOSPEL

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