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St Mary Coptic Church– East Brunswick, NJ

EVANGELISM GROUP

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RULES: DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING RESPONSES IS SEPTEMBER 11, 2012.

1- BY HAND TO THE EVANGELISM TABLE ON SUNDAY (9/11/12) MORNING AFTER LITURGY;

2- E-MAIL TO: TIMEISNEAR@SAINT-MARY.NET

3- BY MAIL TO: ST. MARY COPTIC ORTHODOX CHURCH

P.O. BOX 626, EAST BRUNSWICK ,NJ 08816

WRITE ON THE ENVELOPE “EVANGELISM CONTEST”

RESULTS AND AWARDS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE EVANGELISM CONFERENCE ON OCT 12- OCT 14, 2012

PRIZES:

1 ST PRIZE: LAPTOP

2 ND PRIZE: VIDEO CAMERA

AND MANY OTHER GIFT FOR ALL WHO PARTICIPATE

PART ONE

1- What's the meaning of the name Mark

( ) Hammer

( ) Saw

( ) Nail

( ) Sword

2- Where was he born and lived until the age of eighteen

( ) Alexandria

( ) Jerusalem

( ) Kairouan

( ) Rome

3- What is the name of his father

( ) Arstipolos

( ) Aqladeus

( ) Basil

( ) John

4-What is the name of his mother

( ) Mary

( ) Martha

( ) Salome

( ) Hannah

5- Which tribe is he from

( ) Judah

( ) Benjamin

( ) Levi

( ) Shimon

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St Mary Coptic Church– East Brunswick, NJ

EVANGELISM GROUP

6- When was St. Mark the apostle born

( ) Before Christ by 3 years

( ) In the same year that Jesus Christ was born

( ) After the birth of Jesus Christ at 3 years

( ) Year 18 AD

7-In his first trip to Egypt he was coming from

( ) Kairouan

( ) Cyprus

( ) Jerusalem

( ) Rome

8- At the end of his first trip to Egypt he...

( ) assigned 10 priests and 20 deacons

( ) assigned 5 priests and 10 deacons

( ) assigned 3 priests and 7 deacons

9- St. Mark the apostle is:

( ) nephew of St Barnabas

( ) son of his cousin St. Peter

( ) All of the above

10- The Coptic Church commemorates the martyrdom of St. Mark on

( ) 30 Baramhat

( ) 24 Bashans

( ) 30 Baramudah

PART TWO

Arrange the following in the order that each event occurred:

( ) Joined St. Paul in the founding of the church of Rome.

( ) Evangelized with St. Paul and Barnabas on the first trip to Cyprus and then to Pamphlia.

( ) Went to Afsiose where he met with St.Timothy .

( ) Returned back to Egypt where he was martyred in the 68 AD.

( ) He returned to Jerusalem in 51 AD.

( ) He went to Alexandria where he stood in front of all religion and philosophies and fought them all.

( ) Returned again to visit his children of Five Western Cities.

( ) Evangelized with Peter the apostles in the Jewish area and in the mount of Lebanon and in the

Region of Syria.

( ) He assigned Anianus bishop lived with him and assigned Priests and deacons and built first

Church in Alexandria

( ) He went to his hometown in northern Africa where proclaim the five western cites and stayed 9 years.

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St Mary Coptic Church– East Brunswick, NJ

EVANGELISM GROUP

PART THREE

1- In the gospels, two situations occurred where St. Mark was present but his name was not directly mentioned. Please

list these two events along with the Bible reference.

2- Why is St. Mark symbolized to a lion

3- Why is the title of St. Mark “the behold God”

4- List some of the work carried out by the St. Mark for spreading Christianity in Egypt and the whole world.

5- What is the liturgy created by St. Mark and why called by that name What was its original language

6- What are the four situations in the Gospel according to St. Mark that mention that the Lord Jesus is the Son Of God

7- How many popes were named Mark and who are they

8- Through our reading of the biography of St. Mark, we learn how to win souls to Christ. Support this by listing four

examples of St. Mark’s preaching.

9- What two miracles are only mentioned in the gospel according to St. Mark Please give verse and reference.

10- What parable said by the Lord is only mentioned in the gospel according to St. Mark Please give verse and

reference.

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