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True or False

Place a check mark next to the TRUE statements below.

1. Animals possess an immortal nature.
2. When the Bible uses the word "soul," it always is referring to the immortal part of man.
3. The Bible does not teach that animals are created in the image of God.
4. It is rather easy to define the word "soul" without studying the context in which it is used.
5. If we want to know the truth about the soul, then we must examine the Bible in an in-depth fashion and be prepared to accept what it says.
6. If thebody is living, then the spirit must be present.
7. The word "soul" in modern English usage is represented by various words in the Hebrew and Greek languages in which the Bible originally was written.
8. Animals sometimes are referred to in the Bible as "living souls."

Multiple Choice

Select the correct answers below.

1. When does man receive his immortal soul?
At birth
At 12 years of age
At conception

2. The word "soul" is used in the Bible in at least how many different ways?

3. What is the Hebrew word for "soul"?

4. Genesis 2:7 teaches that man was given which of the following?
Physical life
An immortal nature
Nine lives
Few days to live upon Earth

5. When does a baby's heart start beating?
18-25 days after conception
Just before birth
6 months after conception
At birth


Match the related concepts (place the correct letter in the space provided by each number).

1. God is the Father of spirits A. Zechariah 12:1
2. "Before you were born I sanctified you" B. Genesis 1:26-27
3. God's word is truth C. Ecclesiastes 12:7
4. The spirit will return to God who gave it D. James 2:26
5. God forms the spirit of man within him E. John 17:17
6. God made man in His own image F. Matthew 22:32
7. God is the God of the living G. Hebrews 12:9
8. The body apart from the spirit is dead H. Jeremiah 1:5

Fill In The Blanks

1. cannot provide answers to questions about the soul of man because they lie far beyond the reach of the scientific .

2. In order to understand the different meanings of the word "soul," it is necessary to examine how the word is used within the various in where it appears.

3. is the Greek word for "soul."

4. From a cell about 1/175 of an inch in diameter, a baby weighing several pounds and composed of of cells will be delivered about days later.

5. Biblical teaching regarding man acknowledges that he is composed of distinct parts - the and the .

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