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Old 03-08-2008, 09:27 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY

JEOPARDY- Christmas stories
1. ($400)- Charles Dickens coined the term "Merry Christmas" when he had characters greet this irascible miser with it...
2. ($1200)- When Lucy finds this magical land created by C.S. Lewis...
3. ($2000)- In this author's "The Gift of the Magi", a poor young husband and wife each sell a prized possession to buy a present for each other...

Double JEOPARDY- The New Testament
4. ($800)- "For what is a man profited, if he gain the whole world, and lose his own ....... " this...
5. ($2400)- In Revalation 22:13, Jesus called himself these two Greek letters, "the beginning and the end, the first and the last..."
6. ($4000)- This "beloved physician" is thought to be the only Gentile contributor to the New Testament...
Final JEOPARDY- Geography
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This name was abolished and replaced by "Serbia and Montenegro," it's two remaining republics...
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1. who is Ebenezer Scrooge ?
2. what is Narnia ?
3. who is O. Henry ?
4. what is soul ?
5. what are Alpha and Omega ?
6. who is Luke ?
7. what is yugoslavia ?


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Old 03-08-2008, 09:33 AM   #2
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i missed #6 today.

luke, i am your faaa-thuh.

oops, sorry, wrong luke.
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Old 03-08-2008, 03:53 PM   #3
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I got all but 4 (I said "life"--which is what is used in some translations) and 7. All I could think of was Czechoslovakia, but I knew that was wrong.

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