2012 KCSE CRE REV P1-20120919Q

2012 KCSE CRE REV P1-20120919Q

CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

 Paper 1

 

2½ hours

Instructions to candidates.

1. Answer any five questions in the foolscaps provided.
2. This paper consists of 2 printed pages.
3. Candidates should check question paper to ascertain that both pages are printed as indicated and that no questions are missing.

1. a) Explain how the study of CRE contributes to the achievement of the national
goals of education. (6mks)

b) Describe the first creation account (Genesis 1:1-2:4a) (8mks)
c) State six similarities between the traditional African myths of creation
and the Biblical creation accounts. (6mks)

2. a) Describe the background to the call of Abraham. Genesis 11:24-32 (7mks)
b) Outline six ways in which Abraham demonstrated his faith in God. (6mks)
c) Explain seven lessons Christians can learn from the incident when
Abraham’s faith was tested. (Genesis 22:1-18) (7mks)

3. a) Give six reasons Samwel gave against monarchy in Israel. (6mks)
b) Outline six promises God made to David. (2 Sam. 7:3-17) (6mks)
c) Explain four life skills used by Elijah to fight evil in Israel. (8mks)

4. a) Give six ways through which the old testament prophets received
messages from God. (6mks)
b) Identify seven reasons why Israel and Judah would face God’s judgement
according to prophet Amos. (7mks)

c) Explain reasons why it may be difficult for the church to embrace
prophets and their work today. (7mks)

5. a) Describe the fall of Jerusalem as contained in Jeremiah 39. (6mks)
b) Outline six characteristics of the New Covenant as foreseen by Jeremiah.(6mks)
c) Relate the teaching of Jeremiah to Christian life today. (8mks)

6. a) Give six ways in which ancestors were venerated in the traditional African
Society. (6mks)
b) Outline six the roles of priests in the traditional African Society. (6mks)
c) Describe the traditional African understanding of property. (8mks)

2012 KCSE CRE REV P1-20120919Q

CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

 Paper 1

July/August

2½ hours

 

 

Instructions to candidates.

 

1.    Answer any five questions in the  foolscaps provided.

2.    This paper consists of 2 printed pages.

3.    Candidates should check question paper to ascertain that both pages are

printed as indicated and that no questions are missing.

 

 

1.    a)   Explain how the study of CRE contributes to the achievement of the national

      goals  of  education.                                                                                             (6mks)

 

b)   Describe the first creation account (Genesis 1:1-2:4a)                                 (8mks)

c)   State six similarities between the traditional African myths of creation

and the Biblical creation accounts.                                                                  (6mks)

 

 

2.    a)   Describe the background to the call of Abraham. Genesis 11:24-32         (7mks)

b)   Outline six ways in which Abraham demonstrated his faith in God.         (6mks)

c)   Explain seven lessons Christians can learn from the incident when

      Abraham’s faith was tested. (Genesis 22:1-18)                                               (7mks)

 

 

3.    a)   Give six reasons Samwel gave against monarchy in Israel.                       (6mks)

b)   Outline six promises God made to David. (2 Sam. 7:3-17)                           (6mks)

c)   Explain four life skills used by Elijah to fight evil in Israel.                          (8mks)

 

4.    a)   Give six ways through which the old testament prophets received

                         messages  from  God.                                                                                         (6mks)

                b)     Identify seven reasons why Israel and Judah would face  God’s judgement

                        according  to  prophet Amos.                                                                              (7mks)

 

                 c)    Explain reasons why it may be difficult for the church to embrace

                      prophets  and their work today.                                                                            (7mks)

 

 

5.    a)   Describe the fall of Jerusalem ascontained in Jeremiah 39.                       (6mks)

b)   Outline six characteristics of the New Covenant as foreseen by Jeremiah.(6mks)

c)   Relate the teaching of Jeremiah to Christian life today.                                  (8mks)

 

 

6.    a)   Give six ways in which ancestors were venerated in the traditional African

Society.                                                                                                                      (6mks)

                  b)  Outline six the roles of priests in the traditional African Society.                    (6mks)

                  c)   Describe the traditional African understanding of property.                            (8mks)

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