Find KCSE Christian Religious Education Paper 1 2010. Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education Christian Religious Education Paper 1 Past paper

1.(a) Identify eight historical books in the Old Testament.      (8 marks)

   (b) Give seven reasons why the Bible is referred to as a library.   (7 marks)

   (c) State five different occasions when Christians use the Bible.    (5 marks)


2.(a) State four ways in which God demonstrated His concern for the Israelites during the Exodus.    (8 marks)

  (b) How did the Israelites worship God when they were in the wilderness?    (5 marks)

  (c) Identify seven challenges that Christians face while practicing their faith in Kenya today.    (7 marks)


3. (a) From the story of Naboth's vineyard, explain the commandments which King Ahab and Queen Jezebel broke. (8 marks)

   (b) With reference to 1st Kings 21: 17 - 29, give the forms of punishment prophesied by Elijah to King Ahab and Queen Jezebel.  (6 marks)

   (c) Why is killing condemned in traditional African communities?      (6 marks)

4. (a) Outline six characteristics of true prophets in the Old Testament.    (6 marks)

   (b) State four ways in which the rich oppressed the poor during the time of Prophet Amos.       (8 marks)

   (c) Give six reasons why Christians find it difficult to help the needy in society today.    (6 marks)


5. (a) Give six reasons why Jeremiah was not willing to accept the call of God to become a prophet.   (6 marks)

   (b) Explain four evils condemned by Prophet Jeremiah during the Temple sermon.     (8 marks)

   (c) State six ways in which church leaders communicate God's message to people in Kenya today.   (6 marks)


6. (a) Name six places in which sacrifices are carried out in traditional African communities.  (6 marks)

   (b) Give seven reasons why sacrifices are made in traditional African communities.       (7 marks)

   (c) State seven roles of ancestors in traditional African communities.          (7 marks)