Tuesday, February 13, 2007

Answers to the Adult Bible Quiz

Some had asked me for answers for the Adult Bible Quiz I created a few days ago. So before you go any further and see the answers , if you haven't already, click here to take the quiz.

If you've already taken it, read on to find the answers:

3. One Israelite tribe was nearly eradicated, which one was it?

Benjamin(1)

4. What did Paul tell Timothy was the pillar and foundation of the truth?

The Church(2)

5. Where did Peter live?

Capernaum(3)

6. Who was the father of Alexander & Rufus?

Simon (of Cyrene)(4)

7. Micah said God requires us to do justice, love mercy and:

Walk humbly with God(5)

8. Where did Jesus tell Peter he was the rock on which Christ's Church would be built?

Caesarea Philippi(6)

9. Which part of the account of Jesus walking on water is exclusive to Matthew's gospel?

Peter walking on the water(7)(8)(9)

10. Which gospel explains that when Jesus said 'not what enters mans mouth defiles him' that He also declared all foods clean?

Mark(10)

11. As the most prolific New Testament writer, who wrote more than 1/4 of the words found in the New Testament?

Luke(11)

12. Which apostle is mentioned the most?

Peter (followed by Paul)

13. To which prophet did God ask, "Can these bones live?"

Ezekiel(12)

14. Who was the oldest of Jacob's sons?

Reuben(13)

15. Who said, "As for me and my house we will serve the Lord"?

Joshua(14)

16. Who was Noah's father?

Lamech(15)

17. Which of these groups did not believe in the resurrection?

Sadducees(16)

18. Who wanted the head of John the Baptist?

Herodias (partial credit awarded for choosing Herod Antipas)(17)

19. Which church, in Revelation was neither hot nor cold?

Laodicea(18)

20. The Sadducees question Jesus about a woman who was married to seven different men. Which book are they referring to?

Tobit(19)

Hope you enjoyed the quiz.

Notes:

11) While Paul wrote the largest number of books in the New Testament, Luke's works (the gospel of Luke & Acts) together account for more of the New Testament. Luke's word count is at 50,184 versus Paul's 43,312 (KJV).


1 comment:

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I love doing quizes like this.