What Can You Tell US About "the Book Of Jonah"

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What Can You Tell US About "the Book Of Jonah"

The Book of Jonah is a story of God's prophet, Jonah, and his way to redemption. How good is your knowledge on this Biblical story. Let's see if you're smart enough to tell us what happened! 


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's the moral of the story about Jonah?
    • A. 

      The shortest way isn't the easiest one.

    • B. 

      God doesn't like lies.

    • C. 

      God will punish those who don't pray.

    • D. 

      God will forgive those who repent their sins.

  • 2. 
    What does Jonah's name mean? 
    • A. 

      A whale

    • B. 

      A dove

    • C. 

      A camel

    • D. 

      A sword

  • 3. 
    What did God ask Jonah to do?
    • A. 

      Jonah needed to kill the Nineveh's king.

    • B. 

      Jonah needed to proclaim judgement to Nineveh.

    • C. 

      Jonah needed to sacrifice his firstborn son.

    • D. 

      Jonah needed to help the people of Nineveh to escape.

  • 4. 
    How did Jonah react to God's will?
    • A. 

      Jonah accepted God's will.

    • B. 

      Jonah resisted and leaved Nineveh.

    • C. 

      Jonah took away his own life.

    • D. 

      Jonah made a deal with God to punish everyone but his family.

  • 5. 
    God sent a sea storm and the crew of the ship where Jonah was, threw him in the water. What happened next? 
    • A. 

      Jonah was washed up after the storm on a deserted island.

    • B. 

      Jonah drowned.

    • C. 

      A whale swallowed Jonah.

    • D. 

      Jonah landed on whales back who carried him to shallow waters.

  • 6. 
    How many days and nights did Jonah spend inside the whale? 
    • A. 

      Three days and three nights

    • B. 

      Four days and four nights

    • C. 

      Nine days and nine nights

    • D. 

      Twelve days and twelve nights

  • 7. 
    How did Jonah leave the whale?
    • A. 

      Jonah promised he'll obey so the whale digested him after a week.

    • B. 

      Jonah prayed to God and repented his sins. God showed His mercy and had the whale threw Jonah up safely on a dry land.

    • C. 

      Jonah talked to the whale because he was able to understand animals, and the whale felt sorry for Jonah.

    • D. 

      Jonah fought his way through the whale and swam towards the shore. He didn't repent.

  • 8. 
    Even though God saved Jonah, he was still angry. Jonah asked God to end his life. How did God respond? 
    • A. 

      God agreed and ended Jonah's life.

    • B. 

      God punished Jonah with a thunder storm.

    • C. 

      God caused a tree to grow over Jonah giving him shade.

    • D. 

      God ignored Jonah's wish and asked him, again, to proclaim judgement on Nineveh's people.

  • 9. 
    How did Jonah turn out to be in the end? 
    • A. 

      Jonah died because God sent punishment to all Nineveh's people.

    • B. 

      Jonah did repent, but refused to proclaim judgement on his friends.

    • C. 

      Jonah accepted God's will and became one of the most effective prophets.

    • D. 

      Jonah repented but asked God to show mercy and choose another prophet because he was too weak.

  • 10. 
    What happened to Nineveh's people?
    • A. 

      They did not repent so God sent a locust plague.

    • B. 

      They repented and God did not punish them.

    • C. 

      God punished those who did not repent and awarded those who did.

    • D. 

      They had to bring sacrifice to God every year for the next 100 years.