Baptist History MCQ Quiz

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 134

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What do you know about Baptist history? Baptists originated in England when the landscape of religion was changing. Baptists sought to recover and proclaim the New Testament's faith as first given by Jesus and his apostles. Their teachings and churches are evident in many cultures. You may be studying religion or are curious about it, and along the way, this quiz can be useful to you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Baptists first took root in:
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      England and Europe

  • 2. 
    Baptists first took root in:
    • A. 

      15th century

    • B. 

      18th century

    • C. 

      17th century

  • 3. 
    Two types of early Baptists were:
    • A. 

      General Baptists and Particular Baptists

    • B. 

      Bible Baptists and Tradition Baptists

    • C. 

      Once Saved Always Saved Baptists and Death Bed Baptists

  • 4. 
    General Baptists believed:
    • A. 

      In a general atonement, that anyone who believes in Jesus can be saved

    • B. 

      In a general baptism, that anyone who is baptized can be saved

    • C. 

      In a general confession, that all sins must be confessed for one to be saved

  • 5. 
    Particular Baptists believed:
    • A. 

      In following the gospels in all their details

    • B. 

      Some are predestined and will always be saved

    • C. 

      That only people who had been observed for a minimum of a year could join a church

  • 6. 
    John Smyth was known to rebuke prominent sinners by name from the pulpit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    John Smyth believed religion must come from:
    • A. 

      The head

    • B. 

      A good family atmosphere

    • C. 

      The heart

  • 8. 
    Early Baptists were repeatedly accused of:
    • A. 

      Baptizing people in the nude or with flimsy garments on

    • B. 

      Drinking too much

    • C. 

      Stealing members from the Methodist church

  • 9. 
    The "trail of blood" view of Baptist history:
    • A. 

      Connects Baptist history with Cherokee history

    • B. 

      Traces Baptists all the way back to John the Baptist

    • C. 

      Traces Baptists to the French Revolution

  • 10. 
    Early Baptists in England were famous for:
    • A. 

      Potluck church dinners

    • B. 

      Demanding tithing

    • C. 

      The use of public debates on religious topics