The Holy Rosary: Bible Quiz!

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Have you ever used a holy rosary to pray? The Holy Rosary refers to prayers in the Catholic church and the string of beads used to count prayers. The prayers consist of sets of ten Hail Mary’s, called decades. Each decade is preceded by one Lord’s prayer and traditionally followed by one Glory be. With this spiritual holy rosary quiz, you will have more than a prayer of passing.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which is not a Joyful Mystery?

    • A.

      The Presentation of Jesus in the Temple

    • B.

      The Agony in the Garden

    • C.

      The Visitation

    • D.

      The Birth of Jesus

    • E.

      The Lost and Finding of Jesus

    Correct Answer
    B. The Agony in the Garden
    Explanation
    The Agony in the Garden is not a Joyful Mystery because it depicts Jesus' intense emotional struggle and anguish in the Garden of Gethsemane before his crucifixion. The Joyful Mysteries typically focus on events that bring joy and celebration, such as the birth of Jesus or the visitation of Mary to her cousin Elizabeth. The Agony in the Garden, however, represents a moment of great sorrow and distress for Jesus, making it an outlier among the Joyful Mysteries.

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  • 2. 

    The 5th Sorrowful Mystery is:

    • A.

      The Crowning of Thorns

    • B.

      The Crucifixiton

    • C.

      The Agony in the Garden

    Correct Answer
    B. The Crucifixiton
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Crucifixion. This is the event where Jesus is nailed to the cross and dies, sacrificing himself for the sins of humanity. It is a significant moment in Christian theology and is often depicted in religious artwork and commemorated during the Easter season. The Crowning of Thorns and the Agony in the Garden are also important events in the life of Jesus, but they are not specifically associated with the 5th Sorrowful Mystery.

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  • 3. 

    The Descent of the Holy Spirit is what Mystery?

    • A.

      Glorious

    • B.

      Joyful

    • C.

      Sorrowful

    Correct Answer
    A. Glorious
    Explanation
    The Descent of the Holy Spirit is considered a Glorious Mystery because it symbolizes the coming of the Holy Spirit upon the apostles and the birth of the early Christian Church. This event is celebrated on the feast of Pentecost, which marks the end of the Easter season. The Holy Spirit is often depicted as descending upon the apostles in the form of tongues of fire, empowering them with spiritual gifts and enabling them to spread the message of Jesus Christ to all nations. This event is seen as a significant moment in the history of Christianity and is celebrated with great joy and reverence.

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  • 4. 

    What is the 2nd Mystery of the Light?

    • A.

      The Baptism of Jesus

    • B.

      The Proclamation of God's Kingdom

    • C.

      The Wedding Feast at Cana

    Correct Answer
    C. The Wedding Feast at Cana
    Explanation
    The Wedding Feast at Cana is the second Mystery of the Light because it is a significant event in the life of Jesus. In this miracle, Jesus performed his first public miracle by turning water into wine at a wedding feast in Cana. This event showcases Jesus' power and divine nature, as well as his willingness to bless and provide for others. It also symbolizes the abundance and joy that comes from following Jesus.

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  • 5. 

    What Mystery shows Mary visiting her cousin Elizabeth to her how happy she is that she is going to have a baby?

    • A.

      The Transfiguration

    • B.

      The Carrying of the Cross

    • C.

      The Visitation

    • D.

      The Assumption

    Correct Answer
    C. The Visitation
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Visitation". In this mystery, Mary visits her cousin Elizabeth to share her joy about her own pregnancy. This event is significant because it shows the bond between the two women and foreshadows the births of John the Baptist and Jesus. It also highlights Mary's humility and willingness to serve others, as she travels a long distance to support and help Elizabeth during her pregnancy.

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  • 6. 

    The Birth of Jesus belongs to the ______

    • A.

      Mysteries of the light

    • B.

      Joyful Mysteries

    • C.

      Sorrowful Mysteries

    Correct Answer
    B. Joyful Mysteries
    Explanation
    The Birth of Jesus belongs to the Joyful Mysteries because it is a joyful event in the life of Jesus and his family. The Joyful Mysteries focus on the joyful moments in the life of Jesus, including his Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Presentation in the Temple, and Finding in the Temple. The Birth of Jesus is a significant part of the Joyful Mysteries as it symbolizes the fulfillment of God's promise and the arrival of hope and salvation for humanity.

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  • 7. 

    What is the first Glorious Mystery?

    • A.

      The Assumption

    • B.

      The Coronation

    • C.

      The Resurrection

    Correct Answer
    C. The Resurrection
    Explanation
    The first Glorious Mystery is the Resurrection. This refers to the event where Jesus rose from the dead three days after his crucifixion. It is considered a glorious mystery because it signifies the victory of life over death and the fulfillment of Jesus' mission on Earth. The Resurrection is a central belief in Christianity and is celebrated as a cornerstone of faith.

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  • 8. 

    Which mystery shows soldiers beating Jesus with whips and made him suffer?

    • A.

      The Scourging at the Pilar

    • B.

      The Carrying of the Cross

    • C.

      The Crowning of Thorns

    Correct Answer
    A. The Scourging at the Pilar
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Scourging at the Pilar." This event refers to the biblical account of Jesus being beaten with whips by soldiers before his crucifixion. The term "scourging" refers to the act of whipping or lashing someone as a form of punishment or torture. The reference to the "Pilar" likely alludes to the pillar or post to which Jesus was tied during this brutal act. This event is often depicted in religious artwork and is a significant part of the Passion of Christ narrative.

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  • 9. 

    The Institution of the Eucharist is a

    • A.

      Sorrowful Msytery

    • B.

      Joyful Mystery

    • C.

      Mystery of the Light

    • D.

      Glorious

    Correct Answer
    C. Mystery of the Light
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Mystery of the Light because the Institution of the Eucharist refers to the Last Supper, where Jesus instituted the sacrament of the Eucharist. This event is often associated with the theme of light, as Jesus referred to himself as the "light of the world" and the Eucharist is seen as a source of spiritual nourishment and enlightenment. Additionally, the Institution of the Eucharist is one of the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary, which focuses on the public ministry of Jesus.

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