Judges 8-9

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Test your knowledge on the bible passage: Judges 8-9


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How did Gideon calm the Ephraimites down from being so angry with him? Judges 8:1-3
    • A. 

      The way he answered them, by uplifting the Ephraimites, putting their success above his own

    • B. 

      He ignored them while they were expressing their anger to him

    • C. 

      He became defensive, explaining that it was not God's plan for him to do it the way they had wanted

  • 2. 
    What did Gideon do with the elders in the city of Succoth? Judges 8:16
    • A. 

      He dined with them

    • B. 

      He took their belongings for himself

    • C. 

      He beat them

  • 3. 
    What was the decoration shaped like that Gideon took off the necks of the camels that belonged to Zebah and Zalmunna? Judges 8:18
    • A. 

      Sun

    • B. 

      Moon

    • C. 

      Star

  • 4. 
    What did Gideon make out of the gold that was taken from the Midianites? Judges 8:27
    • A. 

      A golden calf for the Israelites to worship

    • B. 

      A golden moon for the Israelites to worship

    • C. 

      A golden ephod for the Israelites to worship

  • 5. 
    Was it a sin for Gideon to make the ephod for the people to worship? Judges 8:27
    • A. 

      Yes it was a sin, and it was also a sin for the Israelites who worshiped it.

    • B. 

      No, because the ephod was a symbol of God and not a false god.

  • 6. 
    How long was Israel under peace after defeating the Midianites? Judges 8:28
    • A. 

      They were never under peace, because they were worshiping the ephod

    • B. 

      40 years, as long as Gideon was alive

  • 7. 
    How did Gideon have so many sons (70)? Gideon 8:29
    • A. 

      He adopted many children

    • B. 

      He had many wives with whom he had children

  • 8. 
    What was the name of Gideon's son who was born of a slave woman, whose name meant "my father is king"? Judges 8:29
    • A. 

      Abimelech

    • B. 

      Ishmael

    • C. 

      Edom

  • 9. 
    Who did the people belong to, who had made Abimelech their king? Judges 9:28
    • A. 

      They lived in Shechem, which was located within Ephraim, so they were Ephraimites

    • B. 

      They lived in Shechem, and belonged to the descendants of Hamor, who was the father of Shechem

  • 10. 
    What did Abimelech do to the men and women of Shechem who were hiding in one of the rooms of the temple? Judges 9:47-49
    • A. 

      He piled branches around it and set it on fire, killing about 1000 people.

    • B. 

      He let out serpents into the room and they killed all of the people

    • C. 

      He killed them all with his sword

  • 11. 
    What injury to Abimelech's preceded him ordering a soldier to finish him off with his sword? Judges 9:52
    • A. 

      A woman hammered a peg into his temple while he was sleeping

    • B. 

      A woman dropped a grinding stone onto his head from a tower

  • 12. 
    According to the wikipedia, under the name "Gideon," we find that there is a special feast held in honor of Gideon every year on Sept 26 by the Catholics because they call him a what?
    • A. 

      A great man of God

    • B. 

      A judge of God's people

    • C. 

      A saint