Matthew & Mark

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Gospel Of Matthew Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is based on the teachings of the Biblical books of Matthew & Mark, January 12, 2011.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why do we have 4 Gospels? Why not just 1 major comprehensive Gospel?
    • A. 

      It would have taken way too much organization and time.

    • B. 

      Nobody could agree on just 1.

    • C. 

      4 Gospels give us a fuller picture of Jesus and his ministry.

    • D. 

      That's just the way it worked out.

  • 2. 
    What was the main way Jesus resisted the temptations of Satan when he was in the wilderness?
    • A. 

      By quoting scripture he had memorized.

    • B. 

      By calling in angels to help him.

    • C. 

      By rebuking Satan.

    • D. 

      By fleeing Satan's presence.

  • 3. 
    Why did Jesus focus so much attention on the disciples?
    • A. 

      They were the only ones who would listen to him.

    • B. 

      They were the key to Jesus' strategy of winning the world.

    • C. 

      He needed their support and encouragement to keep going.

    • D. 

      They were good for doing little jobs like passing out the bread at the feeding of the 5000.

  • 4. 
    When Matthew mentions the phrase Kingdom of heaven, it primarily is a reference to the reign or the rulership of God.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    One of the pivotal points in the Gospel of Matthew is when Peter declares that Jesus is…
    • A. 

      The best friend he has ever had.

    • B. 

      The greatest teacher in the world.

    • C. 

      The greatest miracle worker in the history of mankind.

    • D. 

      The Christ, the Son of the Living God.

  • 6. 
    The very people who shouted to Jesus "Hosanna in the highest" as he and his disciples came into Jerusalem, were the same people who defended Jesus before Pontius Pilate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The Gospel of Mark primarily characterizes Jesus as the conquering King.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A word that Mark uses 42 times or more that characterizes the flow of the Gospel is the word:
    • A. 

      Immediately

    • B. 

      Amazed

    • C. 

      Willingly

    • D. 

      Compassion

  • 9. 
    The Gospels of Matthew and Mark are similar in that they both have the same pivotal event where Peter confesses Jesus as the Christ, the Son of the Living God.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Jesus prepares his disciples for his coming death on the cross in which of the following ways:
    • A. 

      He teaches them about the cost of Discipleship.

    • B. 

      He shows Peter, James and John his glory.

    • C. 

      He tells them about the suffering and death he will have to endure.

    • D. 

      He teaches them about servanthood.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 11. 
    The scribes and the chief priest kept trying to entrap Jesus with trick questions so that they could get him arrested and convicted. What was the crime they were trying to entrap him with?
    • A. 

      Blasphemy

    • B. 

      Lying

    • C. 

      Get him so angry that he'd physically try and harm them

    • D. 

      Treason against Caesar

    • E. 

      Other

  • 12. 
    While Jesus was nailed to the cross, the chief priest and scribes mocked him by saying "He saved others but he can't save himself." Why was that such a stupid statement?
    • A. 

      Because it was so hurtful since he was dying.

    • B. 

      Because salvation wasn't available until he actually died.

    • C. 

      Because they meant to say "He healed others, but he can't heal himself."

    • D. 

      Because it's not that Jesus couldn't save himself, rather he wouldn't save himself for our sakes.

    • E. 

      None of the above.