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  • 1. 
    Jacob’s name was changed by God to
    • A. 

      Josiah

    • B. 

      Israel

    • C. 

      Esau

    • D. 

      Judah

    • E. 

      Issachar

  • 2. 
    When Jesus healed the woman with the issue of blood, she had been suffering for _____ years.
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      15

    • E. 

      18

  • 3. 
     He built Israel's first temple.
    • A. 

      Solomon

    • B. 

      David

    • C. 

      Isaiah

    • D. 

      Samuel

    • E. 

      Jehu

  • 4. 
    In the New Testament, Joseph was…
    • A. 

      Sold into slavery, only to later become a ruler of Egypt

    • B. 

      The father of Jesus

    • C. 

      The pharisee who met with Jesus at night

    • D. 

      David's best general

    • E. 

      King Herod's lackey

  • 5. 
    Peter healed the crippled beggar by the temple gate which was called, "_____".
    • A. 

      Gate Beautiful

    • B. 

      The Eastern Gate

    • C. 

      The Camel Gate

    • D. 

      The Western Gate

    • E. 

      The Sheep Gate

  • 6. 
    Hezekiah was a:
    • A. 

      Prophet

    • B. 

      Priest

    • C. 

      King

    • D. 

      Shepherd

    • E. 

      Servant

  • 7. 
    The Book of Isaiah has more predictions concerning the ______ than any other book.
    • A. 

      End of the World

    • B. 

      Jews

    • C. 

      Final Battle (Armageddon)

    • D. 

      Flood

    • E. 

      Messiah

  • 8. 
    “Yahweh” refers to…
    • A. 

      Jesus

    • B. 

      God

    • C. 

      The High Priest

    • D. 

      The Shofar

    • E. 

      Moses' Father-in-Law

  • 9. 
    “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God and the Word was God.” –What book of the Bible is this quote found in?
    • A. 

      Genesis

    • B. 

      John

    • C. 

      Revelation

    • D. 

      Exodus

    • E. 

      James

  • 10. 
    Which of these is an Old Testament book?
    • A. 

      Philemon

    • B. 

      Jude

    • C. 

      Thessalonians

    • D. 

      Job

    • E. 

      Matthew

  • 11. 
    In Genesis, who is Jacob's mother?
    • A. 

      Leah

    • B. 

      Hagar

    • C. 

      Sarah

    • D. 

      Rebekkah

    • E. 

      Rachel

  • 12. 
    The authorship of the first five books of the Old Testament has traditionally been credited to:
    • A. 

      Moses

    • B. 

      Samuel

    • C. 

      Joshua

    • D. 

      Abraham

    • E. 

      Isaac

  • 13. 
    Who was Mary and Martha's brother?
    • A. 

      John the Baptist

    • B. 

      Jesus

    • C. 

      Lazarus

    • D. 

      Peter

    • E. 

      Matthew

  • 14. 
    Which tree were Adam and Eve forbidden to eat from in the garden of Eden?
    • A. 

      Tree of God

    • B. 

      Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil

    • C. 

      Tree of Life

    • D. 

      Tree of Immortality

    • E. 

      Both B and C

  • 15. 
    What is the name of the prophet who was fed by ravens?
    • A. 

      Elijah

    • B. 

      Elisha

    • C. 

      Isaiah

    • D. 

      Obadiah

    • E. 

      Micah

  • 16. 
    Which OT prophet describes the vision of "the Son of Man" coming in the clouds which Jesus refers to at his trial?
    • A. 

      Ezekiel

    • B. 

      Joel

    • C. 

      Daniel

    • D. 

      Isaiah

    • E. 

      Jeremiah

  • 17. 
    This prophet ran away from God, rather than go preach to the city of Nineveh.
    • A. 

      Obadiah

    • B. 

      Micah

    • C. 

      Amos

    • D. 

      Hosea

    • E. 

      Jonah

  • 18. 
    Jesus is the direct decendent of which of the following persons?
    • A. 

      Herod

    • B. 

      Daniel

    • C. 

      Jeremiah

    • D. 

      David

    • E. 

      Saul

  • 19. 
    Which of the following Old Testament books contains the story of the three Hebrew young men in the Fiery Furnace?  
    • A. 

      Isaiah

    • B. 

      Jeremiah

    • C. 

      Daniel

    • D. 

      Ezekiel

    • E. 

      1 Kings

  • 20. 
    Absalom was the son of:
    • A. 

      Saul

    • B. 

      Solomon

    • C. 

      Samuel

    • D. 

      Jesse

    • E. 

      David

  • 21. 
    How many books are in the New Testament?  
    • A. 

      22

    • B. 

      27

    • C. 

      29

    • D. 

      36

    • E. 

      39

  • 22. 
    Who are the two individuals that the Bible records as not dying?
    • A. 

      Abraham and Isaac

    • B. 

      Methuselah and Paul

    • C. 

      Moses and Noah

    • D. 

      Enoch and Elijah

    • E. 

      Elisha and Peter

  • 23. 
    Peter was…
    • A. 

      A disciple

    • B. 

      A priest

    • C. 

      A pharisee

    • D. 

      A tax-collector

    • E. 

      A prophet

  • 24. 
    Caiaphas was…
    • A. 

      A disciple

    • B. 

      A prophet

    • C. 

      A patriarch

    • D. 

      A priest

    • E. 

      A pharisee

  • 25. 
    John the Baptist wrote:
    • A. 

      I, II, and III John

    • B. 

      Revelation

    • C. 

      Romans

    • D. 

      John

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 26. 
    At Easter, we celebrate…
    • A. 

      Jesus' Birthday

    • B. 

      Jesus' Death

    • C. 

      Jesus' Miracles

    • D. 

      Jesus' Parables

    • E. 

      Jesus' Resurrection

  • 27. 
    What was the name of Jesus’ skeptical brother who later came to fully believe in him?
    • A. 

      James

    • B. 

      John

    • C. 

      Joseph

    • D. 

      Peter

    • E. 

      Ananias

  • 28. 
    The book of Bible chronicling Peter and Paul’s missionary exploits after Jesus’ resurrection is…
    • A. 

      Luke

    • B. 

      Acts

    • C. 

      Romans

    • D. 

      1 Corinthians

    • E. 

      Malachi

  • 29. 
    Who is responsible for these words? “Do not conform any longer to the ways of this world but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.”
    • A. 

      Jesus

    • B. 

      Moses

    • C. 

      Paul

    • D. 

      John

    • E. 

      Peter

  • 30. 
    "A.D." means:
    • A. 

      Anno Domini - After death (of Jesus)

    • B. 

      Anno Domini - After the dominion

    • C. 

      Anna Domino - The rule of One

    • D. 

      Anno Domini - Year of the Lord

    • E. 

      Anno Domini - Another Dominion

  • 31. 
    Who is the “counselor” which Jesus says he will send to his disciples in John 14?
    • A. 

      John the Baptist

    • B. 

      The Holy Spirit

    • C. 

      Paul

    • D. 

      Peter

    • E. 

      God the Father

  • 32. 
    Who did Paul get to pastor one of his church plants and is featured as tandem books in the NT?
    • A. 

      Philemon

    • B. 

      Barnabas

    • C. 

      Timothy

    • D. 

      James

    • E. 

      Thomas

  • 33. 
    Who betrayed Jesus?
    • A. 

      John

    • B. 

      Judas Iscariot

    • C. 

      Nicodemus

    • D. 

      Caiaphas

    • E. 

      Pilate

  • 34. 
    Who did Jesus NOT raise from the dead?
    • A. 

      Jairus’ daughter

    • B. 

      The widow’s son from Nain

    • C. 

      Lazarus

    • D. 

      Martha

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 35. 
    Which of these books is a New Testament book?
    • A. 

      Colossians

    • B. 

      Joshua

    • C. 

      Ruth

    • D. 

      Joel

    • E. 

      Ezra

  • 36. 
    Which Gospels tell of the birth story of Jesus?
    • A. 

      Matthew and Mark

    • B. 

      Mark and John

    • C. 

      Matthew and Luke

    • D. 

      Luke and John

    • E. 

      All of the Gospels tell the birth story

  • 37. 
    Mark is:
    • A. 

      The longest gospel

    • B. 

      The shortest gospel

    • C. 

      The last gospel written

    • D. 

      None of the above

    • E. 

      Both A and C

  • 38. 
    Which of the following was NOT a temptation of Jesus:
    • A. 

      Turn rocks into bread

    • B. 

      Walk on water

    • C. 

      Jump off of the Temple

    • D. 

      Give worship to Satan

    • E. 

      Both A and B

  • 39. 
     Who was Jesus having a secret, nocturnal conversation with in John chapter 3?  
    • A. 

      A Pharisee named Nicodemus

    • B. 

      A Disciple named Peter

    • C. 

      A Sadducee named Paul

    • D. 

      A King named Herod

    • E. 

      A Woman named Martha

  • 40. 
    Which of the disciples has been nicknamed “Doubting”?
    • A. 

      Judas

    • B. 

      Matthew

    • C. 

      Andrew

    • D. 

      Thomas

    • E. 

      John

  • 41. 
    What is an Epistle?
    • A. 

      A letter

    • B. 

      A building

    • C. 

      A ship

    • D. 

      A law

    • E. 

      A formal request

  • 42. 
    Who preaches a sermon on the day of Pentecost in the book of Acts?  
    • A. 

      Jesus

    • B. 

      Paul

    • C. 

      Peter

    • D. 

      Luke

    • E. 

      James

  • 43. 
    Where was John when he wrote Revelation? 
    • A. 

      At home in Jerusalem

    • B. 

      In prison on an Island

    • C. 

      Traveling in Ephesus

    • D. 

      On his way to Rome

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 44. 
    Jesus’ profession was:
    • A. 

      Fisherman

    • B. 

      Tax-collector

    • C. 

      Lawyer

    • D. 

      Priest

    • E. 

      Carpenter

  • 45. 
    Which of the following is NOT a piece of the Armor of God?
    • A. 

      The Cloak of Wisdom

    • B. 

      Helmet of Salvation

    • C. 

      The Belt of Truth

    • D. 

      The Breastplate of Righteousness

    • E. 

      The Shield of Faith

  • 46. 
    Which of these books is the shortest in length?
    • A. 

      Amos

    • B. 

      Jude

    • C. 

      Malachi

    • D. 

      II Peter

    • E. 

      Joel

  • 47. 
    Which of the following is NOT a parable told by Jesus?
    • A. 

      The Parable of the Loaves and Fishes

    • B. 

      The Parable of the 10 Virgins

    • C. 

      The Parable of the Prodigal Son

    • D. 

      The Parable of the Talents

    • E. 

      The Parable of the Samaritan

  • 48. 
    Which of the following persons was NOT one of the 12 disciples?
    • A. 

      Peter

    • B. 

      James

    • C. 

      John

    • D. 

      Andrew

    • E. 

      Luke

  • 49. 
    "Jehovah Jireh" means:
    • A. 

      God my banner

    • B. 

      God my healer

    • C. 

      God our deliverer

    • D. 

      God my provider

    • E. 

      God our Father

  • 50. 
    The letter to the church in Philadelphia is found in which book of the Bible?
    • A. 

      It is not in the Bible

    • B. 

      1 Thessalonians

    • C. 

      Acts

    • D. 

      Romans

    • E. 

      Revelation

  • 51. 
    Which is NOT one of the Ten Commandments given to Moses?  
    • A. 

      Do not lie

    • B. 

      Do not love money

    • C. 

      Do not steal

    • D. 

      Do not commit adultery

    • E. 

      Honor the Sabbath

  • 52. 
    Noah built the
    • A. 

      Ark

    • B. 

      Temple

    • C. 

      Cross

    • D. 

      Altar

    • E. 

      Tabernacle

  • 53. 
    Satan was cast out of heaven because:
    • A. 

      He lied to God

    • B. 

      He stole from God

    • C. 

      He wanted to be God

    • D. 

      He murdered another angel

    • E. 

      He tempted Adam

  • 54. 
    Who preceded (lived before) Noah?
    • A. 

      David

    • B. 

      Seth

    • C. 

      Moses

    • D. 

      Abraham

    • E. 

      Daniel

  • 55. 
    To what does “The Fall” refer to?
    • A. 

      Final Judgment

    • B. 

      Armageddon

    • C. 

      Rebellion in the Garden of Eden

    • D. 

      Decline of King Saul

    • E. 

      Season of heavy rainfall in Israel

  • 56. 
    The book of Psalms is:
    • A. 

      NT Hymns

    • B. 

      NT Wisdom

    • C. 

      OT History

    • D. 

      OT Apocalyptic

    • E. 

      OT Poetry

  • 57. 
    Who was Darius?  
    • A. 

      A Babylonian King

    • B. 

      An Israelite King

    • C. 

      A Midianite King

    • D. 

      A Canaanite King

    • E. 

      A Persian King

  • 58. 
    In the OT, Nathan was a _____.
    • A. 

      Prophet

    • B. 

      Priest

    • C. 

      Disciple

    • D. 

      Patriarch

    • E. 

      Pharisee

  • 59. 
    Paul is told by a prophet that if he goes to Jerusalem he will be imprisoned.  The prophet illustrates this by tying Paul's hands with _____.
    • A. 

      A Belt

    • B. 

      Chains

    • C. 

      A Rope

    • D. 

      A Bowstring

    • E. 

      A Cloak

  • 60. 
    Who was Israel's first High Priest?
    • A. 

      Moses

    • B. 

      Abraham

    • C. 

      Aaron

    • D. 

      Abimelech

    • E. 

      Eli

  • 61. 
    Jewish celebration of Israel’s deliverance from destruction by the hands of Haman.
    • A. 

      Hanukkah

    • B. 

      Passover

    • C. 

      Shabbat

    • D. 

      Purim

    • E. 

      Shalom

  • 62. 
    Zechariah is:
    • A. 

      Not a book of the Bible

    • B. 

      A book in the NT

    • C. 

      A man who denied God

    • D. 

      A man who had leprosy

    • E. 

      A book in the OT

  • 63. 
    Who was the oldest man in the Bible?
    • A. 

      Enoch

    • B. 

      Methuselah

    • C. 

      Adam

    • D. 

      Noah

    • E. 

      Moses

  • 64. 
    When Israel split into two rival kingdoms, what was the capital of the northern kingdom?
    • A. 

      Samaria

    • B. 

      Jerusalem

    • C. 

      Hebron

    • D. 

      Bethlehem

    • E. 

      Jericho

  • 65. 
    Deuteronomy and Leviticus are…
    • A. 

      Genealogies

    • B. 

      Gospels

    • C. 

      Prophetic

    • D. 

      Law

    • E. 

      Apocryphal

  • 66. 
    Who was David’s grandfather?
    • A. 

      Saul

    • B. 

      Jesse

    • C. 

      Boaz

    • D. 

      Abraham

    • E. 

      Joab

  • 67. 
    Who was given great strength to vanquish the Philistine oppressors in the OT?
    • A. 

      Sampson

    • B. 

      Paul

    • C. 

      Moses

    • D. 

      Peter

    • E. 

      David

  • 68. 
    Nehemiah, Esther, Job… the next book in this sequence is:
    • A. 

      1 Chronicles

    • B. 

      Psalms

    • C. 

      1 Kings

    • D. 

      Proverbs

    • E. 

      1 Samuel

  • 69. 
    • A. 

      They were blood-thirsty

    • B. 

      They used the entrails for divination

    • C. 

      They loved eating the sacrifice

    • D. 

      They were imitating the pagan practices of their surrounding neighbors

    • E. 

      They were so commanded to remind them of their offense against God

  • 70. 
     Which of the following was NOT one of the ten plagues of Egypt? Earthquake Water turned to blood Boils Frogs Darkness
    • A. 

      Earthquake

    • B. 

      Water turned into blood

    • C. 

      Boils

    • D. 

      Frogs

    • E. 

      Darkness

  • 71. 
    Isaac was…
    • A. 

      A disciple

    • B. 

      A heretic

    • C. 

      A prophet

    • D. 

      A patriarch

    • E. 

      A pharisee

  • 72. 
     Jacob wrestled with:
    • A. 

      His brother

    • B. 

      Abraham

    • C. 

      The Angel of the Lord

    • D. 

      Satan

    • E. 

      Rebecca

  • 73. 
    There are _____ in the Old Testament.
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      27

    • C. 

      37

    • D. 

      39

    • E. 

      66

  • 74. 
    300 years of rebellion, oppression and deliverance is the theme of the book of _____.
  • 75. 
    Who was Israel’s only female judge?
  • 76. 
    _____ was a reluctant leader who successfully led the Israelites against their oppressive neighbors (Amalekites, Midianites and Arabians) in the book of Judges.
  • 77. 
    Sampson was a _____ of Israel.
  • 78. 
    Reference to the “kinsman redeemer” and the beginning of the Messianic family of David is the theme of the book of _____.
  • 79. 
    Out of the following list of people, who is mentioned first in the Bible? Solomon, David, Caleb, Jeroboam, Saul
  • 80. 
    After the division of Israel into two kingdoms, what was the name of the kingdom to the north?
  • 81. 
    After the division of Israel into two kingdoms, what was the name of the kingdom to the south?
  • 82. 
     _____ defeated the nation of Israel and enslaved its inhabitants.
  • 83. 
    The nation of _____ defeated the nation of Judah and enslaved its inhabitants.
  • 84. 
    The theme of the book of _____ is the last judge, the first king and God’s king.
  • 85. 
    Who trained Samuel in the priesthood?
  • 86. 
    Who was David’s friend even when David was a fugitive?
  • 87. 
    The death of King Saul came as a result of _____.
  • 88. 
    The reign of David is the theme of the book of _____.
  • 89. 
    Who was Bathsheba’s husband whom David had killed to cover up his adulterous affair?
  • 90. 
    Elijah is the major prophet that is introduced in the book of _____.
  • 91. 
    Whose reign is the subject of 1st Kings?
  • 92. 
    King Solomon’s mother  was _____.
  • 93. 
    King Solomon wrote portions of Proverbs, all of Song of Songs and the book of _____.
  • 94. 
    How many years did it take Solomon to build the temple?
  • 95. 
    The most wicked of all the kings of Israel was _____.
  • 96. 
    Which prophet did God send to deal with Ahab?
  • 97. 
    To display power over Baal, God gave Elijah the power to have no _____ in Israel for 3.5 years.
  • 98. 
    At the end of the book of _____ both the Northern and Southern kingdoms fall.
  • 99. 
    The primary prophet in 2Kings is _____.
  • 100. 
    A chariot of fire took which man into heaven at the end of his life on earth?
  • 101. 
    How many resurrection (excluding Christ) accounts are in the Bible?
  • 102. 
    Joshua and _____ were the two spies who gave a good report to Moses about taking the Promised Land.
  • 103. 
    Who was the greatest Babylonian king?
  • 104. 
    According to Jewish tradition, who wrote 1 & 2 Chronicles, Ezra, and Nehemiah?
  • 105. 
    I Chronicles covers the kingdom or reign of _____.
  • 106. 
    2 Chronicles covers the kingdom or reign of _____.
  • 107. 
    Which empire defeated the Babylonians to replace them as the world power?
  • 108. 
    Jews in exile or the time of Judaism in exile is referred to as the _____.
  • 109. 
    The theme of the book of _____ is the return from captivity and rebuilding the temple.
  • 110. 
    The theme of the book of _____ is the rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem.
  • 111. 
    Nehemiah was the _____ to the Persian king, Artaxerxes I.
  • 112. 
    Nehemiah governed _____ for 12 years.
  • 113. 
    When the _____ of Jerusalem was/were completed,  Ezra and Nehemiah instigated the public reading of the law.
  • 114. 
    The theme of the book of _____ is the deliverance of the Jews from annihilation during the diaspora.
  • 115. 
    Who is the murderous, deceitful anti-Semite featured in Esther?
  • 116. 
      _____ was Esther’s cousin, and helped encourage Esther to save the Jews.
  • 117. 
    Who is the OT figure most identified with suffering?
  • 118. 
    The most famous psalm passage found – “The Shepherd’s Psalm” is Psalm number _____.
  • 119. 
    Who is the principle author of the Psalms?  
  • 120. 
     Who is the principle author of Proverbs?
  • 121. 
     The meaningless of earthly life is the theme of the book of _____.
  • 122. 
    Eliphaz, Bildad and Zopher (Elihu) were the friends of _____.
  • 123. 
     _____ is the most quoted OT prophet in the NT.
  • 124. 
    The theme of the book of _____ is God’s final effort to save Jerusalem.
  • 125. 
    Isaiah saved Jerusalem from Assyria, while Jeremiah tried to save Jerusalem from _____.
  • 126. 
     _____ emerged victorious over its rivals Assyria and Egypt in Jeremiah’s time.
  • 127. 
     The theme of the book of _____ is sorrow over Jerusalem’s destruction.
  • 128. 
     Who wrote Lamentations?
  • 129. 
     In which book is the vision of the valley of dry bones depicted?
  • 130. 
    Who is the author of Daniel?
  • 131. 
    Where was Daniel exiled to?
  • 132. 
    Out of the authors of the four Gospels, who were disciples of Jesus? (leave a single space between answers)
  • 133. 
    This Gospel author was a companion of Peter.
  • 134. 
    This Gospel author was a companion of the apostle Paul.
  • 135. 
    Matthew, Mark, and Luke are called the _____ Gospels because they give the same general view of Christ’s life and record some of the same things.
  • 136. 
    Matthew 5-7 records an important sermon of Jesus that is often referred to as the “_____ _____ _____ _____".
  • 137. 
    In the sermon found in Matthew 5-7, Jesus begins his message with how to live in spiritual prosperity by telling us who will be blessed, these are called the nine _____.
  • 138. 
    Jesus used stories about ordinary, everyday events to illustrate the kingdom of God, which we call _____.
  • 139. 
    The night before his death, Jesus sat with his disciples and instituted the “Lord’s Supper” as they celebrated the Jewish tradition of the _____ supper.
  • 140. 
    The Garden where Jesus prays just before his arrest and where he sweats drops of blood is called _____.
  • 141. 
    The Roman governor of Judah who gave his consent to the death of Jesus was _____ _____. (one or two words - first and last name or just first name)
  • 142. 
    After his resurrection, Jesus first appearance was to two _____. (not proper names)
  • 143. 
    Jesus performed the miracle of feeding many people with just a few loaves and fish twice.  On those occasions, he fed _____ and _____ people respectively.
  • 144. 
    Judas betrayed Jesus for _____ pieces of silver.
  • 145. 
    Bethlehem is known as the birthplace of Jesus and is called “the City of _____.”
  • 146. 
    On the day of Pentecost, 50 days after Jesus’ resurrection, Peter preached the gospel in Jerusalem and _____ came to Christ in one day.
  • 147. 
    The first recorded Christian martyr in the Bible is _____.
  • 148. 
    On his way to Damascus to arrest Christians, _____ was knocked off his horse, blinded, and heard a voice from heaven, all resulting in his conversion to Christianity.
  • 149. 
    The apostle Paul made _____ missionary journeys around the Mediterranean.
  • 150. 
    The book of _____ is Paul’s most complete explanation of his understanding of the Gospel.
  • 151. 
    The book of _____ contains how Paul deals with many Church disorders, a detailed explanation of how Spiritual gifts should operate in the Church, and what has come to be known as the Love chapter.
  • 152. 
    Paul’s letter to the _____ discusses the finality of the Gospel and that it is by grace and not by the Law.  It also lists the fruit of the Spirit and contains the powerful phrase from Paul, “I have been crucified with Christ…”
  • 153. 
    Paul’s letter to the _____ emphasizes our oneness with Christ, the unity of the Church, how we ought to treat one another in our closest relationships, and finishes with a description of spiritual warfare and the armor of God.
  • 154. 
    Written by Paul in prison, the letter of _____ is a letter of joy.  In it, he admonishes us to forget what is behind and strain toward what is ahead, saying, “I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.  It also contains the famous, “I can do all things through him who gives me strength.”
  • 155. 
    1 & 2 Timothy and Titus are commonly called the _____ letters.
  • 156. 
    The letter to the _____ is about the deity and all sufficiency of Christ.  The church here was established on Paul’s third missionary journey.  It is located in modern day Turkey but is currently uninhabited.
  • 157. 
    The book of _____ is concerning the runaway slave named Onesimus.
  • 158. 
    The book of _____ talks about Christ as the prophet, priest and king.  It also contains the chapter in the Bible known for the heroes of the faith.
  • 159. 
    The book of _____ talks about Christian wisdom, good works and pure religion.  Its author tells us that we should consider it joy to face trials, that the tongue should be controlled, and that true faith will produce deeds.
  • 160. 
    The letter of ____ was written from “Babylon” which may have been the literal city or, more likely, the city of Rome, figuratively called Babylon.  Initially written to those suffering persecution during the reign of Nero, it is a letter of hope in the midst of suffering.
  • 161. 
    The letter of _____ states that Jesus is the Son of God and if we belong to Him, we will love one another.  We are told that the one who is in us is greater than the one in the world, and we are encouraged to walk in the light, of the four times the word “Antichrist” is mentioned in the NT, three are found in this letter, and the phrase, “perfect love casts out all fear” is also found in this letter.
  • 162. 
     The book of _____ is apocalyptic literature and discusses the ultimate triumph of Christ and the new heaven and new earth.  It also contains the seven letters to the seven churches.
  • 163. 
     Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John are commonly referred to as the _____.
  • 164. 
    Jesus’ first recorded miracle was turning water into wine in the town of _____.
  • 165. 
    After Jesus was born, his parents had to flee to _____ to escape the wrath of Herod.
  • 166. 
     Jesus was baptized by _____.
  • 167. 
    For Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem he rode on a _____.
  • 168. 
    Jesus was crucified at “Calvary”(Latin) or “Golgotha” (Hebrew) which is translated as the place of the _____.
  • 169. 
    The angel ____ was sent to Mary to announce that she was to bear the Son of God.
  • 170. 
     Luke 15 contains the parables of the Lost Sheep, the Lost Coin, and the parable where a son goes and wastes away his inheritance in a foreign land, comes to his senses and returns home.  This parable is called the _____ son.
  • 171. 
    The Ethiopian eunuch was reading from the book of Isaiah when _____ asked him if he understood what he was reading.  He then sat with him, explained the Gospel of Jesus and brought the eunuch to salvation.  After baptizing the eunuch, the Holy Spirit translated him away from there.
  • 172. 
     _____ accompanied Paul on his first missionary journey and was known as a good man who was full of the Holy Spirit.  It was he who persuaded the disciples in Jerusalem to receive Paul after his conversion.
  • 173. 
    On the island of Malta, Paul has his hand bitten by a _____, but no harm comes to him, causing the natives to think that Paul was a god.
  • 174. 
    In three consecutive dreams, Peter is told by God to call nothing that He has declared to be “clean” to be “unclean”.  Peter is then summoned to the house of _____, a Gentile, to preach the Gospel.  As a result, the entire Gentile household repents.
  • 175. 
    John the Baptist was beheaded by king _____.
  • 176. 
    Ananias and Sapphira _____ to the Holy Spirit, and as a result, they were struck dead.
  • 177. 
    Paul was arrested in the city of Philippi.  While Paul was in jail, the _____ was converted as a result of an earthquake.
  • 178. 
    In Joppa, Peter raises _____ from the dead, and many believe on the Lord.
  • 179. 
    In Troas, Paul raises a young man named Eutychus from the dead after he had fallen from a _____.
  • 180. 
    The first gentile church was founded in _____, and this is where the disciples were first called Christians.
  • 181. 
    Tiberius, Caligula, and Claudius were all _____.
  • 182. 
    The book of __________ is in the New Testament.
    • A. 

      Judges

    • B. 

      Job

    • C. 

      James

    • D. 

      Josiah

    • E. 

      Jonah

  • 183. 
    Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges… the next book in this sequence is:
    • A. 

      Ezra

    • B. 

      Leviticus

    • C. 

      Nehemiah

    • D. 

      Ruth

    • E. 

      Esther

  • 184. 
    Which city is the most famous (& oldest) city taken by Joshua?
  • 185. 
    “The conquest and settlement of Canaan” is the theme of which OT book?
  • 186. 
    This prostitute saved and aided Israelite spies and was thus spared being destroyed.
  • 187. 
    The main themes of the book of _____ concerns the ceremonies, feasts and sacrifices, sacred feasts and various laws.
  • 188. 
    The peoples that occupied the promised land of Israel before its conquest were called the _____.
  • 189. 
    The theme of the book of _____ is Israel’s 40 years of wandering in the desert before heading to the Promised Land.
  • 190. 
    Who succeeded Moses as the leader of Israel?
  • 191. 
    What was the tent of meeting called where the priests would hold the sacrifices?
  • 192. 
      _____ was the daily miraculous dietary provision given each morning to the wandering Israelites by God after the exodus.
  • 193. 
    The final plague against Egypt was the death of the _____ _____.
  • 194. 
    To prevent the final plague from affecting them, the Israelites put _____ on their doorposts.
  • 195. 
    How many plagues did God bring in judgment upon the nation of Egypt through Moses?
  • 196. 
    How many years did the children of Israel stay in Egypt?
  • 197. 
    How many years did Moses spend in the palace as royalty as well as in the desert as a refugee?
  • 198. 
    Which Pharaoh do many scholars believe ruled at the time of the exodus?
  • 199. 
    Which son of Jacob was sold into slavery?
  • 200. 
    The call of Moses, the exit of Israel from Egypt and life in the desert is the theme of which book?
  • 201. 
    Which man is traditionally credited with writing the pentateuch?
  • 202. 
    How many sons were born to Jacob?
  • 203. 
    Who was Isaac's eldest son?
  • 204. 
    Who was Abraham’s son by Sarah?
  • 205. 
    Which infamous city was Lot and his daughters rescued from in Genesis 19?
  • 206. 
    Who was Abraham’s first son by Hagar?
  • 207. 
    Who was the priest-king of Jerusalem that blessed Abraham and Abraham tithed to him?
  • 208. 
    Who was the most outstanding military leader between the flood and the tower?
  • 209. 
    Which chapter in Genesis describes the call of Abraham (Abram) out of Ur? (The chapter that first mentions Abram) 
  • 210. 
    Which of Adam and Eve’s first two son’s was righteous?
  • 211. 
    How many pairs of clean animals were placed on the ark with Noah and his family?
  • 212. 
    Approximately how long were Noah and his family on the ark (in months)?
  • 213. 
    Which chapter of Genesis has the fall of humankind through Adam and Eve’s transgression?
  • 214. 
    The word, “Elohim” is a generic term for _____.
  • 215. 
    Does the word “day” in Genesis have a uniform (the same meaning every time it is mentioned) Hebrew meaning?
  • 216. 
    Which person on this list is not mentioned in Genesis 1-11: Adam, Seth, Isaac, Methuselah, Abel, Nimrod.
  • 217. 
    Mankind was created on day _____ of creation.
  • 218. 
    What account does the book of Genesis begin with?
  • 219. 
    The main theme of the book of 2 Samuel is the reign of _____.
  • 220. 
    The main theme of the book of Leviticus is the _____ of the Hebrew nation.
  • 221. 
    Which civilization is credited for the invention of phonetic language?
  • 222. 
    Which king was the pagan who refurbished Jerusalem during the Roman occupation and whose extensive building sites in Israel still exist today?
  • 223. 
     What city holds a cherished holy place for Christians, Jews and Muslims?  
  • 224. 
    Which nation developed roads for travel most extensively?
  • 225. 
    “A last effort to save Jerusalem” is the main theme of this prophetic book _____.