Quiz On Colossians Chapter 1

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Quiz On Colossians Chapter 1

This is a quiz on Colossians Chapter 1 created for the Erie Bible Bee. This is an unofficial quiz anticipating the type of questions at the Written Portion of the Local Bible Bee Contest on August 28th, 2010. Seniors may anticipate questions as tough or tougher. Primary and Junior contestants should also attempt these questions and prepare their studies based on ideas they have gleaned from taking this test. Please study Colossians thoroughly--please look into all the details. Total Time to take Quiz= 7. 5 minutes by Bible Bee Standards. Created by Dr. Sam Kurien, Erie Bible Bee.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who wrote the letter to the Colossians?  
    • A. 

      Titus

    • B. 

      Tychicus

    • C. 

      Paul

    • D. 

      Epaphras

  • 2. 
    How did the writer of the letter to the Colossians become an ‘apostle’?  
    • A. 

      The Colossian saints made him an apostle

    • B. 

      His teacher gave him the title of ‘apostle'

    • C. 

      The other disciples made him into an apostle

    • D. 

      God, by His will, made him an apostle

  • 3. 
    The letter of Colossians begins with greetings. Who are the two men who are greeting the church at Colossae?  
    • A. 

      Paul and Onesimus

    • B. 

      Paul and Timothy

    • C. 

      Paul and Aristarchus

    • D. 

      Paul and Tychicus

  • 4. 
    The apostle and his friend whishes the believers in Colossae which of these two benedictions (blessings)?  
    • A. 

      Grace and Peace

    • B. 

      Mercy and Joy

    • C. 

      Grace and Pleasure

    • D. 

      Peace and Love

  • 5. 
    The apostle addresses the Colossians as:    
    • A. 

      Friends and Countrymen

    • B. 

      Saints and Sinners

    • C. 

      Saints and Brothers

    • D. 

      Clergy and Laity

  • 6. 
    How often did the apostle offer thanks for the Colossians when he prayed for them?
    • A. 

      Seldom

    • B. 

      Occasionally

    • C. 

      Always

    • D. 

      Once a year

  • 7. 
    According to the Colossians chapter 1,  to whom did the apostle offer thanks when he prayed for the Colossians?  
    • A. 

      He thanked God the Father

    • B. 

      He thanked God the Son

    • C. 

      He thanked God the Holy Spirit

    • D. 

      He thanked the Colossians themselves

  • 8. 
    The apostle had heard of the Colossian believers’ faith in:  
    • A. 

      Themselves

    • B. 

      Christ Jesus

    • C. 

      The prophets

    • D. 

      Moses

  • 9. 
    According to Colossians chapter 1, the Colossian believers had love for:  
    • A. 

      Only those who agreed with them

    • B. 

      All the saints

    • C. 

      The poor and the destitute

    • D. 

      All human beings all over the world

  • 10. 
    According to Colossians chapter 1, what was the reason for the love that the Colossians had?  
    • A. 

      Their education

    • B. 

      Their hope

    • C. 

      Their kindness

    • D. 

      Their wealth

  • 11. 
    In his letter to the Colossian believers, the apostle states that this is reserved for them in heaven:  
    • A. 

      Grace

    • B. 

      Peace

    • C. 

      Faith

    • D. 

      Hope

  • 12. 
    According to Colossians Chapter 1, which of these is directly referred to as the “word of the truth”?     
    • A. 

      The Gospel

    • B. 

      Prayers

    • C. 

      Visions

    • D. 

      Languages

  • 13. 
    According to Colossians chapter 1, the gospel has been doing all of the following except:  
    • A. 

      It has been spreading to all the world

    • B. 

      It has been bearing spiritual fruit

    • C. 

      It has been shown to be good works that we can do

    • D. 

      It has been multiplying

  • 14. 
    The apostle learned about the Colossians’ “love in the Spirit” from:  
    • A. 

      Timothy

    • B. 

      Epaphras

    • C. 

      Mark

    • D. 

      Barnabas

  • 15. 
    The Colossian believers  heard and understood the gospel from:  
    • A. 

      Timothy

    • B. 

      Epaphras

    • C. 

      Mark

    • D. 

      Barnabas

  • 16. 
    The word “saints” (holy) in the letter to the Colossians refers to :  
    • A. 

      People who are not sinners

    • B. 

      People who are always pure in all their actions

    • C. 

      People who are consecrated or set apart for God

    • D. 

      People considered by other people to be moral and upright

  • 17. 
    When the apostle talks about “hope stored (laid) up in heaven” in Colossians chapter 1, which of the following ideas come close to the meaning of the word ‘hope’?    
    • A. 

      Desire

    • B. 

      Inheritance

    • C. 

      Longing

    • D. 

      Possibility

  • 18. 
    According to Colossians chapter 1, what was the apostle’s reaction when he heard about the effects of the Gospel among the Colossian believers?  
    • A. 

      He immediately visited them

    • B. 

      He immediately sent them a letter

    • C. 

      He immediately started praying for them

    • D. 

      He immediately started jumping up and down with joy

  • 19. 
    The apostle wants the Colossian believers to be filled with the knowledge of:  
    • A. 

      Good works

    • B. 

      Happy thoughts

    • C. 

      Beautiful speech

    • D. 

      God’s will

  • 20. 
    The word translated ‘love’ in Colossians 1: 4 is from the Greek word agape. When the apostle states that the Colossians had a ‘love’ for all the saints, he means all of the following except :  
    • A. 

      Their love was selfless

    • B. 

      Their love was based on how they felt towards the saints

    • C. 

      Their love was based on what the saints needed

    • D. 

      Their love was sacrificial

  • 21. 
    According to the letter to the Colossians, God has delivered us from the domain or dominion of:    
    • A. 

      Light

    • B. 

      Darkness

    • C. 

      Bad feelings

    • D. 

      Bad thoughts

  • 22. 
    According to the letter to the Colossians, God has brought ('conveyed' or 'transferred' or 'translated') us into :  
    • A. 

      The kingdom of His Son

    • B. 

      Our mother's womb

    • C. 

      The best church we can find

    • D. 

      The world by creating us

  • 23. 
    In Colossians 1: 14 we read that in Christ we have redemption. The word ‘redemption’  here means:  
    • A. 

      Paying a ransom price and buying back from the marketplace of sin.

    • B. 

      To be declared “not guilty” by God

    • C. 

      To be purified by Christ regularly

    • D. 

      To satisfy God’s righteous requirements and appease His anger

  • 24. 
    In Colossians chapter 1, Christ is said to have created:  
    • A. 

      All things in heaven

    • B. 

      All things on earth

    • C. 

      All visible and invisible things

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 25. 
    According to Colossians chapter 1, Christ is said to be the head of:    
    • A. 

      People

    • B. 

      Kings

    • C. 

      Church

    • D. 

      angels

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