Epistle To The Romans Quiz

Reviewed by Jacquelyn VanWeelden
Jacquelyn VanWeelden, Bachelor of Arts - BA, Religion |
Mythology Expert
Review Board Member
Jacquelyn VanWeelden holds a Bachelor of Arts in Classical Humanities and Religious Studies as well as a certificate in Multicultural Studies. Her emphasis is in Greek and Roman Mythology and East Asian Religions.
, Bachelor of Arts - BA, Religion
Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Lisonyasloan
L
Lisonyasloan
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 8 | Total Attempts: 38,193
Questions: 30 | Attempts: 6,568

SettingsSettingsSettings
Epistle To The Romans Quiz - Quiz

Below is a quiz on the Epistle to the Romans. In this letter of Paul to the Romans, he tried to teach them that the only way they could acquire salvation is by having a strong belief in Jesus Christ and his teachings. Take up this quiz and get to see just how much you remember from the letter. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    For what reason(s) did Paul desire to come to them? (1:10-13)

    • A.

      To impart some spiritual gift

    • B.

      To establish them

    • C.

      To be mutually encouraged (comforted) by each other’s faith

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    Paul desired to come to them for multiple reasons, as mentioned in the passage. Firstly, he wanted to impart some spiritual gift to them, indicating that he wanted to share his knowledge and wisdom with them for their spiritual growth. Secondly, he desired to establish them, which suggests that he wanted to help them establish a strong foundation in their faith. Lastly, Paul wanted to be mutually encouraged and comforted by each other's faith, indicating that he desired a reciprocal relationship where both parties could find encouragement and support in their faith. Therefore, the correct answer is "All of the above."

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    Of what was Paul NOT ashamed? (1:16)

    • A.

      The gospel of Christ

    • B.

      His educational background

    • C.

      His Jewish background

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. The gospel of Christ
    Explanation
    Paul was not ashamed of the gospel of Christ because he believed in its power to save and transform lives. He understood that the gospel was the good news of salvation and reconciliation through faith in Jesus Christ. Despite facing persecution and opposition, Paul boldly preached the gospel, knowing that it was the only hope for humanity. His educational background and Jewish background were not the source of his confidence and boldness; it was the gospel of Christ that he proudly proclaimed. Therefore, the correct answer is "The gospel of Christ."

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    By what do the just live? (1:17)

    • A.

      Faith

    • B.

      Hope

    • C.

      Prayer

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Faith
    Explanation
    The passage is asking what sustains or guides the just. The answer is "Faith" because faith is a belief or trust in something or someone, often associated with religion or spirituality. Faith is seen as a guiding force that gives meaning and purpose to the lives of the just. The other options, hope and prayer, can also be important for the just, but faith encompasses a broader concept that includes both hope and prayer. Therefore, the correct answer is faith.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    Into what images did unrighteous men change the glory of God? (1:23)

    • A.

      Animals

    • B.

      Birds

    • C.

      Man

    • D.

      Reptiles

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the above
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "All of the above." The passage is referring to unrighteous men who have changed the glory of God into images of animals, birds, man, and reptiles. This suggests that these individuals have turned away from the true worship of God and instead have created false idols to worship.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    For what did unrighteous men leave the natural use of women? (1:27)

    • A.

      Celibacy

    • B.

      Lust for animals

    • C.

      Lust for other men

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Lust for other men
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Lust for other men." This is based on the biblical passage in Romans 1:27, which states that unrighteous men abandoned the natural use of women and were consumed with lust for one another. This suggests that their desire shifted away from heterosexual relationships towards homosexual relationships.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    To what does the goodness of God lead a person? (2:4)

    • A.

      Receiving the Holy Ghost

    • B.

      Repentance

    • C.

      Truth

    • D.

      Water baptism

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Repentance
    Explanation
    The goodness of God leads a person to repentance. When someone experiences the goodness of God, they become aware of their own sinfulness and the need to turn away from it. Repentance involves acknowledging one's wrongdoing, feeling genuine remorse, and making a conscious decision to change their behavior. It is a response to God's goodness and grace, as the person recognizes their need for forgiveness and desires to live in alignment with God's will.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    Of what did the Jew boast? (2:17-20, 23)

    • A.

      That they had been circumcised

    • B.

      That they were children of Abraham

    • C.

      Their knowledge of the law

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Their knowledge of the law
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Their knowledge of the law." In the given verses, the Jew is boasting about their knowledge of the law. This implies that they believed their understanding and adherence to the law made them superior or more righteous than others.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    From where do we get knowledge of sin? (3:20)

    • A.

      Through conviction of the Holy Ghost

    • B.

      Through faith in Jesus Christ

    • C.

      Through the law

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Through the law
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Through the law." This means that knowledge of sin is obtained through the law. The law serves as a guide, revealing what is right and wrong, and therefore making us aware of our sins. It shows us the standards and expectations set by God, helping us recognize when we have fallen short. Through the law, we gain knowledge of sin and the need for redemption.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    From where do we get the righteousness of God? (3:21-22)

    • A.

      Through conviction of the Holy Ghost

    • B.

      Through faith in Jesus Christ

    • C.

      Through the law

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Through faith in Jesus Christ
    Explanation
    The righteousness of God is obtained through faith in Jesus Christ. This means that by believing in Jesus and accepting Him as our Savior, we are made righteous in the eyes of God. This righteousness is not achieved through our own efforts or by following the law, but rather through our faith in Jesus and His sacrifice for us. The Holy Ghost plays a role in convicting us of our need for Jesus and guiding us in our faith, but it is ultimately through our faith in Jesus that we receive the righteousness of God.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    Of what was Abraham fully persuaded? (4:21)

    • A.

      All have sinned

    • B.

      The just shall live by faith

    • C.

      What God had promised, he was able also to perform

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. What God had promised, he was able also to perform
    Explanation
    Abraham was fully persuaded that what God had promised, He was able to perform. This means that Abraham had complete trust and confidence in God's ability to fulfill His promises. He believed that God was capable of doing what He said He would do, and this belief gave Abraham assurance and faith in God's plan for his life.

    Rate this question:

  • 11. 

    What does tribulation produce? (5:3)

    • A.

      Gentleness

    • B.

      Faith

    • C.

      Hope

    • D.

      Joy

    • E.

      Patience

    Correct Answer
    E. Patience
    Explanation
    Tribulation produces patience. When faced with difficulties and challenges, individuals often develop the ability to endure and persevere. Tribulation tests one's patience and resilience, teaching them to remain calm and composed in the face of adversity. Through tribulation, individuals learn to be patient and wait for better times, trusting that their perseverance will eventually lead to positive outcomes.

    Rate this question:

  • 12. 

    What abounds much more where sin abounds? (5:20)

    • A.

      Hope

    • B.

      Grace

    • C.

      Love

    • D.

      Mercy

    • E.

      Righteousness

    Correct Answer
    B. Grace
    Explanation
    Grace abounds much more where sin abounds. This means that no matter how much sin there is in the world, the grace of God is always greater. Grace is the unmerited favor and forgiveness that God offers to humanity. It is through God's grace that we are saved and redeemed from our sins. This verse reminds us that no matter how sinful we may feel or how much we have messed up, God's grace is always available to us.

    Rate this question:

  • 13. 

    What should we not allow to reign in our bodies? (6:12,14)

    • A.

      Lust

    • B.

      Peer pressure

    • C.

      Sin

    • D.

      Temptation

    • E.

      The devil

    Correct Answer
    C. Sin
    Explanation
    We should not allow sin to reign in our bodies. Sin refers to any action or thought that goes against the moral principles and teachings of God. Allowing sin to reign in our bodies means giving in to our sinful desires and indulging in immoral behavior. It is important to resist temptations and strive to live a righteous and virtuous life, free from the control of sin. By doing so, we can maintain a strong spiritual connection with God and experience inner peace and fulfillment.

    Rate this question:

  • 14. 

    What are the wages of sin? (6:23)

    • A.

      Death

    • B.

      Guilt

    • C.

      Shame

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Death
    Explanation
    The wages of sin are death. This means that when someone engages in sinful actions, there are consequences that result in their ultimate demise. Sin leads to spiritual and physical death, separating individuals from God and causing them to suffer the consequences of their actions. This concept is often seen in religious teachings and serves as a warning against engaging in sinful behavior.

    Rate this question:

  • 15. 

    What is the gift of God? (6:23)

    • A.

      Blessings

    • B.

      Eternal life

    • C.

      Happiness

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Eternal life
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Eternal life. This is because in the given verse (6:23), it is implied that eternal life is a gift from God. The other options, such as blessings and happiness, may also be gifts from God, but the specific gift mentioned in the verse is eternal life. Therefore, the correct answer is eternal life.

    Rate this question:

  • 16. 

    To whom is there no condemnation? (8:1)

    • A.

      Those which are in Christ Jesus

    • B.

      Those who walk not after the flesh

    • C.

      Those who walk after the spirit

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    All of the above. According to Romans 8:1, there is no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. This means that those who have accepted Jesus as their Savior and have a personal relationship with Him are not condemned by their sins. Additionally, it is stated that there is no condemnation for those who do not walk after the flesh but after the Spirit. This means that those who live according to the guidance of the Holy Spirit, seeking to follow God's will and live a righteous life, are also not condemned. Therefore, the answer "All of the above" encompasses both groups of people who are not condemned.

    Rate this question:

  • 17. 

    Who are the sons of God? (8:14)

    • A.

      As many as are led by the spirit of God

    • B.

      Those who are baptized

    • C.

      Those who are believers

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. As many as are led by the spirit of God
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "As many as are led by the spirit of God." This answer is supported by the biblical reference in Romans 8:14, which states that those who are led by the spirit of God are considered sons of God. This implies that being a son of God is not limited to a specific group such as those who are baptized or believers, but rather it includes anyone who follows the guidance of the Holy Spirit.

    Rate this question:

  • 18. 

    Why did Paul have great sorrow and continual grief? (9:1-5)

    • A.

      Because Demas had forsaken him

    • B.

      Because the Israelites did not accept Christ

    • C.

      The care of all the churches

    • D.

      Weariness and painfulness

    • E.

      A thorn in the flesh

    Correct Answer
    B. Because the Israelites did not accept Christ
    Explanation
    Paul had great sorrow and continual grief because the Israelites did not accept Christ. This rejection by his own people would have been deeply distressing for Paul, as he had dedicated his life to spreading the message of Christ and desired for his fellow Jews to embrace the faith. Their refusal to accept Christ would have caused him immense sadness and grief, knowing that they were missing out on the salvation and blessings that come with accepting Jesus as their Messiah.

    Rate this question:

  • 19. 

    Why didn’t Israel attain unto righteousness? (9:31-32)

    • A.

      Because they didn't repent

    • B.

      Because they esteemed the commandments of men more important than the commandments of God

    • C.

      Because they sought it not by faith

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Because they sought it not by faith
    Explanation
    Israel did not attain unto righteousness because they sought it not by faith. This means that they did not have trust and confidence in God's promises and guidance. Instead, they relied on their own understanding and followed the commandments of men, valuing them more than the commandments of God. Additionally, their failure to repent and turn away from their sinful ways further hindered their ability to attain righteousness. Therefore, all of the given options are correct in explaining why Israel did not attain unto righteousness.

    Rate this question:

  • 20. 

    To what kind of tree does Paul liken Israel? (11:16-17)

    • A.

      Fig

    • B.

      Gopher

    • C.

      Olive

    • D.

      Sycamore

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Olive
    Explanation
    In this passage, Paul likens Israel to an olive tree. The olive tree is often used as a symbol of peace, abundance, and prosperity in the Bible. Just like the olive tree, Israel has been chosen by God and has a special relationship with Him. The branches of the olive tree represent the people of Israel, and the root represents their faith and heritage. This analogy emphasizes the importance of Israel in God's plan and the need for Gentile believers to be grafted into this spiritual heritage.

    Rate this question:

  • 21. 

    What has God dealt to each of us? (12:3)

    • A.

      Abundant mercy

    • B.

      Many provisions

    • C.

      The measure of faith

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. The measure of faith
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The measure of faith." This means that God has given each of us a certain amount of faith. Faith is the belief and trust in God and His promises. It is a gift from God that allows us to have confidence in Him and His plans for our lives. This measure of faith varies from person to person, but it is something that God has given to all believers.

    Rate this question:

  • 22. 

    How should we live with all men if it is possible? (12:18)

    • A.

      Godly

    • B.

      Peaceably

    • C.

      Righteously

    • D.

      Sincerely

    • E.

      Tactfully

    Correct Answer
    B. Peaceably
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "peaceably". This means that in order to live with all men, we should strive to maintain peace and harmony in our interactions and relationships. This involves avoiding conflicts, resolving differences peacefully, and treating others with kindness and respect. By living peaceably, we can create a positive and harmonious environment where everyone can coexist and thrive together.

    Rate this question:

  • 23. 

    How did Paul sum up the commandments regarding our relationships with others? (13:9)

    • A.

      Be kind one to another

    • B.

      Do unto others as you would that men would do to you

    • C.

      Love your neighbor as yourself

    • D.

      Love God with all your heart soul, mind and strength

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Love your neighbor as yourself
    Explanation
    Paul summed up the commandments regarding our relationships with others by stating "Love your neighbor as yourself." This means that we should treat others with the same love, care, and respect that we have for ourselves. It emphasizes the importance of showing kindness, compassion, and empathy towards others, just as we would want to be treated. This commandment encompasses all aspects of our relationships with others and highlights the significance of love in our interactions with one another.

    Rate this question:

  • 24. 

    For what should we make no provision? (13:14)

    • A.

      The devil

    • B.

      The flesh

    • C.

      Those that do not obey God

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. The flesh
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The flesh" because according to the given scripture reference (13:14), it states that we should make no provision for the desires and temptations of the flesh. This means that we should not indulge in or give in to the sinful desires of our physical bodies.

    Rate this question:

  • 25. 

    In what things did some Christians differ? (14:1-5)

    • A.

      In keeping special days

    • B.

      In their dress codes

    • C.

      In what they ate

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      A & C

    Correct Answer
    E. A & C
    Explanation
    Some Christians differed in keeping special days and in what they ate. This suggests that there were variations in practices and beliefs among different Christian groups.

    Rate this question:

  • 26. 

    What was said about the man who does not condemn himself by what he approves? (14:22)

    • A.

      He is independent

    • B.

      He is happy

    • C.

      He is a liberal

    • D.

      He is not knowledgeable regarding sin

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. He is happy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "He is happy." This suggests that the man who does not condemn himself by what he approves is content and satisfied. This implies that he is at peace with his actions and does not feel guilt or remorse for his choices.

    Rate this question:

  • 27. 

    What is regarded as sin? (14:23)

    • A.

      Eating meat that is not Kosher

    • B.

      Failing to keep the Sabbath

    • C.

      Whatever is not of faith

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Whatever is not of faith
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Whatever is not of faith." This means that anything that is not done with complete trust and belief in God can be considered a sin. It implies that actions or decisions made without faith in God's guidance and principles can be morally wrong. This answer encompasses a broader understanding of sin, including actions such as eating non-Kosher meat or failing to keep the Sabbath, as well as any other actions that are not rooted in faith.

    Rate this question:

  • 28. 

    Why did Paul desire to preach where Christ had not been named? (15:20-21)

    • A.

      Lest he would build upon another man’s foundation

    • B.

      This is what Christ commanded

    • C.

      This is the function of the apostle to the Gentiles

    • D.

      This is the function of a missionary

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Lest he would build upon another man’s foundation
    Explanation
    Paul desired to preach where Christ had not been named because he wanted to avoid building upon another man's foundation. This means that he did not want to preach in places where other apostles or missionaries had already established a strong Christian community. Instead, Paul wanted to focus on areas where the message of Christ had not yet been heard, so that he could lay the foundation himself and establish new churches. This was in line with his role as an apostle to the Gentiles and his mission as a missionary.

    Rate this question:

  • 29. 

    Who risked their lives for Paul and a church met in their home? (16:3-5)

    • A.

      Hermes and the brothers with him

    • B.

      Olympas and all the saints with him

    • C.

      Priscilla and Aquila

    • D.

      Rufus and his mother

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Priscilla and Aquila
    Explanation
    In Romans 16:3-5, it is mentioned that Priscilla and Aquila risked their lives for Paul and hosted a church in their home. This indicates that they showed great courage and dedication to their faith by putting their lives at risk for the sake of Paul and the church.

    Rate this question:

  • 30. 

    Who did Paul urge the brethren to note? (16:17-18)

    • A.

      Those which cause divisions and offenses

    • B.

      Those who gave generously

    • C.

      Those who were hospitable

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Those which cause divisions and offenses
    Explanation
    Paul urged the brethren to note "them which cause divisions and offenses." This means that Paul wanted the believers to pay attention to and be aware of individuals who were causing divisions and creating conflicts within the community. By noting these people, the brethren could be cautious and avoid being influenced or swayed by their divisive actions.

    Rate this question:

Jacquelyn VanWeelden |Bachelor of Arts - BA, Religion |
Mythology Expert
Jacquelyn VanWeelden holds a Bachelor of Arts in Classical Humanities and Religious Studies as well as a certificate in Multicultural Studies. Her emphasis is in Greek and Roman Mythology and East Asian Religions.

Quiz Review Timeline +

Our quizzes are rigorously reviewed, monitored and continuously updated by our expert board to maintain accuracy, relevance, and timeliness.

  • Current Version
  • Feb 15, 2024
    Quiz Edited by
    ProProfs Editorial Team

    Expert Reviewed by
    Jacquelyn VanWeelden
  • Mar 17, 2013
    Quiz Created by
    Lisonyasloan
Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.