Bible Trivia Quiz

Details from the Bible are rich in importance. Those who know details about the stories in the Scriptures are blessed because they truly know what is being taught. This will test your knowledge as a Bible scholar as you find out how much you know about the Word.

How much experience do you have reading and understanding the Bible? Have you ever read it all the way through? I find that those who know details really know their Scripture. This will define you as a Bible scholar.

Created by: Jack Hopkins of Prayer List For Rock Stars
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What is your age?
Under 18 Years Old
18 to 24 Years Old
25 to 30 Years Old
31 to 40 Years Old
41 to 50 Years Old
51 to 60 Years Old
Over 60 Years Old
What is your gender?
Male
Female
1. Jesus' mother, brothers and sisters came outside a house where He was teaching and began calling to Him because:
they wanted to obtain seats of honor in the house
they were anxious to hear His words
they wanted Him to minister to His family
they wanted to take Him home and "straighten Him out."
2. Of the following, only ONE is actually found in the Bible.
As the twig is bent, so shall the tree grow.
Every generation shall grow weaker and wiser.
Money is the root of all evil.
Bread eaten in secret is pleasant.
3. The five foolish virgins did not get to enter into the wedding feast because:
they fell asleep
they did not light their lamps
they had no money to buy oil
they had to go purchase oil
4. In the parable of the tares, the tares represent:
money
worries of the world
demons
the unsaved of the world
5. The Kingdom of Heaven has been referred to in parables as:
a pearl
a mustard seed
a dragnet
a feast
all of these
6. David's son Absalom was killed by:
bashing his head in the branches of an oak
thrown from his horse when riding under low branches
shot by arrows
stabbed with spears
hanged from an oak
7. Of the following, one is NOT a name for the Sea of Galilee.
Sea of Tiberius
Sea of Chinnereth
Lake Semechonitis
Lake of Gennesaret
8. On the day Jericho fell, the people marched around the city _______ times.
one
two
three
six
seven
twelve
9. Which of the following was NOT given as an excuse for not following Jesus?
I have married a wife.
I have bought a piece of land.
I have bought five yoke of oxen.
I am going fishing.
Let me bury my father.
Let me say goodbye to those at home.
10. The citizens of _________ received the word from Paul eagerly and searched the Scriptures daily to see if his teachings were true.
Athens
Antioch
Iconium
Berea
Thessalonica
11. Who was the most humble man on earth?
Noah
Moses
David
Samuel
Enoch
Job
12. According to Scripture, who was the first Old Testament prophet?
Samuel
Elijah
Elisha
Isaiah
Abraham
Melchizedek
13. What did King David initially say should be done to Shimei who cursed him?
Let him alone.
Cut off his head.
Throw rocks and dirt at him.
Kill him and his family.
Curse him in the name of the Lord.
14. Jesus cleansed the temple at:
Bethlehem
Nazareth
Capernaum
Jerusalem
Bethsaida
15. One of the following is NOT an Old Testament prophecy about Jesus.
They hated me without a cause.
Zeal for Thy house has consumed me.
They gave me gall for my food and for my thirst they gave me vinegar to drink.
The voice of one crying in the wilderness.
They pierced my hands and feet.
He was despised and forsaken of men, a man of sorrows and acquainted with grief.
16. When Jesus spoke the words of John 3:16, he was talking to____________.
His disciples
John the Baptist
Samarian woman at the well
Mary, sister of Lazarus
Zaccheus
Nicodemus
17. Which of the following is NOT a part of Scripture?
magic armbands
women worshipping Tammuz, fertility goddess
You do not know what kind of spirit you are of.
The prophets will be ashamed and will not put on a hairy robe to deceive.
I go away, and you shall seek Me, and shall die in your sin; where I am going, you cannot come.
Jesus told His disciples, I am not of this world, but you are of this world therefore the world will listen to you.
18. One of the following is NOT a part of Scripture.
A sword, a sword sharpened and also polished! Sharpened to make a slaughter, polished to flash like lightning, or shall we rejoice, the rod of my son despising every tree?
I clothe the heavens with blackness, and I make sackcloth their covering.
Who are these who fly like a cloud, and like the doves to their lattices?
My father's horses gleam in their shiny armor, to again be successful in battle.
19. Of the following, one was NOT a partner with Paul on his journeys.
Silas
Barnabas
Timothy
Apollos
20. The destroyed "City of Palms" was _____.
Shiloh
Gilgal
Jericho
Joppa
Hebron
Sodom

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