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350+ Fun Bible Trivia Questions & Answers [2020]

What better way is there to celebrate the Lord than to gather with your loved ones and study His word? Well, it’s time to put your knowledge of Scripture to the test with Bible trivia! Grab your friends and family or print these out and bring them to your Bible study group to quiz one another and have a fun time while doing it. Our bible trivia and quiz questions are here to help you learn, speak to Him, and connect on bible knowledge. Celebrate god’s word and lord’s prayer with these. You might even learn something new! Go ahead, test your knowledge!

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Trivia Question: Where was Jesus born?
Answer: Bethlehem

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Trivia Question: How many books are in the New Testament?
Answer: 27

Trivia Question: Paul was shipwrecked on what island?
Answer: Malta

Trivia Question: Who recognized Jesus as the Messiah when he was presented to the Temple as a baby?
Answer: Simeon

Trivia Question: After Jesus fed the 5,000, how many baskets were left over?
Answer: 12

Trivia Question: In the Gospel of Mark, how does the Virgin Mary learn of her pregnancy
Answer: From the angel Gabriel

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Trivia Question: Who is the high priest of Jerusalem that put Jesus on trial?
Answer: Caiaphas

Trivia Question: According to the Gospel of Matthew, where does Jesus give his first public sermon?
Answer: On the mount

Trivia Question: How does Judas notify the Roman Officials of Jesus’ identity?
Answer: Judas kisses Jesus

Trivia Question: Which insect did John the Baptist eat in the desert?
Answer: Locusts

Trivia Question: Who were the first apostles called to follow Jesus?
Answer: Peter & Andrew

Trivia Question: After Jesus was arrested, which apostle disowned him three times?
Answer: Peter

Trivia Question: Who wrote the book of Revelation?
Answer: John

Trivia Question: Who asked Pilate for Jesus’ body after he was crucified?
Answer: Joseph of Arimathea

Trivia Question: What is the shortest book in the New Testament?
Answer: 2 John

Trivia Question: Who worked as a tax collector prior to preaching the word of God?
Answer: Matthew

Trivia Question: Paul says Christians should follow whose example? (Ephesians 5)
Answer: Christ’s example

Trivia Question: What did Saul encounter when he was traveling to Damascus?
Answer: A great and blinding light

Trivia Question: What tribe is Paul from?
Answer: Benjamin

Trivia Question: What was Simon Peter’s profession prior to becoming an apostle?
Answer: Fisherman

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Trivia Question: In the Acts of the Apostles, who is Stephen?
Answer: The first Christian martyr

Trivia Question: In 1 Corinthians, which is the greatest of the imperishable qualities?
Answer: Love

Trivia Question: In the Gospel According to John, which apostle doubts Jesus’ resurrection until he sees Jesus with his own eyes?
Answer: Thomas

Trivia Question: Which Gospel is mostly speaks on the mystery and identity of the person of Jesus?
Answer: The Gospel According to John

Trivia Question: According to the Gospels, which literary genre does Jesus implement to help preach his message?
Answer: The parable

Trivia Question: Which biblical narrative is connected to Palm Sunday?
Answer: Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem before his death

Trivia Question: Which Gospel is written by a doctor?
Answer: Luke

Trivia Question: Who baptizes Jesus?
Answer: John the Baptizer

Trivia Question: Which group of people are righteous enough to inherit the Kingdom of God?
Answer: The Gentiles

Trivia Question: What is the name of the village where Christ turned water into wine?
Answer: Cana of Galilee

Trivia Question: How many people boarded Noah’s Ark?
Answer: Eight

Trivia Question: How many days and nights did Jesus fast for?
Answer: 40 days & 40 nights

Trivia Question: Which prophet is known for turning his rod into a bronze snake?
Answer: Moses

Trivia Question: What is the Holy Trinity?
Answer: Father, Son, & the Holy Spirit

Trivia Question: What did Joshua command to stay still?
Answer: Moon & Sun

Trivia Question: How many days did it take God to create the heavens and the earth?
Answer: Seven

Trivia Question: What did God use the rib of Adam to do?
Answer: Create Eve

Trivia Question: What did the serpent tempt Eve to do in the Garden of Eden?
Answer: Eat the fruit from the trees that God forbid them to eat

Trivia Question: Who were Adam & Eve’s first children?
Answer: Cain & Abel

Trivia Question: What did God divide when He created Earth?
Answer: The light from the darkness

bible trivia questions and answers

Trivia Question: Who is Abraham’s wife?
Answer: Sarah

Trivia Question: How many books are in the Bible?
Answer: 66

Trivia Question: How many books are in the Old Testament?
Answer: 39

Trivia Question: Where did God send Moses to deliver the children of Israel out of Egypt?
Answer: Pharaoh

Trivia Question: How did God appear to Moses in the book of Exodus?
Answer: Through a burning bush on the mountain of God

Trivia Question: How many plagues are in Exodus?
Answer: Ten

Trivia Question: What are the ten plagues in order from Exodus?
Answer: blood, frogs, lice, flies, livestock pestilence, boils, hail, locusts, darkness and the killing of firstborn children.

Trivia Question: Why did God send the ten plagues?
Answer: Pharaoh refused to set the Israelites free

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Trivia Question: Who did Moses drown by closing the Red Sea?
Answer: The Egyptians

Trivia Question: What is the first commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “You shall have no other gods before me”

Trivia Question: What is the second commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “You shall not make for yourself a carved image”; Thou shall not make idols

Trivia Question: What is the third commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain”

Trivia Question: What is the fourth commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.”

Trivia Question: What is the fifth commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “Honor thy mother and father”

Trivia Question: What is the sixth commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “Thou shalt not kill”

Trivia Question: What is the seventh commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “Thou shalt not commit adultery”

Trivia Question: What is the eighth commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “Thou shalt not steal”

Trivia Question: What is the ninth commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor”

Trivia Question: What is the tenth commandment out of the Ten Commandments?
Answer: “Thou shalt not covet”

Trivia Question: What did God create on the first day?
Answer: Light

Trivia Question: What did God create on the second day?
Answer: Atmosphere/Firmament

Trivia Question: What did God create third day?
Answer: Dry ground/Plants

Trivia Question: What did God create on the fourth day?
Answer: The sun, moon, and stars

Trivia Question: What did God create on the fifth day?
Answer: Birds/Sea animals

Trivia Question: What did God create on the sixth day?
Answer: Land animals/Humans

Trivia Question: What did God create on the seventh day?
Answer: Nothing, He rested

Trivia Question: Who wore clothing made of camel hair?
Answer: John the Baptist

Trivia Question: What is the river where John the Baptist did most of his baptizing?
Answer: Jordan River

Trivia Question: What is the longest chapter of the Bible?
Answer: Psalm 119

Trivia Question: How many Bible books did both Moses and the apostle John write?
Answer: Five

Trivia Question: Who cried after hearing a rooster crow?
Answer: Peter

Trivia Question: What is the last book of the Old Testament?
Answer: Malachi

Trivia Question: Who is the first murderer in the Bible?
Answer: Cain

Trivia Question: What was the final wound to the dead body of Jesus on the cross?
Answer: His side was pierced

Trivia Question: What was Jesus’ crown made of?
Answer: Thorns

Trivia Question: Which place is called “Zion” and “the city of David”?
Answer: Jerusalem

Trivia Question: What is the town in Galilee that Jesus grew up in?
Answer: Nazareth

Trivia Question: Who took Judas Iscariot’s place as an apostle?
Answer: Matthias

Trivia Question: All who look to the Son and believe in him will have what?
Answer: Eternal life

Trivia Question: Which book is the Gospel of the second chance?
Answer: Jonah

Trivia Question: What is the area of Palestine where the tribe of Judah lived after the exile?
Answer: Judea

Trivia Question: Who is the Savior?
Answer: Jesus Christ

Trivia Question: What is the last book in the New Testament?
Answer: Revelation

Trivia Question: On which day did Jesus rise from the dead?
Answer: The third day

Trivia Question: Which men came from the East to worship Jesus after he was born?
Answer: The Magi

Trivia Question: Which group was the ruling council of the Jews who plotted to kill Jesus?
Answer: The Sanhedrin

Trivia Question: The Bible has how many divisions and sections?
Answer: Eight

Trivia Question: Which prophet was called by the Lord as a boy and anointed Saul as Israel’s first king?
Answer: Samuel

Trivia Question: What is a violation of God’s law called?
Answer: Sin

Trivia Question: Which two rivers border Eden in modern day Iraq?
Answer: Tigress and Euphrates

Trivia Question: Which apostle walked on water?
Answer: Peter

Trivia Question: When was the Trinity revealed?
Answer: At Jesus’ baptism

Trivia Question: At which mountain did Moses receive the Ten Commandments?
Answer: Mount Sinai

Trivia Question: Who is the mother of all living?
Answer: Eve

Trivia Question: What did Pilate ask Jesus when he was arrested?
Answer: Are you the King of the Jews?

Trivia Question: Where is the birthplace of Paul, also known as Saul? This is now located in modern day Turkey.
Answer: Tarsus

Trivia Question: What is the name of a person who is called by God to speak for Him?
Answer: A prophet

Trivia Question: How do we give thanks in memory of Jesus?
Answer: The Lord’s Supper

Trivia Question: God’s forgiveness provides what to all people?
Answer: Salvation

Trivia Question: In which town did Jesus drive an evil spirit out of a man who called him the Holy One of God?
Answer: Capernaum

Trivia Question: In which town did Jesus meet the woman at Jacob’s well?
Answer: Sychar

Trivia Question: What do you drink from to have eternal life?
Answer: Living Water

Trivia Question: Crafted by Aaron, the Israelites worshipped what idol while Moses was away?
Answer: The Golden Calf

Trivia Question: What was the first town where Jesus began his ministry and was rejected?
Answer: Nazareth

Trivia Question: Who cut off the ear of the high priest?
Answer: Peter

Trivia Question: What is the shortest verse in the Bible?
Answer: “Jesus wept.”

Trivia Question: At what age did Jesus start his ministry?
Answer: 30

Trivia Question: What miracle did Jesus perform on the Sabbath?
Answer: Healing the man who was born blind

Trivia Question: How many books did Paul write?
Answer: 13

Trivia Question: King Herod promised what to his daughter on his birthday?
Answer: John the Baptist’s head

Trivia Question: What Roman Governor presided over Judea during the trial of Jesus?
Answer: Pontius Pilate

Trivia Question: In 2 Kings 7, who sacked the Syrian camp?
Answer: Lepers

Trivia Question: In 2 Kings 8, how long is the famine that Elisha prophesizes?
Answer: 7 Years

Trivia Question: How is Jezebel killed?
Answer: She is thrown from a window.

Trivia Question: How many sons did Ahab have in Samaria?
Answer: 70

Trivia Question: How many blemishes was a sacrificial beast allowed to have?
Answer: Zero

Trivia Question: If a person sinned ignorantly at the time of Moses, what happened to them?
Answer: They had to sacrifice something

Trivia Question: How many years did Sarah live?
Answer: 127

Trivia Question: Who does God tell Abraham to sacrifice to prove his loyalty to Him?
Answer: Isaac

Trivia Question: What is the name of the well that Abraham and Abimelach quarrel over?
Answer: Beersheba

Trivia Question: In the Song of Songs, how much is the bride’s dowry?
Answer: 1,000 silver pieces

Trivia Question: In 2 Sam 14, how did the wise woman disguise herself?
Answer: As a mourner

Trivia Question: Who is David’s chief counselor?
Answer: Ahithopheo

Trivia Question: Who warned Paul of the plot against him?
Answer: His nephew

Trivia Question: Who was the governor that heard the council’s case against Paul?
Answer: Felix

Trivia Question: What did Felix feel when Paul told him of Christ?
Answer: Fear

Trivia Question: How many days after birth is circumcision performed according to the Laws of Moses?
Answer: Eight

Trivia Question: Who must we become like in order to enter the Kingdom of Heaven?
Answer: Children

Trivia Question: According to Paul who is the Head of the church?
Answer: Christ

Trivia Question: Who was the King that crowned Esther the queen?
Answer: Ahasarus

Trivia Question: To create the plague of frogs, who stretched his rod over the waters of Egypt?
Answer: Aaron

Trivia Question: What is the second book of the Bible?
Answer: Exodus

Trivia Question: Which city mentioned in Revelation is also an American city?
Answer: Philadelphia

Trivia Question: Who did God say would worship at the feet of the angel of the Church of Philadelphia?
Answer: The false Jews of the synagogue of Satan

Trivia Question: What happened when the crew threw Jonah overboard?
Answer: The storm calmed

Trivia Question: Where was the book of 2 Timothy written?
Answer: Rome

Trivia Question: Who said “The time of my departure is at hand”?
Answer: Paul

Trivia Question: What animal is slain for the feast of Passover?
Answer: The lamb

Trivia Question: Which plague of Egypt fell from the sky?
Answer: Hail

Trivia Question: What was Moses’ sister’s name?
Answer: Miriam

Trivia Question: How many children did King Rehoboam have?
Answer: 88

Trivia Question: Who was King Solomon’s mother?
Answer: Bathsheba

Trivia Question: Who was Samuel’s father?
Answer: Elkanah

Trivia Question: Who was the disciple that Jesus loved?
Answer: John

Trivia Question: Was John the Baptist a disciple?
Answer: No

Trivia Question: How many Gospels are in the New Testament?
Answer: Four

Trivia Question: What are the four Gospels in the New Testament?
Answer: Matthew, Mark, Luke, & John

Trivia Question: Who is the book of Acts addressing?
Answer: The churches

Trivia Question: How many horses appear in the book of Revelation?
Answer: Four

Trivia Question: What color are the the four horses in the book of Revelation?
Answer: White, Red, Dark, & Pale

Trivia Question: Who did Peter raise from the dead in the city of Joppa?
Answer: Dorcas

Trivia Question: Which disciple was crucified upside-down?
Answer: Peter

Trivia Question: What two men in the Bible never died?
Answer: Elijah & Enoch

Trivia Question: Who is the oldest man in the Bible?
Answer: Methuslah

Trivia Question: Who is Methuslah’s father?
Answer: Enoch

Trivia Question: How long did the Israelites wander through the wilderness?
Answer: 40 years

Trivia Question: How many times did Noah send out a dove from the Ark?
Answer: Three times

Trivia Question: What did the dove bring back that let Noah know that the water was receding?
Answer: A freshly plucked olive leaf

Trivia Question: Who was pregnant at the same time as Mary?
Answer: Elizabeth

Trivia Question: Who said “Am I my brother’s keeper?”
Answer: Cain

Trivia Question: What was the name of the forbidden tree Adam and Eve ate from?
Answer: The Tree of Life

Trivia Question: What is the longest book in the Bible?
Answer: Psalms

Trivia Question: How many Wise Men came to see Jesus when he was born?
Answer: Three

Trivia Question: What were the gifts the Wise Men brought when they went to visit Jesus?
Answer: Gold, Frankincense, & Myrrh

Trivia Question: What did God use to create Adam in the book of Genesis?
Answer: Dust

Trivia Question: In the Old Testament, which prophet foretold of Jesus’ birth?
Answer: Micah

Trivia Question: Who were the three men that were thrown into the fiery furnace?
Answer: Shadrach, Mishach, & Abednego

Trivia Question: Which of the 12 apostles did not have his feet washed by Jesus?
Answer: Trick question, they all had their feet washed

Trivia Question: What book of the Bible contains the Ten Commandments?
Answer: Exodus

Trivia Question: Why did King Solomon threaten to cut a baby in half?
Answer: Two women were fighting over a child, each one claiming it was theirs, he offered to cut the baby in half and give each woman a half

Trivia Question: How did King Solomon know which woman was the real mother?
Answer: She told him to give the other woman the baby

Trivia Question: Who was the first hunter mentioned in the Bible?
Answer: Nimrod

Trivia Question: Who was the only female judge mentioned in the Bible?
Answer: Deborah

Trivia Question: Which woman washed Jesus’ feet?
Answer: Mary Magdalene

Trivia Question: What language is the New Testament originally written in?
Answer: Greek

Trivia Question: What does “Christ” mean?
Answer: Anointed

Trivia Question: What religion did Jesus Christ practice?
Answer: Judaism

Trivia Question: In the book of Genesis, why did the Lord decide to destroy mankind in a flood?
Answer: They had become wicked and had evil in their hearts

Trivia Question: How many pairs of each “clean” animal did Noah take on the ark?
Answer: Seven pairs

Trivia Question: How old was Noah when the flood began?
Answer: 600 years old

Trivia Question: Where did the ark come to rest after the flood?
Answer: The mountains of Ararat

Trivia Question: What was the covenant God made with Noah and his sons?
Answer: To never again send a flood to destroy the Earth

Trivia Question: What was the sign of God’s covenant with Noah and his sons?
Answer: A rainbow

Trivia Question: How old was Noah when he died?
Answer: 950

Trivia Question: Jesus continues to be with us through what?
Answer: The Holy Spirit

Trivia Question: How does Christ communicate his Holy Spirit to us today?
Answer: Through the sacraments

Trivia Question: How many sacraments are there?
Answer: Seven

Trivia Question: How many Beatitudes are there?
Answer: Eleven

Trivia Question: Where did Jesus Christ preach the Beatitudes?
Answer: The Mount of Beatitudes

Trivia Question: How many loaves and fishes did Jesus Christ feed the 5,000 with?
Answer: Five loaves and two fishes

Trivia Question: “The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.” What Psalm does this Bible verse come from?
Answer: Psalm 23

Trivia Question: What is the first verse of the Bible?
Answer: “In the beginning, God created the Heaven and the Earth.”

Trivia Question: Complete this Bible verse: “I am the Lord thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of…”
Answer: Egypt

Trivia Question: This Bible verse is from which Psalm? “Blessed is the man that walkith not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standith in the way of sinners, nor sittith in the seat of the scornful,”
Answer: Psalm 1

Trivia Question: What does K.J.V. stand for?
Answer: King James Version

Trivia Question: What is the name of the river baby Moses floated down to escape?
Answer: The Nile

Trivia Question: What is the devil’s angel name?
Answer: Lucifer

Trivia Question: Who did King David have an affair with and then kill her husband?
Answer: Bathsheba

Trivia Question: Who did the Jews set free that led to Jesus’ Crucifixion?
Answer:
Barabas

Trivia Question: What did Jesus mean when he said to his disciples, “Do this in remembrance of me,”?
Answer: Communion

Trivia Question: What were the crimes of the two men who were crucified with Jesus?
Answer: They were thieves

Trivia Question: What is another term for the Via Dolorosa?
Answer: The way of suffering

Trivia Question: How many days did it take for Jesus Christ to arrive after Lazarus’ death?
Answer: Four

Trivia Question: What were Lazarus’ sister’s names?
Answer: Mary & Martha

Trivia Question: Who was Jesus weeping over in the verse “Jesus wept”?
Answer: Lazarus

Trivia Question: Finish the phrase, “Yea though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death…”
Answer: “I will fear no evil for Thou art with me.”

Trivia Question: What did the devil offer Jesus if he bowed down and worshipped him?
Answer: All the kingdoms of the world and their splendor

Trivia Question: What was Jesus’ profession?
Answer: Carpenter

Trivia Question: What did Jesus turn into wine?
Answer: Water

Trivia Question: Who demanded John the Baptist’s head on a platter?
Answer: Herodias

Trivia Question: Finish the Beatitude: “Blessed be the meek…”
Answer: “…for they shall inherit the earth.”

Trivia Question: With what did Samson kill 1,000 Philistines?
Answer: The jaw of a donkey

Trivia Question: Where did David spare Saul’s life the first time?
Answer: In a cave

Trivia Question: Where did David spare Saul’s life the second time?
Answer: In the camp where Saul was sleeping

Trivia Question: How did Saul die?
Answer: He fell on his own sword

Trivia Question: How many kings of Judah were there?
Answer: 20

Trivia Question: How many kings of Israel were there?
Answer: 19

Trivia Question: Finish the Beatitude: “Blessed be the poor in spirit…”
Answer: “…for they will inherit the kingdom of heaven.”

Trivia Question: Finish the Beatitude: “Blessed are they that mourn…”
Answer: “…for they shall be comforted.”

Trivia Question: Finish the Beatitude: “Blessed are they who hunger and thirst after righteousness…”
Answer: “…for they shall be filled.”

Trivia Question: Finish the Beatitude: “Blessed are the merciful…”
Answer: “…for they shall obtain mercy.”

Trivia Question: Finish the Beatitude: “Blessed are the pure in heart…”
Answer: “…for they shall see God.”

Trivia Question: Finish the Beatitude: “Blessed are the peacemakers…”
Answer: “…for they shall be called the children of God.”

Trivia Question: Finish the Beatitude: “Blessed are those who are persecuted because they are good…”
Answer: “…for the kingdom of heaven is theirs.”

Trivia Question: Who is the comforter?
Answer: The Holy Spirit

Trivia Question: How many works of the flesh are there?
Answer: 17

Trivia Question: How many fruits of the Spirit are there?
Answer: 9

Trivia Question: What are the fruits of the Spirit?
Answer: Love, Joy, Peace, Longsuffering, Gentleness, Goodness, Faith, Meekness, and Temperance

Trivia Question: Who was thrown into the lion’s den by Darius
Answer: Daniel

Trivia Question: What does the Lord anoint my head with?
Answer: Oil

Trivia Question: After Jesus’ crucifixion, who took his body down from the cross?
Answer: Joseph of Arimathea

Trivia Question: What did Judas receive for betraying Jesus?
Answer: 50 pieces of silver

Trivia Question: After his resurrection, to whom did Jesus appear first?
Answer: Mary Magdalene

Trivia Question: Who was the doubting disciple?
Answer: Thomas

Trivia Question: How many people were at the Last Supper?
Answer: 13

Trivia Question: What are we saved by?
Answer: God’s grace

Trivia Question: In Ephesians, what does Paul say we should not let the sun go down upon?
Answer: Anger

Trivia Question: In Philippians, what does Paul say we should think upon?
Answer: Things that are true, honest, just, pure, lovely, good, virtue, and praise.

Trivia Question: Finish this phrase: “I can do all things through Christ…”
Answer: “…who strengthens me.”

Trivia Question: Finish this phrase: “The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man…”
Answer: “…avails much.”

Trivia Question: Finish the phrase: “It is appointed to man once to die, after that…”
Answer: “…the judgement.”

Trivia Question: Finish the phrase: “Faith is the substance of things hoped for…”
Answer: “…the evidence of things not seen.”

Trivia Question: When Samuel picked David as king, God reminded us that while people look at the outward appearance, what does God look at?
Answer: The heart (Samuel 16:7)

Trivia Question: Finish the phrase: After Jesus was baptized, God said, “This is my son whom I…”
Answer: “…love.”

Trivia Question: Who was the first person to come upon the injured man in the parable of the Good Samaritan?
Answer: The priest

Trivia Question: Which New Testament book has Jesus’ sermon on the Mount?
Answer: Matthew

Trivia Question: How many times does the Bible mention the word “snow”?
Answer: 24

Trivia Question: What did King Solomon ask God to give him?
Answer: Wisdom

Trivia Question: What location does Jesus say to light a lamp for all to see?
Answer: On a stand

Trivia Question: What piece of clothing made Joseph’s brothers jealous?
Answer: A coat

Trivia Question: How many days was Jonah in the belly of the big fish?
Answer: three days & three nights

Trivia Question: How much of his wealth did Zacchaeus give to the poor?
Answer: Half of it

Trivia Question: What will be the outcome of honoring your father and your mother?
Answer: You will live long in the land

Trivia Question: In Luke, the woman cleans Jesus’ feet with what two things?
Answer: Her tears and her hair

Trivia Question: In which book of the Bible is this verse found: “Train up a child in the way he should go and when he is old he will not turn from it.”
Answer: Proverbs

Trivia Question: In Revelation, Jesus says: “Do not be afraid, I am the _____ and the ______ .”
Answer: First & Last

Trivia Question: Complete the verse: “The _____ ______ of the wise are more to be heeded than the shouts of a ruler of fools.”
Answer: Quiet words

Trivia Question: Where in the New Testament does it talk about the perseverance of Job?
Answer: James

Trivia Question: What is the name commonly given to the first five books of the Old Testament?
Answer: The Pentateuch

Trivia Question: What does the word Pentateuch mean?
Answer: “five books” or “five scrolls”

Trivia Question: What are the names of the twins that wrestled in their mother’s womb?
Answer: Jacob & Esau

Trivia Question: When Jesus died, what three things happened?
Answer: Earthquake, veil in the temple torn, tombs broke open

Trivia Question: Noah sent two birds from the ark, what were they?
Answer: A dove & a raven

Trivia Question: Out of the two birds Noah sent from the ark, which did he send first?
Answer: The raven

Trivia Question: How was Ruth related to Naomi?
Answer: Ruth was Naomi’s daughter-in-law

Trivia Question: At what age did Moses die?
Answer: 120

Trivia Question: What is “the sting of death”?
Answer: Sin

Trivia Question: Who was Caesar when Jesus was born?
Answer: Augustus

Trivia Question: Who was asked to name all animals?
Answer: Adam

Trivia Question: Whose father tied him up and put him on the altar as a sacrifice until Jehovah provided a sheep?
Answer: Isaac

Trivia Question: Who is the wife of Jacob?
Answer: Rachel

Trivia Question: Which Midianite woman married Moses?
Answer: Zipporah

Trivia Question: What girl was offered as a sacrifice by her father?
Answer: Jephthah’s daughter

Trivia Question: Which Egyptian wife caused Joseph to be thrown into prison?
Answer: The wife of Potiphar

Trivia Question: In the book of Daniel, the beast is described as being as swift as what animal?
Answer: Leopard

Trivia Question: Jesus is often referred to as being what animal?
Answer: Lamb

Trivia Question: What kind of animals were the Israelites commanded to bring to God as sacrifice?
Answer: First born animals

Trivia Question: How many years were the Israelites in captivity when Ezekiel received his Vision of Jerusalem?
Answer: Six years

Trivia Question: What was the one thing Elijah left behind when God took him to heaven?
Answer: His cloak

Trivia Question: What is described as an “unruly evil full of deadly poison”?
Answer: The tongue

Trivia Question: “We are made as the filth of the world, and are the offscouring of all things unto this day,” wrote Paul, referring to what?
Answer: The apostles

Trivia Question: How does faith come?
Answer: By hearing the word of God

Trivia Question: What wife of Nabal later became David’s wife?
Answer: Abigail

Trivia Question: Noah was tenth in line from which man?
Answer: Adam

Trivia Question: Which mischievous woman tricked Samson into revealing the secret of his strength?
Answer: Deliilah

Trivia Question: After the start of his trials, Job calls down evil upon which day?
Answer: His birthday

Trivia Question: When Jesus cast out demons, they entered into which animals, causing them to go off a cliff?
Answer: Swine

Trivia Question: Which number of commandment is honor thy father and mother?
Answer: Fifth

Trivia Question: Who said: “Why are you hitting your fellow Hebrew?”
Answer: Moses

Trivia Question: What prophet fled to Tarshish when he got caught up in a storm?
Answer: Jonah

Trivia Question: Who was Jesse’s grandson and was the richest and most powerful kind in Israel’s history?
Answer: Solomon

Trivia Question: Which prophet was fed by ravens?
Answer: Elijah

Trivia Question: Who was the king to which the Lord said, “Let my people go”?
Answer: Pharaoh

Trivia Question: Who goes to Sunday School?
Answer:  Children

Trivia Question: What do children learn at Sunday School?
Answer: They learn about the Word of God

Trivia Question: How do first become children of God?
Answer: Through Salvation

Trivia Question: What is a Bible Bowl?
Answer: A national competition where children grades 3-12 are quizzed on their knowledge of scripture

Trivia Question: Who started Sunday School?
Answer: Robert Raikes & Thomas Stock

Trivia Question: What will we receive when the Holy Spirit comes upon us?
Answer: Power

Trivia Question: What is the gift that is given to all of us (Acts)?
Answer: The Holy Spirit

Trivia Question: What is the last word in the Bible?
Answer: Amen

Trivia Question: Who wrote the book of Hebrews?
Answer: It is believed to be Paul

Trivia Question: What does “Mara” mean?
Answer: “Bitter”

Trivia Question: Who inspired the people to write the Bible?
Answer: The Holy Spirit

Trivia Question: Who is called our Father of Faith?
Answer: Abraham

Trivia Question: Where do we read the nine Gifts of the Holy Spirit?
Answer: 1 Corinthians 12:8-11

Trivia Question: Why did the man who had to be lowered through the roof want to be healed?
Answer: He was paralyzed

Trivia Question: Who is the patron saint for lost items?
Answer: St. Anthony

Trivia Question: What is another name for reconciliation?
Answer: Confession

Trivia Question: How many disciples are there?
Answer: 12

Trivia Question: What happened to Lots wife when she looked back at the city of Sodom?
Answer: She turned into a pillar of salt

Trivia Question: Out of the mouth of which animal did a coin appear in the book of Matthew?
Answer: Fish

Trivia Question: As the Israelites were marching, which animal approached them and had a discussion?
Answer: A donkey

Trivia Question: How did Ehud lose his knife?
Answer: He stuck it into the King’s fat and the fat consumed it

Trivia Question: Which animal were men mauled by when they insulted Elisha?
Answer: Bears

Trivia Question: Men were mauled by bears when they insulted Elisha for what?
Answer: Being bald

Trivia Question: How did the Holy Spirit descend onto the apostles during Pentecost?
Answer: In a flaming fire

Trivia Question: What is Pentecost?
Answer: When the Holy Spirit descended onto the apostles in flaming fire to give them the gifts to courageously proclaim the good news of Jesus

Trivia Question: What is the sacrament in which we first become children of God?
Answer: Baptism

Trivia Question: Who was the boy who killed a giant?
Answer: David

Trivia Question: What does “Eve” mean?
Answer: Mother of all living

Trivia Question: Why is Easter celebrated?
Answer: It is the day of Jesus Christ’s Resurrection

Trivia Question: Which Queen visited King Solomon because she had heard of his fame?
Answer: The Queen of Sheba

Trivia Question: True or False, the word “Easter” appears in the Old Testament?
Answer: False

Trivia Question: The Easter sunrise service, a distinctive Protestant observance in North America, comes from what Biblical event?
Answer: A reenactment of Mary Magdalene’s visit to Jesus’ tomb on the morning of his Resurrection

Trivia Question: Who is the man that wanted to kill baby Jesus?
Answer: King Herod

Trivia Question: How many books of poetry are in the Old Testament?
Answer: Five

Trivia Question: Ten men with what condition were healed by Jesus?
Answer:
Leoprasy

Trivia Question: In the book of Genesis, God did what to Adam and Eve when he found that they had sinned?
Answer: He expelled them

Trivia Question: What was the animal Satan appeared as to Eve in the book of Genesis?
Answer: Serpent

Trivia Question: Which book tells of seven seals and seven trumpets?
Answer: Revelation

Trivia Question: What does “Epistle” mean?
Answer: Letter

Trivia Question: Jesus said what is the greatest display of love?
Answer: That a man would lay down his life for a friend

Trivia Question: Which prophet had to lay on his left side for six months?
Answer: Ezekiel

Trivia Question: What was the name of the demon who possessed the man in the tomb?
Answer: Legion

Trivia Question: What happened to Joseph when he refused to commit sin with his master’s wife?
Answer: He was put in jail

Trivia Question: What is it called to have an unusual happening that goes against the laws of nature?
Answer: Miracles

Trivia Question: In the book of Job, dinosaurs are called what?
Answer: Behemoths

Trivia Question: Which Pharisee had a private meeting with Jesus at night?
Answer: Nicodemus

Trivia Question: Which chapter of Hebrews tells of great heroes of faith?
Answer:
Hebrews 11

Trivia Question: Which book tells of Paul’s conversion?
Answer: Acts

Trivia Question: Isaiah lived in which city?
Answer: Jerusalem

Trivia Question: Which country was Ahab the king of?
Answer: Israel

Trivia Question: Finish this phrase: We are not saved by our own works, we are saved by ____ ?
Answer: Grace

Trivia Question: David used what to kill Goliath?
Answer: A sling and a stone

Trivia Question: What is the bread and wine Jesus served the disciples at the Last Supper?
Answer: Body & Blood, Soul & Divinity of Jesus Christ

Trivia Question: Why is Easter considered the most important Christian celebration?
Answer: The Resurrection means that God’s promise to save His people (Salvation) is fulfilled.

Trivia Question: Even though he promised Jesus he would die for him, what did Peter do when Jesus was arrested?
Answer: He denied that he knew Jesus three times.

Trivia Question: Who was the first murder victim?
Answer: Abel

Trivia Question: Where did the term “the kiss of death” come from?
Answer: The signal that Judas used to betray Jesus (he kissed Jesus on the cheek).

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