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BIBLE QUESTIONS

Compiled and © by Dale Fox

While there is nothing trivial about the Bible, just for fun, on this page we will ask a trivia question from the Bible.  A new question will be asked each week. See how well you do.

 

Where did Saul have 85 priests killed?

 

PREVIOUS QUESTIONS

155

 

Adam, at 930 years, is the fourth oldest person named in the Bible.  Who were older?)

154

 

Where did King Saul die?

153

 

How many days did the waters of Noah’s of flood prevail on the earth?

152

 

What is the shortest book in the Old Testament?

151

 

What part of the day did Christ embark on the boat from which He calmed the waters?

150

 

The Bible says Jesus had four brothers.  What were their names?

149

 

After his epiphany, how long did Paul spend in Arabia before beginning his ministry?

148

 

How many troops did Sennacherib lose at the siege of Jerusalem?

147

 

Who was the father of John the Baptist?

146

 

How many demons came out of Mary called Magdalene?

145

 

When the multitude came out to be baptized, how did John the Baptist characterize them?

144

 

From what tribe of Israel did the Apostle Paul come? 

143

 

Who directed Paul to preach to the Gentiles?

142

 

Who was the first king of Israel?

141

 

Which is NOT a book of the Old Testament -- Joshua, David, Hosea, Zephaniah?

140

 

Who was the father of David?

139

 

To which king did Isaac hide his spousal relationship with Rebecca by claiming she was his sister?

138

 

Who were the three named women who found Christ's tomb open and empty?

137

 

To which tribe of Israel did Moses belong?

136

 

Which gospels are the Synoptic Gospels?

135

 

To what land did Moses flee after killing the Egyptian soldier?

134

 

Who was the eldest brother, Aaron or Moses?

133

 

Christ's first miracle was turning water into wine.  Where did this occur?

132

 

Sarah was Abraham’s first wife. Who was his second?

131

 

What relic did Moses remove from Egypt at the time of the Exodus?

130

 

How old was Abraham when he was circumcised?

129

 

What is the sign of the covenant between God and Abraham?

128

 

After Christ's triumphal entrance into Jerusalem and after visiting the temple, where did he spend the night?

127

 

The first two disciples selected by Jesus were brothers.  Name them.

126

 

Which of the tribes of Israel was prohibited from owning land in Canaan?

125

 

What city is called the City of David?

124

 

In Exodus, who was Miriam?

123

 

What kind of tree did Zacchaeus climb to see Jesus enter Jericho?

122

 

Who was able to decipher Nebuchadnezzar’s dreams?

121

 

At the battle of Gath there was a giant with 24 fingers and toes. Who killed him?

120

 

Who were the parents of Solomon?

119

 

What, according to Solomon, is the beginning of wisdom?

118

 

What was the profession of the minor prophet Amos?

117

 

On how may pillars is the House of Wisdom built?

116

 

Two books in the Bible are named after women.  What are they?

115

 

Who was the grandfather of Noah?

114

 

Methuselah is the longest lived person in the Old Testament.  How long did he live?

113

 

Noah had three sons.  Can you name them?

112

 

How long did it take King Solomon to build the Temple?

111

 

What event prompted God to say “This is my beloved Son in whom I am well pleased”?

110

 

How man sons did Gideon have?

109

 

Of the 22,000 men that answered Gideon’s call to fight the Midianites, how many were actually used in battle?

108

 

Hanna is the mother of what prophet?

107

 

Who hid Joshua’s spies from Jericho’s king?

106

 

Moses died at age 120 and was buried in a valley of Moab.  Who buried him?

105

 

How many years were the Israelites in bondage in Egypt?

104

 

When they heard of the adversity that had befallen Job, how many of his friends came to comfort him?

103

 

How many lepers did Jesus cleanse en route to Jerusalem?

102

 

What are the Seven Churches of Asia mentioned in Revelation?

101

 

Job was a perfect man.  How many children did he have?

100

 

The Lord speaks to prophets in a vision.  How does he speak to Moses?

99

 

There are only two perfect cubes described in Scripture.  What are they?

98

 

God parted the Red Sea so Moses and the Israelites could cross.  What body of water did He part so Joshua and the Israelites could cross?

97

 

At Christ's crucifixion when did darkness come over the whole land and how long did it last?

96

 

How old was Gideon when he died?

95

 

How many persons were sealed as “servants of our God on their forehead”?

94

 

What is the name of the City of God?

93

 

God tested Abraham by telling him to offer his only son as a burnt offering.  Who was that son?

92

 

How much was Judas paid to betray Jesus?

91

 

Who personally baptized more people, Jesus or John the Baptist?

90

 

Who witnessed Elijah being taken up to Heaven?

89

 

How long after the Resurrection did Jesus allow Himself to be seen?

88

 

In Matthew, Christ said, “It is written that Man shall not live by bread alone.”  Where is it written?

87

 

For what sum was Joseph sold by his brothers to the Ishmeelites?

86

 

Who was the king of Israel when David slew Goliath?

85

 

To whom did God describe Job as a perfect and upright man?

84

 

Who said, “Silver and Gold have I none, but such as I have I give thee?"

83

 

James the brother of John was the first Apostle martyred.  How was he killed?

82

 

How old was Abraham when his son Isaac was born?

81

 

How many Jews were exiled to Babylon by Nebuchadnezzar?

80

 

When Moses was preparing the Israelites for their coming confrontation with the seven nations of Canaan, how large an army did he raise?

79

 

When God finally let the Israelites enter the promised land of Canaan, how many nations had to be destroyed?

78

 

Who leapt in his mother’s womb when Mary visited?

77

 

Who told Naaman to wash in the river Jordan seven times in order to cure his leprosy?

76

 

Who announced to Zacharias that his wife would bear a child to be named John (the Baptist)?

75

 

Who said, “…as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord”?

74

 

In what village was Christ when he turned the water into wine?

73

 

How is the name “Emmanuel” interpreted?

72

 

What does “Golgotha” mean?

71

 

After the 5000 ate their fill of the 5 loaves and 2 fishes, how much food was left over?

70

 

On the seventh day, how many times did Joshua’s army march around Jericho before the walls fell?

69

 

What did Moses do that kept him from entering the land of Canaan?

68

 

Who did God describe as “a blameless and upright man”?

67

 

What were the two animals in the Old Testament that spoke to humans?

66

 

Whose flock was Moses tending when he encountered the burning bush?

65

 

What was the title placed on Jesus’ cross?

64

 

Who took his rod and stretched out his hand upon the waters of Egypt to turn them into blood?  

63

 

Where were the disciples first called Christians?

62

 

When Jesus struggled with his cross, who was forced to bear it for

61

 

Who said, “Silver and gold have I none; but such as I have I give thee”?

60

 

How long was Jonah in the belly of the great fish?

59

 

How many days did Joshua’s troops march around Jerico before the walls fell?

58

 

What was the handwriting on the wall?

57

 

Where is King David buried?

56

 

At the transfiguration who appeared and talked to Christ?

55

 

How many Beatitudes are there?

54

 

How old was Noah when the flood was upon the earth?

53

 

Which of Joseph’s (coat of many colors) eleven brothers said to not kill Joseph but to cast him in a pit instead?

52

 

When did Paul say he would visit the Romans?

51

 

How old was Adam when he died?

50

 

In the wilderness, how was John the Baptist clothed?

49

 

On two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.  What are they?

48  

How many times was Peter told to forgive his brother who had sinned against him?

47  

After his epiphany on the road to Damascus, how long was Saul without sight?

46  

How long did God allot Noah to fill the ark with the beasts and fowls of the earth?

45  

What is the shortest book in the Bible?

44  

What are the final words of Jesus recorded in the New Testament?

43  

Prior to his conversion, how did Saul refer to the followers of Jesus Christ?

42  

How many rivers were formed from the river that went out of Eden?

41  

What is the name of the place where Jacob slept and dreamed of Jacob’s Ladder?

40  

Where is Moses buried?

39  

According to the Book of Revelations, what needs to be done to receive the crown of life?

38  

Two bodies of water were parted in the Bible.  What were they?

37  

How tall was Goliath?

36  

The Gospel of Matthew establishes the lineage of Jesus.  How many generations are there between Abraham and Jesus?

35  

What did Paul say was the fulfillment of the Law?

34  

Psalm 119 is the longest chapter in the Bible.  What is the shortest?

33  

What are the dimensions of the Arc of the Covenant?

32

 

About how long was Christ on the cross before he said “My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?"

31

 

How old was Moses when he died?

30

 

According to Paul in Romans, how many righteous people are there?

29

 

Adam and Eve had three sons.  Cain was the firstborn followed by Abel.   Who was the third son?

28

 

To whom did Jesus say, “Man shall not live by bread alone.”

27

 

How many loaves and fishes did Jesus use to feed the multitude (5000)?

26

 

What is the name of the city founded by Cain?

25

 

How long had Lazarus been dead before being risen by Jesus?

24   How many devils were cast out of Mary Magdalene?
23  

What did John the Baptist eat while preaching in the Judean wilderness?

22  

Name the mountain from which Moses viewed Canaan and on which he died.

21   For refusing to worship a false god, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego were cast into a fiery furnace by King Nebuchadnezzar.  How much hotter than normal did the king order the furnace fire to be?
20   Who is the only Gentile in the Bible to be identified as the Lord’s anointed?
19  

What is the shortest verse in the Bible?

18  

In Genesis two men are identified as having walked with God.  Who are they?

17  

Jacob & Esau were twin brothers.  Name their father and mother.

16  

Who negotiated with God to not destroy Sodom if but 10 righteous people could be found there?

15  

When Samson killed 1000 Philistines at Lehi what weapon did he use?

14   How old was David when he was anointed King of Israel?
13   Which disciples witnessed Jesus’ Transfiguration?
12   In Damascus, whose sight was restored by Ananias?
11   To whom did Jesus say, “Get thee behind me, Satan”?
10  

What were the ten plagues God inflicted on Egypt?

9  

What were the dimensions of Noah's Ark?

8   There are 66 books in the Bible.  How many are in the New Testament?
7   Which city was Jesus entering when Zacchaeus climbed a sycamore tree to see him?
6   According to Jesus, what is the great commandment in the law?
5  

What is the longest chapter in the Bible?

4  

Where did Cain go when he left Eden?

3  

Who replaced Judas as the twelfth apostle? 

2  

What is the most common name in the Bible?

1   Of what were the 12 gates of New Jerusalem made?