Bible Quiz

Who said this (2 points), To Whom (2 points) and When/Why (5 points)?

Week 4

4.1 Do not lay your hand on the lad or do anything to him; for now l know that you fear God, seeing you have not withhold your son, your only son, from me. (Gen 22.12)
Yahweh to Abraham as he is about to sacrifice his only son Isaac

4.2 I set my bow in the cloud and it shall be a sign of the covenant between me and the earth.(Gen 9.13)
Yahweh to Noah after the Flood subsides

4.3 O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! Would that l had died instead of you, O Absalom, my son, my son! (2 Sam 18.33)
David mourning the death of his rebel son Absalom

4.4 Lord, do not trouble yourself, for l am not worthy to have you come under my roof… (Luke 7.6)
The centurion to Jesus requesting prayer for his much loved slave

4.5 My father, my father! the chariots of Israel and its horsemen! (2 Kings 2.12)
Elisha to Elijah as the latter is taken up to heaven

4.6 I have no silver or gold, but l give you what l have; in the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, walk. (Acts 3.6)
Peter and John to the lame man by the Beautiful Gate

Missing Word

2 points for the word(s); 3 points for which book of the Bible

Week 4

4.1 Be not like a horse or mule, without understanding, which must be curbed with bit and bridle. (Psalm 32.9)

4.2 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is insight. (Prov 9.10)

4.3 I will put my law within them, and l will write it upon their hearts; and l will be their God and they shall be my people. (Jer 31.33)

4.4 Everyone that laps the water with his tongue, as a dog laps you shall set by himself; likewise everyone that kneels down to drink. (Judges 7.5)

4.5 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. (Gal 5.22)

4.6 You have appealed to Caesar  to Caesar you shall go. (Acts 25.12)


Who Said Week 3 Answers 

3.1 Here comes this dreamer. Come now, let us kill him and throw him into one of the pits… (Gen 37.19)
The brothers of Joseph before selling him to Ishmaelite merchants

3.2 My father made your yoke heavy, but l will add to your yoke; my father chastised you with whips, but l will chastise you with scorpions. (1 Kings 12.14)
The new King Rehoboam to Jeroboam and the people of Israel

3.3 And this is the writing that was inscribed: MENE, MENE, TEKEL, and PARSIN.
(Dan 5.25)
The writing on the wall at Belshazzar’s feast predicting disaster

3.4 Not so, he shall be called John. (Luke 1.60)
Zechariah to his neighbours and kinsfolk about their son John (the Baptist)

3.5 Do you understand what you are reading? And he said: How can l unless someone guides me? (Acts 8.30-31)
Philip and the Ethiopian eunuch in his chariot on the desert road to Gaza

3.6 Go, lie down; and if he calls you, you shall say, “Speak, Lord, for thy servant hears.”
(1 Sam 3.9)
Eli advises the boy Samuel how to reply when the Lord calls to him

 Missing Words Week 3 Answers

3.1 Immediately the father of the child cried out and said: I believe; help my unbelief (Mk 9.24)

3.2 Thus Joseph who was surnamed by the apostles, Barnabas, son of encouragement (Ac 4.36)

3.3 James, the son of Zebedee and James the brother of John whom he named Boanerges, sons of thunder (Mk 3.17)

3.4 Remove this cup from me; yet not what l will (Mk 14.36)

3.5 And at the seventh time,when the priests had blown the trumpets, Joshua said to the people: Shout for the Lord has given you the city (Joshua 6.16)

3.6 And David said: O Lord, l pray thee, turn the counsel of Ahithophel into foolishness. (2 Sam 15.31)

Who Said Week 2 Answers

2.1 Bless me, even me also, O my father!

Esau to Isaac after Jacob had tricked his father into giving him the blessing. (Gen 34.7)

2.2 What have l done to you, that you have struck me these three times?

Balaam’s ass to Balaam after the angel blocked the road (Num 22.28)

2.3 You come to me with a sword and with a spear and with a javelin; but l come to you in the name of the Lord of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied.

David responding to Goliath’s challenge (1 Sam 17.45)

2.4 Am l my brother’s keeper?

Cain to Yahweh after killing his brother Abel (Gen 4.9)

2.5 For where you go l will go, and where you lodge l will lodge; your people shall be my people, and your God my God.

Ruth to Naomi when the bereaved Naomi decides to leave Moab (Ruth 1.16)

2.6 How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.

Jacob (to Yahweh?) after his dream of angels ascending and descending (Gen 28.17)

Missing Words Week 2 Answers

1. The Lord is my shepherd, l shall not want. (Ps 23.1)

2. Even these may forget, yet l will not forget you. Behold l have engraved you on the palm of my hands. (Is 49.1)

3. The hand of the Lord was upon me, and he brought me out by the Spirit of the Lord and set me down in the midst of the valley; it was full of bones (Ezek 37.1)

4. My God, my God, why you have you forsaken me? (Ps 22.1)

5. Even the sparrow finds a home and the swallow a nest for herself; (Ps 84.3)

6. In the year that King Uzziah died, l saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up. (Is 6.1)

Week 1, answers.

Do not come near; put off your shoes from your feet; for the place on which you are standing is holy ground. (Ex 3.5)
Yahweh (God) to Moses, call to lead people of Israel out of slavery in Egypt.

Who told you that you were naked? (Gen 3.11)
Yahweh (God) to Adam & Eve after serpent tricked them in Garden of Eden.

Are not Abana and Pharpar, the rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? Could l not wash in them and be clean? (2 Kings 5.12)
Naaman the Syrian to Elisha after being told to wash in the river Jordan to heal his leprosy.

Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that l will show you. (Gen 12.1)
Yahweh (God) to Abraham to leave Haran and become a great nation.

What then is this bleating of the sheep in my ears and the lowing of the oxen which l hear?
(1 Sam 15.14)
Samuel to Saul after Saul’s defeat of the Amalekites and hoarding some of the spoils.

These are your gods O Israel, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt. (Ex 32.4)
Aaron to the Israelites who have made golden calves when Moses has been up on Mt Sinai a long time