General Bible Literacy Quiz

Are you Biblically Literate? Take this quiz to find out! Questions from the Old and New Testaments designed to assess your familiarity with the Bible. The questions are factual; no particular theology involved.

Question 1:How many books are in the Bible?
Seventy-seven
Thirty-nine
Sixty-six
Question 2:Who saw the Lord in a burning bush?
Elijah
Paul
Moses
Question 3:Jesus cast out seven demons from whom?
The daughter of Jairus
Mary Magdalene
Simon Peter
Question 4:Unto us a child is born, unto us a child is given...Who said this of the arrival of Christ?
Joseph
Elizabeth
Isaiah
Question 5:Who dreamed about a ladder from earth to heaven with angels climbing up and down on it?
Joseph
Saint John
Jacob
Question 6:Who delivered the Sermon on the Mount?
Jesus
Moses
Paul
Question 7:Abel kept sheep. What was Cain's occupation?
Carpenter
Potter
Farmer
Question 8:Who had a coat of many colors?
Jesus
Joseph
Aaron
Question 9:Who made a golden calf while Moses was up on the mountain wtih God?
Aaron
The Philistines
Abijah
Question 10:Judas Iscariot received thirty pieces of silver for betraying Jesus. How much was that worth in those days?
A small fortune
The price of a slave
A day's wages
Question 11:Where did Jesus perform His first miracle?
In the temple
On a mountain top
At a wedding
Question 12:Which two books of the Bible were written by a doctor?
Luke and Acts
Numbers and Deuteronomy
Proverbs and Ecclesiastes
Question 13:Whose tomb was Jesus buried in?
Jesus'
Golgotha's
Joseph of Arimathea's
Question 14:Who walked on water?
Jesus
Peter
Both Jesus and Peter
Question 15:On which side of the Garden of Eden did God place Cherubim and a flaming sword?
The west
The east
The south
Question 16:What is the test of a true prophet of God?
100 percent accuracy in his predictions
100 percent accuracy and total alignment with the written Word of God
What you feel in your spirit listening to him
Question 17:Which Old Testament prophet married a prostitute because God told him to?
Daniel
Hosea
Ezekiel
Question 18:Who sold his birthright for a bowl of stew?
Jacob
Samson
Esau
Question 19:Which two people did not die?
Saint John and Saint Paul
Elijah and Enoch
Adam and Eve
Question 20:Eutychus was sitting on the windowsill during a sermon that got so longwinded that he nodded off and fell out the window. Who was preaching?
Jesus
The Scribes and Pharisees
Paul

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