The Bible

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What is the last book in the Bible? ANSWER Revelation
What is the oldest copy of the Bible? ANSWER The Dead Sea Scrolls
What does the word "Bible" come from? ANSWER The Greek word "Biblia" meaning "books"
What is the other name for the New Testament? ANSWER The Christian Scriptures
How many books are there in the Old Testament? ANSWER 45
What is the name of the promise God made to Abraham and Sarah? ANSWER Covenant
What scriptures does the Bible contain? ANSWER The Sacred Scriptures
Name all four Evangelists ANSWER Mark, Matthew, Luke & John
Name a prophet ANSWER eg. Isaiah, Jeremiah, Amos
How many books are in the New Testament? ANSWER 27
What language was the New Testament written in? ANSWER Greek
Who wrote the synoptic Gospels? ANSWER Mark, Matthew & Luke
What language was the Old Testament written in? ANSWER Hebrew
What is the other name for the Old Testament? ANSWER Jewish Scriptures
What is the first section in the Bible? ANSWER Pentateuch
.SPELLINGS. 1. scriptures scriptures
2. inspiration inspiration
3. revelation revelation
4. sacred sacred
5. Testament Testament
6. Pentateuch Pentateuch
7. apocalypse apocalypse
8. Psalms Psalms
9. historical historical
10. apostles apostles
Name 5 of the letters from The New Testament. ANSWER eg. Romans, Corinthians, Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, Thessalonians, Timothy, Titus, Philemon, Hebrews, James, Peter, John & Jude
Name all the books (in order) from the Pentateuch. (In Hebrew, they are called the Torah) ANSWER Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy.
Name 6 Prophets ANSWER eg. Isaiah, Jeremiah, Daniel, Ezekiel, Hosea, Amos, Baruch, Haggai, Malachi, Micah, Jonah, Joel, Obadiah, Lamentations, Zechariah, Nahum.
How many books in the Wisdom Writings? ANSWER 7
Name a book from the Wisdom Writings. ANSWER e.g. Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Wisdom, Ecclesiasticus.
How many books in the Historical Books section of the Old Testament? ANSWER 13
Name 5 of the Historical Books. ANSWER e.g. Joshua, Judges, Ruth, Samuel (1&2), Kings (1&2), Chronicles (1&2), Ezra & Nehemiah, Tobit, Judith, Esther, Maccabees (1&2).
What side of Jesus did Matthew show us? ANSWER His teaching side
What side of Jesus did Luke show us? ANSWER His caring side
What side of Jesus did John show us? ANSWER His holy side
What side of Jesus did Mark show us? ANSWER His suffering side
Who did Luke write his Gospel for? ANSWER New Christians (used to be Gentiles) in the city of Corinth.
Who did Mark write his Gospel for? ANSWER Christians suffering persecution in Rome.
Which Evangelist knew Peter the disciple very well? ANSWER Mark
Which Evangelist used to train as a doctor? ANSWER Luke
Who wrote for new Christians in the city of Rome? ANSWER Matthew
Name the 3 Gospel stage ANSWER Life Stage, Oral Stage, Written Stage
What do CE and BCE mean ANSWER Before common era and common era
How long did Jesus' public life last? ANSWER 3 years
How long did Jesus' private life last? ANSWER 30 years
How old was Jesus when he began teaching and healing? ANSWER 30
Which of the Evangelists was a Rabbi and taught Jewish scripture in the Synagogue? ANSWER Matthew
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