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Bible Content Assessment
 
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1. The third chapter of Genesis teaches *
2. The beginning of languages is recorded in *
3. Who of the 12 spies brought back a favourable report to Moses? *
4. The third book of Pentateuch is *
5. The call of Abraham is related in *
6. What book means the “second law”? *
7. The man who wrestled with an angel was *
8. Abraham was originally from the city of *
9. The man whose donkey spoke prophesy was *
10. The following events are listed out of the order in which they occurred. Mark the letter which indicates the order in which the events actually occurred:
     a) Isaac to be offered as a sacrifice by Abraham
     b) Joseph is made a ruler in Egypt
     c) Sodom destroyed
     d) Jacob and Esau are born
     e) “You intended to harm me, but god intended it for good” *
11. One of the twelve tribes of Israel *
12. The man who did not “see death” *
13. Joseph’s younger brother was named *
14. Jacob’s wives were *
15. “Do not eat any meat with the blood still in it. Do not practice divination or sorcery. Do not cut the hair at the sides of your head or clip off the edges of your beard,” is a statement found in what book? *
16. What book illustrates the kinsman-redeemer laws in an historical situation? *
17. The Jewish deliverance from Persian persecutions is recorded in *
18. Rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem is emphasized in *
19. The purpose for Israel establishing cities of refuge was to provide safety *
20. Which event happened first *
21. The name of a prophetess and military leader in Israel during the days of the judges was *
22. Gideon delivered Israel from what enemies? *
23. The city where Saul consulted a witch was *
24. Who said: “Who knows whether you have not attained royalty for such a time as this?” *
25. Which is the first of the historical books? *
26. Who said, “If I perish, I perish”? *
27. Who said, “As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord”? *
28. Which book is composed of several acrostic poems? *
29. A virtuous woman is described in *
30. “Vanity of vanities, says the Preacher, ‘Vanity of vanities! All is vanity”’ is from *
31. “Restore unto me the joy of Thy salvation,” is from *
32. “A time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance” is from *
33. Which prophet confronted David with adultery? *
34. “Whoever corrects a mocker invites insult; whoever rebukes a wicked man incurs abuse. Do not rebuke a mocker or he will hate you; rebuke a wise man and he will love you,” is from *
35. “Away with the noise of your songs! I will not listen to the music of your harps. But let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream!” is from *
36. “Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away; for now the winter is past, the rain is over and gone” is found in which of the following? *
37. What book clearly presents the rise and fall of successive world empires? *
38. Belshazzar, king of the Chaldeans, reigned during the time of the prophet *
39. The minor prophet who foretold the birthplace of the Messiah was *
40. “All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned everyone to his own way,” is found in *
41. The prophet who spent his last days in Egypt against his will was *
42. The last of the minor prophets prophesied about *
43. The book which tells of a king who made a huge image of himself as god is *
44. Which of the following groups of prophets were active in Judah before the exile? *
45. In the book of Daniel, how were the words MENE, MENE, TEKEL, PARSIN conveyed? *
46. What book was Jesus reading from when He quoted, “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me”? *
47. Who had the vision of the stone kingdom destroying all the other kingdoms? *
48. The man of God who prayed three times a day toward Jerusalem *
49. The prophet of Pentecost *
50. The prophet who married a prostitute *
51. This prophet ran from God to hide in a ship *
52. The bachelor prophet who was the weeping prophet *
53. The prophet who ministered to the common Jews in Babylon by the river Chebar *
54. The vision of the wheel in the middle of the wheel is a picture of the glory of God by what prophet? *
55. To whom was the following said by God: “Now I have put my words in your mouth. See, today I appoint you over nations and over kingdoms, to pluck up and to pull down, to destroy and to overthrow, to build and to plant”? *
56. The two gospels that include genealogies of Jesus are *
57. Which gospel contains exactly seven of Jesus' miracles? *
58. Which statement comes from Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount? *
59. Which of the Twelve was known as the “disciple whom Jesus loved”? *
60. The Roman emperor who ruled when Christ was born was *
61. When Jesus said, “Among them that are born of women, there hath not arisen a greater,” He was speaking of *
62. Which group would have been most encouraged by the parables of the lost sheep, lost coin, and prodigal son? *
63. Which Gospel was written by a Gentile? *
64. Which gospel contains an abbreviated temptation narrative? *
65. The Gospel containing the most number of parables is *
66. Which book demonstrates that Jesus is both our high priest and the once-and-for-all atoning sacrifice for our sins? *
67. Those who were with Jesus on the mountain during the time of His transfiguration were *
68. The first major church council (in Acts15) centred in a debate over: *
69. This book explains that believers are "Christ's spiritual house," "a holy priesthood," and "a holy nation." *
70. The letter devoted to the forgiveness and restoration of a runaway slave is directed to: *
71. Paul’s major way of combating the heresy in the Colossian church/letter is to: *
72. Ananias and Sapphira are best known for *
73. The mentor who was instrumental in getting the apostle Paul into active ministry 13 years after his conversion was: *
74. The teaching on what it means to be “filled with the Spirit” in our worship and daily life, is most fully developed in: *
75. Justification by faith is the major theme of: *
76. Paul teaches that the “most excellent way” to use spiritual gifts in church is to use them: *
77. The famous “kenosis” passage which illustrates the humility of Christ as a model for us is developed in: *
78. According to Paul in Galatians, Abraham, the Old Testament patriarch, was justified at that time by: *
79. The reason the 2nd coming will not be unexpected for/to believers, according to 2 Thessalonians 2, is: *
80. To be “rejoicing always, continually thankful and praying without ceasing” are a trilogy of qualities which reflect the fact that the believer is: *
81. In Romans, Paul states clearly that he was not ashamed of the Gospel because: *
82. Failure to take financial responsibility for a needy family member (i.e. widow), according to 1 Timothy *
83. Members of the Corinthian church were defined as being “carnal Christians” (1 Cor. 1-4) because they: *
84. The bulk (all but one) of the characteristics of a biblical elder/pastor (developed in 1 Tim. 3) entered around: *
85. The following passage is often used as a Declaration of Pardon in worship: “so if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation; everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new!” Where is it found? *
86. “For freedom Christ has set us free. Stand firm, therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.” Where is this found? *
87. The longest sustained teaching on Biblical giving in the New Testament is found in: *
88. The following events are listed out of the order in which they occurred. Mark the letter which indicates the order in which the events actually occurred.
    a) Stephen’s death
    b) Peter’s vision
    c) Pentecost
    d) Philippian jailer
    e) Paul’s conversion *
89. Because Paul experienced an unusual spiritual out of body experience/revelation/vision (2 Cor.), he was given: *
90. Which book describes the tongue as being physically small, but dangerous? *
91. Which book contains, “If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God”? *
92. How is the following passage from 1 John completed? “If anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous; and he is the atoning sacrifice for our sins… *
93. Where does the following appear: “Likewise, Sodom and Gomorrah and the surrounding cities, which, in the same manner as they, indulged in sexual immorality and pursued unnatural lust, serve as an example by undergoing a punishment of eternal fire”? *
94. “Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God…Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love” occurs in which writing? *
95. Which event occurs earliest in the book of Revelation? *
Using words from the following list, please complete these sentences:
A. Re-incarnation   B. Eschatology   C. Hermeneutics   D. The Fall
E. Omnipotence  
F. Providence   G. Transcendance   H. Incarnation