RANDOM QUESTIONS OVER THE BIBLE
1. Where did Cain go to live
after he killed his brother Abel?
2. What was the name of the
land inhabited by Esau and his descendants?
3. At the time of Joseph and
the famine when the children of Israel moved to Egypt, in what part of
the land did they live?
4. When did the manna cease
to be furnished by God to Israel in their exodus from Egypt and journey
to the Promised Land?
5. Where were the bones of Joseph
finally buried when the children of Israel came into the Promised Land?
6. In considering the twelve
tribes of Israel, which two sons of Israel (Jacob) did not have a tribe
named after them?
7. Which cities were cities
of refuge in ancient Israel, and exactly what was their purpose?
8. What were the requirements
of those who took the vow of a Nazarite in ancient Israel?
9. What man during the time
of the judges in Israel (before the time of the kings) had himself made
king and reigned three years over Israel?
10. In the history of Israel,
what men were slain when they couldn't pronounce a word correctly, and
what was that word?
11. To what did the writer of
Proverbs compare a beautiful woman without discretion?
12. What was the name of the
man who took dictation for the prophet Jeremiah?
13. In the book of Daniel, what
was Belteshazzar's Jewish name?
14. What were the gifts the
wise men brought when Jesus was born?
15. Of whom did Jesus say, "Behold
an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile"?
16. In the synagogue of what
city did Jesus preach his sermon on the bread of life?
17. Who was the "deputy" (proconsul)
of Achaia who refused to hear the Jew's complaints against the apostle
Paul in Corinth?
18. Influenced by the preaching
and mighty works of the apostle Paul, in what city did people burn their
books worth 50,000 pieces of silver?
19. When Paul was a prisoner
at Jerusalem, what did his nephew do that was a great service involving
20. Of the seven churches in
Asia mentioned in the book of Revelation, which two are the only ones with
which the Lord does not find fault? (VOL.
32, NO. 1, 1995)
Answers to the Above Questions:
1. Genesis 4:16; 2. Genesis 32:3; 36:1,8;
Genesis 45:9-11; 47:5,6; 4. Exodus 16:35; Joshua 5:10-12;
Genesis 50:25,26; Joshua 24:32; 6. Levi and Joseph; 7.
20; 8. Numbers 6:1-21; 9. Judges 9; 10. Judges 12:1-6; 11.
Proverbs 11:22; 12. Jeremiah 36:4; 45:1; 13.
2:26; 14. Matthew 2:11; 15. John 1:47; 16. John 6:32-59;
Acts 18:12-17; 18. Acts 19:1,13-20; 19. Acts 23:12-35;
Revelation 2:8-11; Philadelphia, Revelation 3:7-12