RANDOM QUESTIONS OVER THE BIBLE
1. What does the first verse
in the Bible and the last verse in the Bible say?
2. What all did God create on
the first day of creation?
3. Although God made light on
the first day of creation, on which day do the sun and moon appear?
4. What are three expressive
similes used in the book of Genesis to describe the vast and prolific number
of descendents to come from Abraham, and what is another one not as well
known spoken by Jacob?
5. Prophetically, what expanded
meaning does the apostle Paul see in the promise of the great numbers of
descendents which were to come from Abraham?
6. Where was the region of Bashan
in Israel, and what does it seem to have been noted for?
7. Who was hanged on the gallows
he had built to execute another man?
8. Which is the longest chapter
in the Bible?
9. Which disciples did Jesus
call "sons of thunder"?
10. What are the names of four
of the brothers (half brothers) of Jesus given in the Scriptures?
11. What is the shortest verse
in the Bible?
12. Who was Agabus, how many
times is he mentioned in the New Testament, and under what circumstances?
13. What was the name of John
14. Against the people of what
city in the book of Acts did Paul and Barnabas shake the dust off their
feet and go on to another city?
15. What are the last words
actually spoken by the apostle Peter in the New Testament?
16. What chapter in the New
Testament has the greatest number of times the word "brethren" (brothers)
found in it?
17. As mentioned in Acts 22,
what were two ways people became Roman citizens?
18. Which epistles in the New
Testament do not bear the names of their author?
19. Which epistles in the New
Testament not only bear the name of Paul, but are coupled with Timothy?
20. Which epistles in the New
Testament not only bear the name of Paul, but jointly bear the names of
Silas and Timothy?
Answers to the Above Questions:
1. Genesis 1:1 and Revelation 22:21; 2. Heaven
and earth (in the rough, raw material state) and light (Genesis 1:1-5;
Exodus 20:11); 3. Genesis 1:3-5; 1:14-19; 4. (1) As the dust
of the earth (Genesis 13:14-16; 28:14); (2) As the stars of the heaven
(Genesis 15:5,6; 26:4); (3) As the sand of the sea/seashore (Genesis 22:15-18;
32:12); ONE NOT AS WELL KNOWN: As fish increase, meaning of Hebrew behind
words translated "let them grow into a multitude" (Genesis 48:16, KJV)
and spoken by Jacob on his deathbed in the land of the Nile River; 5.
Christians-Galatians 3:6-9,29 (Romans 9:6-8); 6. East and NE of
the Sea of Galilee; noted for cattle and livestock (Deuteronomy 32:14;
Psalms 22:12; Ezekiel 39:18; Amos 4:1); 7. Esther 5:9-14; 7:9,10;
9:25; 8. Psalms 119; 9. Mark 3:17; Luke 9:51-56;
Matthew 13:55; Mark 6:3; 11. John 11:35; 12. Acts 11:27-30;
21:10,11; 13. Acts 12:12; 14. Acts 13:14, 50-52;
Acts 15:11; 16. Acts 15 (found 11 times, fittingly in this chapter
on the question of Gentile and Jewish Christians); 17. Acts 22:27,28
Hebrews; I, II, and III John; 19. II Corinthians 1:1; Philippians
1:1; Colossians 1:1; Philemon, verse 1; 20. I Thessalonians 1:1;
II Thessalonians 1:1.