Can You Get More Than 11 Right on This New Testament Quiz?

By: Tasha Moore
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About This Quiz

Sprinkled throughout this New Testament quiz are easy, somewhat easy and not-so-easy questions designed to boost your score while challenging your biblical knowledge. Recall that the New Testament is packed with Jesus facts dealing with his birth, his miracles, his disciples, his death and his ultimate reign over good and evil. If you have a pretty good understanding of the aforementioned, you are sure to gain at least 11 wins with this Good-book teaser.

Tackling some of the harder questions will require that you know your way around the gospels and that you have a good grasp of New Testament specifics. This is a chance for you to brush up on certain obscure biblical names that you don't see too often. More recognizable notables should trigger some of the particularly prominent events of Christian culture.

Be forewarned, though. You'll need to know the major aspects of the Apocalypse since that part of the Bible is so drenched with details anyway. Whenever necessary, names of biblical texts are offered as mild hints. Knowing a book's author and their style of writing may help you along with some of the answers. Click on to test your Bible know-how now!

In the book of Revelation, where did John receive prophecy?

What are the names of Lazarus' sisters who asked for Jesus's help?

Which one of these women appears in the New Testament?

In the book of Revelation, what color horse did John not see in his vision while on the island of Patmos?

What biblical story does the Christian holiday Good Friday celebrate?

In the book of Acts, the seven sons of Sceva were what occupation?

What two food items did Jesus multiply for the multitude of 5,000 people?

According to the Bible, what did the Holy Ghost appear like when the disciples received it?

The beast of the sea referenced in the thirteenth chapter of the book of Revelation was given power for how many months?

Which king did the three wise men speak with before the three sought baby Jesus?

What group of people does Paul admonish for turning to another gospel?

The book of Revelation states that the gates of New Jerusalem will be made of what?

At Jesus's sentencing, what is the name of the prisoner who the multitude chose to free?

In the book of Ephesians, it states that husbands should love their wives just as Christ also loved, what?

How was the first Christian martyr, Stephen, killed?

In the book of Acts, who fell into a deep sleep during Paul's long preaching?

In the gospel of John, who denied Jesus three times as Jesus had predicted?

According to the book of Colossians, who was the "beloved physician"?

According to the New Testament, what was Matthew's profession before he became a disciple?

According to the New Testament, Simon Peter and Andrew held this profession when Jesus called them to follow him.

According to the book of Mark, what woman asked for the head of John the Baptist?

In the book of John, what did John say he saw descending from heaven like a dove?

According to scripture, what will happen to true believers during the rapture?

What was Paul's name before his conversion?

The beast mentioned in the book of Revelation represents what?

According to the book of Luke, who at the Temple was the first person who knew baby Jesus was the Messiah?

According to the book of Revelation, what vision did John see when he was led into the desert?

In the book of Matthew, what did John the Baptist eat while in the desert?

Before he ascended into heaven, Jesus told his disciples that he had all of this in heaven and earth. What was he referring to?

In the gospel of John, which disciple doubts Jesus's resurrection until he actually sees him?

According to Paul in the book of second Timothy, why did Demas forsake him?

In the book of Revelation, what was John instructed not to write down?

In the book of Acts, what is the name of the damsel who did not open the door of the gate for Peter?

How many people gathered in a crowd after Jesus ascended into heaven?

What is the name of the governor who sentenced Jesus to be crucified?

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