Can You Match the Bible Story to the Book?

RELIGION

Annette

5 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

The Bible contains some of the greatest stories in literature, but not everyone knows which story happens in which book. UNTIL NOW. In this quiz, we're going to test your knowledge, in Biblical proportions.

Creation of Mankind

The Book of Genesis is where is all begins - literally. You'll find the creation of the universe and creation of mankind in this remarkable book.

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Samson and Delilah

Samson and Delilah can be found in Judges. She was the woman that Samson loved, and she was his downfall.

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Queen of Sheba

The Queen of Sheba can be found in I Kings 10:1-13. The Queen is famous across cultures, and many stories have been made from her life and legend.

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Birth of Jesus Christ

The Birth of Jesus can be found in both Matthew and Luke. It was such an important story that it ended up in two books!

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The Last Supper

The Last Supper is so epic, that it appears in Matthew, Mark, Luke and John! That's where Leonardo da Vinci got his inspiration!

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Adam and Eve

Since Genesis is where it all began, it makes sense that the story of Adam and Eve would be told there. Adam was formed before Eve!

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Noah's Flood

The story of Noah is one of the most famous in the Bible. It takes place in Genesis.

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The Ten Commandments

The Moses story is so profound. The story of the Ten Commandments appears in Exodus.

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Ruth

We had to give you an easy one! The story of Ruth comes from the Book of Ruth.

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Paul Goes to Rome

The story of Paul going to Rome takes place in Acts. The story was written by Luke, who was a physician.

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Jesus' Ascension

The story of Jesus' Ascension to heaven is remarkable and timeless. Be sure to check it out again in Luke and Acts.

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Jesus Feeds 5,000

Jesus Feeds 5,000 takes place in Matthew, Mark, Luke and John! That's a lot of people to feed.

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The Bread of Life

The story of the Bread of Life takes place in John. And you thought bread was bad for you. It is Jesus food.

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The Lost Son

Luke 15:11-32 is where you'll find The Lost Son. “What man of you, having a hundred sheep, if he has lost one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the open country, and go after the one that is lost, until he finds it?"

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Fall of Jerusalem

The Fall of Jerusalem can be found in 2 Kings. "Zedekiah was twenty-one years old when he became king, and he reigned eleven years in Jerusalem."

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Esther Saves the Jews

Well, that was a no-brainer. Esther Saves the Jews can be found in Esther. All of those Biblical heroines deserve their own books.

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The Golden Calf

The Golden Calf can be found in Exodus. Aaron said, “Take off the rings of gold that are in the ears of your wives, your sons, and your daughters, and bring them to me.”

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The Tower of Babel

The Tower of Babel can be found in Genesis. This timeless story appears in art and literature all throughout history.

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Cain and Abel

First it was Adam and Eve, and then come Cain and Abel. And that's just how everything starts!

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Sodom and Gomorrah

All the best stories are at the beginning of the Bible, it seems. Sodom and Gomorrah is one of the most famous tales. It can be found in Genesis.

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David's Power

David's Power can be found in 1 Chronicles 11:1-25. "Then all Israel gathered together to David at Hebron and said, “Behold, we are your bone and flesh."

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Saul Encounters Jesus

Saul Encounters Jesus appears in Acts 9:1-19. “I am Jesus, whom you are persecuting. But rise and enter the city, and you will be told what you are to do.”

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Jesus Is Tempted

Apparently, there was a lot of temptation, because it lasted through Matthew, Mark and Luke. "Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. And after fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry."

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Jesus Walks on Water

Jesus Walks on Water for long periods of time, because he did so through Matthew, Mark and John. "And in the fourth watch of the night he came to them, walking on the sea."

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Jesus' Trial

Jesus' Trial takes place in Matthew, Mark and Luke. "Jesus said to him, 'Friend, do what you came to do.' Then they came up and laid hands on Jesus and seized him."

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The Holy Spirit Comes

The Holy Spirit Comes in Acts. Acts is where you'll also find The Apostles' Courage and Ananias and Sapphira.

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Jesus and Zacchaeus

Jesus and Zacchaeus can be found in Luke 19:1-10. "He entered Jericho and was passing through. And there was a man named Zacchaeus. He was a chief tax collector and was rich."

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Jesus Is Born

Jesus Is Born takes place in two books: Matthew and Luke. That would be the famous story that we see at Christmastime!

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Jonah and the Big Fish

Jonah and the Big Fish - or Whale - is another one of those famous stories that gets its own book! You can find it in Jonah.

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The Lions' Den

The Lions' Den can be found in Daniel. “We shall not find any ground for complaint against this Daniel unless we find it in connection with the law of his God.”

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The Good Samaritan

The Good Samaritan can be found in Luke 10:25-37. “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.”

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Enemy Opposition

The Enemy Opposition can be found in Nehemiah 4:1-23. "So we built the wall. And all the wall was joined together to half its height, for the people had a mind to work."

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Chariot of Fire

Chariot of Fire is found in 2 Kings. The 1981 film "Chariots of Fire," about two Olympic athletes, Christian and Jewish, refers to this story.

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Famine and Unbelief

Famine and Unbelief can be found in 2 Kings 6:24-7:20. “Hear the word of the Lord: thus says the Lord, Tomorrow about this time a seah of fine flour shall be sold for a shekel, and two seahs of barley for a shekel, at the gate of Samaria.”

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God Calls Abraham

God Calls Abraham can be found in Genesis. "Now the Lord said to Abram, 'Go from your country and your kindred and your father's house to the land that I will show you. And I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make your name great, so that you will be a blessing. I will bless those who bless you, and him who dishonors you I will curse, and in you all the families of the earth shall be blessed.'”

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