Bible Trivia Quiz Questions

Free Bible trivia with a variety of topics including Bible related free trivia questions and answers.

Why is the egg a symbol of Easter?
A: As an ancient symbol of new life, it's considered a fitting symbol for the Resurrection.

What is the most common name in the Bible--shared by 32 people in the Old Testament and one in the New Testament?
A: Zechariah.

According to the Bible, what weapons was the Philistine giant Goliath carrying when he was slain by David?
A: A sword and a spear, according to I Samuel 17:45

Along what body of water is there a low salt mountain some believe is the pillar of salt that Lot's wife was turned into after the destruction of the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah?
A: The Dead Sea.

What does the word Amen mean?
A: "So be it" or "Let it be".

How wide and deep was the moat dug around the famous 21-foot-high wall that protected the biblical city of Jericho in 7000 B.C.?
A: It was 15 feet wide and 9 feet deep.

In what language was the New Testament originally written?
A: In Greek.

How many of the 150 psalms in the Bible's Book of Psalms are attributed to Moses?
A: One-- Psalm 90, "A Prayer of Moses, the man of God."

According to the Bible, on what day did God divide land and water?
A: On the third day. (Genesis 1:9)

What was the playing time of the Bible when the American Foundation for the Blind recorded the entire 774,000-word King James version in 1944?
A: 84-1/2 hours.

Fun bible trivia

According to the Bible, how many pearly gates are there?
A: 12 (Revelations 21:12-21.

What was the total population of the world at the time of Christ?
A: About 200 million.

According to the Bible, in what city were the disciples of Jesus first called Christians?
A: In Antioch, one of the earliest centers of Christianity (Acts 11:26).

In the Bible, who saw the handwriting on the wall?
A: The Babylonian king Belshazzar (Daniel 5:1-5).

What were the names of the three wise men?
A: Balthazar, Caspar and Melchior.

How high were the walls of Jericho before they came tumbling down?
A: Twenty one feet.

How many people were on Noah's Ark?
A: Eight--- Noah, his wife; and his sons, Shem, Ham and Japheth and their wives.

How many decks were there on Noah's Ark?
A: Three, according to Genesis 6:16

Who were the parents of King Solomon?
A: David and Bathsheba.

What was the first imprisonment recorded in the Bible?
A: The jailing of Joseph by Potiphar, the captain of the Egyptian pharaoh's guards, after Joseph was falsely accused of trying to seduce Potiphar's wife (Genesis 39:6-20)

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