Clues for: The Bible

Question Answer Value Airdate
After creating the heavens & the earth, God rested on this number day seven 200 December 3, 2014
After creating the heavens & the earth, God rested on this number day seven 200 December 3, 2014
The 4 gospel writers of the New Testament were Matthew, Mark & these 2 John & Luke 400 December 3, 2014
The 4 gospel writers of the New Testament were Matthew, Mark & these 2 John & Luke 400 December 3, 2014
An invasion of these amphibians was the second of the 10 plagues of Egypt frogs 600 December 3, 2014
An invasion of these amphibians was the second of the 10 plagues of Egypt frogs 600 December 3, 2014
This great & wise king built his temple around 1000 B.C. Solomon 800 December 3, 2014
This great & wise king built his temple around 1000 B.C. Solomon 800 December 3, 2014
The longest of these songs is number 119, with 176 verses psalms December 3, 2014
The longest of these songs is number 119, with 176 verses psalms December 3, 2014
The book of Acts begins with Jesus' ascension & ends with the story of this apostle Paul 200 November 28, 2014
The book of Acts begins with Jesus' ascension & ends with the story of this apostle Paul 200 November 28, 2014
The Old Testament was originally mostly written in Hebrew, with a few passages in this language Aramaic 400 November 28, 2014
The Old Testament was originally mostly written in Hebrew, with a few passages in this language Aramaic 400 November 28, 2014
Printers were fined for an error in the "Wicked Bible" of 1631 that commanded readers, "Thou shalt commit" this adultery 600 November 28, 2014
Printers were fined for an error in the "Wicked Bible" of 1631 that commanded readers, "Thou shalt commit" this adultery 600 November 28, 2014
The 14 books called this are omitted from Protestant Bibles the Apocrypha 800 November 28, 2014
The 14 books called this are omitted from Protestant Bibles the Apocrypha 800 November 28, 2014
The Jewish scriptures are the Ketuvim, or "writings"; Nevi'im, or "prophets"; & this, meaning "law" the Torah 1000 November 28, 2014
The Jewish scriptures are the Ketuvim, or "writings"; Nevi'im, or "prophets"; & this, meaning "law" the Torah 1000 November 28, 2014
The Bible attributes more than 3,000 proverbs to this monarch (King) Solomon 200 September 25, 2013
The Bible attributes more than 3,000 proverbs to this monarch (King) Solomon 200 September 25, 2013
At age 187 he had a son named Lamech & went on to live another 782 years Methuselah 400 September 25, 2013
At age 187 he had a son named Lamech & went on to live another 782 years Methuselah 400 September 25, 2013
Dating from the 300s A.D., one of the oldest bibles is a codex that's been in this library since at least 1481 the Vatican Library 600 September 25, 2013
Dating from the 300s A.D., one of the oldest bibles is a codex that's been in this library since at least 1481 the Vatican Library 600 September 25, 2013
Mentioned in Revelation 6, they are sometimes named as Conquest, Slaughter, Famine & Death the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse 800 September 25, 2013
Mentioned in Revelation 6, they are sometimes named as Conquest, Slaughter, Famine & Death the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse 800 September 25, 2013
New Testament authors love this O.T. prophet, like when Matthew 1 references his "a virgin shall conceive" Isaiah 1000 September 25, 2013
New Testament authors love this O.T. prophet, like when Matthew 1 references his "a virgin shall conceive" Isaiah 1000 September 25, 2013
Jeremiah compared the false prophets he'd seen to the sinners of these 2 cities Sodom & Gomorrah 200 June 12, 2008
The births of John & Jesus were heralded by this archangel Gabriel 400 June 12, 2008
This many friends of Daniel were thrown into the fiery furnace but saved by God 3 600 June 12, 2008
This Tarsan was converted on the road to Damascus Saul (or Paul) 800 June 12, 2008
The NRSV is short for this, published in 1989 New Revised Standard Version 1000 June 12, 2008
"The sun and the moon shall be darkened" is the forcast of Joel, one of the 12 minor these prophets 200 March 22, 2007
They're 1 of the 2 groups of people who require a second epistle from Paul, due to backsliding after the first Thessalonians (or Corinthians) 400 March 22, 2007
They're the stories by which Jesus taught--hey, did you hear the one about the sower & soils? parables 600 March 22, 2007
The 117th of these has only 33 words, including 3 "praise"s & 3 "Lord"s the Psalms 800 March 22, 2007
Nonagenarians live to 90; we're not sure what to call Seth & this father of his, who both reached 900 Adam 1000 March 22, 2007
When morning arose, 2 of these beings warned Lot to leave Sodom quickly with his wife & daughters angels 200 February 7, 2003
He sent out a dove & the dove did not return, indicating that "the face of the ground was dry" Noah 400 February 7, 2003
This 4th gospel writer begins his book with "In the beginning was the word, and the word was with God..." John 600 February 7, 2003
In Genesis 32 Jacob's name was changed to this, "For as a prince hast thou power with God and with men" Israel 800 February 7, 2003
He wrote in his epistle to the Galatians, "Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself" Paul 1000 February 7, 2003
God told Moses to place the 10 Commandments in this container the Ark of the Covenant 200 December 25, 2002
Jesus asked this disciple to follow him as he sat in his tax office Matthew 400 December 25, 2002
In writing to the Ephesians, he called himself "An Apostle of Jesus Christ by the Will of God" Paul 600 December 25, 2002
The book of Proverbs is "The Proverbs of" this man, "The Son of David, King of Israel" Solomon 800 December 25, 2002
He asked God, "Behold, I am vile; what shall I answer thee?" Job 1000 December 25, 2002
Created from the earth, this man's name in Hebrew means "red earth" Adam 200 December 13, 2001
It's the numerical name for the principal works of Matthew, Mark, Luke & John the four gospels 400 December 13, 2001
Matthew 10:34 recounts that Jesus, the Prince of Peace, "came not to send peace, but" this instead a sword 600 December 13, 2001
St. Paul attended a conference in Jerusalem to decide if this "cutting" practice was required circumcision 800 December 13, 2001
In II Samuel he laments, "Would God I had died for thee, O Absalom, my son, my son!" David 1000 December 13, 2001
This prophet passed the time he spent inside a fish offering up prayers Jonah 100 January 10, 2001
It's what God "did there confound" to frustrate the building of the Tower of Babel Confound their languages 200 January 10, 2001
When Miriam displeases God in Numbers 12, she comes down with a case of this dreaded skin disease Leprosy 300 January 10, 2001
In Exodus 19, God says that if the children of Israel keep this bargain, they'll be a "peculiar treasure" Covenant 400 January 10, 2001
Paul wrote his first letter to the people of this Greek port after he spent a year & a half there Corinth 500 January 10, 2001
The 12 disciples whom Jesus chose to be his special messengers were called these Apostles 100 December 27, 2000
In Exodus the feast of unleavened bread is combined with this holiday Passover 200 December 27, 2000
Containing 150 songs of praise including "The Lord is my shepherd...", it's the Bible's longest book Psalms 300 December 27, 2000
Though born in Bethlehem, Jesus was raised in this town in Galilee Nazareth 400 December 27, 2000
The Queen of Sheba told this king, "Thy wisdom and prosperity exceedeth the fame which I heard" Solomon 500 December 27, 2000
The 27th of these begins, "The Lord is my light and my salvation, whom shall I fear?" Psalms 100 July 5, 2000
Jacob wrestled this new name out of an angel Israel 200 July 5, 2000
In the King James Version, these large black birds fed Elijah in hiding by the brook Cherith ravens 300 July 5, 2000
This first Christian martyr saw "the heavens opened" right before he was stoned to death Stephen 400 July 5, 2000
Both the gospel of Luke & this book are addressed to someone named Theophilus Acts of the Apostles 500 July 5, 2000
In Biblical book titles in English, the only "song" is the "Song of" this wise king Solomon 100 February 16, 2000
The word "bible" comes from the ancient Greek word for this Book 200 February 16, 2000
Though much of Leviticus is ritual, chapter 19 has the sweeping "Thou shalt love" this person "as thyself" Thy neighbor 300 February 16, 2000
In the New Testament, Jesus recruited apostles on the shore of this "sea" on which he later walked Sea of Galilee 400 February 16, 2000
In the King James Version, it finishes the line "Blessed are the meek: for..." They shall inherit the Earth 500 February 16, 2000
The first 2 disciples Jesus called were Andrew & this man, his brother Simon Peter 100 November 2, 1999
The Philistine king gave David this protection job for life; hey, Kevin Costner could play him in the movie Bodyguard 200 November 2, 1999
One given on taking leave is mentioned in Genesis 31; one of betrayal in Matthew 26 Kiss 300 November 2, 1999
These structures mentioned included those of Penuel, Eder, Hananel & of course, of Babel Towers 400 November 2, 1999
Some say this object was actually a conjunction of Jupiter & Saturn in the constellation of Pisces Star of Bethlehem 500 November 2, 1999
Of 40, 100 or 400, the one closest to the total years the Israelites were in captivity in Egypt 400 100 October 6, 1999
At 969, he was the Bible's longest-lived man Methuselah 200 October 6, 1999
In the Old Testament, Othniel, Ehud, Shamgar & others collectively, but not Judy Judges 300 October 6, 1999
At Passover, this thief was freed in place of Jesus Barabbas 400 October 6, 1999
Eve is the first woman mentioned in the Bible; this unnamed woman is second in Genesis 4:17 Cain\'s wife 500 October 6, 1999
This boy escaped Pharaoh's order to kill all male Hebrew babies Moses 100 December 1, 1997
Because he was short, Zacchaeus climbed one of these to see Jesus over the crowd around him Sycamore tree 200 December 1, 1997
Herod had this apostle, the brother of John, killed with a sword James 300 December 1, 1997
David & this prince became good friends after routing the Philistines Jonathan 400 December 1, 1997
Number of the psalm that begins "The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want" 23rd 100 September 17, 1997
The Wise Men, sent to Bethlehem by this king, were warned by God not to return to him Herod 200 September 17, 1997
It's the book in which Pharaoh says, "Every son that is born ye shall cast into the river" Exodus 300 September 17, 1997
The book of Acts is also known by the longer title "The Acts of" these men The Apostles September 17, 1997
The Lord's Prayer says, "And lead us not into temptation, but" do this Deliver us from evil 100 July 1, 1997
This brother of Moses often acted as his spokesman Aaron 200 July 1, 1997
Early in his ministry, Jesus was thrust out of this city "Where he had been brought up" Nazareth 300 July 1, 1997
Apostle who said to Jesus, "Lord, we know not whither thou goest; and how can we know the way?" Thomas 400 July 1, 1997
In Genesis Leah is described as "tender eyed" & this sister as "beautiful and well favored" Rachel 500 July 1, 1997
This husband of Mary is not named in Mark's gospel Joseph 100 June 23, 1997
Solomon proposed that this object of contention be divided between 2 women a baby 200 June 23, 1997
Ezekiel reported that God commended Daniel, Noah & this sufferer for their righteousness Job 300 June 23, 1997
Of her twin boys, Rebekah favored this one Jacob 400 June 23, 1997
Abner fought for Ish-Boseth against this king but later agreed to join him King David 500 June 23, 1997
The gospel according to Mark doesn't mention this husband of Mary by name Joseph 100 May 2, 1997
The book of Ecclesiastes is traditionally ascribed to this wise king Solomon 200 May 2, 1997
David was instantly taken with this woman after he saw her bathing Bathsheba 300 May 2, 1997
He was the Bible's first murder victim Abel 400 May 2, 1997
In Acts 15:14 this apostle is referred to as Simeon Simon (Peter) 500 May 2, 1997
Cousin to whom Elisabeth said, "Blessed art thou among women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb" Mary 100 March 17, 1997
The 4 Gospels appear in this order Matthew, Mark, Luke & John 200 March 17, 1997
In the Latin Vulgate bible, this book is called "Liber Judicum" Judges 300 March 17, 1997
This angel makes his only O.T. appearance when he interprets Daniel's vision of a ram & a goat Gabriel 400 March 17, 1997
After seducing Bathsheba, David plotted to have this man, her husband, killed in battle Uriah the Hittite March 17, 1997
The Lord called Moses' people stiff-necked, meaning stubborn, for making this idol & worshiping it The Golden Calf 100 December 13, 1996
Jesus called it a den of thieves & ordered it cleansed, angering the priests The Temple 200 December 13, 1996
Judge Shamgar slew 600 of these people with an ox goad; David slew just one with a sling & a stone Philistines 300 December 13, 1996
Famous quote from Jesus that precedes "But by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God" "Man does not live by bread alone" 400 December 13, 1996
The first word in Romans 1:1 is his name Paul 500 December 13, 1996
Man's first job was as a gardener, as God told him to dress & keep the garden of Eden Adam 100 November 6, 1995
The last word in the King James Version Old Testament is "curse" & this is the first word "In" 200 November 6, 1995
In the New Testament order, Paul's first epistle goes to this group, not friends or countrymen the Romans 300 November 6, 1995
During the second plague these amphibians came out of the water frogs 400 November 6, 1995
Jesus said "Among those born of women there is not a greater prophet than" this man of the wilderness John the Baptist November 6, 1995
The name of this precious metal occurs in the Bible 409 times gold 100 October 6, 1995
The concept of turning these weapons into plowshares is mentioned in both Micah & Isaiah swords 200 October 6, 1995
The Beatitudes begin this "sermon" found only in Matthew The Sermon on the Mount 300 October 6, 1995
In the Hebrew bible, the word Bavel refers to Babel as well as to this Mesopotamian city & its region Babylon 400 October 6, 1995
The name of this site of the final cosmic battle between good & evil means "Mount Megiddo" Armageddon 500 October 6, 1995
His sister Miriam watched as he was discovered by Pharaoh's daughter on the Nile Moses 100 May 30, 1995
It was Peter's original name Simon 200 May 30, 1995
Jesus told many of these short stories with double meanings, including that of the unjust judge parables 300 May 30, 1995
A standard unit of weight equal to about 1/2 ounce, or the silver coin of that weight shekel 400 May 30, 1995
This apostle was en route from Fair Haven to Phoenix when he & his captors were shipwrecked Paul 500 May 30, 1995
This city, the birthplace of Jesus, was also where Samuel anointed King David Bethlehem 100 May 23, 1994
In Genesis God told this creature it would eat dust "all the days of thy life" the serpent 200 May 23, 1994
After he was called forth from the dead, he appeared "bound hand and foot with graveclothes" Lazarus 300 May 23, 1994
The Latin Vulgate calls this book of the Bible "Liber Judicum" Judges 400 May 23, 1994
The single longest of Paul's epistles is addressed to these people the Romans 500 May 23, 1994
In Exodus, this miracle occured after a strong east wind blew all night Parting of the Red Sea 100 November 18, 1993
Type of event in Cana at which Jesus turned water into wine Wedding 200 November 18, 1993
Of the four authors of the gospels, the one who was a tax collector Matthew 300 November 18, 1993
Luke 8:2 talks of Mary called Magdalene, out of whom went this many devils 7 400 November 18, 1993
In the book of Esther, he was hanged on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai Haman 500 November 18, 1993
In chronological order, this book of the Bible comes first Genesis 100 October 29, 1992
According to the Open Bible, this fee paid to Judas was worth over $3500 30 pieces of silver 200 October 29, 1992
Since he wasn't an eyewitness to the events, this doctor's gospel is all secondhand Luke 300 October 29, 1992
In Exodus 24:12 God said to him, "I will give thee tables of stone, and a law, and commandments..." Moses 100 September 28, 1992
He, not Gabriel, is the only one in the Bible who's specifically called an "archangel" Michael 200 September 28, 1992
After Jesus' death, this man of Arimathea obtained his body & buried it in his own tomb Joseph 300 September 28, 1992
"In the beginning was the word" are the beginning words of this gospel John 400 September 28, 1992
After Eutychus fell from a window to his death, he was restored to life by this apostle Paul September 28, 1992
The Book of Revelation equates Christ with alpha & omega, the first and last letters of this alphabet the Greek alphabet 100 September 8, 1992
In Chapter 7 of Exodus, God turns the waters of the Nile into this blood 200 September 8, 1992
13 of the New Testament's 27 books are attributed to him Paul 300 September 8, 1992
The name of this final book of the Pentateuch means "second law" Deuteronomy 400 September 8, 1992
In Matthew the value of entering the Kingdom of Heaven is likened to this gem a pearl September 8, 1992
Adam & Eve sewed leaves of this tree "together, and made themselves aprons" the fig tree 100 March 6, 1992
God guided the Israelites out of this country with a pillar of cloud by day & of fire by night Egypt 200 March 6, 1992
John 1:29 calls Jesus this animal "of God, which taketh away the sin of the world" a lamb 300 March 6, 1992
This wise successor of David is also called Jedidiah, meaning "Yahweh's beloved" Solomon 400 March 6, 1992
God instructed Noah to use this kind of wood to build the ark gopher wood 500 March 6, 1992
When chosen by God to lead the Israelites, he said "But I am slow of speech, and of a slow tongue" Moses 100 November 12, 1991
To escape from Damascus, this "Apostle to the Gentiles" was lowered over the city walls in a basket Paul 200 November 12, 1991
According to the Psalm, "The days of our years are threescore years and" this ten 300 November 12, 1991
Although elderly & barren, this cousin of Mary gave birth to John the Baptist Elizabeth 500 November 12, 1991
He wrestled with an angel "until the breaking of the day" Jacob November 12, 1991
Among these tales told by Jesus were those "of the net", "of the mustard seed" & "of the hidden treasures" parables 100 April 10, 1990
I Corinthians 7:9 states, "It is better to marry than to" do this burn 200 April 10, 1990
It was like coriander seed, white; & the taste of it was like wafers made with honey manna 300 April 10, 1990
While carting this, Uzza touched it to right it after the oxen stumbled, & the Lord smote him the Ark of the Covenant 500 April 10, 1990
Things saved from this city were the gold & silver, the iron & brass vessels & Rahab & her family Jericho April 10, 1990
Some Biblical scholars believe it was an orange or a quince -- or possibly an apricot The Forbidden Fruit 100 March 23, 1990
Governor of Judea who asked Jesus, "Art thou the king of the Jews?" Pontius Pilate 200 March 23, 1990
A ladder reaching to heaven appeared to him in a dream Jacob 300 March 23, 1990
God first appeared to Moses in this form Burning Bush 400 March 23, 1990
The first verse of the book of Proverbs attributes its authorship to this man Solomon March 23, 1990
Half of the Psalms are attributed to this king whose name means "Beloved (Of God)" David 100 January 29, 1990
This New Testament apostle is also called Simon, Simeon or Cephas Peter 200 January 29, 1990
This came out of the rock at Horeb after Moses struck it with his rod Water 300 January 29, 1990
This gospel writer was a tax collector at Capernaum when Jesus 1st met him Matthew January 29, 1990
The 10 included flies, lice, frogs & locusts The Plagues of Egypt 100 September 20, 1989
John 2 relates this incident at Cana as Jesus' 1st miracle Changing Water into Wine 200 September 20, 1989
In a parable, Jesus compared this kingdom to a grain of mustard seed Kingdom of Heaven 300 September 20, 1989
When Eliphaz told him "Man is born unto trouble", he could have answered, "You're telling me!" Job 400 September 20, 1989
The Aramaic name for Calvary, the hill in Jerusalem on which Jesus was crucified Golgotha 500 September 20, 1989
It's referred to in the New Testament as the Scriptures the Torah (or the Pentateuch) 100 November 11, 1987
God said this man, childless at the time, would have as many descendants as the number of stars in heaven Abraham 200 November 11, 1987
Joseph was sold to the Ishmaelites for this price: two-thirds of what Judas got for betraying Jesus 20 pieces of silver 300 November 11, 1987
It takes 13 verses in Exodus 26 to tell how to make the curtains for this tent that held the Holy Ark the tabernacle 400 November 11, 1987
Greek for "hidden books", Lutherans view these as non-canonical, but useful works Apocrypha 500 November 11, 1987
When Judah & Israel split into 2 separate nations, this 1 retained Jersualem as its capital Judah 100 December 10, 1986
Biblical phrase that's the title of this 1967 hit "My Cup Runneth Over with Love" December 10, 1986
Isaac sent this hairy son, not Jacob, to go hunting for venison Esau 100 October 14, 1986
Name of this king, who had a peaceful reign, derives from "Shalom", meaning "peace" Solomon 200 October 14, 1986
When they were slaves, the Israelites lived in this part of the land O'Egypt Goshen 400 October 14, 1986
Relationship of Naomi to Ruth mother-in-law 500 October 14, 1986
Biblical prophecy portrayed by this N.Y. sculpture: "They shall beat their swords into plowshares." October 14, 1986
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Jesus catered a dinner for thousands with 7 loaves of bread & a few of these fishes 100 October 29, 1985
Both Joseph in the Old Testament & Jesus in the New were "sold" for this substance silver 200 October 29, 1985
David was skilled at playing this instrument lyre (or harp) 300 October 29, 1985
The 2nd book of the Old Testament Exodus 100 December 7, 1984
Image of worship built of old jewelry while Moses was on the mountain the golden calf 200 December 7, 1984
The longest of the 2 "Testaments" the Old 100 December 3, 1984
He lived to be 969 years old Methuselah 200 December 3, 1984
Jesus said that only "he that is without sin" could do this cast the first stone 300 December 3, 1984