Clues for: The Bible

Question Answer Value Airdate
In Exodus, God promises to "rain bread from heaven"; when the Israelites see it, they call it this manna 200 June 2, 2021
Biblical dreamers include Joseph & in the gospel of Matthew, the wife of this Roman governor (Pontius) Pilate 400 June 2, 2021
A version known as the "Wicked Bible" was printed in 1631 with the typo "Thou shalt commit" this sin adultery 600 June 2, 2021
The shortest verse in the King James Bible is John 11:35, these 2 words Jesus wept 800 June 2, 2021
Not to be confused with Barabbas, this companion of Paul has sometimes been credited with writing the epistle to the Hebrews Barnabas 1000 June 2, 2021
This third gospel is the only one that mentions the Roman emperors Augustus & Tiberius Luke 200 December 9, 2016
When confronted by God for misbehavior in Genesis 3, Adam blames Eve & Eve blames this creature the serpent 400 December 9, 2016
The 26th of these biblical poems begins, "Judge me, O Lord; for I have walked in mine integrity" Psalms 600 December 9, 2016
The name of this villain in the Book of Esther comes before "tasch" in the name of a Purim pastry Haman 800 December 9, 2016
Zechariah predicted the new king would arrive in Jerusalem on one of these animals, & Jesus later does an ass (a donkey accepted) 1000 December 9, 2016
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
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
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 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
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 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
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
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
Among the Ten Commandments are "Thou shalt not kill" & "Remember" this "day, to keep it holy" the sabbath 100 May 15, 1997
Jesus' Sermon on the Mount is found in its entirety only in this first gospel Matthew 200 May 15, 1997
When he refused to worship Darius the Mede instead of God, Darius had him thrown into a lion's den Daniel 300 May 15, 1997
Before the betrayal he served as treasurer for the disciples Judas Iscariot 400 May 15, 1997
During a wedding feast in Cana, Jesus performed this miracle turning water into wine 500 May 15, 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
This apostle was born in the Greek city of Tarsus Paul (Saul) 100 October 9, 1996
He told his sons-in-law to get out of Sodom because the Lord was going to destroy the city Lot 200 October 9, 1996
Of this newborn son, Zacharias said, "Thou shalt go before the face of the Lord to prepare his ways" John the Baptist 300 October 9, 1996
Esau told him "I am at the point to die; and what profit shall this birthright do to me?" Jacob 400 October 9, 1996
In the King James Version, the first of the 12 historical books following the Pentateuch is named for him Joshua 500 October 9, 1996
In Genesis 3:19 God told him that he would have to earn his living by the sweat of his brow Adam 100 April 18, 1996
Lot's wife looked back at this city where she'd lived Sodom 200 April 18, 1996
Noah built an ark & his descendants are credited with this larger, unfinished building project Tower of Babel 300 April 18, 1996
It was killed for the feast celebrating the return of the Prodigal Son the fatted calf 400 April 18, 1996
The name of this queen who tried to kill Elijah has been applied to any scheming, evil woman Jezebel 500 April 18, 1996
In Numbers 10:35-36 Moses addressed this container as "Lord" the Ark of the Covenant 100 January 8, 1996
2 of Hiel's sons died when he incurred Joshua's curse by rebuilding this city Jericho 200 January 8, 1996
He & his brother Moses were denied entrance to Canaan for the sin of striking the rock Aaron 300 January 8, 1996
This son of Abraham was the first circumcised at 8 days as commanded by God Isaac 400 January 8, 1996
After he was blinded, Samson was set to work at a mill in this southernmost Philistine city Gaza 500 January 8, 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
Jesus' first miracle was turning water into this wine 100 July 12, 1995
Chapter 6 of the book of Joshua is devoted to the victory at this battle Jericho 200 July 12, 1995
While Matthew says he hanged himself, Acts says he bought a field & there met a gruesome death Judas 300 July 12, 1995
Genesis tells us Noah's ark was made of gopher wood; Exodus 25:10 says this was made of shittim or acacia the Ark of the Covenant 400 July 12, 1995
Though his oldest living son, Adonijah, aspired to the throne, David had this son anointed instead Solomon 500 July 12, 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 garden is the first specific place on earth named in the Bible Eden 100 May 11, 1995
From Luke we learn the Lord's supper goes back to a dinner during this holiday Passover 200 May 11, 1995
"A very grievous hail" was the seventh of these plagues (10 plagues on Egypt) 300 May 11, 1995
When he died, his garments were put on his son Eleazar by his brother Moses Aaron 400 May 11, 1995
In Genesis 32 he wrestled an angel Jacob 500 May 11, 1995
Among his titles are the son of David, Lamb of God & King of kings Jesus 100 February 10, 1995
In Psalms & in Matthew it says that the meek "shall inherit" this the earth 200 February 10, 1995
Deuteronomy ends with a tribute to this late leader "whom the Lord knew face to face" Moses 300 February 10, 1995
21 books of the New Testament are in the form of these letters, with at least 13 attributed to Paul epistles 400 February 10, 1995
After she was orphaned, this future queen was raised by her cousin Mordecai Esther 500 February 10, 1995
The Lord prepared a great fish to swallow up this man who spent 3 days & nights inside it Jonah 100 November 11, 1994
According to Genesis 1:1, it's when "God created the heaven and the earth" "In the beginning" 200 November 11, 1994
2 Chronicles 5 says that when this was installed in the temple it contained only 2 tablets the Ark of the Covenant 300 November 11, 1994
Joseph interpreted these for the chief butler, the chief baker & the pharaoh dreams 400 November 11, 1994
"Beware of false" ones of these "which come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves" prophets 500 November 11, 1994
In Mark 1:8 he says, "I indeed have baptized you with water: but he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost John the Baptist 100 July 20, 1994
In the Book of Acts, this author of the first gospel is mentioned by name for the last time Matthew 200 July 20, 1994
In Revelation 2:17, the faithful are promised this food from heaven manna 300 July 20, 1994
When the Israelites left Egypt, they took the bones of this son of Jacob for burial at Shechem Joseph 400 July 20, 1994
Before his fatal defeat, this king consulted with a medium at Endor King Saul 500 July 20, 1994
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
From a burning bush, God ordered Moses to bring the Israelites out of this country Egypt 100 May 11, 1994
It was the fate of Lot's wife for turning back to see the burning city of Sodom being turned into a pillar of salt 200 May 11, 1994
Number of the Psalm that begins, "The Lord is my shepherd" the 23rd 300 May 11, 1994
He was Jacob's twin brother Esau 400 May 11, 1994
He's sometimes called the "Prince of the Apostles" Peter 500 May 11, 1994
When asked the whereabouts of Abel, he replied, "I know not: am I my brother's keeper" Cain 100 February 24, 1994
Before his ministry, Jesus is believed to have practiced this trade taught to him by Joseph carpentry 200 February 24, 1994
Some of these mentioned in the Bible are Horeb, Carmel & Olives mounts 300 February 24, 1994
In addition to 6 sons, Leah bore him a daughter, Dinah Jacob 400 February 24, 1994
"To every thing there is a season", begins a famous passage from this book Ecclesiastes 500 February 24, 1994
"The Lord set about a mark upon" this son of Adam "lest any finding him should kill him" Cain 100 January 24, 1994
The publicans that Luke refers to aren't innkeepers, but collectors of these taxes 200 January 24, 1994
David was afraid to handle this object after God smote Uzza for touching it the Ark of the Covenant 300 January 24, 1994
1 & 2 Corinthians both begin with this, their author's name Paul 400 January 24, 1994
Naomi's Maobite daughter-in-law who traveled to Bethlehem with her Ruth 500 January 24, 1994
The fourth of the Ten Commandments says, "Remember" this "day, to keep it holy" the sabbath 100 January 17, 1994
In Genesis 19, angels warned Lot to take his wife & daughters & flee this city Sodom 200 January 17, 1994
David saw her from the roof of his house, summoned her & seduced her Bathsheba 300 January 17, 1994
Before they were chosen apostles, Peter, Andrew, James & John had this trade fishermen 400 January 17, 1994
Jesus said there was no greater prophet than this man, his cousin John the Baptist 500 January 17, 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
Some Bibles say Lot's wife was turned into "a statue" made of this; others say it was "a pillar" salt 100 November 27, 1992
"He loved a woman in the valley of Sorek whose name was Delilah" Samson 200 November 27, 1992
"Watch and pray that ye enter not into temptation:" this "indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak" the spirit 300 November 27, 1992
"The wolf also shall dwell with" this animal, "and the leopard shall lie down with the kid" the lamb 400 November 27, 1992
These "dead" insects "cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savour" flies 500 November 27, 1992
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
Moses stretched forth his rod & an east wind brought these grasshoppers as a plague on Egypt locust 100 October 15, 1991
The queen of this city visited Solomon to test his wisdom Sheba 200 October 15, 1991
He was Abraham & Sarah's only son Isaac 300 October 15, 1991
In the book of Revelation, this horse represents Death the pale horse 400 October 15, 1991
Jesus said, "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for" these people his friends 500 October 15, 1991
1 of this giant's relatives was not only a giant himself, but had 12 fingers & 12 toes Goliath 100 September 27, 1991
Moses died on Mount Nebo & this man, his brother, on Mount Hor Aaron 200 September 27, 1991
This son of Noah is called "The Father of Canaan" Ham 400 September 27, 1991
Genesis 10 tells that this mighty hunter built Nineveh, the ancient Assyrian capital Nimrod 500 September 27, 1991
Timepiece mentioned in Isaiah 38:8 sundial September 27, 1991
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Luke said it was his voice crying in the wilderness that Esaias the prophet talked about John the Baptist 400 February 11, 1991
He replaced Judas as 1 of the 12 Apostles Matthias 500 February 11, 1991
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Of the Apostles, this traitor is always mentioned last Judas 100 January 28, 1991
His brothers dipped his multicolored coat in blood to convince their father he was dead Joseph 200 January 28, 1991
In Leviticus the Lord orders a day of atonement, which in the Jewish religion is called this Yom Kippur 300 January 28, 1991
It was to this sister of Lazarus & Mary that Jesus said, "I am the resurrection and the life" Martha 400 January 28, 1991
After Cain slew Abel, Eve bore this son as a consolation Seth 500 January 28, 1991
In Joshua, when the 12 men carrying the Ark of the Covenant set foot in this river, the river parted the Jordan 100 December 20, 1990
The second time Moses climbed Mount Sinai he had to bring a new pair of these with him tablets 200 December 20, 1990
The stories of Deborah, Gideon & Samson are found in this book Judges 300 December 20, 1990
Solomon also ordered fir & algum trees from this country for the temple Lebanon 400 December 20, 1990
Though Romans comes 1st in the Bible, chronologically the earliest of his epistles is I Thessalonians Paul 500 December 20, 1990
Jesus said to do this "unto him who smiteth thee on the one cheek" turn the other cheek 100 December 13, 1990
Its the 5th book of the New Testament, or the first book of the Bible, listed alphabetically Acts 200 December 13, 1990
In listing the twelve aposttes, the gospels always mention his name first Peter 300 December 13, 1990
Nebuchadnezzar dreamt of a tree reaching to heaven; he dreamt of a ladder Jacob December 13, 1990
In the Bible you didn't just put these on, you "girded" them on, as David did in I Samuel 25:13 swords 100 July 18, 1990
He's said to have been the oldest person who ever lived, reaching the age of 969 Methuselah 200 July 18, 1990
It wasn't the name of just one king but a dynasty that ruled in the Holy Land in New Testament times Herod 300 July 18, 1990
The three languages in which Pilate wrote "Jesus of Nazareth King of the Jews" on the cross at the crucifixion Latin, Greek & Aramaic 400 July 18, 1990
Psalms has the most chapters, 150, & this prophetic book is second with 66 Isaiah 500 July 18, 1990
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 the 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
God placed cherubium & a flaming sword east of this place from which Adam & Eve were banned Eden 100 October 30, 1989
He wa ssold into slavery by his brothers but later became the 2nd ranking ruler of Egypt Joseph 200 October 30, 1989
Though not the oldest, this son was the one David wanted to succeed him as King of Israel Solomon 300 October 30, 1989
This ancient language of Syria was the common language in Jesus' day, having displaced Hebrew Aramaic 400 October 30, 1989
According to the Gospel of John, these were the last 3 words spoken by Jesus on the cross "It is finished" 500 October 30, 1989
Jesus told Peter, "Enter not into temptation; the spirit indeed is willing, but" this "is weak" "the flesh" 100 October 3, 1989
The original Ten Commandments weren't written with a BIC but with his finger God 200 October 3, 1989
Leviticus 13:45 says to go about crying "unclean" if one has the disease commonly translated as this leprosy 300 October 3, 1989
According to Revelation, it's the number of the beast with 2 horns 666 400 October 3, 1989
On his way to trial in Rome, this Apostle was shipwrecked & lived on an island for 3 months Paul 500 October 3, 1989
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
Signs that a person was "in" this included torn clothes, ashes on the head, & wearing sackcloth mourning 100 December 26, 1988
He encouraged his son Solomon to build the temple & even gave him the plans David 200 December 26, 1988
Deuteronomy ends with his death at age 120 on a mountain overlooking the Promised Land Moses 300 December 26, 1988
According to Mark 1:3, he was the "voice crying in the wilderness" John the Baptist 500 December 26, 1988
When asked if he believed in paying tribute, Jesus coined this proverb Pay unto Caesar what is Caesar\'s (Render unto Caesar what is Caesar\'s) December 26, 1988
According to Romans 6:23, "The wages of" this "is death" sin 100 September 5, 1988
Psalm 133 reports that Aaron's was so long it hung down to the skirts of his garments his beard 200 September 5, 1988
The New Testament consists of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Epistles & the Book of this Revelations 300 September 5, 1988
God wanted him to preach to the city of Nineveh; he said no & became "food for the fish" Jonah 400 September 5, 1988
He was "sitting at the receipt of custom" when Jesus asked him to become a disciple Matthew 500 September 5, 1988
Harper's Bible Dictionary says this queen probably visited Solomon to set up an alliance & trade zones Queen of Sheba 100 February 15, 1988
The famous tower was built at Babel, Hebrew for this famous city Babylon 200 February 15, 1988
Jesus was crucified along with 2 men guilty of this crime stealing (theft) 300 February 15, 1988
He called himself "The Least of the Apostles" because he had persecuted the early Christians Paul 400 February 15, 1988
Moses taught the Israelites, "Love ye therefore the stranger: for ye were strangers in" this land Egypt 500 February 15, 1988
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
Harper's Bible Dictionary calls them twin cities of infamy Sodom and Gomorrah 100 November 6, 1987
As King Nebuchadnezzar's capital, it was the largest city in the civilized world Babylon 200 November 6, 1987
It is believed that the New Testament refers to 7 different "kings" all bearing this name Herod(s) 300 November 6, 1987
The Bible says he got his name because he was drawn out of the water Moses 400 November 6, 1987
1 of 2 groups to whom Paul wrote 2 New Testament epistles Corinthians (and the Thessalonians) November 6, 1987
In some versions, there are stories of both David & a man named Elhanan killing this giant Goliath 100 October 9, 1987
Hiel of Bethel rebuilt this city that Joshua had destroyed Jericho 200 October 9, 1987
Jacob dreamed of the ladder as he slept on pillows made of these stones 300 October 9, 1987
Abraham was four score & 7 years old on the 1st birthday of this son born to him by Hagar Ishmael 400 October 9, 1987
Since a chariot of fire took him up to heaven, it's a long trip back on Passover for the wine Elijah 500 October 9, 1987
Samson killed 1000 Philistines with this part of an ass's anatomy the jawbone 100 September 15, 1987
Jochebed's baby, whom Pharaoh's daughter paid Jochebed to nurse Moses 200 September 15, 1987
King David was the 2nd-most famous individual born in this city Bethlehem 300 September 15, 1987
While Paul's original 1st name was Saul, Peter's was this Simon 400 September 15, 1987
Reputed author of the Acts of the Apostles, which is considered a continuation of his gospel Luke 500 September 15, 1987
Though King Darius didn't want to do it, palace intrigues made him cast Daniel into this the lions\' den 100 January 7, 1987
Pharaoh ordered all baby boys of the Hebrews to be cast into it the Nile 200 January 7, 1987
King Nebuchadnezzar ordered Shadrach, Meshach & Abednego cast into this the fiery furnace 300 January 7, 1987
During a storm, he told the sailors to cast him into the sea to make it calm Jonah 400 January 7, 1987
According to Revelation, he will be bound & cast into a bottomless pit for 1000 years the devil (Satan) 500 January 7, 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