- According to John’s Gospel, which among the twelve disciples of Jesus Christ is the ‘son of perdition’?
- Who is the only character in the Bible known to have wrestled with an angel?
- Enumerate the four faithful young men who refused to eat the sumptuous foods offered by King Nebuchadnezzar at Babylon.
- On what mountain did Abraham take Isaac to be sacrificed?
- According to the prophet Isaiah, what color does the Lord wear?
- He was the son of Jonathan who was crippled because he had been dropped by his nurse when he was still a baby. Name him.
- Which of the following New Testament Books is NOT a ‘Pauline epistle’? (A) I Corinthians; (B) I Timothy; (C) I Peter; (D) I Thessalonians
Here are the answers!
- Judas Iscariot (John 17:12 “While I was with them in the world, I kept them in thy name: those that thou gavest me I have kept, and none of them is lost, but the son of perdition; that the scripture might be fulfilled.”)
- Jacob (Genesis 32: 24-25: “24 And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day. 25 And when he saw that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob’s thigh was out of joint, as he wrestled with him.”)
- Daniel, Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego (Daniel 1:7: “Unto whom the prince of the eunuchs gave names: for he gave unto Daniel the name of Belteshazzar; and to Hananiah, of Shadrach; and to Mishael, of Meshach; and to Azariah, of Abednego.”)
- Moriah (Genesis 22:2: “And he said, Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of Moriah; and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of.”)
- Red (Isaiah 63:2: “Wherefore art thou red in thine apparel, and thy garments like him that treadeth in the winefat?”)
- Mephibosheth (II Samuel 4:4: “And Jonathan, Saul’s son, had a son that was lame of his feet. He was five years old when the tidings came of Saul and Jonathan out of Jezreel, and his nurse took him up, and fled: and it came to pass, as she made haste to flee, that he fell, and became lame. And his name was Mephibosheth.”)
- (C) I Peter (A ‘Pauline epistle’ refers to an epistle written by the Apostle Paul; thus, the adjective ‘Pauline’.)
Watch out for Part 5, still on the Average Round. 😉