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Quiz your knowledge of questions from the Holy Bible. How well do you understand Scripture? Learn the answers to these and other questions in our free online Bible study lessons.How well do you understand the Holy Bible? The following questions about the Scriptures are all answered in our free online Bible study lessons. Take the quiz and see how many questions you can answer correctly! Simply read each question, think of the answer you believe is correct, then click where indicated to see the answers in the Scriptures.

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Note: all passages are quoted from the New King James Version of the Scriptures. 

Question #1:

Where can we today learn God's will for our lives and know the truth in religion?

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Answer to question #1:

2 Timothy 3:16-17 - All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.

1 Corinthians 14:37 - … the things which I write to you are the commandments of the Lord.

1 Thessalonians 2:13 - For this reason we also thank God without ceasing, because when you received the word of God which you heard from us, you welcomed it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which also effectively works in you who believe.

Question #2:

How did the men who wrote the Holy Bible know what to write?

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Answer to question #2:

2 Peter 1:21 - prophecy never came by the will of man, but holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Spirit.

John 16:13 - "However, when He, the Spirit of truth, has come, He will guide you into all truth; for He will not speak on His own authority, but whatever He hears He will speak; and He will tell you things to come.

Galatians 1:11,12 -But I make known to you, brethren, that the gospel which was preached by me is not according to man. For I neither received it from man, nor was I taught it, but it came through the revelation of Jesus Christ.

Question #3

What does God think if we follow man-made doctrines or practices, which He has not revealed in the Bible?

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Answer to question #3:

Matthew 15:9 - And in vain they worship Me, teaching as doctrines the commandments of men.

Galatians 1:8 - But even if we, or an angel from heaven, preach any other gospel to you than what we have preached to you, let him be accursed.

Proverbs 3:5-6 - Trust in the LORD with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths.

Question #4:

What did Jesus do to save us from our sins?

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Answer to question #4:

Romans 5:6-9 - For when we were still without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly. For scarcely for a righteous man will one die; yet perhaps for a good man someone would even dare to die. But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Much more then, having now been justified by His blood, we shall be saved from wrath through Him.

Ephesians 1:7 - In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of His grace

1 Peter 2:24 - who Himself bore our sins in His own body on the tree, that we, having died to sins, might live for righteousness; by whose stripes you were healed.

Question #5:

Will people be saved if they do not believe in Jesus?

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Answer to question #5

John 20:30-31 - And truly Jesus did many other signs in the presence of His disciples, which are not written in this book; but these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing you may have life in His name.

Romans 1:16 - For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes, for the Jew first and also for the Greek.

John 8:24 - "Therefore I said to you that you will die in your sins; for if you do not believe that I am He, you will die in your sins."

Mark 16:15-16 - And He said to them, "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature. He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does not believe will be condemned."

Question #6:

Are we saved simply by believing in Jesus, or does He expect us also to obey Him?

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Answer to question #6:

Matthew 7:21 - Not everyone who says to Me, 'Lord, Lord,' shall enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father in heaven.

John 14:15 - If you love Me, keep My commandments.

Galatians 5:6 - For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision avails anything, but faith working through love.

Hebrews 5:9 - And having been perfected, He became the author of eternal salvation to all who obey Him

James 2:24 - You see then that a man is justified by works, and not by faith only.

2 Thessalonians 1:8 - in flaming fire taking vengeance on those who do not know God, and on those who do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Question #7:

How many baptisms does God now recognize?

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Answer to question #7:

Ephesians 4:4-6 - There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called in one hope of your calling; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all.

Question #8:

What is the purpose of baptism?

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Answer to question #8:

Acts 22:16 - And now why are you waiting? Arise and be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on the name of the Lord.

Acts 2:38 - Then Peter said to them, "Repent, and let every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. "

Mark 16:16 - He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does not believe will be condemned.

Romans 6:3 - Or do you not know that as many of us as were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into His death?

Question #9:

How many churches did Jesus establish?

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Answer to question #9:

Matthew 16:18 - And I also say to you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build My church, and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it.

John 17:20-21 - I do not pray for these alone, but also for those who will believe in Me through their word; that they all may be one, as You, Father, are in Me, and I in You; that they also may be one in Us, that the world may believe that You sent Me.

Ephesians 1:22-23 - And He put all things under His feet, and gave Him to be head over all things to the church, which is His body, the fullness of Him who fills all in all.

Ephesians 4:3-6 - endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called in one hope of your calling; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all.

Question #10:

What comes after death?

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Answer to question #10:

Hebrews 9:27 - ... it is appointed for men to die once, but after this the judgment

2 Corinthians 5:10 - For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that each one may receive the things done in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.

Matthew 25:46 - And these [the wicked] will go away into everlasting punishment, but the righteous into eternal life.


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