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First king of Israel

Saul

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Apostle who replaced Judas

Matthias

3

The first apostle (new testament)

Andrew

4

Shortest verse in the Bible

Jesus wept (John 11:35)

5

Mother of Jesus

Mary

6

Noah's sons

Shem, Ham, Japheth

7

Number of days between Jesus' resurrection and transfiguration

Forty

8

Mountain where ark came to rest

Ararat

9

City where Jesus performed first miracle

Cana (turned water into wine)

10

Biblical unit of weight

Shekel

11

Biblical cities destroyed by fire and brimstone

Sodom and Gomorrah

12

King of Babylon who destroyed Jerusalem

Nebuchadnezzar

13

Biblical unit of length

Cubit

14

Place where Jesus was arrested

Garden of Gethsemene

15

Apostle who doubted Jesus' resurrection

Thomas

16

Dogs ate her flesh (bible)

Jezebel

17

Abraham's nephew

Lot

18

David's love (bible)

Bathsheba

19

Island where Paul was shipwrecked

Malta

20

His wife was turned into a pillar of salt

Lot

21

Isaac's twin sons

Jacob and Esau

22

Biblical horn

Shofar

23

Righteous man from Uz

Job

24

Mary's husband

Joseph

25

Biblical books named after women

Esther, Ruth

26

The last battle in the book of Revelations

Armageddon

27

Haman's wife

Esther

28

Chest containing the Ten Commandments

Ark of the covenant

29

book that tells the story of Jesus' birth

Matthew

30

Zipporah's husband

Moses

31

Tower in Genesis

Tower of Babel

32

Home city of Jesus

Nazareth

33

Rachel's sons

Joseph and Benjamin

34

Man who defended Jesus

Nicodemus

35

First book of Bible named after a tribe

Leviticus

36

Land "flowing with milk and honey"

Canaan

37

Birds Noah sent out from the ark

Dove, Raven

38

Paul's occupation

Tentmaker

39

Number of years the Israelites were in Egypt

Four Hundred

40

Crime Jesus was charged with

Blasphemy

41

Ruth's husband

Boaz

42

Walled city conquered by Joshua

Jericho

43

Jesus' sermon, found in Matthew and Luke

Sermon on the Mount

44

Author of Revelations

John

45

Abraham's oldest son, Father of all Muslims

Ishmael

46

Sister of Moses

Miriam

47

Adam and Eve's sons

Cain, Abel, Seth

48

Man Jesus raised from the dead

Lazarus

49

Mother of Mary

Anne

50

Father of Zipporah, priest of the Midianites

Jethro

51

Father of Israel or the Father of Many Nations

Abraham

52

Jewish king who ordered the death of male babies

Herod (the Great)

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Biblical book written by Solomon

Proverbs

54

Prophet from Nineveh, swallowed by a "great fish"

Jonah

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Prophet who advised Saul

Samuel

56

The four horsemen of the apocalype

War, Famine, Pestilence, Death

57

Angel who appeared before Mary

Gabriel

58

Bathsheba's husband, sent off to war by David

Uriah the Hittite

59

Ruth's mother in law

Naomi

60

Last book of Old Testament

Malachi

61

Jacob's wives

Rachel and Leah

62

Mountain where Moses received the Ten Commandments

Mount Sinai

63

He wrestled with an angel

Jacob

64

Prophet taken to heaven on a chariot of fire

Elijah

65

First book after gospels

Acts (of the Apostles)

66

First five books of the Bible

Pentateuch (Torah)

67

Food supplied to the Israelites in the desert

Manna and quail

68

Moses sent this spy into Canaan

Caleb

69

Apostle who denied Jesus three times

Peter

70

Abraham's wife

Sarah

71

David's father (bible)

Jesse

72

Saul's son

Jonathan

73

The two who appeared at Jesus' transfiguration

Moses and Elijah

74

Criminal released instead of Jesus

Barabbas

75

High priests that sent Jesus to Pilate

Annas and Caiphas

76

Location of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Qumran

77

Tax collector apostle

Matthew

78

Hunter in Genesis

Nimrod

79

Mother of John the Baptist

Elizabeth

80

Bible book that tells of the destruction of Jerusalem

Lamentations

81

Man who was stoned to death, first christian martyr

Stephen

82

Apostle Jesus calls "The Rock"

Peter

83

Author of Acts (of the Apostles)

Luke (the Physician)

84

Eight blessings found in the sermon on the Mount

Beatitudes

85

birthplace of Jesus

Bethlehem

86

Formerly Saul, who wrote much of the New Testament

Paul

87

Father of John the Baptist

Zechariah

88

Last book of new testament

Revelation

89

Biblical scrolls found in 1947

Dead Sea Scrolls

90

King of Israel after Saul

David

91

Gifts the wise men brought to Jesus

Gold, Frankinscense, Myrrh

92

Apostle brothers who were fishermen

Peter and Andrew

93

He interpreted Nebuchadnezzar's dream

Daniel

94

The four gospels

Matthew, Mark, Luke, John

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David slew this Philistine giant

Goliath

96

Biblical book of wisdon, written by David tradtionally

Psalms

97

Leader of the Isrealites after Moses

Joshua

98

Language of Jesus

Aramaic

99

First book of Bible, alphabetically

Amos

100

Where Garden of Gethsemene is located

Mount of Olives

101

Judean Procurator; "washed his hands" of Jesus' death

Pontius Pilate

102

Apostle brothers, "the sons of thunder"

John and James

103

David's great grandmother

Ruth

104

Jezebel's husband (bible)

Ahab

105

Hill where Jesus was crucified

Calvary

106

Oldest man in Bible

Methuselah (969 yrs.)

107

Brother of Moses

Aaron

108

Isaac's wife

Rebeccah

109

Prophetess who helped the Israelites in Canaan

Deborah

110

Where John the Baptist baptised Jesus

Jordan River

111

Abraham's son, father of Jacob

Isaac

112

He defeated the Midianites with 300 men

Gideon

113

Man who provided a tomb for Jesus

Joseph of Arimathea

114

She called for the head of John the Baptist

Salome

115

Shortest gospel

Mark

116

Biblical animals that spoke

The serpent of Eden, Balaam's Ass

117

Companion and messenger of Paul

Timothy

118

Names of the three wise men

Caspar, Balthazar, Melchior

119

Wise men who came to Bethlehem

Magi (not used in Bible)

120

David played this instrument (bible)

Lyre (harp)

121

Means of Judas' death

Hung himself

122

She wtinessed Jesus' resurrection

Mary Magdalene

123

Biblical book with shortest name

Job

124

David's sons (bible)

Absalom, Solomon

125

The one who preceeded Jesus

John the baptist

126

Man taken to the valley of the bones (bible)

Ezekial

127

Apostle who betrayed Jesus

Judas Iscariot

128

They were thrown into the fiery furnace

Shadrach, Meshach, Abednego