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These quizzes focus on various people who are described in the Bible. Some will be more familiar than others!
48 Bible People quizzes and 490 Bible People trivia questions.
1.
  Jacob's Children   great trivia quiz  
Collection Quiz
 13 Qns
The Biblical patriarch Jacob had a number of children. Can you pick out their names from this list of people mentioned in the Old Testament?
Easier, 13 Qns, misstified, Sep 25 23
Easier
misstified gold member
Sep 25 23
402 plays
2.
  Peter, Paul, or Mary   best quiz  
Classification Quiz
 15 Qns
In response to Quiz Commission #74, I present to you a classification quiz entitled "Peter, Paul, or Mary." Can you match the action or occurrence listed with the person (Peter, Paul, or Mary) who experienced it in the New Testament? ESV translation used
Easier, 15 Qns, reedy, Jul 03 23
Easier
reedy gold member
Jul 03 23
765 plays
3.
  Jews, Gentiles, and Christians   popular trivia quiz  
Classification Quiz
 10 Qns
Most people in the Bible are Jews or Christians--but some are neither! And some are both Christian and Jew.
Average, 10 Qns, Ceduh, Aug 23 23
Average
Ceduh gold member
Aug 23 23
438 plays
4.
  Old Testament Fathers   best quiz  
Classification Quiz
 10 Qns
The men of the Old Testament often had more than one wife (or concubine), some of them at the same time, which means they also fathered quite a few children. Can you match five men with two of the women with whom they definitely had children?
Easier, 10 Qns, rossian, Mar 07 23
Easier
rossian editor
Mar 07 23
594 plays
5.
  The Sons of Jacob   top quiz  
Ordering Quiz
 12 Qns
Jacob famously fathered twelve sons with four different women. Can you place them in the correct order from oldest to youngest?
Easier, 12 Qns, rossian, Mar 15 23
Easier
rossian editor
Mar 15 23
516 plays
6.
  Old Testament People in Haiku    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A Haiku is a Japanese poem style with 17 syllables and three lines. The first and third lines have five syllables each. The second line has seven syllables. These ten haikus describe someone from the Old Testament.
Easier, 10 Qns, Ilona_Ritter, Apr 11 23
Easier
Ilona_Ritter gold member
Apr 11 23
453 plays
7.
  Hebrews: The Biblical Hall of Faith   best quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
Chapter 11 of the New Testament book of Hebrews lists biblical heroes who acted on faith during trying times. The book's author uses these examples to exhort the reader to "keep the faith" and persevere. All quotes are from the NIV translation.
Easier, 10 Qns, pusdoc, Oct 22 22
Easier
pusdoc gold member
Oct 22 22
530 plays
8.
  The Kindness of a Stranger   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
These were some kind people in the Bible that were not recognized at first glance. Do you know their stories and deeds? (KJV and CEV versions used)
Easier, 10 Qns, exceller, Aug 05 21
Easier
exceller gold member
Aug 05 21
1265 plays
9.
  Notable Births in the Bible   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
In late December or early January, Christians celebrate the birth of Christ. But the births of several other persons in the Bible are worthy of note. Here are ten questions about them.
Average, 10 Qns, Ampelos, Dec 31 22
Average
Ampelos gold member
Dec 31 22
486 plays
10.
  A Quick Look at Ten Women in Genesis   top quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a quick look at ten different women in Genesis, the first book of both the Christian Bible and the Hebrew Bible. Your challenge is to correctly match the ten statements with the ten women.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Oct 01 16
Average
Cowrofl
690 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What child, who had seven older brothers, was chosen as the second king of Israel?

From Quiz "What Child Is This?"




11.
  But They Seemed Like Such Nice People!   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
People in the Bible who SEEMED nice enough; until you see their true motivations!
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Mar 30 14
Average
logcrawler gold member
4384 plays
12.
  Oh Baby! A Bible Quiz About Infants and Children   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at babies and children mentioned in the Hebrew Bible as well as the English Bible. Hope you have as much fun playing the quiz as I had compiling it. (The NKJV was used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jul 06 22
Average
Cowrofl
Jul 06 22
2539 plays
13.
  A Quick Look at Ten Women in the Gospels   great trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at ten different women featured in the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. Your challenge is to correctly match the ten statements with the ten women. (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Oct 14 16
Average
Cowrofl
510 plays
14.
  Unmarried and/or Celibate Bible People   popular trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
There are plenty of FunTrivia quizzes about Biblical couples, etc. But what about Biblical people who apparently weren't married? Note: Many of these are merely assumed to be unmarried.
Easier, 10 Qns, Ceduh, Jul 06 22
Easier
Ceduh gold member
Jul 06 22
351 plays
15.
  A Quick Look at Ten Old Testament Women -- #1   popular trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at ten different women in the Old Testament, excluding Genesis. Your challenge is to correctly match the ten statements with the women. (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Oct 04 16
Average
Cowrofl
303 plays
16.
  Brave or Maybe Not so Much   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Not everyone in the Bible was perfect, but God still used these people in spite of their fears. How many of these leaders can you recognize? (NIV, NLT, and KJV versions used)
Average, 10 Qns, exceller, Jul 06 22
Average
exceller gold member
Jul 06 22
1064 plays
17.
  Handmaidens, Servants and Slaves in the Bible   popular trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a quick look at ten people who were handmaidens, servants or slaves in the Old and New Testaments of the Bible. You assignment is to match them with their masters. (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Sep 01 16
Average
Cowrofl
262 plays
18.
  Children in the Old & New Testaments -- #1   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at children as mentioned in the Old and New Testaments. Hope you have as much fun playing this quiz as I had compiling it. Keep smiling and may God bless.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jul 06 22
Average
Cowrofl
Jul 06 22
263 plays
19.
  Bible People and the 'Seven Deadly Sins'    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A Catholic Church doctrine involves the Seven Deadly Sins. I don't subscribe to the doctrine, but thought it would be interesting to compile a quiz on Bible people who committed at least one of the Seven Deadly Sins.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Nov 08 18
Average
Cowrofl
Nov 08 18
349 plays
20.
  Biblical Characters At A Disadvantage   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
I'll tell you a bit about myself. See if you can figure out who I am, and/or how I could be considered disadvantaged.
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Jan 07 14
Average
logcrawler gold member
616 plays
21.
  It's A Miracle! - Elijah and Elisha   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The prophets Elijah and Elisha both performed miracles in the Bible. Can you tell me which one performed certain ones, or for whom they performed them?
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Apr 15 14
Average
logcrawler gold member
698 plays
22.
  A Quick Look at Ten Old Testament Women -- #2   popular trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at ten different women in the Old Testament, excluding Genesis. Your challenge is to correctly match the ten statements with the women. (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, May 06 23
Average
Cowrofl
May 06 23
302 plays
23.
  Priests and Prophets   top quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The Bible is filled with stories about priests and prophets of God. Test your knowledge on these prominent people.
Tough, 10 Qns, debodun, Aug 18 16
Tough
debodun
1667 plays
24.
  Ladies, Ladies, Ladies! (Of The Old Testament)   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
See if you can match each woman to the person or the event most closely associated with her. (All references are from the KJV)
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Feb 01 22
Average
logcrawler gold member
Feb 01 22
765 plays
25.
  So He's a Bit of a Fixer-Upper   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
These Biblical men are not perfect, but they need some love. Can you identify these bachelors in the Bible?
Average, 10 Qns, exceller, Sep 12 14
Average
exceller gold member
510 plays
26.
  Bible People in the Same Book -- #2    
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
In this quiz, your challenge is to match the people found in the same Bible book. Inspiration came from FunTrivia member Austinnene who recently compiled a quiz about Stephen King characters in the same book.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Nov 11 17
Average
Cowrofl
Nov 11 17
197 plays
27.
  No One, It Seems, Believed Them    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at Biblical people who made claims but no one took them seriously. Hope you have as much fun playing this quiz as I had creating it. (The NKJV was used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Dec 17 18
Average
Cowrofl
Dec 17 18
266 plays
28.
  Drunkards in the Old and New Testaments   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at drunkards and drunkeness in the Old and New Testaments. If you have preconceived ideas about the Bible, this quiz could very well be a sobering experience. (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Feb 07 17
Average
Cowrofl
263 plays
29.
  'I am Not Who You Think I am'   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at impersonators in the Old and New Testaments. (Inspiration for this quiz came after reading 'The Complete Book of Bible Trivia' by J. Stephen Lang.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jun 27 18
Average
Cowrofl
Jun 27 18
300 plays
30.
  How Handsome He Is!    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A quiz about handsome men in the Bible? Yes! Let's explore what the Word of God says about these attractive dudes.
Average, 10 Qns, Ceduh, Jul 10 17
Average
Ceduh gold member
302 plays
31.
  Don't Ever Tell Anybody Anything    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
On different occasions in the Bible, people were told to keep quiet about the things they had seen, heard or had revealed to them.
Average, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Dec 04 16
Average
zorba_scank gold member
352 plays
32.
  Exiles in the Old and New Testaments -- #1   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at exiles mentioned in the Old and New Testaments. (Inspiration for this quiz came after reading 'The Complete Book of Bible Trivia' by J. Stephen Lang.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jan 02 18
Average
Cowrofl
Jan 02 18
171 plays
33.
This quiz examines ten women mentioned in the Book of Acts as well as the thirteen letters written by Paul. Your assignment is to match the ten statements with the ten women. (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Oct 15 16
Average
Cowrofl
250 plays
34.
  The Long and the Short of It    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Here's the long and the short of this quiz: It's about tall and not-so-tall people in the Old and New Testaments. Hope you have as much fun playing it as I had writing it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jul 06 22
Average
Cowrofl
Jul 06 22
193 plays
35.
  The Devil Made Them Do It?    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
There are cliches that say things similar to, "The devil made me do it". This is about Bible characters who either used that excuse or were actually controlled by the devil or his demons.
Average, 10 Qns, Ceduh, Apr 25 17
Average
Ceduh gold member
275 plays
36.
  What Child Is This?    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Go back to your Sunday School days and revisit some favorite Bible stories that involve children who became great servants of God. Any Bible references are from the KJV.
Average, 10 Qns, unterkircher, Oct 26 14
Average
unterkircher
649 plays
37.
  Children of the Bible   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
We at "A Joyful Noise" hope that you enjoy our team quiz based on children in the Bible; both Old and New Testaments.
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Jul 06 22
Average
logcrawler gold member
Jul 06 22
293 plays
38.
  They Escaped in the Nick of Time    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at Biblical accounts pertaining to people who escaped from life threatening events in the nick of time. The NKJV was used for this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jan 06 19
Average
Cowrofl
Jan 06 19
178 plays
39.
  Bible People in the Same Book    
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
Inspiration for this installment came from FunTrivia member Austinnene who recently compiled a quiz about Stephen King characters in the same book. In this quiz, your challenge is to match the people found in the same Bible book.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Nov 06 17
Average
Cowrofl
Nov 06 17
201 plays
40.
  Children in the Old & New Testaments -- #3    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz takes a look at children as mentioned in the Old and New Testaments. Hope you have as much fun playing this quiz as I had compiling it. Keep smiling and may God bless.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jul 06 22
Average
Cowrofl
Jul 06 22
210 plays
41.
  Hey, I Did That Too!   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Several people in the Bible have done the same thing as someone else. Not to be left out, match the other person with the action done. The King James Version (KJV) of the Bible was used for all scriptures.
Average, 10 Qns, pennie1478, Aug 21 20
Average
pennie1478 gold member
Aug 21 20
837 plays
42.
  Whining and Complaining in the Bible   top quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Bible characters range from saints to sinners, and in between those extremes are folks like you and me who might complain now and again. Quotes are from the New International Version.
Average, 10 Qns, pusdoc, Oct 15 10
Average
pusdoc gold member
485 plays
43.
  Bible People In the Same Book -- #3    
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
In this quiz, your challenge is to match the people found in the same Bible book. Inspiration came from FunTrivia member Austinnene who recently compiled a quiz about Stephen King characters in the same book.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Dec 01 17
Average
Cowrofl
Dec 01 17
178 plays
44.
  Exiles in the Old and New Testaments -- #2    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This is the second part of a quiz taking a look at exiles mentioned in the Old and New Testaments. (Inspiration for this quiz came after reading 'The Complete Book of Bible Trivia' by J. Stephen Lang.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jan 03 18
Average
Cowrofl
Jan 03 18
182 plays
45.
  Falling On Hard Times    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Guess what! Bible characters fell on hard times too. Take a look. (King James Version used)
Tough, 10 Qns, Verne47, Oct 27 15
Tough
Verne47
267 plays
46.
  Runaways and Exiles    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The Bible is filled with people who, for various reasons, are either exiled or forced to run away. This quiz takes you traveling to meet some of those people. All questions are made using the Danish 1992 edition together with the NIV.
Average, 10 Qns, RedheadDane, Nov 08 11
Average
RedheadDane
294 plays
47.
  Witches, Wizards, and Sorcerers of the Bible    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
How much do you know about the witches, wizards, familiar spirits, mediums, and sorcerers of the Bible? Find out with this quiz!
Tough, 10 Qns, JoandMi, Mar 14 10
Tough
JoandMi
377 plays
48.
  You Can Be One Too    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The Bible chronicles the lives of many overcomers - those who overcome adversity. You can be one too. Complete this quiz to find out how. Happy quizzing!
Average, 10 Qns, Verne47, Jun 28 15
Average
Verne47
294 plays
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