Questions With Answers > Religion and Religious Trivia > Jesus Christ Trivia

Abraham            Bible       Pope      Easter       Ganesha       Heaven       Hell       Hindu       Islam       Jesus Christ       Mormon       Muhammad       Pope Francis      Religious 1      Religious 2      Religious 3      Religious 4      Religious 5      Religious 6


Easy Bible Quiz         Easy Bible Trivia         Bible Quiz Questions        Bible Trivia Quiz        Bible Trivia Printable        Jonah Bible Story       Jesus Christ Trivia       Abraham Trivia       Bible Trivia      

 
 

Jesus Christ Trivia Questions With Answers

Jesus trivia quiz questions with answers.

 

Jesus Christ Trivia Questions With Answers

Who was Jesus?
A: Jesus was a first-century Jewish preacher and religious leader.

Jesus also is referred to with what other two names?
A: Jesus of Nazareth and Jesus Christ.

He is the central figure of what religion?
A: Christianity.

Most Christians believe he is the what?
A: Incarnation of God the Son and the awaited Messiah.

A typical Jew in Jesus' time had only one what?
A: Name, sometimes supplemented with the father's name or the individual's hometown.

In the New Testament, Jesus is commonly referred to as whom?
A: "Jesus of Nazareth".

In John, the disciple Philip refers to him as whom?
A: "Jesus son of Joseph from Nazareth".

 
Since early Christianity, Christians have commonly referred to Jesus as whom?
A: "Jesus Christ".

The word Christ was not a given name, but a what?
A: A title or office.

Why did Christians of the time designate Jesus as "the Christ"?
A: Because they believed him to be the Messiah.

Where is his arrival prophesied?
A: In the Hebrew Bible and Old Testament.

In post biblical usage, Christ became viewed as a what?
A: A name—one part of "Jesus Christ".

The term "Christian" means what?
A: A follower of Christ.

What are the foremost sources for the life and message of Jesus?
A: The four canonical gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John).

 
Parts of the New Testament include references to key episodes in his life, such as “what” in 1 Corinthians 11:23?
A: Last Supper.

Some early Christian groups had separate descriptions of the life and teachings of Jesus that are not what?
A: Included in the New Testament.

The canonical gospels are four accounts, each written by a what?
A: A different author.

The authors of the gospels are all what?
A: Anonymous, attributed by tradition to the four evangelists, each with close ties to Jesus.

Gospels are a type of ancient what?
A: Biography.

Matthew, Mark, and Luke are known as the what?
A: Synoptic Gospels,

According to a broad scholarly consensus, the Synoptic Gospels (Matthew, Mark, and Luke), and not John, are what?
A: The most reliable sources of information about Jesus.

 
They are similar in what?
A: content, narrative arrangement, language and paragraph structure.

In Mark, Jesus is the Son of God whose mighty works demonstrate what?
A: The presence of God's Kingdom.

He is a tireless wonder worker, the servant of whom?
A: Both God and man.

The Gospel of Matthew emphasizes what?
A: That Jesus is the fulfillment of God's will as revealed in the Old Testament, and he is the Lord of the Church.

He is the "Son of David", a "king", and the what?
A: Messiah.

Luke presents Jesus as the what?
A: The divine-human savior who shows compassion to the needy.

He is the friend of whom?
A: Sinners and outcasts.


 
The prologue to the Gospel of John identifies Jesus as an incarnation of what?
A: The divine Word.

As the Word, Jesus was eternally what?
A: Present with God, active in all creation, and the source of humanity's moral and spiritual nature.

In the Gospel of John, Jesus reveals what?
A: His divine role publicly.

The Gospels devote about one third of their text to the last what?
A: The last week of the life of Jesus in Jerusalem, referred to as the Passion.

Jesus' childhood home is identified in the gospels of Luke and Matthew as what town?
A: The town of Nazareth in Galilee.

The Gospel of Mark reports that Jesus comes into conflict with whom?
A: His neighbors and family.

Jesus' mother and brothers come to get him because people are saying what?
A: That he is crazy.

 
How does Jesus respond?
A: That his followers are his true family.

In John, Mary follows Jesus to his crucifixion, and he expresses what?
A: Concern over her well-being.

The gospels indicate that Jesus could do what?
A: Read, paraphrase, and debate scripture.

In the Synoptics, Jesus teaches extensively, often in parables, about what?
A: The Kingdom of God (or, in Matthew, the Kingdom of Heaven).

The Kingdom is described as both imminent and what?
A: Already present in the ministry of Jesus.

Jesus promises inclusion in the Kingdom for those who do what?
A: Accept his message.

Jesus calls people to repent their sins and to do what?
A: Devote themselves completely to God.

Approximately thirty parables form about how many of Jesus' recorded teachings?
A: One third.

They often contain symbolism, and usually do what?
A: Relate the physical world to the spiritual.