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Found in America On Line. Reproduced for your amusiment. Complain about the special characters to the author. This may not be the hardest Bible trivia quiz in the world but it is the hardest I'VE ever seen! Answers at the end: no peeking! Enjoy! Greg Hartman e-mail AOL: Greg H5937 1. Where did a woman fly in a basket? 2. Who was Paul's first (recorded) convert? 3. Who told two angels to wash their feet? 4. How many men in the Bible are named Dodo? 5. What city was rebuilt by human sacrifice? 6. Who killed a giant Philistine with 6 fingers on each hand and 6 toes on each foot, 24 in all? 7. Where is God compared to a pitcher (a baseball pitcher, that is)? 8. Who was the first reckless driver? 9. Everyone's heard the shortest verse, "Jesus wept" where is the longest verse in the Bible? 10. What is the longest word in the Bible? 11. What two books in the Bible do not contain God's name? 12. Who hunted after a flea? 13. Who administered the first IQ test, and who was tested? 14. Who had two walking sticks named Beauty and Bands (or Favor and Union, some versions)? 15. Whose chariot was washed in a prostitutes' bathing pool? 16. Who went fishing naked? 17. What king reigned 7 days and then cremated himself? 18. Who pouted in bed because he couldn't close a real-estate deal? 19. Who was so scared that his knees knocked together? 20. How many siblings did Jesus have? 21. Was there ever really a Ben-Hur? 22. What are the three most famous heads of hair in the Bible? 23. Who besides Jesus was bodily assumed? 24. Who called his wife a heifer? 25. Who gave his daughter a burned city for a wedding present? (And you thought a toaster was a lame gift!) =========================================================================== ANSWERS: 1. Where did a woman fly in a basket? In Zechariah 5:5-11, Zechariah saw a vision of a woman named Wickedness who was flown away in a basket by two angels. 2. Who was Paul's first (recorded) convert? Lydia, the dealer in purple cloth Acts 16:14-15 3. Who told two angels to wash their feet? Lot did, in Genesis 19:1-2 (but he didn't know they were angels!) 4. How many men in the Bible are named Dodo? Three Judges 10:1, 2 Samuel 23:9 and 23:24 5. What city was rebuilt by human sacrifice? Jericho Joshua 6:26 and 1 Kings 16:34 6. Who killed a giant Philistine with 6 fingers on each hand and 6 toes on each foot, 24 in all? Jonathan 2 Samuel 21:20-21 7. Where is God compared to a pitcher (a baseball pitcher, that is)? Isaiah 22:17-18: Indeed, the Lord will throw you away violently, O mighty man, and will surely seize you. He will surely turn violently and toss you like a ball Into a large country. 8. Who was the first reckless driver? Jehu, who "drove like a madman" 2 Kings 9:20 9. Everyone's heard the shortest verse, "Jesus wept" where is the longest verse in the Bible? Esther 8:9, with 74 words. 10. What is the longest word in the Bible? Mahershalalhashbaz Isaiah 8:1 11. What two books in the Bible do not contain God's name? Esther and Song of Solomon 12. Who hunted after a flea? Saul 1 Samuel 26:20 13. Who administered the first IQ test, and who was tested? The Queen of Sheba, when she tested Solomon's wisdom 1 Kings 10:1-3 14. Who had two walking sticks named Beauty and Bands (or Favor and Union, some versions)? Zechariah Zechariah 11:7 15. Whose chariot was washed in a prostitutes' bathing pool? Ahab 1 Kings 22:38 16. Who went fishing naked? Peter John 21:7 17. What king reigned 7 days and then cremated himself? Zimri 1 Kings 16:15-18 18. Who pouted in bed because he couldn't close a real-estate deal? Ahab 1 Kings 21:2-4 19. Who was so scared that his knees knocked together? Belshazzar, when God's hand wrote on the wall Daniel 5:6 20. How many siblings did Jesus have? At least six Mark 6:3 21. Was there ever really a Ben-Hur? Yes, but not the one in the movie; he was one of Solomon's governors 1 Kings 4:7-8 22. What are the three most famous heads of hair in the Bible? Samson Judges 16:17; Absalom 2 Samuel 14:25-26; the woman who washed Jesus' feet with her hair Luke 7:38 23. Who besides Jesus was bodily assumed? Elijah 2 Kings 2:11-12; Enoch Hebrews 11:5; Melchizidek Hebrews 7:3 (you are free to debate that last one.... Also, some hold that Mary the mother of Jesus was assumed, but nothing in the Bible supports this.) 24. Who called his wife a heifer? Samson Judges 14:18 25. Who gave his daughter a burned city for a wedding present? (And you thought a toaster was a lame gift!) Pharaoh 1 Kings 9:16

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