Bible Quiz On The Crucifixion And Resurrection Of Jesus Christ

One of God's biggest demonstrations of his deep love for us, his children, was the sacrifice of his son Jesus, and the power he demonstrated when he raised him from death. The suffering, torture, and agony that our Savior endured is almost unimaginable. To top it off, his victory over death through resurrection makes it possible for us believers to live a victorious life through Christ!

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Free Online Bible Quiz on the Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ

1) As the soldiers were mocking Jesus before his crucifixion, what type of crown did they put on his head?

2) Who carried the cross for Jesus on the way to Golgotha?

3) Where on Jesus' cross was the inscription posted that said "This is Jesus, the King of the Jews"?

4) How many others were crucified along with Jesus?

5) What was torn in two around the time when Jesus breathed his last?

6) After Jesus died, what did the soldiers do to him instead of breaking his legs?

7) After Jesus died, who asked Pilate for his body?

8) On which day of the week did Mary Magdalene and the others come to the tomb?

9) When Mary and the others came to the tomb, where was the stone that had been in front of the tomb?

10) When Jesus appeared to Mary outside the tomb, who did she think Jesus was at first?

11) After Jesus rose from death, who else also came back to life and appeared to many?

Bible references taken from the World English Bible (WEB), which is in the public domain.

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1) c. "They braided a crown of thorns and put it on his head." Matthew 27:29 (WEB) See also Mark 15:17, John 19:2.

2) b. "They compelled one passing by... Simon of Cyrene... to go with them, that he might bear his cross." Mark 15:21 (WEB). See also Matthew 27:32, Luke 23:26.

3) a. "They set up over his head the accusation against him written, 'THIS IS JESUS, THE KING OF THE JEWS.'" Matthew 27:37 (WEB). See also Mark 15:26, Luke 23:38. (John 19:19 does not specify position of inscription on cross)

4) d. "With him they crucified two robbers." Mark 15:27 (WEB). See also Matthew 27:38, Luke 23:39-40, John 19:18.

5) c. "The veil of the temple was torn in two." Luke 23:45 (WEB). See also Matthew 27:51, Mark 15:38. Some versions use the word "veil," while others use the word "curtain."

6) b. "When they came to Jesus, and saw that he was already dead, they didnít break his legs. However one of the soldiers pierced his side with a spear." John 19:33-34 (WEB). The Gospel of John is the only one of the four Gospels that records this.

7) d. "Joseph of Arimathaea...asked of Pilate that he might take away Jesus' body." John 19:38 (WEB). See also Matthew 27:58, Mark 15:43, Luke 23:51-52.

8) a. "Now after the Sabbath, as it began to dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to see the tomb." Matthew 28:1 (WEB). See also Mark 16:1-2, Luke 24:1, John 20:1

9) b. "They found the stone rolled away from the tomb." Luke 24:2 (WEB). See also Matthew 28:2, Mark 16:4, John 20:1

10) c. "She, supposing him to be the gardener, said to him..." John 20:15 (WEB)

11) b. "Many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised; and coming out of the tombs after his resurrection, they entered into the holy city and appeared to many." Matthew 27:52-53 (WEB). The Gospel of Matthew is the only one of the four Gospels that records this.

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About The AuthorJonathan Hostetler lives in southern Pennsylvania. He grew up in a strong Christian family, dedicated his life completely to Jesus at the age of 9, experienced a spiritual breakthrough at the age of 15, and is now in his mid twenties, joyfully serving Yahweh and sharing Yahweh's message of salvation and hope both on the internet and in person.
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