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Bible Quiz: The Wise Men

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1) After Jesus was born in Bethlehem, wise men from the East came to worship Him. How did the wise men know Jesus had been born?

An angel of the Lord appeared and told them the news.

The angel Gabriel appeared and told them the news.

They saw His star in the East.

Merchants from Palestine traveling in a caravan told the news wherever they went.

2) Who did the wise men talk with on their way to see Jesus?


King Herod

Pontius Pilate

The shepherds who had already visited Jesus

3) What gifts did the wise men bring to Jesus?

Gold, silver, and myrrh

Gold, frankincense, and myrrh

Gold, frankincense, and silver

Silver, frankincense, and myrrh

4) Which Bible book(s) tell the story of the wise men?

Matthew only

Matthew and Mark

Matthew and Luke

Luke only