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Bible Quiz: The Passion of Christ

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1) Which of Jesus' disciples betrayed Him to His enemies for thirty pieces of silver?

Judas the Zealot

Judas, son of James

Judas Barsabbas

Judas Iscariot

2) Before Jesus was arrested, the disciple Peter said proudly, "Lord, I am ready to go with you to prison and to death." However, when it looked like Peter would be arrested along with Jesus, his courage failed and he repeatedly denied even knowing Jesus. How many times did Peter deny his association with Jesus before the rooster crowed at dawn?

Two times

Three times

Seven times

Twelve times

3) What crime was Jesus charged with when he was brought before the Roman governor, Pontius Pilate, for trial?

Assault on a servant of the high priest




4) Which is NOT a name for the place Jesus was crucified?




The Skull

5) What inscription did Pilate place on Jesus' cross?

"Enemy of Rome"

"King of the Jews"


"Traitor of Nazareth"

6) According to the Gospel of Luke, what time of day did Jesus die on the cross?

Noon (the sixth hour)

3 PM (the ninth hour)

6 PM (the twelfth hour)

9 PM (the fifteenth hour)

7) Which of these is an incident recorded in the Bible?

Demonic children chased Judas.

Peter cut off the ear of the high priest's servant with his sword.

Satan appeared in the Garden of Gethsemane.

Veronica wiped Jesus' brow as He was carrying the cross.

8) Why was Jesus crucified?

It was part of God's plan for our salvation.

The Romans plotted against Him.

He rebelled against Roman rule.

The Jewish people hated Him.