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Bible Quiz: Jesus Sends Out Seventy to Preach

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1) [Jesus] appointed seventy others and sent them on ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he himself intended to go. He said to them, "The harvest is plentiful, but _______" (NRSV)

the barns are empty.

the day of reckoning is near.

the reaper must have his share.

the laborers are few.

2) "Go on your way. See, I am sending you out like lambs into the midst of _______." (NRSV)




wild beasts

3) "Whatever house you enter, first say, _______" (NRSV)

Peace to this house!'

Praise be to God, Almighty!'

We come in the name of the Lord.'

Come, follow me.'

4) "Whenever you enter a town and its people welcome you, eat what is set before you; cure the sick who are there, and say to them, 'The kingdom of God has come near to you.' But whenever you enter a town and they do not welcome you, go out into its streets and say, 'Even the _______ of your town that clings to our feet, we wipe off in protest against you. Yet know this: the kingdom of God has come near.'" (NRSV)