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Bible Quiz: The Parable of the Rich Fool


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1) In Jesus' Parable of the Rich Fool a wealthy farmer finds that his land has produced an exceptionally good crop. What does he decide to do with his bountiful harvest?

Invite the Levites, widows and orphans to share in his bounty

Tear down his barns and build bigger ones to hold all the crops

Sell his excess harvest and become even wealthier

Give a double tithe for the year


2) What did the farmer decide to do in the future?

Eat, drink and be merry

Use his wealth to travel abroad

Use his wealth to buy more land

Answer God's call to be a prophet


3) What did God say to the farmer?

"Well done, my servant."

"This is my Son, with whom I am well pleased."

"You fool! Your wealth will not save you from the Evil One."

"You fool! Tonight you will die."


4) What is the lesson of this parable?

A fool and his money are soon parted.

Love your neighbor as yourself.

Share generously with those in need.

Put God above material possessions.