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Bible Quiz: The Holy Spirit Comes to the Apostles.

Select one answer for each question. Then click the SCORE button at bottom to check your answers.

1) Pentecost Sunday is celebrated in many churches to mark the coming of the Holy Spirit. In what form did the Holy Spirit come to Jesus' apostles?

A dove

Seven horsemen

Tongues of fire

A voice from Heaven

2) What sound did the apostles hear just before the Holy Spirit came?

A chorus of angels

A voice from the clouds

Rushing wind


3) What happened to Jesus' disciples when the Holy Spirit descended on them?

They began to speak in other tongues.

Their faces shone like a bright light.

Their robes shone like a bright light.

They were taken up into Heaven.

4) Who acted as spokesman for the apostles on that day?