Christology: A Self-Study

Here are 60 questions to help familiarize you with God’s Word.
    Answers can be found using your Bible and a concordance.
        Searching until you find these answers is an exercise that will
          help you find your way around the Bible.

1. What was Jesus’ first miracle?
2. Jesus spoke to one of his disciples concerning the manner in which that disciple would die.
      Name this disciple.
3. Jesus healed a disciple’s mother-in-law. Name this disciple.
4. In John 8, what did Jesus write in the sand?
5. What was the last miracle Jesus performed before His crucifixion? _____________________

6. What were the first recorded words of Jesus? _______________________________________

7. What were the last words of Jesus on the cross ?_____________________________________

8. How old was Jesus when He was baptized? ________________

9. From what mountain did Jesus ascend into heaven? ____________________

10. Who did Jesus tell to go fishing – and he would find tax-money in the mouth of a fish? _____________________________________

11. Who did Jesus call a “fox”? ____________________________

12. Who said “Thou art the Christ, the Son of God?”_________________________

13. To whom did Jesus say, “Man shall not live by bread alone”? _______________

14. What woman did Jesus cast seven devils from? __________________________

15. Who did Jesus speak to about “living water”? ___________________________________

16. What words did the Father speak at Jesus’ baptism? ______________________________

17. To whom did Jesus say, “Suffer the little children to come unto Me?”_______________

18. To whom did Jesus say “Blessed are they who have not seen, and yet have believed”? ____________________________________

19. What did Jesus do for a man from the country of the Gadarenes?

20. By what did Jesus say every tree is known? _________________________

21. Who said “I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ”? ________________

22. “Mount Calvary” is also known by another name: what is it? ______________________

23. On the Mount of Transfiguration, who were the other two men who appeared with Christ?

____________________ and   ________________________

24. Jesus appeared to Paul when he was on the road to what city? ____________________

25. How many days did Jesus remain on earth after His resurrection? ________

26. To whom did Jesus entrust the care of His mother as He was dying on the cross? ________________________

27. Name Jesus’ first cousin.__________________________

28. Which book records Jesus’ genealogy from Abraham? _______________________

29. In which book does Jesus refer to Himself as “the Bread of Life”? ______________

30. Which book contains the story of the Good Samaritan? ______________

31. Which book contains the words “Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and thou shalt be saved”? ________________________

32. After being warned by an angel, Mary and Joseph fled with baby Jesus to what country? ________________________

33. In Luke’s account of the parable of The Sower, what does Jesus say that the seed represents? ____________________________

34. “The Beatitudes” are recorded in what chapter of Matthew? ___________

35. What happened in the hearts of the disciples as they walked along the road to Emmaus with the risen Christ? ____________________________________________________________________________

36. Which of the following is not a miracle of Jesus?  (circle the correct answer)

A. walking on water  
B. turning water into wine
C. healing a broken arm
D. cursing a fig tree
E. healing leprosy
F. raising a dead girl

37. After a lawyer asked Jesus, “Who is my neighbor?” which parable did Jesus teach? ________________________________________

38. Which of the twelve disciples is known as ‘the disciple whom Jesus loved’?

39. How old was Jesus when Joseph and Mary found Him teaching in the temple?


40. When Jesus said “I am the Resurrection and the Life”, who was He speaking to? _____________________

41. What type of miracle did Jesus perform of Jairus’ daughter? (circle one)

A. healed of leprosy
B. healed of deafness
C. healed of blindness
D. raised her from the dead
E. cast demons out of her

42 When Jesus said to “give to Caesar what belonged to Caesar”, what object was He holding in His hand? ____________________________________

43. Name the man who asked for the body of Jesus.____________________

44. Name the man who helped Jesus to carry His cross._________________

45 Name the minor prophet who predicted that Jesus would be born in Bethlehem. ______________________________

46. How much was Judas paid to betray Jesus?  __________________

47. To whom did Jesus ask the question, “Why are you persecuting Me”? ____________          

48. The phrase “I am the Vine and ye are the branches” is found in which of the four Gospels? ___________________________

49. Which New Testament book states that “the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the Head of the Church”?  _________________________

50. What was Jesus’ home town for the first 30 years of His life? ____________

51. On what occasion did Jesus prepare a meal for His disciples? (this was not the last Supper or


52. In which New Testament book do we read of Jesus standing at the door and knocking? ___________________________

53. On what occasion did Jesus use the term “Ephphatha”? ____________________________________________________

54. What did Jesus say would happen to the person who was ashamed of Him?

55. What is the only occasion in the Bible in which people shouted “Hosanna”?

56. “It is more blessed to give than to receive” is a statement that Jesus made. This statement is recorded in which of the following books?
A. Matthew  
B. Mark  
C. Luke    
D. John  
E. Acts  
F. Revelation

57. Which of the 12 tribes of Israel was Jesus from? ___________________

58. Define the word “Christ” completely. Use several Bible dictionaries and word-studies to form a complete definition. __________________________________________________________________________

59. Define the word “Jesus” completely, using similar sources. _______________________

60. Define the term “Messiah” completely, using similar sources. ___________________________________________________________________________

Maxim of the Moment

Love’s demise is indifference.