Test Your Knowledge of the Bible

Baker Book House has given us permission to reprint selected material form the two books The New Testament in Crossword Puzzles and The Bible Quiz Book both of which have been reviewed recently in the Beacon Lights. These quizzes and puzzles will appear from time to time.
What’s What in the Proverbs?
1. What “exalteth a nation”?
2. “Where there is no vision, the people…” What?
3. “A wise son maketh…”
4. “A good name is rather to be chosen than…”
5. “Whoso findeth a wife findeth…”
6. “In the multitude of counselors there is…”
7. “A fair woman that is without discretion…” (The present generation might say, “A woman that is beautiful but dumb.”) “…is…” What?
8. What is as a shining light “that shineth more and more unto the perfect day”?
9. “Pride goeth before…”
10. Four things, declares the compiler of the proverbs, are “too wonderful” for him. What are they?
1. Righteousness. Prov. 14:34.
2. “…perish.” Prov. 29:18.
3. “…a glad father.” Prov. 10:1
4. “…great riches.” Prov. 22:1
5. “…a good thing.” Prov. 18:22.
6. “…safety.” Prov. 11:14.
7. “A jewel of gold in a swine’s snout.” Prov. 11:22.
8. “The path of the just.” Prov. 4:18.
9. “…destruction.” Prov. 16:18
10. The way of (1) an eagle in the air (2) a serpent upon the rock (3) a ship in the sea and (4) a man with a maid. Prov. 30:19.

Originally Published in:
Vol. 30 No. 7 November 1970