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Section – Old Testament (Books of Samuel 1,2)

What did David do to Saul in the cave? (24:1-4)

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Cut off the skirt of Saul’s robe but did not kill him – Given
  2. He took Saul’s spear
  3. He took Saul’s cruse of water
  4. All of the above

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Why didn’t David kill Saul? (24:6)

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Because Saul was Jonathan’s father
  2. He did not want to take the kingdom into his own hands
  3. Saul was anointed of the LORD – Given
  4. It would be murder

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

What happened to Nabal? (25:36-38)

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. He became David’s friend
  2. He fled when David approached
  3. He turned into a pillar of salt
  4. His heart died within him, and he became as a stone – Given

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

What did Abishai ask permission to do when he and David went into Saul’s camp at night? (26:1-8)

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Cut off the skirt of Saul’s robe
  2. Take Saul’s spear
  3. Smite Saul with a spear as he was sleeping – Given
  4. All of the above

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Where were Saul and his three sons killed? (31:1-6)

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Mount Carmel
  2. Mount Ebal
  3. Mount Gerazim
  4. Mount Gilboa – Given

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Section – New Testament (Book of Acts)

Identify the event written(shown) in this Icon?

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Descend of Holy Spirit
  2. Dormition of Mother Mary
  3. The Ascension – Given
  4. Second Coming

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Who had 4 unmarried daughters who proclaimed God’s message?

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Philip – Given
  2. Nicolas
  3. Timothy
  4. James

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

The disciples were first called Christians in what city?

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Judea
  2. Antioch – Given
  3. Damascus
  4. Caesarea

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Name the two men whom the Jerusalem Council chose to accompany Paul and Barnabas back to Antioch.

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Judas and Cornelius
  2. Judas (called Barsabas) and Silas – Given
  3. Silas and Cornelius
  4. Silas and Theophilus

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Section – History

Which Emperor blamed Christians for the fire that destroyed Rome in AD 64?

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Emperor Nero – Given
  2. Emperor Tiberios
  3. Emperor Dioclotian
  4. Emperor Domitian

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Which council decided that gentiles do not have to become Jews before becoming Christians?

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Apostolic Council of Jerusalem – Given
  2. Apostolic Council of Antioch
  3. Apostolic Council of Jamnia
  4. None of above

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Unlike all the rest of the disciples, which Disciple faced a natural death?

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. St Mathew
  2. St Peter
  3. St Judas
  4. St John – Given

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

St Thomas faced martyrdom in the year ____

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. AD 72 – Given
  2. AD 62
  3. AD 71
  4. AD 59

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Whats the name of this Church, believed to be the first Church on Indian soil?

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Palayur, St Thomas Church
  2. Arthat, St Mary’s Church – Given
  3. Niranam, St Mary’s Church
  4. Nilackel, St Thomas ecumenical Church

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Section – Faith and Tradition

In Orthodox worship, Censor (Doopa kutti) symbolizes ___________

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Manger of Bethelehem
  2. Tomb of Christ
  3. Womb of Mary – Given
  4. None of above

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

We fast on Fridays,in remembrance of Christ’s Crucifixion. And we fast on wednesdays, in remembrance of _________________

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Holy Theotokos(Mother Mary)
  2. Last supper (Pesaha)
  3. Betrayal of Christ by Judas iscariot – Given
  4. Ascension

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

The Jesus prayer is __________

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, the sinner – Given
  2. Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me
  3. Lord Jesus Christ, Son of David, have mercy on me, the sinner
  4. Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, the sinner

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

Orthodox Prayer ropes are traditionally made of 12, 24, 33, 50, 100 knots, What is the meaning of 50 knots Prayer ropes

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Great lent – Given
  2. Coptic Nativity lent

Correct/Incorrect – Correct

In the Baptismal Service, the Baptised person is annointed with the Oil of Gladness which is made from __________ oil?

Answers (Correct are marked green)

  1. Olive – Given
  2. Mixture of different oils
  3. Gingeley
  4. Sun flower

Correct/Incorrect – Correct