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Bible Quizzes, Nehemiah        Thursday, August 24, 2017 

 

BIBLE QUIZ #1, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 1:1, Nehemiah the son of Hachaliah was in _________ the palace in the twentieth year of the month Chisleu.

2. According to 1:2, Nehemiah asked Hanani, concerning the ____ that had escaped, which were left of the captivity, and concerning Jerusalem.

3. According to 1:3, They answered Nehemiah saying, "The remnant that is left of the captivity there are in great ____________________: the wall of Jerusalem also is broken down, and the gates thereof are burned with fire."

4. According to 1:4, When Nehemiah heard the report of the Jews and Jerusalem, He sat down and wept, and mourned certain days and _________________ before the God of Heaven.

5. According to 1:6, Nehemiah said unto the Lord God, "Let thine ear now be attentive, and thine eyes open that thou mayest hear the prayer of thy servant which I pray before thee now, day and night for the ____________________."

6. According to 1:6, Nehemiah said unto the Lord God, "I pray and confess the sins of the ___________________, which we have sinned against thee: both I and my father's house have sinned."

7. According to 1:7, Nehemiah also said unto the Lord God, "We have dealt very ________ against thee, and have not kept the commandments, nor the statues, nor the judgments, which thou commandedst thy servant Moses."

8. According to 1:8-9, Nehemiah asked the Lord God to remember the word he commanded Moses saying, "If ye transgress, I will scatter you abroad among the nations, but if ye turn unto me, and keep my commandments, and do them; I will gather them unto the _______ that I have chosen to set my name there."

  9. According to 1:11, Nehemiah was the king's ___________.

10. According to 2:1, Nehemiah took wine and gave it to Artaxerxes the king and the king asked Nehemiah, "Why is thy ____________ sad, seeing thou art not sick? This is nothing else but sorrow of heart."

11. According to 2:2, Nehemiah was very ____________ when Artaxerxes the king asked about his sad countenance.

12. According to 2:3, Nehemiah said unto the king, "Let the king live forever: why should not my countenance be sad, when the city, the place of my fathers' sepulchres, lieth waste, and the gates thereof are consumed ___________?"

13. According to 2:4, The king said unto Nehemiah, "for what dost thou make _________?"

14. According to 2:5, Nehemiah said unto the king, "If it please the king, and if thy servant have found favour in thy sight, that thou wouldest send me unto Judah, unto the city of my ______________________, that I may build it."

15. According to 2:6, The king asked Nehemiah how long shall thy journey be? And when wilt thou return? I set him a ______ and he was pleased to send me.

16. According to 2:7, Nehemiah asked the king to let letters be given me to the governors beyond the river, that they may ______ me over till I come into Judah.

 

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #1, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 1:1, Nehemiah the son of Hachaliah was in Shushan the palace in the twentieth year of the month Chisleu.

2. According to 1:2, Nehemiah asked Hanani, concerning the Jews that had escaped, which were left of the captivity, and concerning Jerusalem.

3. According to 1:3, They answered Nehemiah saying, "The remnant that is left of the captivity there are in great affliction and reproach: the wall of Jerusalem also is broken down, and the gates thereof are burned with fire."

4. According to 1:4, When Nehemiah heard the report of the Jews and Jerusalem, He sat down and wept, and mourned certain days and fasted and prayed before the God of Heaven.

5. According to 1:6, Nehemiah said unto the Lord God, "Let thine ear now be attentive, and thine eyes open that thou mayest hear the prayer of thy servant which I pray before thee now, day and night for the children of Israel."

6. According to 1:6, Nehemiah said unto the Lord God, "I pray and confess the sins of the children of Israel, which we have sinned against thee: both I and my father's house have sinned."

7. According to 1:7, Nehemiah also said unto the Lord God, "We have dealt very corruptly against thee, and have not kept the commandments, nor the statues, nor the judgments, which thou commandedst thy servant Moses."

8. According to 1:8-9, Nehemiah asked the Lord God to remember the word he commanded Moses saying, "If ye transgress, I will scatter you abroad among the nations, but if ye turn unto me, and keep my commandments, and do them; I will gather them unto the place that I have chosen to set my name there."

  9. According to 1:11, Nehemiah was the king's cupbearer.

10. According to 2:1, Nehemiah took wine and gave it to Artaxerxes the king and the king asked Nehemiah, "Why is thy countenance sad, seeing thou art not sick? This is nothing else but sorrow of heart."

11. According to 2:2, Nehemiah was very sore afraid when Artaxerxes the king asked about his sad countenance.

12. According to 2:3, Nehemiah said unto the king, "Let the king live forever: why should not my countenance be sad, when the city, the place of my fathers' sepulchres, lieth waste, and the gates thereof are consumed with fire?"

13. According to 2:4, The king said unto Nehemiah, "for what dost thou make request?"

14. According to 2:5, Nehemiah said unto the king, "If it please the king, and if thy servant have found favour in thy sight, that thou wouldest send me unto Judah, unto the city of my fathers' sepulchres, that I may build it."

15. According to 2:6, The king asked Nehemiah how long shall thy journey be? And when wilt thou return? I set him a time and he was pleased to send me.

16. According to 2:7, Nehemiah asked the king to let letters be given me to the governors beyond the river, that they may convey me over till I come into Judah.

 

BIBLE QUIZ #2, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 2:8, Nehemiah requested the king to send a letter unto Asaph the keeper of the king's forest, that he may give me timber to make beams for the gates of the palace which appertained to the house, and for the wall of the city, and for the house I shall enter into. This the king __________.

2. According to 2: 9-10, When Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite heard about the letter it grieved them exceedingly that there was come a man to seek the __________ of the children of Israel.

3. According to 2:11-12, Nehemiah and a few men came to __________ and was there three days.

4. According to 2:12-13, Nehemiah and the men arose in the night and went out by the gate of the valley and _______ the walls of Jerusalem which was broken down and the gates thereof were consumed with fire.

5. According to 2:14, Nehemiah went on to the gate of the fountain, and to the king's pool: but there was no place for the ________ that was under him to pass.

6. According 2:16, The ________ knew not whither Nehemiah went or what he did; neither had he told it to the Jews, priests, nobles, rulers, nor to the rest that did the work.

7. According to 2:17, Nehemiah said unto them, "Ye see the ________ that we are in, how Jerusalem lieth waste, and the gates thereof are burned with fire: come, let us build up the wall of Jerusalem, that we be no more a reproach."

8. According to 2:18, Nehemiah told them of the hand of my God, which was good upon me as also the king's words that he had spoken unto me. Then they said "let us rise up and ________. They strengthened their hands for this good work."

9. According to 2:19, When Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, and Geshem, the Arabian, heard it, they _______ us to scorn, despised us, and said, "What is this thing that ye do? will ye rebel against the king?"

10. According to 2:20, Nehemiah answered them, "The God of heaven, he will _________ us; therefore we his servants will arise and build: but ye have no portion, nor right, nor memorial, in Jerusalem."

11. According to 4:1, When Sanballat heard that we (the children of Israel) builded the wall he was wroth and took great indignation and _________ the Jews.

12. According to 4:2, Sanballat spake before his brethren and the army of ________, and said, "What do these feeble Jews? Will they fortify themselves? Will they sacrifice? Will they revive the stones out of the heaps of the rubbish which are burned?" 

13. According to 4:3, Tobiah the Ammonite said, "Even that which they build, if a fox go up, he shall even _____________ their stone wall."

14. According to 4:4, Nehemiah said, "Hear, O our God: for we are despised: and turn their ________ upon their own head, and give them for a prey in the land of captivity."

15. According to 4:5, Nehemiah said, "Cover not their ________, and let not their sin be blotted out before thee: for they have provoked thee to anger before the builders."

                          

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #2, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 2:8, Nehemiah requested the king to send a letter unto Asaph the keeper of the king's forest, that he may give me timber to make beams for the gates of the palace which appertained to the house, and for the wall of the city, and for the house I shall enter into. This the king granted.

2. According to 2: 9-10, When Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite heard about the letter it grieved them exceedingly that there was come a man to seek the welfare of the children of Israel.

3. According to 2:11-12, Nehemiah and a few men came to Jerusalem and was there three days.

4. According to 2:12-13, Nehemiah and the men arose in the night and went out by the gate of the valley and viewed the walls of Jerusalem which was broken down and the gates thereof were consumed with fire.

5. According to 2:14, Nehemiah went on to the gate of the fountain, and to the king's pool: but there was no place for the beast that was under him to pass.

6. According to 2:16, The rulers knew not whither Nehemiah went or what he did; neither had he told it to the Jews, priests, nobles, rulers, nor to the rest that did the work.

7. According to 2:17, Nehemiah said unto them, "Ye see the distress that we are in, how Jerusalem lieth waste, and the gates thereof are burned with fire: come, let us build up the wall of Jerusalem, that we be no more a reproach."

8. According to 2:18, Nehemiah told them of the hand of my God, which was good upon me as also the king's words that he had spoken unto me. Then they said "let us rise up and build. They strengthened their hands for this good work."

9. According to 2:19, When Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, and Geshem, the Arabian, heard it, they laughed us to scorn, despised us, and said, "What is this thing that ye do? will ye rebel against the king?"

10. According to 2:20, Nehemiah answered them, "The God of heaven, he will prosper us; therefore we his servants will arise and build: but ye have no portion, nor right, nor memorial, in Jerusalem."

11. According to 4:1, When Sanballat heard that we (the children of Israel) builded the wall he was wroth and took great indignation and mocked the Jews.

12. According to 4:2, Sanballat spake before his brethren and the army of Samaria, and said, "What do these feeble Jews? Will they fortify themselves? Will they sacrifice? Will they revive the stones out of the heaps of the rubbish which are burned?" 

13. According to 4:3, Tobiah the Ammonite said, "Even that which they build, if a fox go up, he shall even break down their stone wall."

14. According to 4:4, Nehemiah said, "Hear, O our God: for we are despised: and turn their reproach upon their own head, and give them for a prey in the land of captivity."

15. According to 4:5, Nehemiah said, "Cover not their iniquity, and let not their sin be blotted out before thee: for they have provoked thee to anger before the builders."

                                  

BIBLE QUIZ #3, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 4:6, Nehemiah said, "We built the wall; and all the wall was joined together unto the half thereof: for the people had a ______ to work."

2. According to 4:7, When Sanballat, Tobiah, Arabians, Ammonites and the Ashdodites heard that the walls of ___________ were made up they were wroth.

3. According to 4:8, They also conspired together to come and fight against _____________ and to hinder it.

4. According to 4:10, Judah said, "The _______ of the bearers of burden is decayed, and there is much rubbish; so that we are not able to build the wall."

5. According to 4:11, Judah said, "They shall not know, neither see, till we come in the midst among them, and slay them, and cause the _______ to cease."

6. According to 4:15, "It came to pass, when our enemies heard that it was known unto us, and God had brought their counsel to ________, that all of us returned to the wall and his work."

7. According to 4:16, Half of my servants wrought in the work, and the other half of them held both the spears, shields, bows, habergeons; and the rulers were behind all the house of __________.

8. According to 4:17, They which builded on the wall wrought in the work with one hand and held a __________ with the other hand.

9. According to 4:19, Judah said unto the nobles, rulers and to the rest of the people, "The work is great and large, and we are __________ upon the wall, and one far from another."

10. According to 4:20, The workers were told, "In what place ye hear the sound of the _________, resort ye thither unto us: our God shall fight for us."

11. According to 4:21, The workers ________ in the work: and half of them held the spears from the rising of the morning till the stars appeared.

12. According to 4:22, The workers were told, "Let every one with his servant lodge within Jerusalem, that in the night they may be a _____ to us, and labour on the day."   

13. According to 5:1, There was a _________ of the people and of their wives against their brethren the Jews.

14. According to 5:2, Some of the people said, "We, our sons, and our daughters, are many, therefore we take up _______ for them, that we may eat and live."

15. According to 5:3, Some of the people said, "We have ____________ our lands, vineyards, and houses, that we might buy corn, because of the dearth."

16. According to 5:4, Some of the people said, "We have borrowed money for the ________________, and that upon our lands and vineyards."

17. According to 5:5, Some of the people said, "We bring into bondage our sons and daughters to be __________, neither is it in our power to redeem them; for other men have our lands and vineyards."

18. According to 4:10,5:11, Judah said, "_______, I pray you, to the people this day, their lands, vineyards, oliveyards, houses, also the hundredth part of the money, corn, wine, and the oil, that ye exact of them."

 

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #3, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 4:6, Nehemiah said, "We built the wall; and all the wall was joined together unto the half thereof: for the people had a mind to work."

2. According to 4:7, When Sanballat, Tobiah, Arabians, Ammonites and the Ashdodites heard that the walls of Jerusalem were made up they were wroth.

3. According to 4:8, They also conspired together to come and fight against Jerusalem and to hinder it.

4. According to 4:10, Judah (the people of Judah) said, "The strength of the bearers of burden is decayed, and there is much rubbish; so that we are not able to build the wall."

5. According to 4:11, "They shall not know, neither see, till we come

    in the midst among them, and slay them, and cause the work to cease."

6. According to 4:15, It came to pass, when our enemies heard that it was known unto us, and God had brought their counsel to nought, that all of us returned to the wall and his work.

7. According to 4:16, Half of my servants wrought in the work, and the other half of them held both the spears, shields, bows, habergeons; and the rulers were behind all the house of Judah.

8. According to 4:17, They which builded on the wall wrought in the work with one hand and held a weapon with the other hand.

9. According to 4:19, I (Nehemiah) said unto the nobles, rulers and to the rest of the people, "The work is great and large, and we are separated upon the wall, and one far from another."

10. According to 4:20, The workers were told, "In what place ye hear the sound of the trumpet, resort ye thither unto us: our God shall fight for us."

11. According to 4:21, The workers laboured in the work: and half of them held the spears from the rising of the morning till the stars appeared.

12. According to 4:22, The workers were told, "Let every one with his servant lodge within Jerusalem, that in the night they may be a guard to us, and labour on the day."   

13. According to 5:1, There was a great cry of the people and of their wives against their brethren the Jews.

14. According to 5:2, Some of the people said, "We, our sons, and our daughters, are many, therefore we take up corn for them, that we may eat and live."

15. According to 5:3, Some of the people said, "We have mortgaged our lands, vineyards, and houses, that we might buy corn, because of the dearth."

16. According to 5:4, Some of the people said, "We have borrowed money for the king's tribute, and that upon our lands and vineyards."

17. According to 5:5, Some of the people said, "We bring into bondage our sons and daughters to be servants, neither is it in our power to redeem them; for other men have our lands and vineyards."

18. According to 5:11, Restore, I (Nehemiah) pray you, to the people this day, their lands, vineyards, oliveyards, houses, also the hundredth part of the money, corn, wine, and the oil, that ye exact of them.

                             

BIBLE QUIZ #4, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 4:7, 5:12, Then they said, (The Nobles) "We will restore them, and will require nothing of them; so we do as thou ________."

2. According to 4:10, 5:12, Then I (Nehemiah) called the priests, and took an oath of them, that they should do according to this __________.

3. According to 5:13, Also I (Nehemiah) shook my lap, and said, "So God shake out every man from his house, and from his labour, that __________ not this promise, even thus be he shaken out, and emptied."

4. According to 5:13, All the congregation said,  "_______ and praised the Lord." And the people did according to this promise.

5. According to 5:14, Nehemiah said, "From the time that I was appointed to be their governor in the land of Judah, that is twelve years, I and my brethren have not eaten the ________ of the governor."

6. According to 5:15, Nehemiah said, "the former governors that had been before me were chargeable unto the people, and had taken of them bread, wine and forty shekels of silver; even their servants bare ruler over the people: but I did not do this because of the ______ of God."

7. According to 5:16, Nehemiah said, "I continued in the work of this _____, neither bought we any land:  and all my servants were gathered thither unto the work."

8. According to 5:17, Nehemiah said, "There were at my table an ________________ of the Jews and rulers, beside those that came unto us from among the heathen that are about us."

9. According to 5:18, Nehemiah said, "That which was prepared for me ______ was one ox, six choice sheep; fowls, and once in ten days all sorts of wine: yet for all this required not I the bread of the governor, because the bondage was heavy upon this people."

10. According to 5:19, Nehemiah said, "Link upon me, my God, for ____, according to all that I have done for this people."

11. According to 6:1-2, When Sanballat, Tobiah, Geshem the Arabian, and the rest of our enemies heard that I had _______ the wall, sent unto me and said, "Come, let us meet together in some one of the villages in the plain of Ono, But they thought to do  me mischief."

12. According to 6:3, Nehemiah sent messengers unto them saying, "I am doing a ___________, so that I cannot come down: why should the work cease, whilst I leave it, and come down to you?"

13. According to 6:4, Nehemiah said, "Yet they sent unto me ___________ after this, and I answered them after the same matter."

14. According to 6:6, Sanballat sent his servant unto me the fifth time with a ______ saying, "It is reported among the heathen, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel: for which cause thou buildest the wall, that thou mayest be their king, according to these words."

 

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #4, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 4:7, 5:12, Then they said, (The Nobles) "We will restore them, and will require nothing of them; so we do as thou sayest."

2. According to 4:10, 5:12, Then I (Nehemiah) called the priests, and took an oath of them, that they should do according to this promise.

3. According to 5:13, Also I (Nehemiah) shook my lap, and said, "So God shake out every man from his house, and from his labour, that performeth not this promise, even thus be he shaken out, and emptied."

4. According to 5:13, All the congregation said, "Amen and praised the Lord." And the people did according to this promise.

5. According to 5:14, Nehemiah said, "From the time that I was appointed to be their governor in the land of Judah, that is twelve years, I and my brethren have not eaten the bread of the governor."

6. According to 5:15, Nehemiah said, "the former governors that had been before me were chargeable unto the people, and had taken of them bread, wine and forty shekels of silver; even their servants bare ruler over the people: but I did not do this because of the fear of God."

7. According to 5:16, Nehemiah said, "I continued in the work of this wall, neither bought we any land:  and all my servants were gathered thither unto the work."

8. According to 5:17, Nehemiah said, "There were at my table an hundred and fifty of the Jews and rulers, beside those that came unto us from among the heathen that are about us."

9. According to 5:18, Nehemiah said, "That which was prepared for me daily was one ox, six choice sheep; fowls, and once in ten days all sorts of wine: yet for all this required not I the bread of the governor, because the bondage was heavy upon this people."

10. According to 5:19, Nehemiah said, "Link upon me, my God, for good, according to all that I have done for this people."

11. According to 6:1-2, When Sanballat, Tobiah, Geshem the Arabian, and the rest of our enemies heard that I had builded the wall, sent unto me and said, "Come, let us meet together in some one of the villages in the plain of Ono, But they thought to do  me mischief."

12. According to 6:3, Nehemiah sent messengers unto them saying, "I am doing a great work, so that I cannot come down: why should the work cease, whilst I leave it, and come down to you?"

13. According to 6:4, Nehemiah said, "Yet they sent unto me four times after this, and I answered them after the same matter."

14. According to 6:5-6, Sanballat sent his servant unto me the fifth time with a letter saying, "It is reported among the heathen, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel: for which cause thou buildest the wall, that thou mayest be their king, according to these words."

 

BIBLE QUIZ # 5, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 6:2,7, Sanballat and Geshem said, "Thou hast also appointed prophets to preach of thee at Jerusalem saying, There is a king in Judah: and now shall it be reported to the king according to these words. Come now therefore, and let us take _________ together."

2. According to 6:8, Then I (Nehemiah) sent unto him saying, "There are no such things done as thou sayest, but thou feignest them out of thine ___________."

3. According to 6:9, For they all made us afraid, saying, "Their hands shall be __________ from the work that it be not done. Now therefore, O God, strengthen my hands."

4. According to 6:10, I came unto the house of Shemaiah who was shut up and he said, "Let us meet together in the _____________, within the temple, and let us shut the doors of the temple: for they will come to slay thee; yea in the night they will come to slay thee."

5. According to 6:11, And I (Nehemiah) said, "Should such a man as I flee? And who is there, that, being as I am, would go into the temple to save ________? I will not go in."

6. According to 6:12, I (Nehemiah) perceived that ____ had not sent him: but that he pronounced this prophecy against me: for Tobiah and Sanballat had hired him.

7. According to 6:13, Therefore was he (Shemaiah) hired, that I (Nehemiah) should be afraid, and do so, and sin, and that they might have matter for an evil report, that they might __________ me.

8. According to 6:14, Nehemiah said, "My God, think thou upon Tobiah and Sanballat according to these their works, and on the prophetess Noadiah, and the rest of the prophets, that would have put me in _______."

9. According to 6:15, The wall was ______ in the twenty fifth day of the month Elul, in fifty two days.

10. According to 6:16, When our enemies heard and the heathen saw these things, they were cast down in their own eyes: for they perceived that this work was _________ of our God.

11. According to 6:17, The ______ of Judah sent many letters unto Tobbiah and the letters of Tobiah came unto them.

12. According to 7:1, When the wall was _______, and I (Nehemiah) had set up the doors, the porters, singers, and the Levites were appointed.

13. According to 7:2, Nehemiah gave his brother Hanani, and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over ___________: for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.

14. According to 7:3, Nehemiah said, "Let not the gates of ___________ be opened until the sun be hot; and while they stand by, let them shut the doors, and bar them: and appoint watches of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, every one in his watch, and every one to be over against his house."

15. According to 7:4, The city was large and great: but the people were _____ therein and the houses were not builded.


ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ # 5, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 6:2,7, Sanballat and Geshem said, "Thou hast also appointed prophets to preach of thee at Jerusalem saying, There is a king in Judah: and now shall it be reported to the king according to these words. Come now therefore, and let us take counsel together."

2. According to 6:8, Then I (Nehemiah) sent unto him saying, "There are no such things done as thou sayest, but thou feignest them out of thine own heart."

3. According to 6:9, For they all made us afraid, saying, "Their hands shall be weakened from the work that it be not done. Now therefore, O God, strengthen my hands."

4. According to 6:10, I came unto the house of Shemaiah who was shut up and he said, "Let us meet together in the house of God, within the temple, and let us shut the doors of the temple: for they will come to slay thee; yea in the night they will come to slay thee."

5. According to 6:11, And I (Nehemiah) said, "Should such a man as I flee? And who is there, that, being as I am, would go into the temple to save his life? I will not go in."

6. According to 6:12, I (Nehemiah) perceived that God had not sent him: but that he pronounced this prophecy against me: for Tobiah and Sanballat had hired him.

7. According to 6:13, Therefore was he (Shemaiah) hired, that I (Nehemiah) should be afraid, and do so, and sin, and that they might have matter for an evil report, that they might reproach me.

8. According to 6:14, Nehemiah said, "My God, think thou upon Tobiah and Sanballat according to these their works, and on the prophetess Noadiah, and the rest of the prophets, that would have put me in fear."

9. According to 6:15, The wall was finished in the twenty fifth day of the month Elul, in fifty two days.

10. According to 6:16, When our enemies heard and the heathen saw these things, they were cast down in their own eyes: for they perceived that this work was wrought of our God.

11. According to 6:17, The nobles of Judah sent many letters unto Tobbiah and the letters of Tobiah came unto them.

12. According to 7:1, When the wall was built, and I (Nehemiah) had set up the doors, the porters, singers, and the Levites were appointed.

13. According to 7:2, Nehemiah gave his brother Hanani, and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over Jerusalem: for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.

14. According to 7:3, Nehemiah said, "Let not the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun be hot; and while they stand by, let them shut the doors, and bar them: and appoint watches of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, every one in his watch, and every one to be over against his house."

15. According to 7:4, The city was large and great: but the people were few therein and the houses were not builded.

 

BIBLE QUIZ #6, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 7:5, God put into mine heart (Nehemiah) to gather together the nobles, rulers, and the people that they might be reckoned by ___________.

2. According to 7:66, The whole ____________ together was forty and two thousand three hundred and threescore.

3. According to 7:73, The priests, Levites, porters, singers, and some of the people, and the Nethinims, and all Israel, dwelt in their cities; and when the seventh month came, the children of ___________ were in their cities.

4. According to 8:1, All the people gathered themselves together as one man into the street and spake unto ____ the scribe to bring the book of the law of Moses, which the Lord had commanded to Israel.

5. According to 8:2, ________ the priest brought the law of Moses before the congregation both of men and women, and all that could hear with understanding, upon the first day of the seventh month.

6. According to 8:3, Ezra read the law of Moses from the morning until midday before the men and the women and those who could understand; the ears of all the people were __________ unto the book of the law.

7. According to 8:4-5, Ezra stood upon a pulpit of wood, which they had made for the purpose, He opened the book in the sight of all the people and they _________.

8. According to 8:6, Ezra blessed the Lord and all the people answered Amen, Amen, with lifting up their hands: and they bowed their heads, and worshipped the Lord with their _________ to the ground.

9. According to 8:8, The book of the law of God was read to the people distinctly, and they ____________ the reading.

10. According to 8:9, Nehemiah, which is the Tirshatha, (the governor), Ezra the priest, and the Levites said unto the people, "This day is holy unto the Lord your God; mourn not, nor weep." For all the people _____ when they heard the words of the law.

11. According to 8:10, Also these words were spoken unto the people, "Go you way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared, neither be ye sorry; for the joy of the Lord is your __________."

12. According to 8:13, On the second day were gathered together the chief of the fathers, the priest, and the Levites unto Ezra the scribe to __________ the words of the law.

13. According to 8:14, They found written in the law, which the Lord had commanded by Moses, that the children of Israel should dwell in ________ in the feast of the seventh month:

14. According to 8:16, The people went forth and made themselves _____, every one upon the roof of his house, and in their courts, and in the courts of the house of God, and in the street of the water gate, and in the street of Ephraim.

15. According to 8:18, From the first day until the last day, the book of the law of God was ______. They kept the feast seven days, and the eight day was a solemn assembly.

 

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #6, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 7:5, God put into mine heart (Nehemiah) to gather together the nobles, rulers, and the people that they might be reckoned by genealogy.

2. According to 7:66, The whole congregation together was forty and two thousand three hundred and threescore.

3. According to 7:73, The priests, Levites, porters, singers, and some of the people, and the Nethinims, and all Israel, dwelt in their cities; and when the seventh month came, the children of Israel were in their cities.

4. According to 8:1, All the people gathered themselves together as one man into the street and spake unto Ezra the scribe to bring the book of the law of Moses, which the Lord had commanded to Israel.

5. According to 8:2, Ezra the priest brought the law of Moses before the congregation both of men and women, and all that could hear with understanding, upon the first day of the seventh month.

6. According to 8:3, Ezra read the law of Moses from the morning until midday before the men and the women and those who could understand; the ears of all the people were attentive unto the book of the law.

7. According to 8:4-5, Ezra stood upon a pulpit of wood, which they had made for the purpose, He opened the book in the sight of all the people and they stood up.

8. According to 8:6, Ezra blessed the Lord and all the people answered Amen, Amen, with lifting up their hands: and they bowed their heads, and worshipped the Lord with their faces to the ground.

9. According to 8:8,The book of the law of God was read to the people distinctly, and they understood the reading.

10. According to 8:9, Nehemiah, which is the Tirshatha, (the governor), Ezra the priest, and the Levites said unto the people, "This day is holy unto the Lord your God; mourn not, nor weep." For all the people wept when they heard the words of the law.

11. According to 8:10, Also these words were spoken unto the people, "Go you way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared, neither be ye sorry; for the joy of the Lord is your strength."

12. According to 8:13, On the second day were gathered together the chief of the fathers, the priest, and the Levites unto Ezra the scribe to understand the words of the law.

13. According to 8:14, They found written in the law, which the Lord had commanded by Moses, that the children of Israel should dwell in booths in the feast of the seventh month:

14. According to 8:16, The people went forth and made themselves booths, every one upon the roof of his house, and in their courts, and in the courts of the house of God, and in the street of the water gate, and in the street of Ephraim.

15. According to 8:18, From the first day until the last day, the book of the law of God was read. They kept the feast seven days, and the eight day was a solemn assembly.

 

BIBLE QUIZ #7, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 9:1, In the twenty and fourth day of this month the children of Israel were ____________ with fasting, and with sackclothes, and earth upon them.

2. According to 9:2, The seed of ________ separated themselves from all strangers, and stood and confessed their sins, and the iniquities of their fathers.

3. According to 9:3, The seed of Israel stood up in their place and read in the book of the law of the Lord ____________ of the day; and another fourth part they confessed and worshipped the Lord their God.

4. According to 9:5, The seed of Israel was told to stand up and bless the Lord your God for ever and ever: and blessed be thy glorious name, which is exalted above all _________________________.

5. According to 9:7, The Lord God, did choose Abram, and brought him forth out of Ur of the Chaldees and gave him the name ___________.

6. According to 9:8, The Lord God found the heart of Abraham faithful and made a covenant to him to give the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Jebusites, and the Girgashites to ___________.

7. According to 9:9, The Lord God did see the ________ of our fathers in Egypt and heard their cry by the Red Sea.

8. According to 9:9-10, The Lord showed signs and wonders upon Pharaoh, and on all his servants, and on all the people of his land, for they dealt ________ against our fathers in Egypt.

9. According to 9:11, The Lord did divide the ____ before the children of Israel and they went through the midst of the sea on dry land.

10. According to 9:12, The Lord led the children of ________ in the day by a cloudy pillar and in the night by a pillar of fire.

11. According to 9:13, The Lord came down from heaven upon _____________ and gave the children of Israel right judgments, true laws, good statues and commandments.

12. According to 9:14, The Lord made known unto the children of Israel, the holy sabbath, commanded them precepts, statutes, and laws by the hand of ________.

13. According to 9:15, The Lord gave the children of Israel bread from heaven for their hunger, and brought forth water for them out of the rock for thirst, and promised them  that they should go in and possess the _____ which the Lord had sworn to give them.

14, According to 9:16, The children and their fathers dealt proudly, and hardened their necks, and ____________ not to the Lord's commandments.

15. According to 9:17, The children of Israel refused to obey, neither were they mindful of the wonders that the Lord did among them; in their rebellion appointed a __________ to return to their bondage.

16. According to 9:17, God is ready to _______, He is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and will not forsake the children of Israel.

       

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #7, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 9:1, In the twenty and fourth day of this month the children of Israel were assembled with fasting, and with sackclothes, and earth upon them.

2. According to 9:2, The seed of Israel separated themselves from all strangers, and stood and confessed their sins, and the iniquities of their fathers.

3. According to 9:3, The seed of Israel stood up in their place and read in the book of the law of the Lord one fourth of the day; and another fourth part they confessed and worshipped the Lord their God.

4. According to 9:5, The seed of Israel was told to stand up and bless the Lord your God for ever and ever: and blessed be thy glorious name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise.

5. According to 9:7, The Lord God, did choose Abram, and brought him forth out of Ur of the Chaldees and gave him the name Abraham.

6. According to 9:8, The Lord God found the heart of Abraham faithful and made a covenant to him to give the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Jebusites, and the Girgashites to his seed.

7. According to 9:9, The Lord God did see the affliction of our fathers in Egypt and heard their cry by the Red Sea.

8. According to 9:9-10, The Lord showed signs and wonders upon Pharaoh, and on all his servants, and on all the people of his land, for they dealt proudly against our fathers in Egypt.

9. According to 9:11, The Lord did divide the sea before the children of Israel and they went through the midst of the sea on dry land.

10. According to 9:12, The Lord led the children of Israel in the day by a cloudy pillar and in the night by a pillar of fire.

11. According to 9:13, The Lord came down from heaven upon Mount Sinai and gave the children of Israel right judgments, true laws, good statues and commandments.

12. According to 9:14, The Lord made known unto the children of Israel, the holy sabbath, commanded them precepts, statutes, and laws by the hand of Moses.

13. According to 9:15, The Lord gave the children of Israel bread from heaven for their hunger, and brought forth water for them out of the rock for thirst, and promised them  that they should go in and possess the land which the Lord had sworn to give them.

14, According to 9:16, The children and their fathers dealt proudly, and hardened their necks, and hearkened not to the Lord's commandments.

15. According to 9:17, The children of Israel refused to obey, neither were they mindful of the wonders that the Lord did among them; in their rebellion appointed a captain to return to their bondage.

16. According to 9:17, God is ready to pardon, He is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and will not forsake the children of Israel.

       

BIBLE QUIZ #8, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 9:18, The children of Israel made a ___________ and said, "This thy God that brought thee up out of Egypt, and had wrought great provocations."

2. According to 9:19, The Lord in his manifold mercies did not _______ the children of Israel in the wilderness: the pillar of the cloud departed not from them by day, to lead them in the way; neither the pillar of fire by night, to shew them light.

3. According to 9:20, The Lord gave the children of Israel a ___________ to instruct them and withheld not the manna from their mouth, and gave them water for their thirst.

4. According to 9:21, The Lord sustained the children of Israel ______ years in the wilderness, so that they lacked nothing: their clothes waxed not old, and their feet swelled not.

5. According to 9:22, The Lord gave the children of Israel kingdoms and nations, and divided them into corners: so they ________ the land of Sihon, the land of the king of Heshbon, and the land of Og king of Bashan.

6. According to 9:23, The children of Israel multiplied as the stars of heaven, and was brought into the land which the Lord had _________ unto their fathers that they should go in to possess it.

7. According to 9:24, The children of Israel went in and _________ the land, and the Lord gave the Canaanites into their hands, with their kings, and the people of the land, that they might do with them as they wished.

8. According to 9:25, The children of Israel took strong cities, possessed houses full of goods, wells, vineyards, oliveyards, fruit trees in abundance: they did eat and were filled, and became fat, and delighted themselves in the Lord's __________.

9. According to 9:26, The children of Israel were ___________, and rebelled against the Lord God and cast His law behind their backs, and slew thy prophets which testified against them.

10. According to 9:27, The Lord God delivered the children of Israel into the hand of their enemies. Yet, when they cried unto the Lord in the time of their trouble, He heard them and _________ them out of the hand of their enemies.

11. According to 9:28, After the children of Israel had rest, they did _____ again and their enemies again had dominion over them. Yet when they cried unto the Lord God again He heard them and delivered them according to His mercies.

12. According to 9:30, Many years the Lord God did forbear the children of Israel and testified against them by His Spirit in thy prophets: They would not give ear so he gave them into the hand of the _________ of the lands.

13. According to 9:33, The people of Israel said, "Thou (Lord God) art just in all that is brought upon us; for Thou hast done right, but we have done ________."

14. According to 9:34, The people of Israel said, "Neither have our kings, princes, priest, nor our fathers _____ thy law. Nor hearkened unto thy commandments and thy testimonies."

15. According to 9:38, The people of Israel said, "Because of all this we make and write a ________________. Our princes, Levites, and priests seal unto it." 

        

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #8, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 9:18, The children of Israel made a molten calf and said, "This thy God that brought thee up out of Egypt, and had wrought great provocations."

2. According to 9:19, The Lord in his manifold mercies did not forsake the children of Israel in the wilderness: the pillar of the cloud departed not from them by day, to lead them in the way; neither the pillar of fire by night, to shew them light.

3. According to 9:20, The Lord gave the children of Israel a good spirit to instruct them and withheld not the manna from their mouth, and gave them water for their thirst.

4. According to 9:21, The Lord sustained the children of Israel forty years in the wilderness, so that they lacked nothing: their clothes waxed not old, and their feet swelled not.

5. According to 9:22, The Lord gave the children of Israel kingdoms and nations, and divided them into corners: so they possessed the land of Sihon, the land of the king of Heshbon, and the land of Og king of Bashan.

6. According to 9:23, The children of Israel multiplied as the stars of heaven, and was brought into the land which the Lord had promised unto their fathers that they should go in to possess it.

7. According to 9:24, The children of Israel went in and possessed the land, and the Lord gave the Canaanites into their hands, with their kings, and the people of the land, that they might do with them as they wished.

8. According to 9:25, The children of Israel took strong cities, possessed houses full of goods, wells, vineyards, oliveyards, fruit trees in abundance: they did eat and were filled, and became fat, and delighted themselves in the Lord's goodness.

9. According to 9:26, The children of Israel were disobedient, and rebelled against the Lord God and cast His law behind their backs, and slew thy prophets which testified against them.

10. According to 9:27, The Lord God delivered the children of Israel into the hand of their enemies. Yet, when they cried unto the Lord in the time of their trouble, He heard them and saved them out of the hand of their enemies.

11. According to 9:28, After the children of Israel had rest, they did evil again and their enemies again had dominion over them. Yet when they cried unto the Lord God again He heard them and delivered them according to His mercies.

12. According to 9:30, Many years the Lord God did forbear the children of Israel and testified against them by His Spirit in thy prophets: They would not give ear so he gave them into the hand of the people of the lands.

13. According to 9:33, The people of Israel said, "Thou (Lord God) art just in all that is brought upon us; for Thou hast done right, but we have done wickedly."

14. According to 9:34, The people of Israel said, "Neither have our kings, princes, priest, nor our fathers kept thy law. Nor hearkened unto thy commandments and thy testimonies."

15. According to 9:38, The people of Israel said, "Because of all this we make and write a sure covenant. Our princes, Levites, and priests seal unto it."

 

BIBLE QUIZ #9, NEHEMIA (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 9:38, The names of the princes, Levites, and priests that sealed unto the _____________ are listed in chapter 10 verses one through twenty seven.

2. According to 10:28-29, The rest of the people, the priests, Levites, porters, singers, and the Nethinims had ____________ themselves from the people of the land and entered into an oath to walk in God's law which was given by Moses, and to do all the commandments, judgments, and statues of the Lord.

3. According to 10:30, The children of Israel said, "We will not give our daughters unto the _____________________, nor take their daughters for our sons."

4. According to 10:31, The children of Israel said, "If the people of the land bring ware or any victuals on the sabbath day to sell, we will not ____ it of them on the sabbath, or on the holy day."

5. According to 10:32, The children of Israel said, "We have made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the _________ of a shekel for the service of the house of our God."

6. According to 10:33, They __________ themselves for the shewbread, the continual meat offering, the continual burnt offering, the sabbaths, the new moons, the set feasts, the holy things, the sin offerings to make an atonement for Israel, and for all the work of the house of our God.

7. According to 10:34, Lots were cast among the priests, Levites, and the people for the ________________ to burn upon the altar of the Lord our God.

8. According to 10:35, Also they were to bring the firstfruits of the our ground, of all the trees, _______________ unto the house of the Lord.

9. According to 10:36, Also they were to bring unto the priests that _________ in the house of our God, the firstborn of our sons, our cattle, and herds of our flock,

10. According to 10:37, Also they were to bring unto the _______, to the chambers of the house of our God,  the firstfruits of our dough, our offerings, all manner of trees, wine, and oil.

11. According to 10:37, Also they were to bring the ________ of our ground unto the Levites, that the same Levites might have the tithes in all the cities of our tillage.

12. According to 10:38, The priest, the son of Aaron shall be with the Levites, when the Levites take tithes: the Levites shall bring up the tithe of the tithes unto the house of our God, to the chambers, into the __________________.

13. According to 10:39, The children of Israel and the children of the Levi shall bring the offering of corn, new wine, and the oil, unto the __________, where are the vessels of the sanctuary, the priests that minister, and the porters, and the singers: we will not forsake the house of our God.

14. According to 11:1,The rulers of the people dwelt at Jerusalem: the rest of the people also ________, to bring one of ten to dwell in Jerusalem the holy city, and nine parts to dwell in other cities.

15. According to 11:2, The people blessed all the men that willingly _________ themselves to dwell at Jerusalem.    

 

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #9, NEHEMIA (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 9:38, The names of the princes, Levites, and priests that sealed unto the sure covenant are listed in chapter 10 verses one through twenty seven.

2. According to 10:28-29, The rest of the people, the priests, Levites, porters, singers, and the Nethinims had separated themselves from the people of the land and entered into an oath to walk in God's law which was given by Moses, and to do all the commandments, judgments, and statues of the Lord.

3. According to 10:30, The children of Israel said, "We will not give our daughters unto the people of the land, nor take their daughters for our sons."

4. According to 10:31, The children of Israel said, "If the people of the land bring ware or any victuals on the sabbath day to sell, we will not buy it of them on the sabbath, or on the holy day."

5. According to 10:32, The children of Israel said, "We have made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God."

6. According to 10:33, They charged themselves for the shewbread, the continual meat offering, the continual burnt offering, the sabbaths, the new moons, the set feasts, the holy things, the sin offerings to make an atonement for Israel, and for all the work of the house of our God.

7. According to 10:34, Lots were cast among the priests, Levites, and the people for the wood offering to burn upon the altar of the Lord our God.

8. According to 10:35, Also they were to bring the firstfruits of the our ground, of all the trees, year by year unto the house of the Lord.

9. According to 10:36, Also they were to bring unto the priests that minister in the house of our God, the firstborn of our sons, our cattle, and herds of our flock,

10. According to 10:37, Also they were to bring unto the priests, to the chambers of the house of our God,  the firstfruits of our dough, our offerings, all manner of trees, wine, and oil.

11. According to 10:37, Also they were to bring the tithes of our ground unto the Levites, that the same Levites might have the tithes in all the cities of our tillage.

12. According to 10:38, The priest, the son of Aaron shall be with the Levites, when the Levites take tithes: the Levites shall bring up the tithe of the tithes unto the house of our God, to the chambers, into the treasure house.

13. According to 10:39, The children of Israel and the children of the Levi shall bring the offering of corn, new wine, and the oil, unto the chambers, where are the vessels of the sanctuary, the priests that minister, and the porters, and the singers: we will not forsake the house of our God.

14. According to 11:1,The rulers of the people dwelt at Jerusalem: the rest of the people also cast lots, to bring one of ten to dwell in Jerusalem the holy city, and nine parts to dwell in other cities.

15. According to 11:2, The people blessed all the men that willingly offered themselves to dwell at Jerusalem.    

 

BIBLE QUIZ #10, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 12:26, Nehemiah was the _________ and Ezra was the priest and the scribe.

2. According to 12:27, The Levites were sought out of their places and brought to Jerusalem to keep the ____________ of the wall of Jerusalem with gladness, thanksgivings, with singing, with cymbals, psalteries, and with harps.

3. According to 12:28, The _____ of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain country round about Jerusalem, and from the villages of Netophathi.

4. According to 12:30, The priests and the Levites _________ themselves, the people, the gates, and the wall.

5. According to 12:31, I (Nehemiah) appointed two great companies of the princes of Judah to give _________ for the wall of Jerusalem.

6. According to 12:40-43, The two companies that gave thanks, the priests, the singers, the wives, and the children offered ______________, and rejoiced for God had made them rejoice with great joy: the joy of Jerusalem was heard afar off.

7. According to 12:45, Both the singers, and the porters kept the ward of their God, and the ward of the purification, according to the commandment of _____, and of Solomon his son.

8. According to 12:46, In the days of ______ and Asaph of old there were chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving unto God.

9. According to 12:47, All Israel gave portions unto the singers and porters, and they sanctified __________ unto the Levites; and the Levites sanctified them unto the children of Aaron.

10. According to 13:1, In the book of Moses was found written, That the Ammonite and the Moabite should not come into the _______________ of God for ever.

11. According to 13:2, The Ammonite and Moabite could not come into the congregation of God because they did not give the children of _______ bread and water.

12. According to 13:2, The Ammonite and Moabite hired Balaam against the children of Israel that he should curse them: howbeit our God turned the curse into a ___________.

13. According to 13:7, I (Nehemiah) came to Jerusalem and understood the ___ that Eliashib did for Tobiah, in preparing him a chamber in the courts of the house of God.

14. According to 13:8, Nehemiah was grieved concerning what Eliahib had done so he cast forth all the household stuff of _________ out of the chamber.

15. According to 13:10, I (Nehemiah) perceived that the portions of the Levites had not been given them: for the Levites and the singers, that did the ____, were fled every one to his field.

16. According to 13:11, I (Nehemiah) contended with the rulers saying, "Why is the house of God _______?" He gathered them together, and set them in their place.  

  

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #10, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 12:26, Nehemiah was the governor and Ezra was the priest and the scribe.

2. According to 12:27, The Levites were sought out of their places and brought to Jerusalem to keep the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem with gladness, thanksgivings, with singing, with cymbals, psalteries, and with harps.

3. According to 12:28, The sons of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain country round about Jerusalem, and from the villages of Netophathi.

4. According to 12:30, The priests and the Levites purified themselves, the people, the gates, and the wall.

5. According to 12:31, I (Nehemiah) appointed two great companies of the princes of Judah to give thanks for the wall of Jerusalem.

6. According to 12:40-43, The two companies that gave thanks, the priests, the singers, the wives, and the children offered great sacrifices, and rejoiced for God had made them rejoice with great joy: the joy of Jerusalem was heard afar off.

7. According to 12:45, Both the singers, and the porters kept the ward of their God, and the ward of the purification, according to the commandment of David, and of Solomon his son.

8. According to 12:46, In the days of David and Asaph of old there were chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving unto God.

9. According to 12:47, All Israel gave portions unto the singers and porters, and they sanctified holy things unto the Levites; and the Levites sanctified them unto the children of Aaron.

10. According to 13:1, In the book of Moses was found written, That the Ammonite and the Moabite should not come into the congregation of God for ever.

11. According to 13:2, The Ammonite and Moabite could not come into the congregation of God because they did not give the children of Israel bread and water.

12. According to 13:2, The Ammonite and Moabite hired Balaam against the children of Israel that he should curse them: howbeit our God turned the curse into a blessing.

13. According to 13:7, I (Nehemiah) came to Jerusalem and understood the evil that Eliashib did for Tobiah, in preparing him a chamber in the courts of the house of God.

14. According to 13:8, Nehemiah was grieved concerning what Eliahib had done so he cast forth all the household stuff of Tobiah out of the chamber.

15. According to 13:10, I (Nehemiah) perceived that the portions of the Levites had not been given them: for the Levites and the singers, that did the work, were fled every one to his field.

16. According to 13:11, I (Nehemiah) contended with the rulers saying, "Why is the house of God forsaken?" He gathered them together, and set them in their place.  

  

BIBLE QUIZ #11, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 13:12, All Judah brought ____ of the corn and the new wine and the oil unto the treasuries.

2. According to 13:13, I (Nehemiah) made _________ over the treasuries, Shelemiah the priest, Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah and Hanan, for they were counted faithful, and their office was to distribute unto their brethren.

3. According to 13:14, Nehemiah said, "Remember me, O my God, concerning this, and wipe not out my ___________ that I have done for the house of my God, and for the offices."

4. According to 13:15, Nehemiah saw in Judah on the __________ some treading winepresses, bringing in sheaves, lading asses, also wine, grapes and figs, and all manner of burdens which they brought into Jerusalem. I testified against them in the day they sold victuals.

5. According to 13:16, The men of ______ also brought fish and all manner of ware and sold them on the sabbath unto the children of Judah.

6. According to 13:17, Nehemiah contended with the nobles of Judah and asked them, "What evil thing is this that ye do, and ________ the sabbath day?"

7. According to 13:18, Nehemiah asked the nobles of Judah, "Did not our God bring all this evil upon us, and upon this city?" yet ye bring more wrath upon Israel by ___________ the sabbath.

8. According to 13:19, Nehemiah commanded the _____ be shut when it began to be dark the day before the sabbath and he set servants at the gates that there should be no burden brought in on the sabbath day.

9. According to 13:20-21, The merchants and sellers ______ without Jerusalem once or twice and Nehemiah testified against them and said, "Why lodge ye about the wall? If ye do so again, I will lay hands on you." From that time they came not more on the sabbath.

10. According to 13:22, Nehemiah commanded the ________ to cleanse themselves, and come and keep the gates, to sanctify the sabbath.

11. According to 13:23-24, Nehemiah saw Jews that had ________ wives of Ashdod, Ammon, and of Moab. Their children could not speak the Jews' language but according to the language of each people

12. According to 13:25, Nehemiah _________ with the Jews for marring wives that were not Jews and said, "Ye shall not give your daughters unto their sons, nor take their daughters unto your sons, or for yourselves."

13. According to 13:26, Nehemiah also asked the Jews, "Did not Solomon king of Israel _____ by these things?

14. According to 13:26, Nehemiah also said, "There was no king like Solomon, God loved him and made him king over all Israel, even him did outlandish _______ cause him to sin."

15. According to 13:29-30, Nehemiah asked God to remember them that had ______ the priesthood and the covenant of the priesthood of the Levites. Thus cleansed I them from all strangers, and appointed the wards of the priest, and the Levites, every one in his business.  

                        

ANSWERS TO BIBLE QUIZ #11, NEHEMIAH (KJV)
By Mary Lee Thornton

1. According to 13:12, All Judah brought tithe of the corn and the new wine and the oil unto the treasuries.

2. According to 13:13, I (Nehemiah) made treasurers over the treasuries, Shelemiah the priest, Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah and Hanan, for they were counted faithful, and their office was to distribute unto their brethren.

3. According to 13:14, Nehemiah said, "Remember me, O my God, concerning this, and wipe not out my good deeds that I have done for the house of my God, and for the offices."

4. According to 13:15, Nehemiah saw in Judah on the sabbath some treading winepresses, bringing in sheaves, lading asses, also wine, grapes and figs, and all manner of burdens which they brought into Jerusalem. I testified against them in the day they sold victuals.

5. According to 13:16, The men of Tyre also brought fish and all manner of ware and sold them on the sabbath unto the children of Judah.

6. According to 13:17, Nehemiah contended with the nobles of Judah and asked them, "What evil thing is this that ye do, and profane the sabbath day?"

7. According to 13:18, Nehemiah asked the nobles of Judah, "Did not our God bring all this evil upon us, and upon this city?" yet ye bring more wrath upon Israel by profaning the sabbath.

8. According to 13:19, Nehemiah commanded the gates be shut when it began to be dark the day before the sabbath and he set servants at the gates that there should be no burden brought in on the sabbath day.

9. According to 13:20-21, The merchants and sellers lodged without Jerusalem once or twice and Nehemiah testified against them and said, "Why lodge ye about the wall? If ye do so again, I will lay hands on you." From that time they came not more on the sabbath.

10. According to 13:22, Nehemiah commanded the Levites to cleanse themselves, and come and keep the gates, to sanctify the sabbath.

11. According to 13:23-24, Nehemiah saw Jews that had married wives of Ashdod, Ammon, and of Moab. Their children could not speak the Jews' language but according to the language of each people

12. According to 13:25, Nehemiah contented with the Jews for marring wives that were not Jews and said, "Ye shall not give your daughters unto their sons, nor take their daughters unto your sons, or for yourselves."

13. According to 13:26, Nehemiah also asked the Jews, "Did not Solomon king of Israel sin by these things?"

14. According to 13:26, Nehemiah also said, "There was no king like Solomon, God loved him and made him king over all Israel, even him did outlandish women cause him to sin."

15. According to 13:29-30, Nehemiah asked God to remember them that had defiled the priesthood and the covenant of the priesthood of the Levites. Thus cleansed I them from all strangers, and appointed the wards of the priest, and the Levites, every one in his business.  

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