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Category Archives: Fun

Quiz: Do You Know These Obscure Facts in the Bible? 

What’s the largest assembled army in the Bible? What’s the longest book in the Old Testament? Or, here’s a really challenging one: What’s the longest word in the Bible? How well do you know the “extremes” in the Bible? From the Old Testament to the New, this quiz tests your Bible trivia knowledge. All answers […]

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Quiz: Do You Know These Women of the Bible?

March is Women’s History Month, which includes International Women’s Day, to “celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievement of women.” Consider the ways in which women shaped the history of the Bible and Christianity, and continue to lead and influence the faith today. Let’s begin with the following fun quiz! Can you name these […]

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Quiz: Stark, Slytherin, Sauron, or Scripture? Test Your Bible and Fantasy Literature Trivia Knowledge

How well do you know your fantasy literature classics? In this quiz can you distinguish a quote from the Bible from a quote that merely sounds like it’s from the Bible? This Bible Gateway quiz takes a dozen quotes from A Game of Thrones, The Lord of the Rings, the Harry Potter series, and the […]

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Sports Quiz: Do You Know These Sports References and Amazing Feats From the Bible?

In the spirit of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, here’s a brief quiz to test your knowledge of sports metaphors in the Bible! The Bible contains many references to athletics—and many stories of people accomplishing truly amazing physical feats. Take the quiz below to find out how well you know the athletic references and stories […]

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know the 5 Covenants of the Bible?

The word covenant means “an agreement, usually formal, between two or more persons to do or not do something specified.” In the Bible, according to Smith’s Bible Names Dictionary, the Hebrew word berith means primarily “a cutting,” with reference to the custom of cutting or dividing animals in two and passing between the parts in […]

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Take the Quiz: How Curious Are You About the Bible?

[Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, NIV Faithlife Study Bible Encourages Readers to Stay Curious about God’s Word] No matter where you are on your faith journey, there’s always more to explore in God’s Word. Dive in and feed your curiosity with the NIV Faithlife Study Bible (Zondervan, 2017) (@NIVBible). Filled with innovative graphics and […]

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Top 10 Signs You May Not Be Reading Your Bible Enough

[Browse the Bibles section in the Bible Gateway Store, where you’ll enjoy low prices every day] [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Bible Translation Reading Levels] [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, When Was Each Book of the Bible Written?] Top 10 Signs You May Not Be Reading Your Bible Enough. . .     10) The […]

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Reverend Fun’s Top Five Christmas Cartoons, 2016 Edition

Each year, we highlight the highest-rated Reverend Fun cartoons related to Christmas. Here are the top-rated cartoons as of 2016! 1. Too Bright This Year 2. The Coolest Thing 3. The Guy Who Has Everything 4. Proper Placement 5. What You Need Reverend Fun has “retired,” but there are hundreds of cartoons in the archive […]

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All the 🌲🌳 of the field will 👏

You can now search for over 330 emoji on Bible Gateway–we’ll translate them into English and conduct a keyword search for you. Try a couple: all the 🌲🌳 of the field will 👏 or 🌈⛅. Why? This Sunday, July 17, is World Emoji Day, a recently invented holiday that celebrates using emoji to augment digital […]

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A Coloring Page for You to Enjoy

If you happen to be “stuck” indoors on a cool and rainy Spring day, here’s a sample page from Bible Blessings & Promises Coloring Book for Adults (Product Concept Manufacturing, 2015) for you to print and enjoy. It illustrates Psalm 33:5. Browse the Adult Coloring Book section of the Bible Gateway Store.    

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