Quiz for ‘Angels and Shepherds’

1: Who was the Roman Emperor when this happened?

  1. Julius Caesar
  2. Nero
  3. Quirinius
  4. Augustus

 

2: Who was the governor of Syria?

  1. Augustus
  2. Quirinius
  3. Zechariah
  4. Pilate

 

3: Where did Joseph’s journey take them?

  1. From Judea to Bethlehem
  2. From Nazareth to Syria in Jordan
  3. From Nazareth to Bethlehem in Judea
  4. From Egypt to Judea

 

4: Where did Mary give birth to her baby?

  1. Nazareth
  2. Jerusalem
  3. In a manger
  4. Bethlehem

 

5: Who was Mary engaged to?

  1. Joseph
  2. Gabriel
  3. Moses
  4. David

 

6: Where were the shepherds?

  1. Having lunch
  2. In the fields near Bethlehem watching their sheep
  3. Sitting round a fire keeping warm
  4. Washing their socks at the laundry

 

7: What did the shepherds see while they were in the field?

  1. An ordinary man
  2. Three wise men
  3. The glory of the Lord shining all around
  4. An angel with golden wings

 

8: Who joined the angel to praise God?

  1. The Holy Spirit
  2. Shepherds
  3. Sheep
  4. Many other angels

 

9: Which of the following are NOT directly mentioned in this story?

  1. A donkey
  2. An angel
  3. Joseph
  4. Shepherds

 

10: How old was the baby when Mary and Joseph followed the law of Moses and he was named Jesus?

  1. 12 years
  2. 7 days
  3. 8 days
  4. 33 years

Answers

Question 1

D. Augustus

Question 2

B. Quirinius

Question 3

C. From Nazareth to Bethlehem in Judea

Question 4

D. Bethlehem

Question 5

A. Joseph

Question 6

B. In the fields near Bethlehem watching their sheep

Question 7

C. The glory of the Lord shining all around

Question 8

D. Many other angels

Question 9

A. A donkey

Question 10

C. 8 days