10 most difficult Bible riddles A list of Bible related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Christianity quiz What is the highest rank of an angel in the Christian theology?Seraphim. Seraphs are described in the Book of Isaiah as fiery six-winged beings that fly around God's throne singing "holy, holy, holy". The Seraphim are easily recognizable on medieval paintings thanks to six fiery wings. The name Seraphim means "the burning ones."very hard 33% SeraphimSeraphim33%CherubimCherubim9%ThronesThrones3%ArchangelsArchangels53%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 5259 answers in 2 languages »Christianity riddles » What is the language of biblical New Testament?Ancient Greek. New Testament has been written in common Greek of first and second century known as koine, a language different then either classical Ancient Greek and modern Greek language. At the time koine was a lingua franca of the Eastern Mediterranean basin.hard 41% HebrewHebrew25%AramaicAramaic23%LatinLatin8%Ancient GreekAncient Greek41%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 945 answers in 2 languages »New Testament riddles » What does the word "Bible" literally mean?The Books. English word Bible comes from Latin biblia sacra "holy books". The plural "biblia" was often improperly interpreted as singular feminine, hence the old Anglo-Latin singular "biblia". The root "biblia" is shared with words such as bibliographer or bibliophilia, unrelated to the Bible.hard 52% The HolinessThe Holiness3%The BooksThe Books52%The WordThe Word31%The TruthThe Truth12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10696 answers in 2 languages »words riddles » According to the Bible, how long did Methuselah live?969 years. Some believe that Methuselah's extreme age is the result of an ancient mistranslation that converted "months" to "years". That would produce a more credible 78 years, but the same calculation applied to Enoch would have him fathering Methuselah at the age of 5.hard 55% 69 years69 years3%96 years96 years13%696 years696 years27%969 years969 years55%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 6872 answers in 2 languages »culture riddles » How many lamps are there in the menorah that symbols Judaism?7. The symbolic menorah has 7 lamps, but the commonly used Hanukkah menorah (pictured) has nine lamps, and no seven-lamps menorahs are made. This is because the menorah is described in the Bible as the seven-lamp lampstand made of gold, used in the portable sanctuary set up by Moses in the wilderness and later in the Temple in Jerusalem. The Talmud states that it is prohibited to use a seven-lamp menorah outside of the Temple. hard 56% 7756%8822%9918%10102%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9434 answers in 2 languages »Judaism riddles » This is Haile Selassie, former emperor of Ethiopia. Who is he claimed to be a descendant of?King Solomon. The House of Solomon was the former Imperial House of Ethiopia. Its members claim lineal descent from Solomon of Israel and the Queen of Sheba, the latter of whom tradition asserts gave birth to Menelik I after her Biblically described visit to Solomon in Jerusalem. These claims of Solomonic descent make the Ethiopian royal house among the two oldest in the world (the other being the Imperial Dynasty of Japan)average 65% MuhammadMuhammad18%King SolomonKing Solomon65%Jesus ChristJesus Christ5%Ramses IRamses I10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 13280 answers in 4 languages »history of Africa riddles » Which king is depicted with a harp?King David. Harp is an attribute of David. According to the Bible, David was famed before he killed Goliath for his bravery and for his skill with the harp. "whenever the spirit from God came upon (King) Saul, David would take his harp and play. Then relief would come to Saul; he would feel better, and the evil spirit would leave him."average 67% Richard the LionheartRichard the Lionheart9%CharlemagneCharlemagne9%King DavidKing David67%ApolloApollo13%Created by: MarcusX. Statistics based on 23943 answers in 2 languages »kings riddles » According to the Bible, what was the name of the second man, after Adam?Cain and Abel were, according to the Book of Genesis, two sons of Adam and Eve. Cain eventually killed his younger brother Abel.average 69% NoahNoah8%AbelAbel18%CainCain69%SatanSatan4%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 15349 answers in 2 languages »religions riddles » What do Hebrew, Greek and Arabic words for "angel" literally mean?"messenger". The Hebrew (malʾákh) word for angel means "messenger", like its counterparts in Arabic (malak) and Greek (angelos). Contrary to Christians and Jews, Muslims believe that angels can not be seen with the naked eye, and prophets such as Muhammad received revelation from them only in a spiritual sense.easy 75% "feathered one""feathered one"2%"messenger""messenger"75%"God's servant""God's servant"20%"first-born""first-born"1%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6858 answers in 2 languages »Islam riddles » What is the name of the first book of the Bible?Genesis. The exact date when the book was created is unknown, but most scholars agree that it was created either just before or during the Babylonian exile of the 6th century BC.very easy 82% ExodusExodus14%GenesisGenesis82%LeviticusLeviticus1%NumbersNumbers2%Created by: Debbie Fox. Statistics based on 10333 answers in 2 languages »culture riddles » Play Christianity quiz and see all the questions.