Bible Trivia - General Questions
Though the name appears on the covers, the word "Bible" does not appear in the text.
So the man of God said, "Where did it fall?" And he showed him the place. So he cut off a stick,and threw it in there; and he made the iron float.
II Kings 6:6
Praise the Lord, all you Gentiles!
Laud Him, all you peoples!
For His merciful kindness is great toward us,
And the truth of the Lord endures forever.
Praise the Lord!
So the king's scribes were called at that time, in the third month, which is the month of Sivan, on the twenty-third day; and it was written, according to all that Mordecai commanded, to the Jews, the satraps, the governors, and the princes of the provinces from India to Ethiopia, one hundred and twenty-seven provinces in all, to every province in its own script, to every people in their own language, and to the Jews in their own script and language.
Esther and Song of Solomon
Now in the fourth watch of the night Jesus went to them, walking on the sea. ... And when Peter had come down out of the boat, he walked on the water to got to Jesus.
And Elijah the Tishbite, of the inhabitants of Gilead, said to Ahab, "As the Lord God of Israel lives, before whom I stand, there shall not be dew or rain these years, except at my word."
I Kings 17:1
So Ahab went up to eat and dink. and Elijah went up to the tope of Carmel; then he bowed down on the ground, and put his face between his knees, ... Now it happened in the meantime that the sky became black with clouds and wind, and there was a heavy rain. So Ahab rode away and went to Jezreel.
I Kings 18:42, 45
To them the chief of the eunuchs gave names: he gave Daniel the name Belteshazzar; to Hananiah, Shadrach; to Mishael, Meshach; and to Azariah, Abed-Nego.
But He turned and said to Peter, "Get behind Me, Satan! You are an offense to Me, for you are not mindful of the things of God, but the things of men."
Yet Michael the archangel, in contending with the devil, when he disputed about the body of Moses, dared not bring against him a reviling accusation, but said, "The Lord rebuke you!"
Now Rachel had taken the household idols, put them in the camel's saddle, and sat on them. And Laban search all about the tent but did not find them.
And it happened, as she continued praying before the Lord, that Eli watched her mouth. Now Hannah spoke in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard. Therefore Eli thought she was drunk.
I Samuel 1:12-13
The Elder, To the elect lady and her children, whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all those who have known the truth
II John 1
So it came to pass when King Jeroboam heard the saying of the man of God, who cried out against the altar in Bethel, that he stretched out his hand from the altar, saying "Arrest him!" Then his hand, which he stretched out toward him, withered, so that he could not pull it back to himself.
I Kings 13:4
Then the king's [Belshazzar's] countenance changed, and his thoughts troubled him, so that the joints of his hips were loosened and his knees knocked against each other.
But Elymas the sorcerer (for so his name is translated) withstood them, seeking to turn the proconsul away from the faith. Then Saul, who also is called Paul, filled with the Holy Spirit, looked intently at him and said, "O full of all deceit and all fraud, you son of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness, will you not cease perverting the straight ways of the Lord? And now, indeed, the hand of the Lord is upon you, and you shall be blind, not seeing the sun for a time." And immediately a dark mist fell on him, and he went around seeking someone to lead him by the hand.
And to the angel of the church in Thyatira write ... But I have this against you, that you tolerate the woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess, and she teaches and leads My bondservants astray, so that they commit acts of immorality and eat things sacrificed to idols.
Revelation 2:18, 20
On the seventh day, when the heart of the king was merry with wine, he commanded Mehuman, Biztha, Harbona, Bigtha, Abagtha, Zethar, and Carcas, seven eunuchs who served in the presence of King Ahasuerus, to bring Queen Vashti before the king, wearing her royal crown, in order to show her beauty to the people and the officials, for she was beautiful to behold. But Queen Vashti refused to come at the king's command brought by his eunuchs; therefore the king was furious, and his anger burned within him.
The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; My God, my strength, in whom I will trust; My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. ...
Psalm 18:2ff and II Samuel 22:2ff
Oh, that men would give thanks to the Lord for His goodness, and for His wonderful works to the children of men!
Psalm 107:8, 15, 21, 31
And when they [Jesus and the disciples] had sung a hymn, they went out to the Mount of Olives.
And it shall be upon Aaron when he ministers, and its sound will be heard when he goes into the holy place before the Lord and when he comes out, that he may not die.
Now therefore, send and gather all Israel to me on Mount Carmel, the four hundred and fifty prophets of Baal, and the four hundred prophets of Asherah, who eat at Jezebel's table.
I Kings 18:19
[Hence, the answer is 850]