Jesus' Parables Bible Quiz (Hard)



    • Why did Christ use parables when teaching? (Matthew 13:13-16)
    • To hide the meaning of His teachings from those who wouldn't understand
    • What is a parable?
    • A believable story used provide a comparison to an abstract concept
    • In the parable of the good Samaritan, what was Christ trying to teach? (Luke 10:30-37)
    • That everyone is our neighbor
    • In the parable of the good Samaritan, what was the significance of the one who helped being a Samaritan? (John 4:9)
    • The Jews hated the Samaritans, and would have no business with them
    • In the parable of the sower, what did the seeds that fell on the way side represent? (Matthew 13:3-9,18-23)
    • Those that do not understand the word of God
    • In the parable of the sower, what did the seeds that fell in the stony places represent? (Matthew 13:3-9,18-23)
    • Those who heard the word and followed it, but shortly afterward fell away
    • In the parable of the sower, what did the seeds that fell in thorny places represent? (Matthew 13:3-9,18-23)
    • Those that heard the word, but were caught up by the riches of the world
    • In the parable of the sower, what did the seeds that fell into good ground represent? (Matthew 13:3-9,18-23)
    • Those that heard the word, and followed it
    • In the parable of the ten virgins, what was Jesus trying to teach? (Matthew 25:1-13)
    • That all must be ready for when He comes
    • In the parable of the ten virgins, what did the unprepared virgins not bring? (Matthew 25:1-13)
    • Oil for the lamps