Bible Quiz: Parables of the Lost



    • In the parable of the lost sheep, how many sheep were NOT lost? (Luke 15:4)
    • 1
    • 12
    • 3
    • 99
    • When the shepherd found the lost sheep, what did he do with it? (Luke 15:5)
    • He broke its leg so that it would not wander again
    • He tied a rope from his waist to the sheep's neck
    • He sacrificed it
    • He carried it on his shoulders
    • How did the shepherd react when he found the sheep? (Luke 15:6)
    • He rejoiced
    • He was surprised
    • He was angry
    • He was sorrowful
    • In the parable of the lost coin, how many coins were NOT lost? (Luke 15:8)
    • 11
    • 1
    • 4
    • 9
    • The woman's lost coin was made of: (Luke 15:8)
    • gold
    • silver
    • bronze
    • copper
    • In the parable of the prodigal son, how did the son obtain his money? (Luke 15:12)
    • He stole it from his brother
    • He worked for it
    • He found it buried in the ground
    • He inherited it from his father
    • How did the son lose his money? (Luke 15:13)
    • It was stolen from him
    • He wasted it
    • He misplaced it
    • His stocks crashed
    • What did the poor son have to eat? (Luke 15:16)
    • the grass
    • the food meant for the swine
    • dry bread
    • locusts and honey
    • Upon the prodigal son's return, how did his father receive him? (Luke 15:20)
    • The father joyfully welcomed him
    • The father was angrily cursed at him
    • The father quietly chastized him
    • The father disowned him
    • What did the father bring for the prodigal son upon his return? (Luke 15:22)
    • a cap and a tunic
    • a robe and a ring
    • a girdle of sackcloth
    • a piece of bread and a cup of water
    • Who was jealous of the prodigal son? (Luke 15:25)
    • the father's head servant
    • the prodigal son's mother
    • the prodigal son's brother
    • the prodigal son's father
    • To whom did Jesus tell these parables? (Luke 15:2)
    • to His apostles
    • to the Pharisees and scribes
    • to the woman taken in adultery
    • to the Sadducees and publicans
    • What can we learn from Jesus' parables of the lost sheep, coin, and son? (Luke 15:7)
    • God will disown all those who wander away from His gospel
    • God loves all of His children and wants them to repent and return to Him
    • God loves only His children who are faithful to Him
    • God will destroy those who leave His church