The 12 Disciples Questions and Answers

Ready for a new challenging bible quiz game? Checkout this 12 Disciples Questions and Answers quizlet game. Who were the 12 disciples Jesus hand-picked to follow Him and become fishers of men. How well do you know the story of the 12 disciples of Christ, some of who were martyred for their work on earth.

We have put together some Bible quiz questions on the life of the disciples of Jesus Christ including some well known events that happened in the time of Christ. For further studies on this topic, read the whole of Acts.

The 12 Disciples of Christ Bible Quiz

The 12 Disciples Questions and Answers

Q1: What was Matthew’s job before he became a disciple?
A: Fisherman
B: Carpenter
C: Tax Collector
D: Gynecologists

Q2: Who walked on water towards Jesus?
A: Peter
B: Thomas
C: Andrew
D: John

Q3: Which disciple did Jesus see under the fig tree?
A: Nathanael
B: Paul
C: Simon the Zealot
D: Philip

Q4: What did the disciples do when people brought their little children to Jesus?
A: They gave them food
B: They rebuked them
C: They hugged them
D: They baptized them

Q5: Jesus sent two of his disciples to a nearby village to do what?
A: Get some food
B: Find a resting place
C: Find a donkey
D: To announce His arrival

Q6: Who denied Jesus three times?
A: Judas
B: Peter
C: Paul
D: Luke

Q7: Which of the 12 disciples betrayed Jesus?
A: Simon
B: James
C: Judas
D: Matthew

Q8: Jesus took Peter, James and John up a high mountain. What event did they witness?
A: Atonement
B: Resurrection
C: Transfiguration
D: Ascension

Q9: Who said Lord, show us the Father and that will be enough for us.
A: Philip
B: Thomas
C: Bartholomew
D: Matthew

Q10: Who was chosen to replace Judas Iscariot?
A: Joseph
B: Nicodemus
C: Zaccheus
D: Matthias

Q11: How much did Judas betray Jesus for?
A: 30 pieces of silver
B: 20 pieces of silver
C: 40 pieces of silver
D: 100 pieces of silver

Q12: Who were the sons of thunder?
A: James & John
B: Mark & Peter
C: Jude & Timothy
D: Thomas & Paul

Q13: Who was the first apostle to die?
A: Peter
B: John
C: James
D: Simon

Q14: Who was the first apostle to be stoned to death?
A: Stephen
B: James
C: Peter
D: John

Q15: Which of the names listed is not one of the 12 disciples?
A: Bartholomew
B: Jonathan
C: Thomas
D: James

Q16: Who were the first two people Jesus called to be His disciples?
A: John & Thomas
B: Bartholomew & Philip
C: Judas & Jude
D: Andrew & Simon Peter

Q17: He said to them, But who do you say that I am?. What was Peter’s reply?
A: You are John the Baptist
B: You are the high prophet
C: You are Elijah
D: You are the Christ

Q18: Who was Peter’s brother in the Bible?
A: Thomas
B: James
C: Nathanael
D: Andrew

Q19: Who said, Can there any good thing come out of Nazareth?
A: Bartholomew
B: Philip
C: Nathanael
D: Peter

Q20: Jesus answered, Unless I wash you, you have no part with me. Who did Jesus say this to?
A: James
B: Paul
C: Peter
D: Luke

The 12 Disciples Quiz Answers

Q1: The Tax Collector – Matthew 10:3

Q2: Peter – Matthew 14:29

Q3: Nathanael – John 1:48

Q4: They rebuked them – Matthew 19:13

Q5: Find a donkey – Matthew 21:1-2

Q6: Peter – Luke 22:61

Q7: Judas – Matthew 27:3-5

Q8: Transfiguration – Matthew 17:1-2

Q9: Philip – John 14:8

Q10: Matthias – Acts 1:26

Q11: 30 pieces of silver – Matthew 26:14-15

Q12: James and John – Mark 3:17

Q13: James – Acts 12:2

Q14: Stephen – Acts 7:54-59

Q15: Jonathan – Luke 6:12-16

Q16: Andrew and Simon Peter – Mark 1:16-20

Q17: You are the Christ – Matthew 16:15-16

Q18: Andrew – John 1:41

Q19: Nathanael – John 1:45-46

Q20: Peter – John 13:8

What are the 12 disciples names?

The names of the 12 disciples of Christ are: Simon Peter, Andrew, James (the son of Zebedee), John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James (the son of Alphaeus), Thaddaeus, Simon the Zealot and Judas Iscariot

What did Jesus say to Saul on the road to Damascus?

Jesus whom we know was the voice from Heaven, said to Saul while on his way to Damascus, “Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me?”

Which disciple was crucified upside down?

There are so many sites claiming that Peter was crucified upside down, but as far as the word of God is concerned, there is no mention of such. Anyone claiming one of Christ disciples was crucified upside down is not true.

What happened to Peter after he denied Jesus 3 times?

After Peter denied Jesus 3 times, the rooster crows and then Jesus turns to look at him. Immediately Peter remembers what Jesus had said him. The Peter began to cry bitterly.

Which of the 12 disciples was a tax collector?

Amongst the 12 disciples of Christ, Matthew was a tax collector – Matthew 10:3

How many of the 12 disciples were martyred?

There is no mention in the Bible how many of Jesus’ disciples were martyred. However, we know of 2 disciples whose death was recorded in the Bible. James (the son of Zebedee) was killed by the sword by King Herod (Acts 12:1-2), while Judas Iscariot committed suicided after betraying Jesus.

How many of the 12 disciples were fishermen?

According to the Bible, 4 disciples were fishermen by profession. Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew (Matthew 4:18), James son of Zebedee and his brother John (Matthew 4:21).

Which of the 12 disciples died first?

The first disciple to die as recorded in the Bible was James (Son of Zebedee) who was executed by the sword.

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