Quiz: This, too, shall pass: Bible quotes that aren't in the Bible
This, too, shall pass: Bible quotes that aren't in the Bible
By: Maria Trimarchi
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About This Quiz

It can be difficult to tell what's God's word and what's just good advice for getting through life. Although these sure sound like Scripture, you won't find these biblical quotes in the Bible -- God's honest truth.

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Apostle Paul wrote in a letter to a pastor, Timothy, that what is the root of all evil?
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While it's true that Jesus teaches it's not our place to judge in Matthew 7:1, Proverbs says you can if it's based on what?
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Cleanliness, the saying goes, is next to what?
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In which book of the Bible is it written, "God moves in a mysterious way, His wonders to perform, He plants his footsteps in the sea, and rides upon the storm"?
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The idea of "all things work together for good" sounds good, but who is it good for?
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"Scripture tells you that all things shall pass," NFL legend Mike Ditka said after being fired from the Chicago Bears. Not to pick on a man when he's down, but what does the Bible say?
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Often attributed to the Bible, which of the following isn't actually in it?
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Which verse is the closest to, "The devil makes work for idle hands to do," which isn't actually found in the Bible?
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Who first says, "When in Rome, do as the Romans do"?
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In which book of the Bible will you find, "A fool and his money are soon parted"?
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Who is the saying, "Hate the sin but love the sinner," correctly attributed to?
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It's not that "God won't give you more than you can handle," it's that He will give you what?
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According to the Bible, the eye is the what of the body?
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It sounds like a biblical phrase, but "God helps those who help themselves" was really said by which Founding Father?
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Which animal, according to the Bible passage, "lays down with the lamb"?
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How is the Golden Rule, "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you," delivered in (the King James version of) the Bible?
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Was, "Because a man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry...," the origin of our modern saying, "Eat, drink, and be merry," coined in the Bible or by Shakespeare?
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