My Jewish Learning

God Quiz

Judaism has long been credited with introducing monotheism to the world. But Jewish conceptions of that one God have varied through the ages.



Question 1. True or false: There is no single Jewish conception of God.
 True
 False

 

Question 2. True or false: The Bible makes a reference to God's "long nostrils."
 True
 False

 

Question 3. Which of God's names in the Bible can also, on occasion, refer to pagan gods?
 Adonai
 Elohim
 JHWH
 HaShem

 

Question 4. Which of these does God identify as His own name, in the Bible?
 The Omnipresent
 I Am Who I Am
 The Holy One Blessed Be He
 The Name
 The One Who Spoke and Thus Created The World

 

Question 5. What is Panentheism?
 The belief that God is not one entity, but rather is several different entities
 The idea that everything in the universe contains a part of God
 The doctrine that all creation is embraced by God
 A 17th-century movement which posits that all religions are true in their own way

 

Question 6. Which of these does the Bible NOT explicitly command us to do?
 Love God
 Fear God
 Worship God
 Struggle with God

 

Question 7. Which religion is credited with introducing monotheism to the world?
 Judaism
 Christianity
 Islam
 Zoroastrianism
 Hinduism