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Religion 181 questions.
Mythology for those with more than a few followers.
Pub quiz question 7419 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Angela Berners-Wilson (1994) and Libby Lane (2014)?
  2. Answer: A: First female priest and bishop of the Church Of England
  3. Categories: Connections (7) Religion (5)
Pub quiz question 1222 by pjh2
  1. Question: Q: Before Angel Gabriel Appeared to Mohammed in 634 AD, to which city did the prophet and other muslims pray?
  2. Answer: A: Jerusalem
  3. Categories: Religion (7) Geography (8)
Pub quiz question 8627 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: The Islamic calendar is based on which cycle?
  2. Answer: A: Lunar
  3. Categories: Religion (2)
Pub quiz question 4167 by pjh2
  1. Question: Q: After the flood, God gave Noah the right to do what to sheep? A right which he denied to Adam.
  2. Answer: A: Eat them
  3. Notes: *: 1x01. According to the Bible, Adam and Eve were vegetarians, told by God to eat fruit and vegetables only. It was only after the Great Flood, when God made a new covenant with Noah, and said, "Every living thing that moves will be yours to eat."
  4. Categories: Food (2) QI (3) Religion (4) Biology (3)
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Pub quiz question 6546 by pjh2
  1. Question: Q: Which religion is followed by 90% of the population of Thailand?
  2. Answer: A: Buddhism
  3. Categories: Geography (5) Religion (5)
Pub quiz question 6984 by pjh2
  1. Question: Q: Whose body was exposed to the world in 1989 as fanatical mourners ripped shreds from his shroud?
  2. Answer: A: Ayatollah Khomeini's
  3. Categories: Religion (6) 1980s (7)
Pub quiz question 5788 by pjh2
  1. Question: Q: Topaz or citrine are the birthstones for which month?
  2. Answer: A: November
  3. Notes: *: From the standardised list from 1912
  4. Categories: Religion (3) Superstitions (3)
Pub quiz question 5789 by pjh2
  1. Question: Q: Turquoise, zircon, tanzanite or blue topaz are the birthstones for which month?
  2. Answer: A: December
  3. Notes: *: From the standardised list from 1912
  4. Categories: Religion (3) Superstitions (3)
Pub quiz question 7533 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What, originally, had feet of clay?
  2. Answer: A: Statue in Nebuchadnezzar’s dream
  3. Categories: Religion (3) Literature (5)
Pub quiz question 5790 by pjh2
  1. Question: Q: What is the birthstone for December?
  2. Answer: A: Turquoise, zircon, tanzanite or blue topaz
  3. Notes: *: From the standardised list from 1912
  4. Categories: Religion (4) Superstitions (4)