Author: Ron Graham

Sermon on Mount

Quizzes and Puzzles
—Matthew 5

This page continues to study Matthew chapter 5 and the Sermon on the Mount, presenting puzzles and quizzes for your enjoyment in learning.

1 Crossword Puzzle

C R O S S W O R D
1 2
xw xw xw xw xw xw
xw 3 xw
4 xw xw xw xw 5
6
xw xw xw xw
xw 7 8 xw
xw xw xw xw
9
xw xw xw xw
10
xw xw xw xw xw xw
11
Touch a square
to reveal its letter.
By Ron Graham (C) 2013

CLUES

Across:

1. Asks for a loan

3. Don't be ----- without just cause

6. Being sinful in the heart

7. Better for one of your members to perish than for your ----- body to be cast into hell.

9. In some ways Jesus is ------- than Moses

10. One of the evil things that revilers say to you

11. Word that begins each of nine consecutive verses of Matthew 5

Down:

2. Hunger and thirst for it, be persecuted for the sake of it

4. Lamp light for --- who are in the house

5. In the past

7. Those who incur God’s wrath will be cast into hell

8. Another word for sons of God

ANSWERS

1A=borrows, 2D=righteousness,3A=angry, 4D=all, 5D=ago,6A=lusting, 7A=whole, 7D=wrath, 8D=elect, 9A=harsher, 10A=threats, 11A=blessed.

 

2 Quick Quest

In which verse of Matthew 5 do you find each word? Also decide whether the action, in that context, is considered good or bad.

1. revile?

2. rejoice?

3. remember?

4. agree/befriend?

5. destroy/abolish?

6. angry?

7. slap?

8. reconciled?

ANSWERS: 11~bad, 12~good, 23~good, 25~good, 17~bad, 22~bad, 39~bad, 24~good.

 

3 Puzzle

Find ten words in Matthew 5:21-26 of four or more letters. Endings like “ing” may be omitted. Words go across or down. No diagonals, reverses, or corners in this puzzle.

  B   A   R   B   S   I   L   O   S
  A   N   G   R   Y   S   T   A   R
  D   R   D   O   F   F   E   R   N
  V   A   L   T   A   R   D   A   Z
  E   C   O   H   E   E   L   Q   J
  R   A   V   E   N   O   C   H   U
  S   U   P   R   I   S   O   N   D
  A   S   D   A   N   G   E   R   G
  R   E   C   O   N   C   I   L   E
  Y   O   P   P   O   N   E   N   T

ANSWERS: adversary, altar, angry, brother, cause, danger, judge, offer, opponent, prison, raca, reconcile

 

4 Try This...

How many different words can you find in Matthew 5 that contain “oo” (double-o)?

ANSWERS: 5 words — poor, fool, footstool, tooth, good.

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