Scripture Search On The Names Of Christians And Churches


  1. What name is used for Christians more than any other label? Acts 9:30; 21:7; I Cor. 3:1; Rom. 16:1

  2. What is the second most used name for Christians in the New Testament? Acts 9:32; Phil. 1:1; Jude 3

  3. What name describes our relationship to Christ as our teacher? Acts 6:1-2; 9:26; 14:21; Matt. 28:19

  4. What name were the disciples first called in Antioch? Acts 11:26; 26:28; I Peter 4:16

  5. What name is based on our faith in Christ? Acts 5:14; I Tim. 4:12

  6. What did Jesus call his disciples? III John 14-15; John 15:14-15

  7. What was Jesus commonly called that became attached to early Christians as a name? Acts 24:5

  8. Is the term church ever used alone, without attribution, to describe the universal church? What about the local church? Eph. 1:22; Acts 15:41

  9. What is the most common attribution used with the term church? I Cor. 1:2; I Cor. 10:32

  10. Is this a fixed form or could it be expanded? I Tim. 3:15

  11. What is a variation of this form that is once given in Acts 20:28?

  12. What name or names were local churches sometimes called in the New Testament? Rom. 16:16; Gal. 1:22

  13. Are the universal church or local churches ever named after the individuals who make it/them up? Heb. 12:23; I Cor. 14:33-34


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