Baptists live all over the world and have practiced their religion for centuries. But how much do you know about the Baptists? See if you know enough to pass our quiz! Who was John the Baptist? A wild man preaching in the desert. Writer of the First Book of John. The Cousin of Jesus. When was the Baptist Faith Started? Baptists were around before The Flood. The English Separatist movement in the 1600s. The Baptists have a history from before the Dark Ages. Do Baptists believe in drinking? There is nothing wrong with it unless you get drunk. Are you kidding, we keep the Beer industry in business. It is believed to be in opposition to God's laws but varies by church. What do Baptists believe about "speaking in tongues?" It was only used in Biblical times like other gifts of the Holy Spirit. It is a gift of the Holy Spirit often used in church to help spread the gospel. They generally do not practice speaking of tongues in public worship. Which side of the church should the piano be? It doesn't matter. Right. Left. What is a Baptist silent shout? Eyes closed and mouthing the words "praise the Lord". A mom getting her child to be quiet. What you do when a preacher goes past 12. Do Baptists believe in backsliding? What is that?. Yes, and sins must be repented to be saved. Once saved, God forgives all sins. What does BYPU stand for? Baptist Young People's Union. Because You Pray with Understanding. Bring Your Pretty Umbrella. Which of the following songs is not a Baptist Hymnal? Joyful, joyful we adore thee. O Lord, You're Beautiful. Come ye Saints. Name the two annual Southern Baptist mission offerings: John Broadus and Basil Manly. Petula Clark and Doris Day. Lottie Moon and Annie Armstrong. How does one become a member of the Baptist faith? Sign up. Be baptized. Pay the preacher. How old does one have to be to be baptized? Any age. An adult. Old enough to profess faith. Who has authority over a Baptist church? BWA. BCA. No one. What is the attitude of women being ordained as deacons and pastors? Only those with certification can do so. Depends on the individual church. Absolutely not. Do baptists have a set mission program to spread the good word? Yes. No. It's complicated. Will there be an "end of the world?" Not exactly. Yes and all will be judged. Yes and everyone will live with God. What does the Lord's Supper mean to a Baptist? Feast of lamb and wine. Memorialize the death of Christ. A scriptural account performed anciently. What attitude would a Baptist have towards earthly possessions? Things of this world are of no value and cause evil. Indifferent. They are stewards over what earthly possessions they obtain. Generally speaking, are Baptists opposed to gambling? Nope. Yes. Up to the individual. Are all baptist churches part of the Southern Baptist Convention? Only those that choose to be. Only those with large enough congregations. Yes, all of them.