2. Who was first-recorded to use the term "land of milk and honey" in referring to Israel?
3. What bread is described as white and tasting like coriander seed and honey?
4. What happened when the adult Israelites of the Exodus refused to enter the land of milk and honey?
5. What was the animal in Samson's honey riddle?
6. What son of King Saul was nearly executed by his foolish father for eating honey?
7. What is more valuable than gold and sweeter than honey?
8. Where in the Bible is this "honey" verse found?
"I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse: I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk: eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, O beloved."
9. Did John the Baptist eat honey?
10. Did Jesus Christ eat honey?
1. (c) When Jacob / Israel sent some honey to Egypt before the Israelites moved there.
"43:11 And their father Israel said unto them, If it must be so now, do this; take of the best fruits in the land in your vessels, and carry down the man a present, a little balm, and a little honey, spices, and myrrh, nuts, and almonds" (Genesis 43:11 KJV)
Related Bible Study: A Biography Of Jacob: Israel In Egypt and The Benjamin Connection
2. (a) The LORD
"3:17 And I have said, I will bring you up out of the affliction of Egypt unto the land of the Canaanites, and the Hittites, and the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites, unto a land flowing with milk and honey." (Exodus 3:17 KJV)
Related Bible Study: The Kingdom Of The LORD God and The Way To The Land Of Milk And Honey
3. (d) Manna.
"16:31 And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey." (Exodus 16:31 KJV)
Related Bible Study: Manna and Quail and The Messiah's Manna
4. (d) The LORD had all of the adults of the Exodus die in the wilderness of the Sinai; their children and grandchildren entered the land of milk and honey 40 years later.
"5:6 For the children of Israel walked forty years in the wilderness, till all the people that were men of war, which came out of Egypt, were consumed, because they obeyed not the voice of the LORD: unto whom the LORD sware that he would not shew them the land, which the LORD sware unto their fathers that he would give us, a land that floweth with milk and honey." (Joshua 5:6 KJV)
Related Bible Study: The Exploration Of The Promised Land and Why 40 Years In The Sinai?
5. (d) A lion.
"14:18 And the men of the city said unto him on the seventh day before the sun went down, What is sweeter than honey? and what is stronger than a lion? And he said unto them, If ye had not plowed with my heifer, ye had not found out my riddle." (Judges 14:18 KJV)
Related Bible Study: Samson's Riddle; also The Lamb And The Lion
6. (c) Jonathan
"14:43 Then Saul said to Jonathan, Tell me what thou hast done. And Jonathan told him, and said, I did but taste a little honey with the end of the rod that was in mine hand, and, lo, I must die." (1 Samuel 14:43 KJV)
Related Bible Study: Jonathan's Sweet Victory and Saul's Impeachment
7. (d) Genuine obedience to the LORD
"19:7 The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple.
19:8 The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.
19:9 The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether.
19:10 More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb." (Psalm 19:7-10 KJV)
Related Bible Study: Why Call Me, Lord, Lord, and Do Not The Things Which I Say? and Will Jesus Christ Obey Your Christian Religion?
8. (d) Song of Solomon
"5:1 I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse: I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk: eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, O beloved." (Song of Solomon 5:1 KJV)
Related Bible Study: Song Of Solomon: The King's Favorite
9. (a) Yes
"3:4 And the same John had his raiment of camel's hair, and a leathern girdle about his loins; and his meat was locusts and wild honey." (Matthew 3:4 KJV)
Related Bible Study: The Ministries Of The Two Greatest Prophets and Jesus And John: Similarities And Differences
10. (a) Yes
"7:14 Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.
7:15 Butter and honey shall he eat, that he may know to refuse the evil, and choose the good." (Isaiah 7:14-15 KJV)
Related Bible Study: What Did Isaiah Know About Jesus Christ?; also How Does Satan Impersonate Jesus Christ?