The World Bible Quiz for Youth 2021 took place this morning in Jerusalem, with the participation of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Minister of Education Yoav Galant.
This year's winner was Gilad Avrahamoff, of the Yeshivat Bnei Akiva Netanya.
This year, for the second time, Yoav Schlossberg was the author of the questions in the Bible quiz.
16 boys and girls from all over the world qualified for the World Bible Quiz:
1. Gilad Avrahamoff - Israel
2. Amit Algazar - Israel
3. Magli Buenos - Argentina
4. Uriel Binyamini - Israel
5. Dvir Barahad - Israel
6. Jacob Widman - Canada
7. Orly Meirovich - England
8. Sarah Solomon - England
9. Gila Sathon - Argentina
10. Ariel Chicoral - Mexico
11. Leah Kalmus - England
12. Shiri Kaplan - South Africa
13. Ilana Rosenblatt - United States
14. Benjamin Rom - United States
15. Sarah Shea - United States
16. Gabriel Sharam - Mexico
Last year's World Bible Quiz winner was 16-year-old Ruth Cohen from Merkaz Shapira, a student at the Baharan girl’s school. Second place went to Moshe Glidai of Alon Shvut, a student at Mekor Haim yeshiva.