Sign Up For A Daily Bible Question Straight To Your Inbox! Name: Email: We respect your email privacy Please Like and Share our Site: Bible Quiz The Bible Quiz - Why did Yoav (Joab) kill Avner (Abner)? Topic Q 3794 Question 1 of 1 Shmuel II (Samuel II) Score of 60 Why did Yoav (Joab) kill Avner (Abner)? Because they were enemies since childhood To avenge Avner's killing of Yoav's brother Asa'el (Asahel) Because he felt threatened by Avner's competitive presence on David's staff Because Avner refused to come back to Chevron (Hebron) with Yoav's messengers who summoned him Menu Click For Source Shmuel II (Samuel II) 3:27 51 people have so far answered this question That is correct21.568627451% of people got this wrong. That is not correctOnly 78.431372549% of people got it right.