Bible was written by about 40 men who engaged in
writing it during a
period of about 1600 years dating from 1500 B.C. to
about 100 years after Christ.
men wrote as they were moved by the Holy Spirit. 2
wrote not in words of human wisdom but in words
taught by the Holy Ghost. 1 Corinthians 2:13.
first translation of an English Bible was initiated
by John Wycliffe and completed by
John Purvey in 1388. The Bible was translated into
chapters by Stephen Langton about 1228.
Old Testament was divided into verses by R. Nathan
in 1448 and the New Testament by
Robert Stephanus in 1551.
The Bible, divided into
chapters and verses first appeared in
the Geneva Bible of 1560.
in the Bible 66
Old Testament 39
New Testament 27
Book of Old Testament Proverbs
Book of New Testament 2 Thessalonians
Chapter of Old Testament Job 29
Chapter of New Testament Romans 13
and shortest chapter of the Bible Psalm 117
Chapter of the Bible Psalm 119
Verse in the Old Testament 2 Chronicles 20:17
verse in the New Testament Acts 17:17
verse of the Old Testament 1 Chronicles 1:25
verse in the New Testament John 11:35
verse in the Bible Esther 8:9
the Old Testament c. 592,439
the New Testament c. 181,253