Interesting Bible Facts:

1. The Bible was written by over 40 men over a period of 1600 years.

2. The Bible has been translated to over 1200 languages and dialects.

3. Amazingly, the Bible is the Number One seller of all books published!

The Books:

Books of the Bible . . . . 66

The Old Testament . . . . 39

The New Testament . . . . 27

Middle Book of Old Testament . . . . Proverbs

Middle Book of New Testament . . . . 2 Thessalonians

Longest Book of Old Testament . . . . Psalms

Longest Book of New Testament . . . . Luke

 

Chapters:

Entire Bible . . . . 1189 chapters

Old Testament . . . . 929 chapters

New Testament . . . . 260 chapters

Middle chapter of Old Testament . . . . Job 29

Middle chapter of New Testament . . . . Romans 13

Middle & shortest chapter of The Bible . . . . Psalm 117

Longest chapter in The Bible . . . . Psalm 119

 

from Interesting and Unusual Facts from the Bible

by Robert Gunn

 

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