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What is the bible?
The bible is a book containing the revelation of God to man.

What kind of book is the bible?
The bible is a Holy book inspired by God.

Why is the bible called a holy book?
The bible is called a Holy book because it contains the Holy scriptures.

How many general parts is the bible divided into and what are they?
The bible is divided into two general parts which are the Old Testament and the New Testament.

What is a testament?
A testament is a will.

When is a will enforced?
A will is enforced after the death of the testator.

How was the Old Testament enforced?
The Old Testament was enforced by prayers, types of shadows, and by the law.

Into how many parts is the bible divided as to matter and what are they?
The bible is divided into five parts and they are (Law, History, Poetry, Prophecy, and Doctrine)

How many law books are in the Old Testament and what are they?
There are five law books in the Old Testament and they are (Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy)

How many historical book are there in the bible?
There are twelve historical books in the bible.

How are prophets divided?
The prophets are divided into two classes which are major prophets and minor prophets.

How many major and minor prophets are there in the bible?
There are four major prophets and twelve minor prophets in the bible.

Why do we call major prophets “MAJOR”
We call major prophets major because they wrote more extensively.

How many prophetical books are there in the bible?
There are seventeen prophetical books in the bible.

How many total books are in the bible?

There are sixty-six books in the bible (39 O.T. Books and 27 N.T. Books).

How long was the bible being written?
The bible was written over a period of sixteen years.

How many men wrote the bible?

The bible was written by thirty-six or more men.

What kind of men wrote the bible?
All of the men who wrote the bible were holy men inspired by God.

What does the word inspired mean?
Inspired means to breathe into. (All scriptures are given by the inspiration of God and are profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, and for instructions in righteousness.) II. Timothy 3:16-17 All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works.

Who is the author of the bible?

God is the author of the bible.

Who is the author of the bible as to composition?

Man is the author of the bible as to composition.

What does the bible teach us?
The bible teaches us the will of God, our duty to God as well as our duty to our fellow man.


 
 
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