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Chapter 66: Facts About The Bible

 

FACTS ABOUT THE BIBLE

 

1. The word Bible comes from the Greek word “biblia”.

2. The Bible is translated in over 1,157 languages.

3. It consists of two sections: The Old Testament

The New Testament

4. The Old Testament consists of39 books

The New Testament consists books

Total books in the Bible66 books

5. The Bible contains 3,556,480 letters.

6. The Bible contains 773,692 words.

7. The Bible contains 31,173 verses.

8. The Bible contains 1,189 chapters.

9. The Old Testament contains 929 chapters and 592,439 words.

10. The New Testament contains 260 chapters and 181,253 words.

11. The word “God” occurs 4,370 times.

12. The word “Lord” occurs 6,855 times.

13. The word “And” occurs 46,277 times.

14. The word “Father” occurs 1,500 times.

15. The word “Mother” occurs 325 times.

16. The word “Boy” occurs 3 25:27, Joel 3:3, Zechariah

17. The word “Girl” occurs 2 times: 3:3, Zechariah

18. “Grandmother” occurs only in II Timothy

19. “Reverend” occurs only in Psalms

20. There are 3,340 persons mentioned by name in the Bible.

21. The middle chapter of the Bible is Psalms