THE ORIGINS AND STRUCTURE OF THE BIBLE

What does the old Testament deal with?
How God guided Jewish people through history.
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What are the four main books of the Old Testament?
Law (Torah), History, Wisdom Books, Prophets.
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What is shown in the Torah?
How the Jews became God's people, how they should live.
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What is shown in the History Books?
How God guided his people and they refused to listen.
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What is included in the Wisdom Books?
Prayers, poems, psalms, advice books, how to use God given talents to stay close to God.
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What is in the Prophets?
Words of inspired figures who were sent by God to teach how God is active and how to stay faithful.
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What is generally in the New Testament?
Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ, and how to apply them to life.
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What is in the Gospels?
Actions and teachings of Jesus Christ.
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What is in the Acts of the Apostles?
Early Church events.
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What is in the Epistles?
The meaning of a Christian, and how to live life by Jesus' teaching.
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What is in the Book of Revelation?
John's mystic visions of the end of the world.
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What are the four main books of the Old Testament?

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Law (Torah), History, Wisdom Books, Prophets.

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What is shown in the Torah?

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What is shown in the History Books?

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What is included in the Wisdom Books?

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