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The Bible: An Introduction

The Bible is a library of sixty-six books written over a period of over a 1000 years by men who were inspired by God. The first section consisting of thirty-nine books were written prior to the birth of Christ and are collectively known as The Hebrew Bible. The Jews regarded these books as their holy scriptures. To this collection of divinely inspired writings were added twenty-seven books written after the birth of Christ, in the first century AD. This latter set of books is known as the New Testament.

Christians regard the Bible, in its original languages of Hebrew and Greek, as the infallible Word of God. God did not dictate the words of the Bible to those who penned it. Instead, the writers were inspired by God’s Spirit to write what they wrote. Therefore, each writer used his own language, grammar and vocabulary to write what God wanted him to write. Read on ...