History

An interesting collection of little-known Bible facts, history, and trivia

Looking for some quick  facts about the Bible itself?  Check this list of interesting (and little-known) Bible historical facts and trivia. The Bible contains 66 books – 39 books in the Old Testament and 27 books in the New Testament.  The 66 books of the Bible are divided into 1,189…
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History

The Chicago Statement on Biblical Inerrancy (1978)

The Chicago Statement on Biblical Inerrancy (the doctrine that the Bible, in its original manuscripts, is accurate and totally free from error of any kind) was formulated in October 1978 by more than 200 evangelical leaders at a conference sponsored by the International Council on Biblical Inerrancy (ICBI), held in…
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History

The Chronology of the Bible and related ancient history

The Hebrew Bible and Christian Old Testament give a rough estimate of the passage of time and thus allows us to create a general chronological calibration to biblical history by means of various genealogies, reign-periods, and other #160; The biblical chronology largely uses numbers which were significant to the authors:…
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Ancient Texts

Ignatius to Polycarp

SPECIAL NOTE REGARDING ANCIENT TEXTS PUBLISHED ON BIBLE BLENDER It is important to recognize that the ancient texts published on Bible Blender are NOT canonical biblical texts and are published solely for educational purposes.  In many cases the texts may be corrupt, inaccurate, or complete forgeries.  You should understand that…
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Ancient Texts

The Epic of Gilgamesh transcription

SPECIAL NOTE REGARDING ANCIENT TEXTS PUBLISHED ON BIBLE BLENDER It is important to recognize that the ancient texts published on Bible Blender are NOT canonical biblical texts and are published solely for educational purposes.  In many cases the texts may be corrupt, inaccurate, or complete forgeries.  You should understand that…
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