Christian beliefs date back thousands of years before Christ. Many prophets predicted the coming of Christ, as written in multiple books of the Old Testament, according to Christian belief. Many theologians believe that Jesus was crucified between 30 and 33 AD The first Christians were Jews who came to believe Jesus was the Messiah. Gentiles … Continue reading Some Christian History you Don’t Know
Christians believe Jesus is the "Messiah" or savior of the world. They also believe that he is the son of God. Jesus was born in a manger in Bethlehem to Mary, a virgin at the time of conception, and Joseph, her husband. Mary was visited by the angel Gabriel and told she would conceive a … Continue reading DID YOU KNOW: SOME Truths about Jesus?
The walls surrounding Babylon were 87 ft thick and 387 ft high. Approximately 100 million bibles are sold every year Since the first printed Bible, the Holy book of Christianity has spread worldwide, and it consistently ranks as the most popular book in many countries around the world. An estimated 100 million Bibles are sold … Continue reading DID YOU KNOW THAT; Jesus used the term, “Verily I say unto you (or thee)” 77 times in the Gospels?
The last word in the Bible is Amen The first authorized Bible printed in English is the Great Bible of 1539. King Henry VIII of England declared that it should be read aloud during the church services in the Church of England. The Books of the Bible were written by approximately 40 men of diverse … Continue reading DID YOU KNOW : The number of Animals Mentioned in the Bible?
Goliath’s armor weighed 125 pounds (1 Sam 17:5). There are two general approaches to Bible translation, formal equivalence and functional equivalence. Formal equivalence seeks to reproduce the grammatical and syntactical form of the donor language as closely as possible in the receptor language, making only such changes as are necessary for intelligibility. Functional equivalence focuses … Continue reading DID YOU KNOW: There were 4 creatures sent as part of the 10 plagues against Egypt
The Books of the Bible were written by approximately 40 men of diverse backgrounds – most of which were uneducated. Among them were: Kings (David and Solomon), doctors (Apostle Luke), prophets (Samuel, Nathan), politicians (Daniel), priests (Ezra), military leaders (Apostle Paul), tax collectors (Matthew), fishermen (Apostle John), poets, shepherds (Moses) and prisoners. Moses and the … Continue reading DID YOU KNOW that Bible was Written by at Least 40 Men
The Old Testament has 17 Historical, 5 Poetical, and 17 Prophetic books in it. The 17 Historical Books are: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 Samuel, 2 Samuel, 1 Kings, 2 Kings, 1 Chronicles, 2 Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther. The 5 Poetical Books are: Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of … Continue reading DID YOU KNOW Some Bible Facts?