There are 1,189 chapters in the Bible. The Old Testament contains 929 chapters while the New Testament includes 260 chapters. More »

The shortest chapter in the Bible is Psalms chapter 117. This two-verse chapter consists of an order to joyfully praise Jehovah for his kindness, mercy and love. In the King James version of the Bible, it is only 33 word... More »

Some free Bible study lessons for James Chapter 1 are available on Free-Online-Bible-Study.com, EasyEnglish.info and CalligraphyForGod.com. These lessons include study questions, author commentaries, background informati... More »

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The time it takes to read the Bible varies depending on the person's reading speed. To calculate the amount of time it takes to read the Bible, individuals can use websites such as FreeReadingTest.com and ReadingSoft.com... More »

Depending on the context, numbers are used in the Bible to symbolize concepts such as completeness, sanctity and organization. However, not all Christians support the idea of using numbers to extract additional spiritual... More »

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While there are no outright jokes in the Bible, subtle humor is visible in a few passages, such as 2 Chronicles 21:20, Luke 18:1-8, 1 Kings 18:27 and Proverbs 19:24. Humor is usually expressed in the Bible by side remark... More »

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The Bible comprises two sections: the Old Testament, which tells the story of the Jews' migrations and covenants with God, and the New Testament, which tells the story of Jesus Christ. It opens with a description of the... More »