Many books and websites list faulty statistics on the King James Bible. Of course the number of books (66) and chapters (1,189) are fairly easy to count. However when it comes to verses, words and letters, there are a wide variety of numbers floating around.
The Bible is a compilation of many shorter books written at different times by a variety of authors, and later assembled into the biblical canon.Since the early 13th century, most copies and editions of the Bible present all but the shortest of these books with divisions into chapters, generally a page or so in length.Since the mid-16th century editors have further subdivided each chapter into ...
Recent Bible Comments Matthew Chapter 1 Comment... "Matthew 1:20 “But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost.
These are the books of the King James Version of the Bible along with the names and numbers given them in the Douay Rheims Bible and Latin Vulgate.This list is a complement to the list in Books of the Latin Vulgate.It is an aid to finding cross references between two longstanding standards of Biblical literature.
John These are all of the chapters of the book of John . Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of John in the Bible (King James Version).
In the 1769 edition of the King James Version of the Bible there are 1,189 chapters 31,102 verses and 788,280 words These are the standard books of the KJV and do not include the apocrypha.
King James Version Below is a list of the books of the Bible.Clicking on a book of the Bible will show you a list of all the chapters of that book.
The number of chapters, verses and words in the Old Testament, New Testament and entire Bible depends upon the Bible translation. Each Bible will have a different number as the translators try to accurately communicate the sense of the original Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek, but the differences should be small.
The Old Testament contains 929 chapters while the New Testament includes 260 chapters. The chapters are only one division in the Bible, and the second smallest. Each chapter is itself divided into several verses, of which there are over 31,000.
Jude chapter 1 KJV (King James Version) JUDE 1:5 I will therefore put you in remembrance though you once knew this how that THE LORD having saved the people out of the land Egypt --- afterward destroyed them that believed not ACTS 3:22 for moses truly said unto the fathers a prophet shall THE LORD YOUR GOD raise up unto you of your brethren like unto me HIM shall you hear in all things ...