The most frequent questions concerning the Bible ask what the Bible says about certain controversial topics in religion, including the roles of women in the church, sexual orientation and acceptable ways to dress. Other common questions about the Bible concern its content and the best ways to understand the book.
The top three frequently asked questions about the Bible on GotQuestions.org are: "What does the Bible say about female pastors?", "What does the Bible say about homosexuality?" and "What does the Bible say about tattoos and body piercings?" Some other frequently asked questions about the Bible concern specific doctrines, such as: "Is 'once saved, always saved' biblical?", "What happens after death?" and "What does the Bible teach about the Trinity?"
Commonly asked questions about the Bible sometimes concern how to read the book rather than its teachings. Examples include: "What is the difference between Protestant and Catholic Bibles?", "Should the Bible be interpreted literally?" and "How do you study the Bible?" The Bible book that is asked about most often is Revelation.
Other controversial topics that are the basis of frequently asked Bible questions include masturbation, interracial marriage, suicide and gambling. Common religious practices such as tithing, speaking in tongues and baptism are also frequently inquired about. Historical topics such as the presence of dinosaurs in the Bible and what the Bible says about Cain's wife are also commonly asked.