Chapter 1: Introducing the Bible

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This chapter introduces the Bible, the written Word of the one true God. The Greek word “biblos” means “book.”

The Bible has 66 separate books.

We also use the word “Scripture” to refer to the Bible. It comes from a Latin word which means “writing.”


When you finish this chapter you should be able to:

Image via WIkimedia Commons This painting has a man standing with Adam and pointing to Jesus. Mount Sinai and the bronze serpent are in the back.

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