The Christian Bible

Part of the Macmillan Master Series book series (MMS)


  • The Bible is the first and primary source of authority in Christianity.

  • It is a library of history, letters, psalms, poetry and biography.

  • The Christian Bible contains the Jewish scripture. Christians call this the Old Testament. It contains 39 books of Jewish scripture. The Old Testament is the root from which Christianity grew.

  • The New Testament was added to this. It is the story of the life and teaching of Jesus and the growth of the early Christian Church.


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© Ray Colledge 1999

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