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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Singles out and sets in logical and, as far as possible, in chronological order, those parts of the Bible which are of vital interest and practical value to the present age. The editors have set themselves the task of translating the original texts of the Bible into simple, dignified modern English. cf. Pref.

Statementtr. and arranged by Charles Foster Kent ... with the collaboration of Charles Cutler Torrey ... Henry A. Sherman ... Frederick Harris ... Ethel Cutler ...
ContributionsKent, Charles Foster, 1867-1925 tr., Torrey, Charles Cutler, 1863-1956., Sherman, Henry A., b. 1870., Harris, Frederick M. 1886-1929., Cutler, Ethel, 1880-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS195 .K4 1918
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16657324M
LC Control Number18016253

> Adam, the first man, lived to be years old (Genesis ). Seth was Five generations later, God took Enoch when he was (Genesis ). Enoch's son, Methuselah, died at (Genesis ). Methuselah's grandson Noah, ten generations. Our collection of Bible Studies for Women include small group DVD studies, individual studies, favorite authors, Christian Book studies, studies for mothers, and Bible Study Downloads.

Below is a list of the books of the Bible. Clicking on a book of the Bible will show you that book. Search Search the Books of the Bible. Old Testament. Genesis Exodus Leviticus Numbers Deuteronomy Joshua Judges Ruth 1 Samuel 2 Samuel 1 Kings 2 Kings.   If you count by the number of Hebrew or Greek letters, 1 Chronicles is the shortest verse in the Bible with 9 letters. But, if you include Hebrew vowels in that count, Luke becomes the shortest verse in the Bible with 12 letters in the original language—depending on the manuscript used.

How To Give Short, Simple Bible Studies – By Helen Frazee “The plan of holding Bible readings was a heaven-born plan” (Ev ). Read Evangelism to learn more of the plan. One feature of the plan is to go two by two when possible (Ev ,). What is the advantage of having a helper? 1. The shortest book in the Bible by word count is 3 John, with only words in the Bible's original language. The second-shortest book by word count, 2 John, has words, but it has fewer verses than 3 John. 3 John has 15 verses, while 2 John has 2 John and 3 John are the only books in the Bible that have less than 20 verses.


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Each of these books is only one chapter long, and would take you a few minutes to read, tops: Third John ( words) Second John ( words) Philemon ( words) Obadiah ( words) Jude. The Ten Shortest Books in the Bible 3 John 2 John Philemon Obadiah.

10 Shortest Books in the Bible l. 3 John 1 chapter, 14 verses, words 2. 2 John 1 chapter, 13 verses, words 3. Philemon 1 chapter, 25 verses, words.

5 Shortest Books in the Entire Bible 3 John noted above 2 John with one 1 chapter, 13 verses and words in English Philemon with 1 chapter, 25 verses and words. Jode with 1 chapter, 25 verses and words.

Obadiah with 1 chapter, 21 verses and words. Hello Steven, the Books In The Bible From Shortest To Longest is 66 in number scroll down more and you’ll find the others. Thank you. Here are the books of the Bible, sorted from shortest to longest, for people who like to try reading the shorter books first.

It is in CSV format (title, number of verses). The data is from Fr. Felix Just. 2 John,13 3 John,15 Obadiah,21 Phlm,25 Jude,25 Haggai,38 Titus,46 2Thess,47 Nahum,47 Jonah,48 Zephaniah,53 Malachi,55 Habakkuk,56 2 Peter, 1 Thessalonians Most common: 1 Thess.

1 Thes. 1 Th. I Thessalonians I Thess. I Thes. I Th. 1Thessalonians 1Thess. 1Thes. 1Th. 1st Thessalonians 1st Thess. First Thessalonians First Thess.

The shorter bible is not intended as a substitute for the complete text or the time-honored versions. It aims rather, through the selection of certain parts which have seemed to the editors especially well suited to this purpose, to kindle the interest of the busy mod ern reader in the Bible as a whole.

About the PublisherAuthor: Charles Foster Kent. 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 midth century editors have further subdivided each chapter into verses – each. The Blue Letter Bible ministry and the BLB Institute hold to the historical, conservative Christian faith, which includes a firm belief in the inerrancy of Scripture.

Since the text and audio content provided by BLB represent a range of evangelical traditions, all of the ideas and principles conveyed in the resource materials are not. This third letter of John is the shortest book in the entire Bible. Jude And keep in step with God’s love, as you wait for our Lord Jesus Christ to show how kind he is by giving you eternal : Jeff Gerke.

Answer: The shortest chapter in the Bible, both in the number of verses and words, is Psalmwith only two verses and 17 words in Hebrew.

Interestingly, Psalm is also the middle chapter of the Bible. It is the th chapter, with chapters before it and chapters after it. Psalm may be the shortest chapter in the Bible, but it is big on worship.

Discover the best Children's Bible Stories in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. This collection of summaries provides a short synopsis of the 66 Books of the Bible with Scripture reference, interesting points or lessons to be learned from the summaries of events, people and stories.

With these short summaries you can discover the people, places, stories, and history of the 66 books of the Bible's Old and New Testament. Free Bible materials and study guides to help you discover the answers to your questions about Scripture. #Bible #BibleStudy #BibleLessons These free Bible study class books include questions, assignments, and study guides for Bible classes, families, churches, or individuals.

The workbooks provide materials and resources to help students. The shortest "book" in any version of the Bible is Psalm with only 2 verses if you define each Psalm as a book. It can be argued whether each Psalm is a book or the entire collection of Psalms.

The shortest chapter in the Bible is Psalms chapter 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 words long.

In the newer English Standard version of the Bible, this chapter is only 28 words long. Books of the King James Bible (KJV) Viewing the Standard (Cambridge) King James Version Bible Books List. Click to switch to the KJV Books List. Each Pack Includes 10 Bible Study Books and a Free Leader Kit Experience Free Online Bible Studies with Popular Authors This small group format brings you deep, book-by-book study with questions designed to encourage group discussion and personal application.

Around AD John composed the shortest book of the bible when he was at Ephesus. However, this is debatable as some scholars believe that the book was composed on the Island of Patmos instead.

This epistle was directly written for Gaius, the bishop to the church of Pergamum. This shortest book of the Bible is one of the few books written for a specific individual.

Infographic: how long is the Bible? > Word counts on every book of the Bible (from longest to shortest) 1 Jerem 2 Gene 3 Psa 4 Ezek 5 Exo 6 Isa 7 Numb 8 Deuteron 9.Easy to understand, chronologically accurate, an e-book for children and adults.

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