Did you know that the word bible comes from a greek word Biblia which means, “books”.Of course that would make sense since the bible is made up of books.
- The bible is actually made up of 773,692 words and would take someone 70 hours to read!
- The Old Testament was written in Hebrew and the New Testament was written in Greek but now the bible is written in 6,000 different languages around the world!
- The Star of Bethlehem was reported by Matthew but at the same time the Chinese were discovering it and thought it was just an unknown star.
-Abraham was the first person in the Bible to be called a Hebrew.
-Pharoahs ruled Egypt for 3,000 years.
-The oldest person in the bible was actually Methuselah. He died at the age of 969 years old. Imagine living that long!
-There were two men in the bible who never died! There names were Enoch and Elijah and God brought took them to heaven.
-The strongest man in the Bible was Samson.
-The wisest man in the Bible was Solomon.