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Old Testament-New Testament Outline 
 
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Bible: book   Greek:  
Hebrew & Christian writings
 
Order of the Old Testament
 
The Hebrew Bible divided into three parts:
 
The Law
   Five books given through Moses
 

II The Prophets
          A  Former Prophets (4)
                    Joshua
                    Judges
                    Samuel
                    Kings
 
          B  Latter Prophets (4)
                    Isaiah
                    Jeremiah
                    Ezekiel
                    Twelve prophets
All in a single scroll and is looked upon as a single book
 

III The Writings
      Divided into four sections
               A  Psalms
                    Proverbs
                    Jobs
 
                   B  Songs of Solomon
                    Ruth
                    Lamentations
                    Ecclesiastes
                    Ruth
 
                    C  Daniel
 
                    D  Ezra
                         Nehemiah
                         Chronicles
 
The relative importance of scriptural writing according to Jewish thinking           
  1. The Law- most important
  2. The Prophets
  3. The Writings
The writing truly inspired and treasured but not as important as the Law and the Prophets
 
    
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Order of the English Bible
 
English translations divided into two parts:
  1. Old Testament 39 chapters
  2. New Testament 27 chapters
 
Old Testament  (4 parts)
            A  History
                     Genesis                  I kings
                     Exodus                   II King                    
                     Leviticus                 I Chronicles
                     Numbers                 II Chronicles
                     Deuteronomy           Ezra
                     Joshua                           Nehemiah
                     Judges                    Esther
                     Ruth
                     I Samuel
                     II Samuel
Genesis to Esther including the "Pentateuch"
Pentateuch: Greek: five books
Used to designate the first five books of the old testament.
The Law: The Books of Moses
These five books were written by Moses
 
              B  Poetry
                     Jobs
                     Psalms
                     Proverbs
                     Ecclesiastes
                     Songs of Solomon
 
              C  Major Prophets
                     Isaiah
                     Jeremiah
                     Ezekiel
                     Daniel
                     Lamentations
Lamentations, a brief poetical book associated by theme and authorship to the book of Jeremiah.
 
              D  Minor Prophets
                     Hosea           Nahum
                     Joel               Habakkuk
                     Amos            Zephaniah
                     Obadiah        Haggai
                     Jonah            Zechariah
                     Micah            Malachi
The same brief prophetical book spoken of by the Jewish people as "The Twelve"
 
 
II  New Testament (4 parts)
 
       A  History-the four gospels
                Matthews       Luke
                Mark             John
Proclaiming the good news and the book of Acts
 
       B  Paul's Epistles                                     
                     Romans                  I Thessalonians
                     I Corninthians     II Thessalonians 
                II Corinthians       I Timothy
                Galatians              II Timothy
                Ephesians           Titus
                Philippians           Philemons
               
       C  General Epistles
                Hebrews            I John
                James                II John
                      I Peter               III John 
                      II Peter            Jude
 
         D  The Apocalypse
                Book of Revelation