Monday, June 8, 2009

Inteteresting Bible Facts

The Bible contains about 773, 692 words! It would take you approximately 70 hours to read the whole Bible out loud.

The Bible was written by inspiration by about 40 men in a period of about 1600 years dating from 1500 BC to approx. 100 AD.

The word 'Jehovah' occurs 6,855 times.

The word 'Lord' occurs 1,853 times.

The word 'And' occurs 46,277 times.

The KJV was first printed in 1611.

The American Standard in 1901.

The first Bible printed in the US was in 1663. It was published by John Eliot the so called "Apostle to the Indians".

The first time the Bible was ever translated was in 270 BC when the OT was translated into Greek in Alexandria, Egypt.


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