Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:
In the previous chapter you learned that the Bible is the written Word of God. You learned it is divided into two major sections called the Old Testament and the New Testament. You learned the four divisions of the Old Testament books:
You also learned the four divisions of the New Testament books:
The following chart summarizes what you have learned about the Bible so far:
GOD’S WRITTEN WORD
OLD TESTAMENT DIVISIONS NEW TESTAMENT DIVISIONS
This chapter contains a summary of each of the 66 books of the Bible which make up the major divisions of the Old and New Testaments. It provides an introduction to the content of both testaments. Four suggestions for successful Bible reading are given and you will choose a systematic plan to start reading God’s Word.
Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.