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What are the different parts into which the Bible is divided?

How can we categorize the books of the Bible?

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The Bible can be into two major sections, the Old Testament and the New Testament.


The Old Testament can be broken down into the following categories:


  1. The Pentateuch - Genesis to Deuteronomy
  2. History - Joshua to Esther
  3. Poetry and Wisdom - Job to Song of Solomon
  4. The Prophets - Isaiah to Malachi

The New Testament can be broken down into these categories:

  1. History -  Matthew to Acts
  2. Letters - Romans to Jude
  3. Apocalypse - Revelation

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