In the King James Version of the Bible, the last word is "Amen." The last book of the Bible is the "Book of Revelation," and the last verse is 22:21.Know More
Other versions of the Bible may say something different. For example, The Message version lists the last word as "Yes," but many believe these two words mean the same thing. The Message Bible was created with modern language in mind. The first copyright for The Message was granted in 1993.
According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the Bible is the most widely sold and distributed book of all time. Recent estimates indicated that over 5 billion copies have been sold around the world.Learn More
It is believed that it took Noah 120 years to build the ark. This is because of the belief that Noah was 480 years old when he received the order from God, and the flood did not occur until Noah had reached the age of 600.Full Answer >
Bible students can test the depth of their friends' and family's Bible knowledge by posing the following brain teasers: How old was Joseph when his brothers sold him into slavery? In what situation did Old Testament rules require brides to shave their heads? Where did the Israelites encounter an enemy with 12 fingers and 12 toes? Was one of Jesus' ancestors a prostitute (and if so, who was she)?Full Answer >
Eight known authors and one unknown author contributed to the New Testament. The known authors were Matthew, Luke, Peter, Jude, Mark, John, James and Paul. Religious scholars do not know who wrote the book of Hebrews.Full Answer >
It is generally accepted that Moses wrote the bulk of Deuteronomy. There are some small exceptions in this authorship, specifically the last chapter of the book that deals with Moses' death, which Moses could not have written.Full Answer >