How did the New Testament come to be?

Answer The Christian New Testament is derived from 27 books written by followers of Jesus Christ between 40 and 90 A.D., more than 400 years after the Old Testament was composed.Time FrameFrom 40 to 90 A.... Read More »

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How did the new testament come to us?

The "New Testament," the second division of the Christian Bible, which deals with the life and sayings of Jesus Christ, Christian counsel and Christian instruction, developed over time, starting ar... Read More »

When was the Bible first divided between the Old Testament& the New Testament?

The New Testament and the Old Testament are separate books of the Bible and have always been divided. The Old Testament was concluded in approximately 400 B.C. The New Testament began in about 60 A... Read More »

How many years are there in between the old testament&the new testament?

The Book of Malachi, the last book in the Old Testament, concludes around 397 B.C. This leaves almost 400 years between the Old and New Testament, which begins with the birth of Jesus Christ. These... Read More »

When was the Bible split into the Old Testament& the New Testament?

The Old Testament and New Testament of the Christian Bible have always been separate. There was no point where they split. The Old Testament is largely Jewish scripture. The New Testament includes ... Read More »