Where is the original Bible?

Answer Original bible manuscripts were written on papyrus, but none survived to this day. The oldest bible in the world is the Codex Sinaiticus, which was penned between the first and fourth centuries. Th... Read More »

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What was the original sin in the Bible?

Although the term "original sin" does not appear in the Bible, according to Christian theology, the concept is the loss of innocence in man caused by disobedience to God. The doctrine appears in va... Read More »

How many books are in the original Bible?

The Old Testament, as canonized by Jewish authorities, contains 39 books. Christian authorities, basing themselves on the Greek version of the Old Testament, had 46 books in theirs. During the refo... Read More »

Where was Abraham's home in the original Bible?

The patriarch Abraham originally came from the city of Ur, which was located in ancient Mesopotamia. According to Genesis in the Old Testament, God told Abraham to leave Ur and move to Canaan. Scho... Read More »

What language was the original Bible written in?

Most of the Old Testament was written in Biblical Hebrew, over four linguistic periods: Early, Classical, Transitional, and Late. Some passages were written in Aramaic.The New Testament was written... Read More »