Who was Petra in the New Testament?

Answer Petra is the ancient Greek form of the name Jesus gave to St. Peter, the apostle known as Simon. Petra in Greek means "rock" and Jesus named him thus when describing him as the rock on which the Ch... Read More »

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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 »

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 »

About Croton Petra?

As far as adaptable, colorful plants go, you can do worse than the croton petra. The distinctive foliage generally grows well as an indoor plant or an outdoor shrub or hedge. You don't need to poss... Read More »

How tall are the Petra pyramids?

Petra is an ancient city in Jordan built of carved stone. There are no pyramids there, although it is not unusual for tourists to combine a visit to Petra and a visit to the pyramids of Egypt when ... Read More »