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The TaNaK - In 2 minutes (Sacred Texts - Judaism)


Digital imaging reveals oldest Biblical text since Dead Sea Scrolls


What Is the Holy Bible?


God Comes to Meet Man: Sacred Scripture


The origin of the Bible

The Bible is a collection of sacred texts or scriptures. Varying parts of the Bible are considered to be a product of divine inspiration and a record of the relationship between God and humans by Christians, Jews, Samaritans, and Rastafarians. The Bible appears in the form of an anthology, compiling texts of a variety of forms that are all linked by the belief that they collectively contain the word of God. These texts include theologically-embellished historical accounts, hymns, allegorical erotica, parables, and didactic letters.
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