God is love John 3:16; Romans 5:8; 1 John 4:8
God is triune or trinity Matt. 28:19; 2 Cor. 13:14
God is holy Leviticus 19:2; 1 Peter 1:15
God is eternal Jeremiah 10:10; Psalm 90:2
God is omnipresent or present everywhere Psalm 139:7-12
God is omnipotent or all powerful Gen. 18:14; Luke 18:27; Rev. 19:6
God is omniscient or all knowing Psalm 139:2-6; Isaiah 40:13-14
God is unchanging or immutable Psalm 102:25-27; Hebrews 1:10-12
God is infinite Jeremiah 23:24; Psalm 102:25-27; Revelation 22:13
God is self-sufficient and self-existent Ex. 3:13-14; Psalm 50:10-12; Col. 1:16
God is righteous and just Deut. 32:4; Psalm 11:7; Psalm 119:137
God is faithful Deut. 7:9; Psalm 89:1-8
God is sovereign 2 Samuel 7:22; Isaiah 46:9-11
God is wise Proverbs 3:19; Romans 16:26-27; 1 Timothy 1:17
God is merciful Deut. 4:31; Psalm 103:8-17; Daniel 9:9; Heb.2:17
God is gracious Exodus 34:6; Psalm 103:8; 1 Peter 5:10
Facts about the central chapter of the Bible, Psalms 118.
The middle chapter of the Bible is Psalm 118
The shortest chapter of the Bible is Psalm 117
The longest Chapter of the Bible is Psalm 119
There are 594 chapters before Psalm 118
There are 594 chapters after Psalm 118
Add the two together and you get 1188
The verse at the center of the Bible is Psalm 118:8 - "It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in man."
Are you in the center of God's word? The very center of the Bible reminds us to trust in God over trusting in ourselves or other people.
The Bible contains 66 books, divided among the Old and New Testaments
There are 39 books in the Old Testament and 27 books in the New Testament
Moses wrote the first five books of the Bible, referred to as the Pentateuch
Many scholars agree that Job is the oldest book in the Bible
The Apostle Paul wrote 14 books of the New Testament
the longest book in the Bible The book of Psalms
the shortest book in the Bible 3 John
The longest verse in the Bible Esther 8:9
The shortest verse in the Bible John 11:35
The books of Esther & Song of Solomon does not mention the word 'God'
Methuselah who was the oldest man lived to be 969 years old Genesis 5:27
Two men in the Bible who never died but were caught up to heaven were Enoch, 'who walked with God and was no more' and Elijah, 'who was caught up by a whirlwind into heaven'
The Bible was written by over 40 different authors, under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit; some being shepherds, physicians, fishermen, priests, farmers, tent-makers, philosophers and kings. Despite the different occupations and the span of years it took to write it, the Bible is extremely unified
The Bible was written over a period of some 1,500 years, from around 1450 B.C. to about 100 A.D.
The Bible was written in three languages; Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek
The entire New Testament was canonized before the year 375 A.D. and the Old Testament had previously been canonized long before the advent of Christ
The first translation of the Bible made into English 1382 A.D., by John Wycliff
The Bible was printed in 1454 A.D. by Johannes Gutenberg