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The Bible is the primary sacred scripture of both the Jewish and Christian religions.
Canon refers to the accepted books of the Bible differentiated from other sacred writings not accepted as part of the canon, which are not accepted as part of the Bible.
The Hebrew Bible (Tanakh) is divided into 3 sections, the Law (Torah), the Prophets, the Writings.
www.yourencyclopedia.net /Bible.html   (2840 words)

 Bible article - Bible scripture Jewish Christian books Tanakh Testament Overview Definition - What-Means.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Christian Bible contains the entirety of the Septuagint (Greek translation of the Jewish scriptures from the second century B.C., called by Christians the Old Testament), along with a set of later writings known as the New Testament.
For Christians, the Bible continues - with the advent of Jesus Christ - the story begun in the Hebrew scriptures, and is both a primary source of religious doctrine and a foundation for their spiritual beliefs.
Some religious sects, notably, several of the Protestant Christian sects, believe the Bible to be the ultimate and authoritative guide in all spiritual matters, by a principle referred to as sola scriptura.
www.what-means.com /encyclopedia/Bible   (3117 words)

 Bible - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Bible's wide distribution and use by Jews and Christians as a "handbook" for living has extended its influence beyond religion, to language and law and, until the modern era, also informed the natural philosophy of mainstream Western Civilization.
The Age of Enlightenment and the Scientific Revolution in Europe and America brought skepticism regarding the historical events in the Bible, particularly those attributed to divine intervention; however, the ontological and normative teachings of the Bible remain at the center of Western culture.
Karl Lachmann’s critical edition of 1831, based on manuscripts dating from the fourth century and earlier, was intended primarily to demonstrate that the Textus Receptus must finally be rejected.
www.secaucus.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/The_Bible   (3949 words)

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The reason that the Bible is worth studying is that when we study the Bible we are actually studying God’s thoughts as He has revealed them to mankind and therefore Bible study is not merely an interesting intellectual exercise, it is one of the chief methods by which we come to know God better.
Bible study is not only an intellectual exercise to increase our knowledge (though this is always a part of Bible study), it is in addition a heart changing encounter with God through which we learn more of He who desires to be the goal of our lives and His perfect will for those lives.
The Bible has been variously described as: literature, history, poetry, drama, logic and myth (both in the sense of a traditional story accepted as truth and in the in the sense of an untrue tale of an unknowable past) to name only some of the responses to it.
www.eachnewday.com /HowToStudyTheBible/how_to_study_the_Bible.htm   (8183 words)

 Bible - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Bible refers to the primary sacred scriptures of either the Jewish or Christian religions.
Though the Hebrew Bible is predominantly in Hebrew, it has some small portions in Aramaic.
In early manuscripts (most importantly in Tiberian masoretic manuscripts such as the Aleppo codex) an "open" section may also be represented by a blank line, and a "closed" section by a new line that is slightly indented (the preceeding line may also not be full).
www.indexlistus.de /keyword/Bible.php   (2659 words)

 SingaporeMoms - Parenting Encyclopedia - Bible
The Bible (From Greek βιβλιος biblios, meaning "book", which in turn is derived from βυβλος—byblos meaning "papyrus", from the ancient Phoenician city of Byblos which exported papyrus) is a word applied to sacred scriptures.
Jewish and Christian Bibles are actually a collection of books, which many in these communities believe to be inspired by God and to express the authoritative history of God's dealings with his people.
The Bible is available, in whole or in part, in the language of 90% of the world's population.
www.singaporemoms.com /parenting/Bible   (3512 words)

 Bible   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Bible (From Greek βιβλια-biblia, meaning "books", which in turn is derived from βυβλος-byblos meaning "papyrus", from the ancient Phoenician city of Byblos which exported papyrus) is the sacred scripture of Christianity.
Canon refers to the accepted books of the Bible differentiated from other sacred writings not accepted as inspired by God, which are not accepted as part of the Bible.
While there are no complete surviving manuscripts of the Hebrew text on which the Septuagint was based, many scholars believe that it was a different textual tradition than the one that eventually became the basis for the Masoretic texts.
www.yotor.com /wiki/en/bi/Bible.htm   (3083 words)

 Category:Bible - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Articles on this topic in other Wikimedia projects can be found at: Wikimedia Commons Category Bible
For more information, see the article about Bible.
List of Biblical figures identified in extra-Biblical sources
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Bible   (77 words)

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 ChildCare Action Project (CAP) Ministry Reports
An asterisk (*) at the end of a title indicates one of the movies which built the CAP comparative baseline database.
Not Another Teen Movie R. CAP Report MAR21104 CAP Final Score: 27.
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie G. CAP Report MAR20114.
www.capalert.com /capreports   (1276 words)

 U.S. Gave $1B in Faith-Based Funds in 2003 -- Beliefnet.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Many of these groups have entirely secular missions and some organizations were surprised to find their names on a list of faith-based groups provided to The Associated Press by the White House.
Visitors to TMM Family Services in Tucson, Ariz., which received $25,000 for housing counseling, are greeted by a picture of Jesus and quotes from the Bible.
The list of 2003 grant recipients provided to AP is the first detailed tally of the dollars behind this "faith-based initiative."
www.beliefnet.com /story/73/story_7334_1.html   (404 words)

 Bible   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Skeptic's Annotated Bible - The King James version of the Bible annotated from a skeptical point of view.
Bibles for the World - Index of online Bibles in many languages and types.
The Bowyer Bible - Compiled in the early 19th century; contains illustrations by various (famous) artists of several periods.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/B/Bible.htm   (3824 words)

 Amazon.com: Books: The Holy Bible: King James Version   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
A bible is a bible, the words mean the same thing regardless of the publisher but with this book I was really disappointed by the quality of it, I went right out and bought a hard backed copy, its worth the extra couple of bucks.
Protestant bibles mistakenly use this post-Christian Canon instead of the Canon found in The Septuagint (used by Jesus and the Apostles) and the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Modern Catholic Bibles (as mentioned above) are translated from the earliest records, the catholic St. Jerome's translations of the original Hebrew, Greek and Aramaic texts, and his Latin Vulgate, (the New Jerusalem Bible, NJB, although not official, but Catholic!, even contains translations from the Dead Sea Scrolls).
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0529064634?v=glance   (2239 words)

 Amazon.ca: Books: The Bible For Dummies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
I have read the bible before and like many, have been confused by some of the meanings trying to be said.
The bible for dummies guides you through the bible explaning everything without a bias explanation and even giving interesting facts such as, Hebrew word meanings translated in english, The Apcrypha, The dead sea scrolls, and many more.
The authors undoubtedly know their Bible, if only they could talk to the reader as one adult to another on a fascinating topic, and leave out such things as the lyrics to the Beverly Hillbillies.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/0764552961   (1313 words)

 The Superhero Hype! Boards - The Holy Bible: The Movie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
I think they did this a while ago, but haven't actually seen the film, which was basically a live action version of most of the incidents that took place in the bible.
Most of the stories if brought to live action would be pretty f/x heavy though, and even if it obviously would be controversial and boycotted beyond belief for even attempting to bring it to the screen, it'd be interesting to see what some of those scenes would look like.
If I were to do a movie based on the Bible, I'd do it Passion-style.
www.superherohype.com /forums/showthread.php?t=140649   (634 words)

 Games Video Games Recreation Trivia Browser Based   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Bible Challenge - Weekly ten question quiz on the Bible, plus archive of past quizzes.
First Lines - Collection of trivia quizzes in which a classic book is to be identified based on its opening sentence.
Holy Bible Trivia - Offers trivia questions based on the Bible.
www.iper1.com /iper1-odp/scat/id/Games/Video_Games/Recreation/Trivia/Browser_Based   (1460 words)

 Lindsay's List of Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Surveys some of the vast body of ancient documents that confirm numerous details in the Book of Abraham that are not found in the Bible, and could not have been known to Joseph Smith.
Excellent movie review resource for parents, with details about what is in specific movies.
Another movie review service to help parents know exactly what their kids will face in specific movies.
www.jefflindsay.com /MyLinks.shtml   (2904 words)

 Bible   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Assistant Superintendent Paul Govier is pictured presenting a new Bible to the latest addition to the Lunar Fish fleet, the Julianne.
The Bible is presented to skipper Alec Buchan watched by LAC chairman Robert Cardno.
The issue of teaching the Bible in a literature classroom has been debated before, and it will most certainly be debated again...
thedavidlawrenceshow.com /001983.html   (557 words)

 Questions and Answers from the Bible (Part C)
When Eve was later created (Genesis 2:21-22), the Bible makes it clear that she came out of Adam, because Adam had to be the "Federal Head" of the human race, and everybody, including Eve, would now come from that line of Adam.
I'm of the conviction that at that point in His restoration, God raised half of the water that had been flooding the planet and placed it in a huge vapor belt somewhere out in space; that laid the foundation for the amazing spring-like weather that enveloped the planet from one end to the other.
Then they come home and tell their parents that they can no longer believe the Bible because their geology professor has "proved" that evolution is the only thing that makes sense.
www.lesfeldick.org /lesqa-c.html   (21582 words)

 Commentaries: Moving Pictures - Christianity Today Movies
Recently, the participants forged a terrifically diverse and intriguing list of 100 Spiritually Significant Films—an incomparable resource for anyone interested in exploring transcendent themes in the movies.
Another relative no-brainer for the AandF list was the exquisite Babette's Feast, the story of a cook who spends all she has to bless her employers—and their entire village—with a remarkable feast that reawakens their spirits like the sacrificial fragrance of the jar of perfume poured out over Christ's feet.
The director with the most films on the list is Andrei Tarkovsky, Russia's great Cold War director whose Christian faith not only found subtextual expression in his movies but also placed him in constant struggle with Soviet authorities.
www.christianitytoday.com /movies/commentaries/top100films.html   (1463 words)

 Concordia Publishing House: Baby in a Manger
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Written in easy-to-read rhyme and based on the Bible story as revealed in Luke 2:1—19, this picture book tells the story of the birth of Jesus.
Beginning with the angel's visit to Mary, the story describes Mary and Joseph's confusion at the surprising announcement and their unwavering faith in God, the Father.
www.cph.org /cphstore/product.asp?part_no=562315   (217 words)

 Christian Answers Network (ChristianAnswers.Net): Multilingual answers, reviews, ministry resources, and more! [Home]
The movie many have requested: The HOPE in SPANISH.
Does God expect us to read Genesis 1-11 as a record of authentic historical fact, or is this simply a collection of parable-like stories?
Does the Bible really claim that the Flood covered the ENTIRE Earth?
www.christiananswers.net   (389 words)

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