namely the Old Testament and New Testament. Initially
the authors wrote the Bible in Greek
and Latin. The sheer passage of time and increased demand for the Bible led to its translation into different languages. The Old Testament contains 39 books. The first five books in the Bible
known as the Torah
narrate the creation of the universe to the establishment of Israel as a nation. These books emphasize the centrality of faith and focus on human beings’ fall. Genesis 3:1-24 teaches about the background behind the fall of humankind and their subsequent removal from the Garden of Eden (King James Bible Onlineâ¢
the Torah directs peopleâs lives by recommending how individuals handle marriage and other critical things.