The Organization of the Bible

Old Testament

DivisonPurposeBooks
Books of MosesHistory of WorldGenesis   
LawExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomy
History History of Israel Joshua Judges Ruth I Samuel
II Samuel I Kings II Kings I Chronicles
II Chronicles Ezra Nehemiah Esther
Wisdom Poems Job Psalms Proverbs Ecclesiastes
Song of Solomon      
Prophets Major Prophets
(longer books)
Isaiah Jeremiah Lamentations Ezekiel
Daniel      
Minor Prophets
(shorter books)
Hosea Joel Amos Obadiah
Jonah Micah Nahum Habakkuk
Zephaniah Haggai Zechariah Malachi

New Testament

Divison Purpose Books
Gospels Life of Jesus Matthew Mark Luke John
History History of the Church Acts      
Specific Epistles
(named by addressee)
Letters to Churches Romans I Corinthians II Corinthians Galatians
Ephesians Philippians Colossians I Thessalonians
II Thessalonians      
Letters to Individuals I Timothy II Timothy Titus Philemon
Letter to the Jews Hebrews      
General Epistles
(named by author)
  James I Peter II Peter I John
II John III John Jude  
Prophecy   Revelation      

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