United Fellowship Outreach Ministries, Inc.
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If You Meet Me And Forget Me You Have Lost Nothing, But If You Meet Jesus Christ And Forget
                                               Him You Have Lost EVERYTHING !!
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BIBLE STATISTICS
Amazing Bible Facts And Statistics  - compiled from various sites and sources

BIBLE STATISTICS:
Number of books in the Bible: 66
Chapters: 1,189
Verses: 31,101
Words: 783,137
Letters: 3,566,480
Number of promises given in the Bible: 1,260
Commands: 6,468
Predictions: over 8,000
Fulfilled prophecy: 3,268 verses
Unfulfilled prophecy: 3,140
Number of questions: 3,294
Longest name: Mahershalalhashbaz (Isaiah 8:1)
Longest verse: Esther 8:9 (78 words)
Shortest verse: John 11:35 (2 words: "Jesus wept").
Middle books: Micah and Nahum
Middle chapter: Psalm 117
Shortest chapter (by number of words): Psalm 117 (by number of words)
Longest book: Psalms (150 chapters)
Shortest book (by number of words): 3 John
Longest chapter: Psalm 119 (176 verses)
Number of times the word "God" appears: 3,358
Number of times the word "Lord" appears: 7,736
Number of different authors: 40
Number of languages the Bible has been translated into: over 1,200


OLD TESTAMENT STATISTICS:
Number of books: 39
Chapters: 929
Verses: 23,114
Words: 602,585
Letters: 2,278,100
Middle book: Proverbs
Middle chapter: Job 20
Middle verses: 2 Chronicles 20:17,18
Smallest book: Obadiah
Shortest verse: 1 Chronicles 1:25
Longest verse: Esther 8:9  (78 words)
Longest chapter: Psalms 119
Largest book: Psalms


NEW TESTAMENT STATISTICS:
Number of books: 27
Chapters: 260
Verses: 7,957
Words: 180,552
Letters: 838,380
Middle book: 2 Thessalonians
Middle chapters: Romans 8, 9
Middle verse: Acts 27:17
Smallest book: 3 John
Shortest verse: John 11:35
Longest verse: Revelation 20:4  (68 words)
Longest chapter: Luke 1
Largest book: Luke


A number of verses in the Bible (KJV) contain all but 1 letter of the  
alphabet: Ezra 7:21 contains all but the letter j; Joshua 7:24,  
1 Kings 1:9, 1 Chronicles 12:40, 2 Chronicles 36:10, Ezekiel 28:13,  
Daniel 4:37, and Haggai 1:1 contain all but q; 2 Kings 16:15 and  
1 Chronicles 4:10 contain all but z; and Galatians 1:14 contains all  
but k.

There are 8,674 different Hebrew words in the Bible, 5,624 different  
Greek words, and 12,143 different English words in the King James Version.


Based on the King James Version of the Holy Bible
•        Written by Approximately 40 Authors
•        Written over a period of 1,600 years
•        Written over 40 generations
•        Written in three languages: Hebrew, Greek and Aramaic
•        Written on three continents: Europe, Asia and Africa
•        Written in different locations: wilderness, dungeon, palace, prison, in exile, at home
•        Written by men from all occupations: kings, peasants, doctors, fishermen, tax collectors, scholars, etc.
•        Written in different times: war, peace, poverty, prosperity, freedom and slavery
•        Written in different moods: heights of joy to the depths of despair
•        Written in harmonious agreement on a widely diverse range of subjects and doctrines

10 Longest Books in the Bible
•        Psalm - 150 chapters, 2,461 verses, 43,743 words
•        Jeremiah - 52 chapters, 1,364 verses, 42,659 words
•        Ezekiel - 48 chapters, 1,273 verses, 39,407 words
•        Genesis - 50 chapters, 1,533 verses, 38,267 words
•        Isaiah - 66 chapters, 1,292 verses, 37,044 words
•        Numbers - 36 chapters, 1,288 verses, 32,902 words
•        Exodus - 40 chapters, 1,213 verses, 32.602 words
•        Deuteronomy - 34 chapters, 959 verses, 28,461 words
•        2 Chronicles - 36 chapters, 822 verses, 26,074 words
•        Luke - 24 chapters, 1,151 verses, 25,944 words

10 Shortest Books in the Bible
•        3 John - 1 chapter, 14 verses, 299 words
•        2 John - 1 chapter, 13 verses, 303 words
•        Philemon - 1 chapter, 25 verses, 445 words
•        Jude - 1 chapter, 25 verses, 613 words
•        Obadiah - 1 chapter, 21 verses, 670 words
•        Titus - 3 chapters, 46 verses, 921 words
•        2 Thessalonians - 3 chapters, 47 verses, 1,042 words
•        Haggai - 2 chapters, 38 verses, 1,131 words
•        Nahum - 3 chapters, 47 verses, 1,285 words
•        Jonah - 4 chapters, 48 verses, 1,321 words