The Books of the Bible
Order Book Title(s) Chapters Verses
I. Law
1. The First Book of Moses Called Genesis 50 1533
2. The Second Book of Moses Called Exodus 40 1213
3. The Third Book of Moses Called Leviticus 27 859
4. The Fourth Book of Moses Called Numbers 36 1288
5. The Fifth Book of Moses Called Deuteronomy 34 959
II. Old Testament Narrative
6. The Book of Joshua 24 658
7. The Book of Judges 21 618
8. The Book of Ruth 4 85
9. The First Book of Samuel 31 810
10. The Second Book of Samuel 24 695
11. The First Book of Kings 22 816
12. The Second Book of Kings 25 719
13. The First Book of Chronicles 29 942
14. The Second Book of Chronicles 36 822
15. The Book of Ezra 10 280
16. The Book of Nehemiah 13 406
17. The Book of Esther 10 167
III. Wisdom Literature
18. The Book of Job 42 1070
19. The Book of Psalms 150 2461
20. The Book of Proverbs 31 915
21. The Book of Ecclesiastes 12 222
22. The Song of Songs (or Song of Solomon or Canticles) 8 117
IV. Major Prophets
23. The Book of Isaiah 66 1292
24. The Book of Jeremiah 52 1364
25. The Book of Lamentations 5 154
26. The Book of Ezekiel 48 1273
27. The Book of Daniel 12 357
V. Minor Prophets
28. The Book of Hosea 14 197
29. The Book of Joel 3 73
30. The Book of Amos 9 146
31. The Book of Obadiah 1 21
32. The Book of Jonah 4 48
33. The Book of Micah 7 105
34. The Book of Nahum 3 47
35. The Book of Habakkuk 3 56
36. The Book of Zephaniah 3 53
37. The Book of Haggai 2 38
38. The Book of Zechariah 14 211
39. The Book of Malachi 4 55
VI. New Testament Narrative
40. The Gospel According to Matthew 28 1071
41. The Gospel According to Mark 16 678
42. The Gospel According to Luke 24 1151
43. The Gospel According to John 21 879
44. The Acts of the Apostles 28 1007
VII. Pauline Epistles
45. The Epistle of Paul to the Romans 16 433
46. The First Epistle of Paul to the Corinthians 16 437
47. The Second Epistle of Paul to the Corinthians 13 257
48. The Epistle of Paul to the Galatians 6 149
49. The Epistle of Paul to the Ephesians 6 155
50. The Epistle of Paul to the Philippians 4 104
51. The Epistle of Paul to the Colossians 4 95
52. The First Epistle of Paul to the Thessalonians 5 89
53. The Second Epistle of Paul to the Thessalonians 3 47
54. The First Epistle of Paul to Timothy 6 113
55. The Second Epistle of Paul to Timothy 4 83
56. The Epistle of Paul to Titus 3 46
57. The Epistle of Paul to Philemon 1 25
VIII. General Epistles
58. The Epistle to the Hebrews 13 303
59. The General Epistle of James 5 108
60. The First Epistle of Peter 5 105
61. The Second Epistle of Peter 3 61
62. The First Epistle of John 5 105
63. The Second Epistle of John 1 13
64. The Third Epistle of John 1 14
65. The Epistle of Jude 1 25
IX. Apocalyptic Epistle
66. The Book of Revelation (or The Apocalypse of John) 22 404

Total Number of Chapters and Verses 1189 31102
       

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