about every human alive has heard of the Bible. Nearly everyone knows
it is the main Christian scripture, and that more books of the Bible
have been printed throughout the ages than any other. But what is the
Bible? What is it for? How is it used? What is its history? I hope the
following will be interesting to those who are new and just starting
out in Christianity, but I hope this will also prove useful to old
hands. After all, we can sometimes be so close that we miss things!
Using the Bible
How some abuse the Bible
'Biblical' Scripture that is not in the Bible
Bible Reading Schemes
Famous quotes and passages and their meanings
The various translations - Which one is best? What is the difference?
The Lectionary - a 'timetable' of Bible readings for use in worship