The Bible is collection of sacred texts of the Christians, consisting from the Old and the New Testament. It’s the Christian holly book.
The word "Bible" in sacred books doesn't meet, and was first used in the east in IV century by Ioann Zlatoust and Epiphanes Kiprinckiy.
Ioann Zlatoust Epiphaniy Kiprinckiy
The Bible was borrowed from Judaism by Christianity, and the original is called the Torah, in Christianity it is called the “Old Testament". This part of the Bible is a collection of books written in Hebrew language long before our era
The second part of the Christian Bible — the New Testament, collection from 27 Christian books written in I century of our era in Ancient Greek language. This part of the Bible is most important for Christianity while the Judaism doesn't consider its holly. The new testament consists of the books of eight holly writers: Matfey, Mark, Luka, Ioann, Peter, Pavel, Iakov and Iuda Matfey Mark Luka Ioann Iakov Petr and Pavel
The most ancient manuscripts of the New testament:
Codex Alexandrinus, it is stored in library of the British museum
Codex Vaticanus, it is stored in Rome
Codex Sinaiticus, it is stored in Oxford, earlier — in the Hermitage
All of them are dated IV century DC. Language of codex the Greek .
The Jewish writing (Old testament) it is written since 1513 BC for 443 BC
The Greek writing (New testament) it is written from 41 DC. for 98 DC. In total Bible registered about 1600 years.
According to Islam, the Old Testament and the New Testament are the deformed latest correspondences, however Islam recognizes their sanctity, and characters of both parts of the Bible play in Islam (since the Koran) an important role
In first half XVI centuries the native of Polotsk, the doctor of medicine of Frantsisk Skorina translates all books of the Old Testament on modern to it the Belarus language. Transfer has been printed in 1517-1525 in Prague and Vilne.
In 1703 tsar Peter I makes decision to publish the New Testament in Russian.