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Let us pray:
Dear Lord, once you said; when there are
two or three gathered in your name, there
you are in the midst of us...
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Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado
L – The highest Catholic worship
LITURGY
I – God was made flesh and dwelt among us
I...
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Introduction
to the
Scriptures
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Divine
Revelation
- the act by which God makes
Himself known to man
- God’s act of o...
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Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado
--
Faith
- man’s response to God’s invitation
to a loving relationship with Him
- is...
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Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado
Who wrote
the Bible?
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Theories on the
authorship of the Bible
Divine
Dictation
Negative
Assistance
Subsequ...
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Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado
Biblical
Inspiration
- the direct influence of the Holy Spirit under
which the sacre...
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Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado
Is the Bible
perfect? Is it
free from
errors?
Are there
discrepancies in
the Bible?
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Biblical
Inerrancy
the Holy Scriptures teaches firmly, faithfully
and without error ...
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The Holy
Bible
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How many books does the Bible have? Why are
there more books in the Catholic Bible t...
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Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado
Did the Old Testament people live so long?
Was the Tower of Babel ever built?
What i...
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Catholic Faith
Scriptures
- divinely inspired
Word of God
Traditions –the
History of...
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Bible
biblia
byblos
books
papyrus
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The Bible is all about…
God
people
salvation
history faith
us
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Divisions
New
Testament
Old
Testament
testamentum
Hebrew
Literature
Christian
Litera...
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History of
the Bible
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Oral
Tradition
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customs through word of mouth
Li...
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Languages
Hebrew
Greek
Aramaic
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Chapter Divisions
Verse Divisions
Stephen Langton
Archbishop of
Canterbury
circa 122...
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Canon of the Scriptures
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by the Churc...
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Collection I: The TaNaK
(39 books) of the
Homeland Palestinian
Jews
Jewish Collectio...
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OLD TESTAMENT
Pentateuch
Historical
Books
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NEW TESTAMENT
Gospels
Acts of the Apostles
Apostolic Letters
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Matthew
Mark...
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Catholic Bible & Protestant Bible
Number of books (deuterocanonicals)
Latin notation...
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youngest book
in the OT
Malachi
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Job
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Intro to bible (july2007)

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Intro to bible (july2007)

  1. 1. Let us pray: Dear Lord, once you said; when there are two or three gathered in your name, there you are in the midst of us. Today, we ask the Spirit of wisdom to direct our minds in knowing you through the Holy Scripture-the Word of life. Inspire our hearts that we may be able to share with others the fruits of our knowledge of Your Word that we may become truly faithful to you in all our actions. All these in Jesus Name…Amen.
  2. 2. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado L – The highest Catholic worship LITURGY I – God was made flesh and dwelt among us INCARNATION B -- These are Sermon of Jesus on Mount BEATITUDES E – A Sacrament , w/c means “Thanksgiving” EUCHARIST B – A Sacrament of Initiation BAPTISM BIBLE
  3. 3. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Introduction to the Scriptures
  4. 4. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Divine Revelation - the act by which God makes Himself known to man - God’s act of offering a loving relationship to man
  5. 5. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado -- Faith - man’s response to God’s invitation to a loving relationship with Him - is the person’s total “yes” to God’s total gift of Self in Christ.
  6. 6. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Who wrote the Bible?
  7. 7. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Theories on the authorship of the Bible Divine Dictation Negative Assistance Subsequent Approbation Bible = 100% divine Bible = 100% human Bible = 50% divine 50% human
  8. 8. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Biblical Inspiration - the direct influence of the Holy Spirit under which the sacred writers wrote all that God wanted them to write - includes the compiling, editing and the preserving of the Scriptures 100% divine 100% human
  9. 9. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Is the Bible perfect? Is it free from errors? Are there discrepancies in the Bible?
  10. 10. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Biblical Inerrancy the Holy Scriptures teaches firmly, faithfully and without error that truth which God wanted to put into sacred writings for the sake of our salvation (Dei Verbum II)
  11. 11. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado The Holy Bible
  12. 12. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado How many books does the Bible have? Why are there more books in the Catholic Bible than the Protestant Bible? Who put chapters in the Bible? What are the meanings of numbers in the Bible? Was the world created twice? Did Adam and Eve really exist? Was there an earthly paradise in the beginning of the world? Who did Cain, the son of Adam and Eve, marry? Did Noah’s ark really exist? Was Yahweh or Jehovah the God of Israel?
  13. 13. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Did the Old Testament people live so long? Was the Tower of Babel ever built? What is the origin of the Ten Commandments? Did Moses permit “an eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth”? How did the walls of Jericho collapse? Did God bid Hosea to marry a prostitute? Did Isaiah live for 300 years? Does the Bible prohibit the creation of images? Was Mary Magdalene a prostitute? What are apocryphal books? Does the ark of the covenant look like the ark of Noah? In what year was Jesus born?
  14. 14. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Catholic Faith Scriptures - divinely inspired Word of God Traditions –the History of the Christian community’s efforts to communicate the Good News
  15. 15. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Bible biblia byblos books papyrus
  16. 16. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado The Bible is all about… God people salvation history faith us
  17. 17. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Divisions New Testament Old Testament testamentum Hebrew Literature Christian Literature 46 books 27 books
  18. 18. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado History of the Bible
  19. 19. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Oral Tradition handing down of stories, beliefs and customs through word of mouth Literary Genre songs narratives prayers poems legends speeches sayings oracles laws myths parables epics
  20. 20. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Languages Hebrew Greek Aramaic
  21. 21. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Chapter Divisions Verse Divisions Stephen Langton Archbishop of Canterbury circa 1220 legend: the horse Roberto Stefano circa 1555Protestant publisher
  22. 22. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Canon of the Scriptures complete list of books in the Bible, recognized by the Church as divinely inspired written during the incarnation period coherence with the Gospel teachings constant use in Church’s worship universal significance apostolic origin
  23. 23. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Collection I: The TaNaK (39 books) of the Homeland Palestinian Jews Jewish Collections of the Holy Scriptures Collection II: The Septuagint (LXX) (46 books) of the Jews outside of Palestine Torah (Law) 550 BCE Nebiim (Prophets) 200 BCE Ketubim (Writings) 100 BCE Pentateuch Historical books Prophetic books Wisdom books 300-200 BCE
  24. 24. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado OLD TESTAMENT Pentateuch Historical Books Wisdom Books Prophetic Books Genesis Exodus Leviticus Numbers Deuteronomy Lamentations Joshua 1 & 2 Chronicles Judges Ruth 1 & 2 Samuel 1 & 2 Kings Ezra Esther 1 & 2 Maccabees Judith Tobit Nehemiah Psalms Proverbs Job Sirach Song of songs Book of Wisdom Ecclesiastes Isaiah Ezekiel Jeremiah Daniel Hosea Amos Joel Obadiah Habakkuk Micah Nahum Zephaniah Zechariah Haggai Jonah Malachi Baruch
  25. 25. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado NEW TESTAMENT Gospels Acts of the Apostles Apostolic Letters Revelation Matthew Mark Luke John Romans Galatians Ephesians Colossians 1 & 2 Timothy Hebrews 1 & 2 Corinthians 1 & 2 Thessalonians Titus Philemon Philippians James 1, 2 & 3 John 1 & 2 Peter Jude
  26. 26. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado Catholic Bible & Protestant Bible Number of books (deuterocanonicals) Latin notations imprimatur nihil obstat Judith Tobit Wisdom Ecclesiasticus (Sirach) Baruch 1 Maccabees 2 Maccabees
  27. 27. Prepared by Mr. Chester Roxas Cruzado youngest book in the OT Malachi oldest book in the Bible Job youngest book in the NT Revelation most number of copies printed BIBLE translated in most number of languages GREATEST LOVE LETTER EVER WRITTEN IN THE WORLD middle verse of the Bible Psalm 118:8 contains all letters of the alphabet except j Ezra 7:21 longest verse in the Bible Esther 8:9 no word/name of more than 6 syllables can be found in the Bible Trivia

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