A book about before our life #Pretest: What is *The Bible*?


What is The Bible?

Here are the responses from 2 classes, sorted alphabetically:

  • A book about before our life 

  •  A book about God, disciples and how he created the world etc

  • A book believed to be the holy book of the people who believe in Jesus and Christian God.

  • A book made by 3 disciples telling the word of God.

  • A book my grandma keeps in her glove compartment

  • A book of stories x-ed out all the mystical stuff in order to control 

  • A book of the workings of Jesus

  • A book that tells how God created the world, and the stories and testaments

  • A collection of books manuscripts and letters cited as the doctrinal foundation of the Christian faith.

  • A collection of Gospels assembled by the Catholic Church

  • A collection of stories about God and Co who the Jews and Gay people

  • A collection of stories by men believing to be inspired by the Holy Spirit (?)

  • A record of events that happened early in history when Jesus was born and before he was alive.

  • A religious book used by Christians to teach their faith

  • A sacred text written for the religious people (Christians).

  • Big Book of JESUS

  • Book of laws and stories made by God that Christians use

  • Book on Jesus’s life and God’s word

  • Books that explain important events in that era in the world.

  • Christian Holy Textbook

  • Christian’s Holy Text

  • Claimed to be the life of Jesus (B.C.)

  • Collection of books written about God/Christianity

  • Collection of stories related to Jesus

  • Combined together by the council at Nicea.

  • Compilation of stories brought throughout Roman Empire during oppression of Jesus

  • God’s holy writing to us people.

  • God’s word

  • Historical events of Christianity and  Verses to model your life after

  • History rewritten as lessons and metaphors 

  • Holy Book of Christianity

  • Information before leaving Earth

  • It’s a book telling something about life. I’m not a Christian.

  • Jesus Christ, God, something that tells us about life before and after Jesus

  • Old and New Testaments – Sacred book of Christianity

  • One of the oldest books describing creation of the world, 10 commandments, Christianity

  • Religious text of Christian religion

  • Story of God and Mankind in a book

  • Teachings of Judism and Christianity

  • The (main) holy book of Christianity

  • The best-selling book of all time

  • The bible is a collection of stories about the Christian faith

  • The book containing new and old testament, used in Christianity

  • The book of Jesus// to help guide us today

  • The book of life.

  • The book which contains the religion of Christianity and the Catholics

  • The Christian rules for religion

  • The Christians’ holy book

  • The history of Jesus Christ and life on earth.

  • The Holy Word.

  • The revelation of God – story of the world from creation to redemption.

  • The stories of Jesus

  • The story of Jesus Christ and how to be a good Christian, basically

  • The word of God; a collection of books sacred to Christianity

  • The word of Jesus Christ; oldest written literature