Christian Bible: teaching notes

Rationale

These activities introduce the Christian Bible, and looks at its authorship, genres and different interpretations.

Content

British Library resources from the site:

Recommended reading (short articles):

From sacred scriptures to the people’s Bible

Key questions

  • What is in the Bible?
  • What are the Old Testament and the New Testament?
  • What is the Apocrypha?
  • Do all Christians follow the same Bible?
  • Why are different books in the Bible so different in style?
  • Who wrote the Bible?
  • How do Christians interpret the Bible?

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