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When was the Bible first written and by whom?
Last Updated: 2nd May, 2020
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Similarly, what was the first Bible ever written?
Bible #1. The oldest surviving full text of theNew Testament is the beautifully written Codex Sinaiticus,which was “discovered” at the St Catherine monastery atthe base of Mt Sinai in Egypt in the 1840s and 1850s.
Also Know, where was the Bible written? This was in what we now call Turkey. The Biblewas not written in one specific year or in a singlelocation. The Bible is a collection of writings, and theearliest ones were set down nearly 3500 years ago. So let's startat the beginning of this fascinating story.
Similarly, you may ask, when was the first Bible found?
The Dead Sea Scrolls, dating to as early as the 3rdcentury B.C., featured versions of the text that are radicallydifferent than today's Hebrew Bible. Scholars have believedthe Hebrew Bible in its standard form first cameabout some 2,000 years ago, but never had physical proof, untilnow, according to the study.
What language did Adam and Eve speak?
Traditional Jewish exegesis such as Midrash (GenesisRabbah 38) says that Adam spoke the Hebrew languagebecause the names he gives Eve – Isha (Book of Genesis2:23) and Chava (Genesis 3:20) – only make sense inHebrew.