Our Bible Study section on facts and trivia provides some interesting and unusual facts and trivia.. The Biblical Facts and trivia section is suitable for all ages - kids, children, teens, youth groups and adults! Biblical facts contain interesting topics for discussion for group study, individual study and Sunday School lessons. We have included sections on Fun Facts, Unusual Facts, Strange Facts, Weird facts, scientific Facts and History Facts. Some of these amazing facts are well known some are little known and some might prove unknown up to this point of study! Our Biblical Facts section provides helpful information on all of the following topics - just click one of the following links to access the Bible Study resources in this section:
Fun Bible Facts
Read our selection of 20 of our favorite Biblical Facts!
Fun Fact One - Number of books in the Bible: 66
Fun Fact Two - It was written over a 1500 year span (from 1400 B.C to A.D. 100) over 40 generations
Fun Fact Three - It can be read aloud in 70 hours
Fun Fact Four - The names of the 'Three Wise Men' are not mentioned in the Bible. They are commonly known as Caspar, Melchior, and Balthasar as these names were detailed in an early 6th century Greek manuscript
Fun Fact Five - It was written on three continents - Asia, Africa, and Europe
Fun Fact Six - The tallest villain is Goliath at over 9½ feet tall
Fun Fact Seven - The strongest man is Samson
Fun Fact Eight - A raven was the first animal out of the ark
Fun Fact Nine - Longest name: Mahershalalhashbaz (Isaiah 8:1)
Fun Fact Ten - The first three words are 'in the beginning'
Fun Fact Eleven - The very last word is “Amen”, meaning 'So be it'.
Fun Fact Twelve - The Gospel of Mark reveals that Jesus had brothers and sisters
Fun Fact Thirteen - The number of times the word, "God" appears 3,358 times, while the number of times the word, " Lord" appears is 7,736.
Fun Fact Fourteen - Old Testament books were scrolls, a strip of animal skin that was rolled up on two sticks. One ancient copy of the book of Isaiah is twenty-four feet long.
Fun Fact Fifteen - The largest Bible in the world is 547 kilos and is 2.5 meters thick. It was created by a carpenter in Los Angeles who decided to cut it out from wood. He worked on it for two years
Fun Fact Sixteen - The Bible mentions dogs, livestock, lion, game animals, and various other animals but it does not mention the domestic cat!
Unusual and interesting information and trivia from our Fun Bible facts and trivia for kids, children and adults. The word fact derives from the Latin word 'Factum' and is now used used to mean something that has really occurred. Facts are statements which are held to be true and often contrasted with opinions and beliefs. Many are little known facts and we have tried to include some random and funny facts to make everyone smile! There are even some interesting facts categorized in to Scientific and Historical facts.
Bible Facts- A Free Christian Bible Study Resource
We hope that this Facts section will provide useful information and ideas for following a Christian Bible Study plan. All articles on the subject of Biblical Facts together with tools, activities, aids and materials and are designed to be used by an individual or a Christian study group. Many articles will also prove useful as the basis for fun Sunday School lessons for children and kids other topics will prove a useful asset to teens, youth or adults taking a Biblical Study course or Biblical degree. All information, including this section on Biblical Facts, is free to be used as an educational Christian Bible Study resource.