INTERESTING BIBLE FACTS
1) Seven people committed suicide in the Bible: (Zimri: 1 Kin 16:18 ) (Judas: Mt 27:3-5 ) (Abimelech: Judg 9:53-54) (Ahithophel: 2 Sam 17:23 ) (Samson: Judg 16:25-30 ) (Saul: 1 Sam 31:4-5 , 1 Chr 10:4-5 ) (Saul’s armorbearer: 1 Sam 31:5 , 1 Chr 10:5 ).
2) Ehud was the 1st left handed man in the Bible (Judg 3:15 ).
3) Dogs are mentioned 41 times in the Bible, cats are never mentioned.
4).Delilah did not cut Samson’s hair (Judg 16:19 ).
5) Green is the 1st color mentioned in the Bible (Gen 1:30 ).
6) David is mentioned 1139 times in the Bible, second only to Jesus.
7) Sarah is the most mentioned woman (59 times), Rachel is 2nd (47 times).
8) There was a man with 6 fingers and 6 toes (2 Sam 21:20 ).
9) The book of Job dates before Exodus.
10) God is not mentioned in the book of Esther.
11) The longest word in the Bible is Maher-shalal-hash-baz.
12) Every quote Jesus used against Satan was from the book of Deuteronomy.
13) Word for word, Luke wrote more of the New Testament than Paul.
14) Jesus never once told His disciples He loved them in the Bible. He showed them with His actions.
15) Bethlehem means “house of bread.”
16) When the king of Nineveh called the people to repent, even the animals were to fast and be covered in sackcloth (Jonah 3:7-8 ).
17) Joseph was the only person in Genesis to live less than 120 years. He died at 110 years old (Gen 50:22 ).
18) The time period of the book of Genesis spans more time than all of the rest of the Bible combined.