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Into the following 24 books:

Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, the Twelve Minor Prophets (Hosea, Joel, etc.), Psalms, Proverbs, Job, Song of Songs, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther, Daniel, Ezra & Nehamiah, and Chronicles (all only in the original Hebrew).

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Q: How did the Jews divide the Old Testament?
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Who was the Old Testament Addressed to?

The old testament was addressed to the Jews.


What are the names of the two divisions of the Bible?

The Old Testament and the New Testament.The Old Testament starts with Genesis and ends with Malachi.The New Testament starts with Matthew and ends with Revelation.


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Orthodox Jews.


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Christians and Jews today believe and study the Old Testament. The Jews made it, but as Jesus was Jewish, Christians study it too.


In what way do Old Testament beliefs unite Jews and Muslims?

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