The Church existed...for nearly 500 years before anything identical to what we now call the Bible could have been printed....the many individual books, of both Old and New Testaments, existed first in papyrus scrolls, then later in hand-copied huge volumes.
Where did the Bible come from?
The Old Testament
Do you have a complete Bible...or a book of selections from it?
The New Testament
The Canon of the New Testament: The Table of Contents
The Bible and the Church
Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg?
How Can we Understand the Bible?
And Where Is the Church?
Author: St John Kronstadt Press, Publisher