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To use an example: if you received a letter from Pres. Bush, you know that he didn't sit down and type it out himself. He dictated his message to a secretary, who wrote it down or typed it out and mailed it. In the same manner, God sent His message to forty different writers, of practically every walk of life, that eventually was made into The Bible. There were about 40 human secretaries or scribes. This was done over about 1600 years or more.
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Who are the writers of The Bible?

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What is a generic term for a Bible writer?

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Was there any gentile writers of the Bible?

Yes. Luke was a greek doctor. I believe he was the only Gentile  author.     But most of the New Testament (and Obadiah, Nahum, Jonah in the Old  Testament) is wri

How many of the writers of the Bible were not Jewish?

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How many writers does the bible have in all?

In some small sections of scripture the writer is not known, but there are believed to be atleast 40 different people, who wrote the 66 books of the Bible over a 1,600 year pe

Who where the gospel writers for the bible?

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Who are the writers of the bible and what race are they?

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Who were some of the varied writers of the Bible?

The quickest answer is: "We don't know for sure." You should know that people in the ancient world were leery of new things and ideas, so it was very common to write under the

What are the jobs of all bible-writers?

To listen carefully and fully to the Spirit of God within them, to pray, to reflect what the Spirit says carefully and fully without consideration of what people may or may no