Bible Statistics and History
How many books in the New Testament?
How many books are there in the New Testament of the Bible?
Asked in Old Testament
How many letters are there in the books of the Old Testament?
Asked in New Testament, Old Testament
How many Old and New Testament books are there?
There are 39 books in the Old Testament and 27 books in the New Testament. If you add them together, there are 66 books. If you can remember there are 39 books in the old testament, then it is easy to figure out the other numbers. To get the number of New Testament books from the Old Testament number, multiply the digits to get 27.