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The oldest person in the New Testament was Simeon. He had been told by the holy spirit that he would not die until he saw Jesus.


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No one is certain, but Hebrews is likely the oldest book in the New Testament. Next would probably come the genuine epistles of Paul. Thus, 1 Thessalonians could be the second oldest book in the New Testament.

AnswerSome of the oldest books of the New Testament are the epistles written by Paul.The Book of Hebrews is another early Christian book, but its author is unknown.

According to the Old Testament, Enoch's son, Methuselah is the oldest person to ever live (969 years old)

A:The oldest complete copy of the New Testament is in the Codex Sinaiticus, from the fourth century. A codex is the modern form of bound volume. The John Rylands manuscript fragment, catalogued as P52, is currently the oldest surviving fragment from a New Testament and is dated to around 125 CE. It consists of two very small patches of papyrus.

Paul wrote the greatest part of the New Testament.

Probably not if he appeared in the Old Testament and the New Testament he would be very old.

A:New Testament scholars are generally agreed that Mark is the oldest of the four New Testament gospels, written around 70 CE. This view is supported by evidence that the other gospels are based, directly (Matthew, Luke) or indirectly (John) on Mark. The Epistles of Paul would be older than the four gospels, although scholars do not believe that all the epistles attributed to Paul were actually written by him or even in his lifetime. The earliest of Paul's epistles could be 1 Thessalonians, which is possibly the oldest book in the New Testament.Perhaps even older than the Pauline epistles is the Epistle to the Hebrews. Some scholars believe that Hebrews could be the oldest book in the New Testament, because they say that the view of Christianity in Hebrews is more primitive than in other books of the New Testament.

Some say that the Epistle to the Hebrews is the oldest book in the New Testament. We do not know who the author was, although it was at one stage erroneously attributed to St. Paul. The author spoke of Jesus as a High Priest in heaven, and does not seem to have known anything of the life of Jesus on earth.

Adam was 930 years old methuselah was 969 years old

The second oldest man in the Old Testament would presumably be Cain, the eldest son of Adam and Eve.

Some of the stores of the Old Testament date to about 5,000 years before the occurrences of the New Testament. Others are more recent, but still hundreds of years before the events of the New Testament. The Bible Christians use today was assembled about 300 AD. This would make the answer to the question about 5,300 years between the oldest parts of the old Testament and assembly of the New Testament with the Old Testament to make the Christian bible.

A:It is uncertain whether the "Songof Deborah" (Judges 5) is the ealiest material in the Old Testament, but it is certainly among the oldest.

The Books of the New Testament start about in the middle of your Bible (If you have an Old Testament/New Testament Bible) and is labeled "NEW TESTAMENT".

Nope. The Septuigent (The first five books of the Hebrew Bible) are the oldest Bible manuscripts. "Let him without sin..." is from the New Testament and was written more recently than the Old Testament Books.

The New Testament. All gospels are in the New Testament.

The oldest man in the old testament and the whole Bible was, Methuselah.

It is called the New Testament because it was written after the Old Testament and tells of the new "testament" which means covenant or agreement between God and man. The old testament or covenant with Moses was fulfilled in Christ and this is the story of the New testament.

Arranged from the new testament and the old testament. Arranged from the new testament and the old testament.

There are prophecies in the old testament fulfilled in the new testament.

In short, the old testament is the new testament concealed, the new is the old revealed. The old testament is before the human birth of Jesus, the new is during and after.

The Bible is comprised of the Old Testament and the New Testament. The New Testament is part of the Bible. The Bible is made up of 66 books: 39 in the Old Testament and 27 In the New Testament.

There are several kings in the New Testament, you should clarify what you are looking for (by adding a name or the person or an epithet or the people ruled over) and resubmitting the question.

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the old testament was first written in greek and the new testament in Hebrew

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