In order to quickly find certain scripture in the Bible, it helps to have a basic knowledge of where each of the Books of
the Bible are located.  The names alone are oftentimes the easiest way to remember Old or New Testament.  Further,
I have found it helpful to break down each Testament into five sections.
On the contents page of my study Bible, I have bracketed these sections and noted the section titles.  Grab your Bible
and a pencil and give it a try! We all have certain ways we use our brains to memorize or recall things, and sometimes
Click here to read the Book of Revelation
Click here to read a summary of the Major Prophets
Click here to read a summary of the Minor Prophets
Click here to read a summary of New Testament History
Click here to read a summary of Revelation
Click here to read a summary of the Gospels
Click here to read a summary of the Pauline Epistles
Click here to read a summary of the General Epistles
Click here to read a summary of The Law
Click here to read a summary of Old Testament History
Click here to read a summary of the Five Poetical Books
B  i  b  l  e     B  o  o  k  c  a  s  e
Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Deuteronomy

Joshua
Judges
Ruth
1 Samuel
2 Samuel
1 Kings
2 Kings
1 Chronicles
2 Chroncles
Ezra
Nehemiah
Esther

Job
Psalms
Proverbs
Ecclesiastes
Song of Songs
Jeremiah
Lamentations
Exekiel
Daniel

Hosea
Joel
Amos
Obadiah
Jonah
Micah
Nahum
Habakkuk
Zephaniah
Haggai
Zechariah
Malachi
Matthew
Mark
Luke
John

Acts

Romans
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
Galatians
Ephesians
Philippians
Colossians
1 Thessalonians
2 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
2 Timothy
Titus
Philemon
Hebrews
James
1 Peter
2 Peter
1 John
2 John
3 John
Jude

Revelation
The Old Testament
39 Total Books; written mainly in Hebrew (with some Aramaic), approximately
1450 B.C. to 400 B.C. The first 5 books are called "The Law" or the Pentateuch
or the Torah, written by Moses approximately 1400-1450 B.C.
The New Testament  
27 Total Books; 21 being epistles (letters) with 14 being credited to Paul,
written in Greek, (not the Greek of classical writers; but as spoken by the Jews,
spoken by the Hellenists or Greek speaking Jews) approximately A.D. 45-100
5 Major Prophets
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major referring to
longer in length)
12 Minor Prophets
(
minor referring to
shorter in length)
5 Books of Law,
Torah, or The Five
Books of Moses
12 Historical Books
5 Poetical Books
4 Gospels
1 Historical Book
14 Letters from Paul,
also known as the
Pauline Epistles
7 General
Epistles
Prophecy
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Click on the gold nameplates on the bookshelf above to read a short summary of the books they include.  Copyright
laws prohibit me from reproducing on my site the Bible in it's entirety, but you may read every chapter and verse at
BibleGateway. I've included this link on each summary page for your convenience.
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