Overview Of The Bible


 PRE-EXILIC 
(Before the Babylonian Exile of Judah)
 EXILIC
(During the Babylonian Exile of Judah)
 POST-EXILIC 
(After the Babylonian Exile of Judah)
 NEW TESTAMENT
 TORAH
(the Law, Moses, the Pentateuch)
Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Deuteronomy

HISTORICAL BOOKS
Joshua
Judges
Ruth
1 and 2 Samuel
1 and 2 Kings
1 and 2 Chronicles 

PROPHETIC BOOKS
(in parentheses is the kingdom to which prophesied)
Obadiah (Southern)
Joel (Southern)
Jonah (Northern)
Hosea (Northern)
Isaiah (Southern) 
Jeremiah (Southern)
Micah (Southern)
Nahum (Southern)
Zephaniah (Southern)
Habakkuk (Southern) 

POETRY AND WISDOM
Job 
Psalms
Proverbs 
Ecclesiastes
Song of Solomon 
 PROPHETIC BOOKS
Daniel
Ezekiel
Lamentations
 HISTORICAL BOOKS 
1 and 2 Chronicles (written)
Ezra
Nehemiah
Esther

PROPHETIC BOOKS 
Haggai
Zachariah
Malachi
 GOSPELS
Matthew
Mark
Luke
John


HISTORY
Acts

PAUL'S EPISTLES
Romans 
1 Corinthians
2  Corinthians 
Galatians
Ephesians
Colossians
1 and 2 Thessalonians
1 and 2 Timothy
Titus
Philemon

GENERAL EPISTLES
Hebrews
1 and 2 Peter
1, 2, and 3 John
Jude

PROPHECY
Revelation