Read some enthralling fast facts about 'Religion'
Read some enthralling fast facts about 'Religion'

* About 50 Bibles are sold every minute. It is the world’s best-selling book and 1 billion copies of Bibles have been sold.

* Christianity is the world’s most widespread religion (2.1 billion Christians).

* There are about 34,000 Christian denominations in the world.

* The Bible was written in three languages i. e., Hebrew, Aramaic, and Koine Greek.

* The Slavonic Orthodox Church has twice as many adherents as the Baptist Church.

* The 12 disciples were not allowed to carry food, money, or extra clothing.

* John was the only actuated who witnessed the crucifixion of Jesus.

* There are more than 10,000 distinct religious groups in the world.

* Dogs are mentioned 14 times in the Bible, and lions 55 times, but domestic cats are not mentioned in Bible.

* The Bible is the world’s most shoplifted book.

* The oldest almost-complete manuscript of the Bible still existing is the Codex Vaticanus, dating from the first half of the 4th century, now held in the Vatican library.

* The word “Christian” appears only three times in the Bible: Acts 11:26; 26:28; 1 Peter 4:16.

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