The Big Four

An Overview of the Bible -The Big Four

Genesis - Exodus 20 ó The Old Test. is the foundation for the New Test. (Luke 24:27,32)

Genesis 1-11 : 4 major events: Creation, the Fall, the Flood, Babel

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Genesis 12-50 : 4 major people: Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph

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Exodus 1-20

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Matthew ó The link book to the Old Testament (see Matthew chapter 1)

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John ó Goes back to the beginning ( John 1:1-3)

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Romans ó Paulís clear and logical explanation about the gospel ( Romans 1:16-17)

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Why use the Big Four?

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Reprinted with permission of Mark Bogart