How many books are there in the new testament bible canon – How much does it have?

How many does it have and are found? There are 27 books in the new testament bible in order. This is the complete list:

 

The gospels

  • Matthew gospel
  • Mark gospel
  • Luke gospel
  • John gospel

 

Acts

  • The book of acts

 

Pauline Epistles to local churches

  • Romans
  • 1 Corinthians
  • 2 Corinthians
  • Galatians
  • Ephesians
  • Philippians
  • Colossians
  • 1 Thessalonians
  • 2 Thessalonians

 

The pastoral epistles

  • 1 Timothy
  • 2 Timothy
  • Titus
  • Philemon

 

General Non Pauline epistles

  • Hebrews
  • James
  • 1 Peter
  • 2 Peter
  • 1 John
  • 2 John
  • 3 John
  • Jude
  • Revelation

 

Prophetic books

There are not any propethic books in the new testaments.

 

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Sources:

Pagels, Elaine, The Gnostic Gospels, New York: Vintage Books, 1979.
Nigg, Walter, The Heretics, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1962
Meyer, Melvin W., translator, The Secret Teachings of Jesus: The Four Gnostic Gospels, New York: Random House, 1984