20 Surprising Bible Facts That Are Not For Everyone

11Satan and God

According to the stories in the Bible, God killed a minimum of 2,400,000 people, while Satan killed only about 10.


12King David

King David from the Bible offered 200 foreskins for his wife's hand in marriage.


13Slave Bible

Slave Bible is an abridged version of the bible made for slaves, in which the enslaved Israelites never left Egypt and lines that condemn slave owners were removed.


14New Jerusalem

In the Bible, The New Testament mentions that from Heaven will descend an enormous city named New Jerusalem made of "pure gold, like clear glass" and gives its specific dimensions, 1.9 million square miles. If rested on the Earth, its ceiling would be inside the exosphere.


15Lucifer

Satan was never named "Lucifer." The only use of the word Lucifer in the Bible was by Isaiah, who was referring to the fall of Babylon, not Satan.


16Three magi

Nowhere in the Bible does it say that exactly three magi came to visit the baby Jesus, nor that they were kings, or rode on camels, or that their names were Casper, Melchior, and Balthazar.


17Shoplifting

The most shoplifted book in the world is the Bible.


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18Jefferson Bible

Thomas Jefferson made his own Bible out of scrapes from the New Testament in order to focus on the moral teachings of Jesus of Nazareth instead of impossibilities like the miracles and resurrection.


19Warrior-king

There is a 9th century Germanic 'Bible' which presents Jesus as a warrior-king.


20Mary Magdalene

Nowhere in the Bible does it say that Mary Magdalene was a prostitute or even overtly sexual.

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