Ethiopian Bible is the oldest and complete bible on earth : Ancient Origine

Ancient Origine
Published on June 3, 2016

Oldest Bible on earth - source Ancient origine
Written in Ge’ez an ancient dead language of Ethiopia it’s nearly 800 years older than the King James Version and contains 81-88 books compared to 66. It includes the Book of ENOCH, Esdras, Buruch and all 3 Books of MACCABEE, and a host of others that was excommunicated from the KJV.

World’s first illustrated Christian bible discovered at Ethiopian monastery

The world’s earliest illustrated Christian book has been saved by a British charity which located it at a remote Ethiopian monastery.

The incredible Garima Gospels are named after a monk who arrived in the African country in the fifth century and is said to have copied them out in just one day.

Beautifully illustrated, the colours are still vivid and thanks to the Ethiopian Heritage Fund have been conserved.

Abba Garima arrived from Constantinople in 494 AD and legend has it that he was able to copy the gospels in a day because God delayed the sun from setting.

Please read full story on Orthodox Christianity

Editor’s note :This post is updated June 30,2018 so as to link the story to as the initial link to “Ancient Origine” shows error page.

Join the conversation. Like borkena on Facebook and get Ethiopian News updates regularly. As well, you may get Ethiopia News by following us on twitter @zborkena

64 Responses to "Ethiopian Bible is the oldest and complete bible on earth : Ancient Origine"

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.