The Old Testament is the whole first part of the Bible that includes the time before Jesus came to earth, beginning with God creating the world. The New Testament is the rest of the Bible that includes Jesus’ time on earth, his life and death, and the beginning of Christianity – how it grew in the early years. It begins with Jesus coming to earth as a baby, and being born in Bethlehem…you probably know that story from Christmas. 🙂
How do we know any of the Bible is even TRUE?
“The Bible actually has an astonishing track record when it comes to historical reliability. Throughout the last 150 years, the modern science of archaeology has only confirmed—not denied—what we read in Scripture.” Read more here, it’s fascinating! (Scroll down a little over half-way for that part.)
Also, if you need more evidence…
You have to see this movie: The Case for Christ.
And read this book: The Case for Christ.