The Scriptures

Writing and book info

Writing in Wide Usage

Approx. 3000 bc

Originated in Mesopotamia

First Alphabet

Approx. 1750 BC

Originated in Syria most likely.

The Collection of the Books of the Old Testament

400 bc

The Collection of the New Testament

50 ad - 100 ad

The Vatican Manuscript

350 ad

The Date the Vatican Manuscript was issued to the Vatican Library

1481

Possibly an original document

The old Testament

The New Testament

The Book of Mormon

The Pearl of Great Price

The Doctrine and Covenants

Other Religious Writings