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Where did the Bible's chapters come from?


22nd November 2023

Stephen Langton stained glass window with transparent manuscript behind
A Paris Bible (Bible, French ca. 1250. The Metropolitan Mueseum of Art, X.418. Public Domain.)
Inside spread of a Paris Bible. Chapter divisions highlighted. (Bible, French ca. 1250-70. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1997.320. Public Domain)