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Bible Chapter Totals

Chapter Totals in the First Testament, Hebrew Bible, Apocrypha, and New Testament

The First Testament
History Prophets
Genesis 50 Isaiah 66
Exodus 40 Jeremiah 52
Leviticus 27 Lamentations 5
Numbers 36 Ezekiel 48
Deuteronomy 34 Daniel 12
Joshua 24 Hosea 14
Judges 21 Joel 3
Ruth 4 Amos 9
1 Samuel 31 Obadiah 1
2 Samuel 24 Jonah 4
1 Kings 22 Micah 7
2 Kings 25 Nahum 3
1 Chronicles 29 Habakkuk 3
2 Chronicles 36 Zephaniah 3
Ezra 10 Haggai 2
Nehemiah 13 Zechariah 14
Esther 10 Malachi 4
436 250
Writings Total 929
Job 42
Psalms 150 (History + Prophets= 686)
Proverbs 31 (Everything but Psalms=779)
Ecclesiastes 12
Song of Songs 8
243
The Hebrew Bible
TORAH KETHUVIM
1 Genesis 50 14 Psalms 150
2 Exodus 40 15 Job 42
3 Leviticus 27 16 Proverbs 31
4 Numbers 36 17 Ruth 4
5 Deuteronomy 34 18 Song of Songs 8
187 19 Ecclesiastes 12
20 Lamentations 5
NEVI’IM 21 Esther 10
Former Prophets (Nevi’im Rishonim) 22 Daniel 12
6 Joshua 24 23 Ezra- 10
7 Judges 21 Nehemiah 13
8 1 Samuel 31 24 1 Chronicles 29
2 Samuel 24 2 Chronicles 36
9 1 Kings 22 362
2 Kings 25
147 Total 929
Latter Prophets (Nevi’im Aharonim)
10 Isaiah 66
11 Jeremiah 52
12 Ezekiel 48
13 The Twelve
Hosea 14
Joel 3
Amos 9
Obadiah 1
Jonah 4
Micah 7
Nahum 3
Habakkuk 3
Zephaniah 3
Haggai 2
Zechariah 14
Malachi 4
233
Apocrypha New Testament
Tobit 14 Gospels and Acts
Judith 16 Matthew 28
Additions to Esther 16 Mark 16
Wisdom of Solomon 19 Luke 24
Sirach 51 John 21
Baruch 5 Acts 28
Letter of Jeremiah 1 117
Song of the Three 1
Susanna 1 Epistles/Writings
Bel and the Dragon 1 Romans 16
1 Maccabees 16 1 Corinthians 16
2 Maccabees 15 2 Corinthians 13
1 Esdras 9 Galatians 6
Prayer of Manasseh 1 Ephesians 6
Psalm 151 1 Philippians 4
3 Maccabees 7 Colossians 4
2 Esdras 16 1 Thessalonians 5
4 Maccabees 18 2 Thessalonians 3
Total 208 1 Timothy 6
2 Timothy 4
Titus 3
Philemon 1
Hebrew 13
James 5
1 Peter 5
2 Peter 3
1 John 5
2 John 1
3 John 1
Jude 1
Revelation 22
143

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