Gospel.com Topics Feed - Canon 2007-10-04T16:59:36-05:00 GCI info@gospel.com /feeds/topics/canon/ How were the Books of the Bible chosen? http://biblica.com/bibles/about/7.php 2007-10-04T16:59:36-05:00 The 39 books of the Old Testament form the Bible of Judaism, while the Christian Bible includes those books and also the 27 books of the New Testament. This list of books included in the Bible is known as the canon.