THE BAKER ILLUSTRATED BIBLE HANDBOOK
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Title: The Baker Illustrated Bible Handbook
Publisher: Baker Pub Group/Baker Books
Publication Date: 2011
Book Condition: GOOD
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Synopsis:One of the keys to enjoying an in-depth and rewarding experience of reading the Bible is recapturing the ancient world–its cultures, customs, and histories. With this innovative guide, readers can enrich their study with fascinating insights into the Bible and the world in which it was written.
The Baker Illustrated Bible Handbook offers the most up-to-date evangelical biblical scholarship in a format that is readable and easy to understand. This book-by-book guide brings the Bible to life with more than 1,100 full-color pages packed with illustrations, maps, and photos, and 112 in-depth articles on a wide range of topics important to students of the Bible. Readers will discover how each part of the Bible fits into and informs every other part, giving them a cohesive understanding of God’s Word.
No reference collection will be complete without this incredible new handbook to the Bible.
From the Back Cover: Bring the Bible to Life
One of the keys to grasping God’s Word is understanding how the message of each book fits into God’s unfolding plan. This innovative, fully illustrated handbook will enrich your Bible reading with fascinating insights into the Scriptures and the world in which they were written.
The Baker Illustrated Bible Handbook offers the most up-to-date evangelical biblical scholarship in a format that is colorful, informative, and easy to understand. This book-by-book guide brings the Bible to life with more than
1,100 full-color pages
500 color photos and illustrations
80 maps and charts
100 articles by leading evangelical scholars
You will discover how each part of the Bible reveals God’s overarching purposes, giving you a clearer understanding of God’s Word from Genesis to Revelation. And you’ll learn how to more effectively interpret the Bible and apply it to your life.
J. Daniel Hays (PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is dean of the Pruet School of Christian Studies and professor of biblical studies at Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, Arkansas. He is the author or coauthor of many articles and books, including Grasping God’s Word, From Every People and Nation, and The Message of the Prophets.
J. Scott Duvall (PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is chair of the Department of Biblical Studies and J. C. and Mae Fuller Professor of Biblical Studies at Ouachita Baptist University. He is also co-pastor at Fellowship Church, Arkadelphia, Arkansas. He is the author or coauthor of many articles and books, including Grasping God’s Word and Experiencing God’s Story.
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