The Bible from Scratch: The Old Testament for Beginners

The Bible from Scratch: The Old Testament for Beginners

by Donald L. Griggs
     
 

Well-known educator Don Griggs has written an accessible, easy-to-understand overview of the Bible for adults who have—or fear they have—little or no Bible knowledge. In two volumes, one each for the Old and New Testaments, Griggs guides us through the Bible and introduces basic tools and skills for Bible study.

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Overview

Well-known educator Don Griggs has written an accessible, easy-to-understand overview of the Bible for adults who have—or fear they have—little or no Bible knowledge. In two volumes, one each for the Old and New Testaments, Griggs guides us through the Bible and introduces basic tools and skills for Bible study.

Donald L. Griggs' popular volumes The Bible from Scratch: The Old Testament for Beginners and The Bible from Scratch: The New Testament for Beginners present basic themes, histories, personalities, and meanings of the Bible. A leader's guide and participant section are included for each book, making each volume an excellent resource for group or individual study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664225766
Publisher:
Presbyterian Pub Corp
Publication date:
02/28/2002
Series:
The Bible From Scratch Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
135
Sales rank:
543,322
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Introductionvii
Part 1Participant's Guide1
1Introducing the Bible3
2The Books of the Law11
3The Narratives of Genesis20
4From Egypt to Canaan28
5From Joshua to Nehemiah38
6The Books of the Prophets50
7The Books of the Writings61
Part 2Leader's Guide73
Guidelines for Bible Study Leaders75
1Introducing the Bible80
2The Books of the Law85
3The Narratives of Genesis91
4From Egypt to Canaan99
5From Joshua to Nehemiah106
6The Books of the Prophets114
7The Books of the Writings123
Appendix132

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