Halley's Bible Handbook with the New International Version - Deluxe Edition

Halley's Bible Handbook with the New International Version - Deluxe Edition

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by Henry H. Halley
     
 

Now in full color, the twenty-fifth edition of Halley’s Bible Handbook provides time-tested help for understanding the Bible---not just with the mind, but also with the heart. It includes a concise Bible commentary, important discoveries in archaeology, related historical data, church history, maps, and more.See more details below

Overview

Now in full color, the twenty-fifth edition of Halley’s Bible Handbook provides time-tested help for understanding the Bible---not just with the mind, but also with the heart. It includes a concise Bible commentary, important discoveries in archaeology, related historical data, church history, maps, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780310259947
Publisher:
Zondervan
Publication date:
10/01/2007
Edition description:
Deluxe
Pages:
1056
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.55(h) x 1.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents


Foreword     9
Sources     11
The Heart of the Bible
Note to the Reader     14
The Heart of the Bible     15
The Habit of Bible Reading     18
Going to Church As an Act of Worship     22
Notable Sayings About the Bible     23
Bible Backgrounds
What the Bible Is     27
How the Bible Is Organized     29
What the Bible Is About     33
The Main Thought of Each Bible Book     43
The Setting of the Bible     45
Why the Setting Is Important     45
The Ancient Near East     46
The World Powers of Biblical Times     47
Roads and Travel in Biblical Times     48
The Promised Land: Israel     51
The Holy City: Jerusalem     55
Writing, Books, and the Bible     65
The Old Testament
In the Beginning
Genesis 1 - 11     81
The Time of the Patriarchs
Genesis 12 - 50     103
The Exodus from Egypt
Exodus - Deuteronomy     127
The Conquest and Settlement of Canaan
Joshua - Ruth     175
The Monarchy: David, Solomon, and the Divided Kingdom
1 Samuel - 2 Chronicles     199
The Babylonian Exile and the Return from Exile
Ezra- Esther     267
Poetry and Wisdom
Job - Song of Songs     285
The Prophets
Isaiah - Malachi     335
The Messiah in the Old Testament     453
The 400 Years Between the Testaments     471
The New Testament
The Life of Jesus: An Overview     493
Was Jesus the Son of God?     505
What Was Jesus Like?     509
The 12 Disciples     513
The Four Gospels
A Harmony of the Gospels     520
Matthew - John     529
The Early Church
Acts - Jude     645
The Age to Come
Revelation     823
After the New Testament
A Brief History of the Western Church     893
A Brief History of the Holy Land and the Jews Since the Time of Christ     937
Reading and Studying the Bible
Reading Through the Bible     959
Basic Bible Study Tools     965
Prayers     977
Supplemental Materials
How We Got the Bible     987
How the Bible Books Came Together     987
How the Text of the Bible Was Preserved     992
Do We Have the "Original" Text of the Bible?     997
English Translations of the Bible     1000
The Apocrypha     1003
Rediscovering the Biblical Past     1009
The House of Herod     1019
Distance Charts     1021
Old Testament Cities     1021
New Testament Cities (The Gospels)     1022
New Testament Cities (Acts)     1023
Jewish Calendar     1025
A Memoir     1029
Index     1039

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