The Story of Stories

The Story of Stories

by Karen Lee Thorp, Karen Lee-Thorp

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Overview

The Story of Stories by Karen Lee Thorp, Karen Lee-Thorp

Story of Stories is a narrative overview of the Bible. Karen Lee-Thorp retells the major stories of Scripture, drawing out the significance of often-overlooked subtleties and revealing how individual vignettes contribute to the Bible's overarching story of redemption.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780891096702
Publisher: NavPress Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/1995
Edition description: REV
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.02(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Karen Lee-Thorp was a senior editor at NavPress for many years and series editor for the LifeChange Bible study series. She is now a freelance writer living in Brea, California, with her husband, Greg Herr, and their daughters, Megan and Marissa.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Why I Want to Tell You This Story
1.Beginnings Genesis 1—3
2. The Spread of Corruption Genesis 5—11
3. God Chooses a Family Genesis 11:10—50:26
4. Liberation Exodus 1:1—15:21
5. A Treaty with Yahweh Exodus 15:22—23:33
6. A Court for the King Exodus 24:1—40:38
7. A Generation Lost Leviticus; Numbers; Deuteronomy
8. March to the Promised Land Numbers; Deuteronomy
9. A Taste of Conquest and Defeat Joshua; Judges
10. A Tale of Two Kings Ruth; 1 Samuel; Psalms 18 and 22
11. David's Glory and Shame
2 Samuel; 1 Chronicles; Psalms 32 and 51
12. Two Kinds of Wisdom
1 Kings 1—14; 2 Chronicles 1—12; Job; Proverbs; Ecclesiastes; Song of Songs
13. Power Encounters
1 Kings 15—2 Kings 12; 2 Chronicles 13—24
14. Enforcing the Covenant
2 Kings 13—17; Amos; Hosea; Jonah
15. Meanwhile Down South
2 Kings 15—16; 2 Chronicles 26—28; Isaiah 1—11; Joel; Micah
16. Judah Seals Her Fate
2 Kings 18:1—21:18; 2 Chronicles 29:1—33:20; Isaiah 13—66
17. Strolling Toward Disaster
2 Kings 21:19—23:27; 2 Chronicles 33:21—36:8; Jeremiah 7—20; 26; Nahum; Habakkuk; Zephaniah
18. Babylon's Triumph
2 Kings 24:1—25:30; 2 Chronicles 36:9-23; Jeremiah 21—25; 27—52; Lamentations; Obadiah
19. A Prophet in Exile Ezekiel
20. Ambassador to a Pagan Court
1 and 2 Kings; Daniel
21. Return to Jerusalem Ezra 1—6; Haggai; Zechariah
22. Looking Toward the Future Ezra 4:6-23; 7:1—10:44; Nehemiah; Esther; Malachi
23. The Silent Years
24. The Silence Breaks Matthew 1:1—4:11; Mark 1:1-13; Luke 1:1—4:13; John 1:1-51
25. The Kingdom Matthew 4:12—20:34; Mark 1:14—10:52; Luke 4:14—18:43; John 2:1—10:42
26. Jerusalem's Last Chance Matthew 21:1—26:56; Mark 11:1—14:52; Luke 19:1—22:53; John 11:1—18:11
27. The Death of Death Matthew 26:57—28:20, Mark 14:53—16:20, Luke 22:54—24:53, John 18:12—21:25
28. A Movement Explodes Acts 1:1—8:40; 9:32—11:30
29. The Adventures of Paul Acts 9:1-31; 12:1—14:27
30. Breaking the Culture Barrier Acts 15:1—16:5; Galatians
31. Strategic Bases Acts 16:6—19:41; 1 and 2 Thessalonians
32. Crisis in Corinth Acts 20:1-3; 1 and 2 Corinthians
33. Paul's Manifesto Romans
34. Paul in Prison Acts 20:4-28:31; Philippians; Colossians; Philemon; Ephesians
35. Farewells
1 and 2 Timothy; Titus
36. International Mail Hebrews; James; 1 and 2 Peter; Jude; 1, 2, and 3 John
37. The View from Heaven Revelation Timeline Map: The Middle East, 2000—100 BC Map: Palestine, 2000—100 BC Map: The Roman Empire Map: Palestine Under the Romans Map: The Middle East Today Index

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