The Baker Illustrated Guide to the Bible: A Book-by-Book Companion

The Baker Illustrated Guide to the Bible: A Book-by-Book Companion

by J. Daniel Hays, J. Scott Duvall

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Overview

A Clear and Reliable Guide to Each Book of the Bible

The Baker Illustrated Guide to the Bible provides a clear, reliable, and attractive resource to enhance personal Bible study. With a chapter for each book of the Bible, the guide presents the book's central teaching, setting, message, interesting features, and a key memory verse. In addition, each biblical book is placed in the context of Scripture as a whole, allowing readers to understand God's unfolding plan from Genesis to Revelation.

With beautiful, full-color photos, maps, and illustrations, this book-by-book companion to the Bible is perfect for Sunday school teachers, students, and everyday Christians who will find it quickly becomes the first place they go before beginning a book of the Bible.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780801015458
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 09/13/2016
Edition description: Illustrate
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 809,651
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

J. Daniel Hays (PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is dean of the School of Christian Studies and professor of biblical studies at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. He is the author or coauthor of many articles and books, including Grasping God's Word, The Baker Illustrated Bible Handbook, and Jeremiah and Lamentations in the Teach the Text Commentary Series.

J. Scott Duvall (PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is professor of New Testament and J. C. and Mae Fuller Chair of Biblical Studies at Ouachita Baptist University. He is the author or coauthor of many articles and books, including The Baker Illustrated Bible Handbook and Revelation in the Teach the Text Commentary Series.

Table of Contents

What Is the Bible About? 7

How Is the Bible Organized? 9

Part 1 The Old Testament

The Old Testament: An Overview 11

Old Testament Time Line 13

Old Testament Maps 17

The Old Testament Book by Book 21

Old Testament Messianic Prophecies 94

Between the Testaments 96

Part 2 The New Testament

The New Testament: An Overview 98

New Testament Time Line 100

New Testament Maps 103

The New Testament Book by Book 107

The Parables of Jesus 160

The Miracles of Jesus 162

Dictionary of People in the Old Testament 165

Dictionary of People in the New Testament 169

Image Credits 173

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