Wisdom and Promise Study Bible

Wisdom and Promise Study Bible

by Robert P. Holland

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The Bible is a composition of several covenants or agreements which the Lord initiated with Adam, Noah, Abraham, Moses (Old Covenant), David, and Christians (New Covenant). Therefore, since the Bible is a Book of covenants in order to understand the message of the Bible, it is necessary to understand the covenants.

Covenants contain four categories: Wisdom--Promise and Foolishness--Curse. The Wisdom and Promise Study Bible illustrates by the technique of color coding the contrast between Wisdom and Foolishness and the relationship between Wisdom--Promise and Foolishness--Curse.

As you read The Wisdom and Promise Study Bible, instead of seeing black letters on white back ground, you will see green, red, blue, and plumb words, phrases, sentences, and paragraphs identifying Wisdom--Promise and Foolishness--Curse. You will probably be as surprised as I was at how much of the Bible is made up of the four categories. You can see this in the following ways:
•Exhorting the people to obey the commandments and receive the promises
•Warning the people against disobeying the commandments and receiving the curses
•Commentary on the people who obeyed the commandments and received the promises
•Commentary on people who disobeyed the commandments and received the curses

The Wisdom and Promise Study Bible will also help you search for wisdom as for hidden treasure, maintain the proper balance between wisdom and promises, always associate faith with faithfulness, choose the way of wisdom and life, avoid the way of foolishness and death, delight yourself in the Lord (Isa. 58:13, 14), and receive the desires of your heart (Ps. 37:4)--continual fellowship with God our Father and Lord Jesus Christ (John 14:15-18, 21, 23).

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014352826
Publisher: Robert P. Holland
Publication date: 05/26/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 35,269
File size: 9 MB

About the Author

Robert P. Holland completed a Master of Divinity from MTSO, a bachelor's degree from Marietta College, and is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God. He served as senior pastor from 1965 until 2002 and since then as associate pastor. He is a faculty member of the Appalachian District School of Ministry (AD-SOM), teaching the Pentateuch, Romans, Eschatology, and Psalms. The Wisdom and Promise Study Bible is Robert’s third book. His first book, Some Understand 1 + 6 = 7, was published in October, 2010, and his second book The Chosen Fast and Prayer was published in March of 2012. He and his wife Dolly, also an ordained minister, have been married fifty-seven years, and have two married daughters, three grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. Robert and Dolly enjoy practicing the Chosen Fast and living on their wildlife refuge,

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