The Open Bible, New King James Version by Thomas Nelson

By Thomas Nelson

Are you prepared for an extreme and contemplative learn of the notice? The NKJV Open Bible, vintage variation is designed for the hungry reader. This Bible is full of impressive research aids together with complete ebook introductions and descriptions, 64-page concordance, Read-Along references and translation notes, and the vintage Biblical Cyclopedic Index protecting over 8,000 textual entries. The NKJV Open Bible, vintage version additionally contains a Seven-step strategy on tips on how to examine the Bible, a visible Survey of the Bible, The Christian's consultant to New existence and the best Archeological Discoveries of the Bible. This amazing bible comes in hardcover, bonded leather-based and actual leather-based with colour offerings of black, burgundy and tan.

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The serpent's promise : the Bible retold as science by Steve Jones

By Steve Jones

Revisits Bible tales as visible during the lens of recent technological know-how, trying to make certain if people are quite descended from Adam and Eve and if Noah's nice flood used to be truly a illustration of the tip of the Ice Age.

summary: Revisits Bible tales as obvious during the lens of contemporary technological know-how, trying to ensure if people are rather descended from Adam and Eve and if Noah's nice flood was once truly a illustration of the top of the Ice Age

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The King James Version at 400: Assessing Its Genius as Bible by David G. Burke, John F. Kutsko, Philip H. Towner

By David G. Burke, John F. Kutsko, Philip H. Towner

During this choice of essays, thirty students from diversified disciplines supply their specified views at the genius of the King James model, a translation whose four-hundredth anniversary used to be lately celebrated through the English-speaking international. whereas warding off nostalgia and hagiography, every one writer sincerely appreciates the huge, formative position the KJV has had on non secular and civil lifestyles on either side of the Atlantic (and past) in addition to at the English language itself. partly 1 the essayists examine the KJV in its ancient contexts the politics and fast language development of the period, the rising printing and trip industries, and how girls are depicted within the textual content (and later feminist responses to such depictions). half 2 takes a more in-depth examine the KJV as a translation and the robust precedents it set for all translations to stick to, with the essayists exploring the translators rules and strategies (with shut examinations of Bancroft s principles and the Prefaces), assessing later revisions of the textual content, and reviewing the interpretation s effect at the English language, textual feedback, and the perform of translation in Jewish and chinese language contexts. half three seems on the a number of methods the KJV has impacted the English language and literature, the perform of faith (including in the African American and jap Orthodox churches), and the wider tradition. The individuals are Robert adjust, C. Clifton Black, David G. Burke, Richard A. Burridge, David J. A. Clines, Simon Crisp, David J. Davis, James D. G. Dunn, Lori Anne Ferrell, Leonard J. Greenspoon, Robin Griffith-Jones, Malcolm Guite, Andrew E. Hill, John F. Kutsko, Seth Lerer, Barbara okay. Lewalski, Jacobus A. Naudé, David Norton, Jon Pahl, Kuo-Wei Peng, Deborah W. Rooke, Rodney Sadler Jr., Katharine Doob Sakenfeld, Harold Scanlin, Naomi Seidman, Christopher Southgate, R. S. Sugirtharajah, Joan Taylor, Graham Tomlin, Philip H. Towner, David Trobisch, and N. T. Wright.

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Complete Who's Who in the Bible, The by Paul Douglas Gardner

By Paul Douglas Gardner

Who is who's a very good source for research or excitement! It includes all people within the Bible and what's stated approximately them with the addresses of the verses. it truly is nice as a way to refresh your brain a couple of individual and their tale. we will research a lot from what they did or did not do! i've got given this booklet as a present to humans of every age they usually have additionally actually loved it!

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An Introduction to the Bible by J.W. Rogerson

By J.W. Rogerson

An informal reader enters a book shop trying to find a Bible. even though, now not all of the Bibles on exhibit have an identical contents! a few have extra books than others, a few are learn versions, a few use gender-free language. How did this turn up? This creation works again during the procedures in which the Bible used to be written, transmitted, copied and declared to be authoritative by means of numerous church buildings. the next subject matters are handled: what's the Bible?; How Biblical Writers Wrote; The Making of the previous testomony; The Making of the Apocrypha; The Making of the hot testomony; The Canon of the Bible; The research of the Bible; using the Bible in Social, ethical and Political Questions. This up-to-date variation takes account of advancements in scholarship because the e-book was once first released in 1999 via Penguin. J. W. Rogerson is Emeritus Professor of religious study on the college of Sheffield and a Canon Emeritus of Sheffield Cathedral. His many guides conceal the historic, geographical and social heritage to the outdated testomony, the heritage of biblical interpretation, and using the Bible in ethical, social, political and environmental matters. Contents: Preface to the Revised variation; Preface to the unique version; what's the Bible?; How Biblical Writers Wrote; The Making of the outdated testomony; The Making of the Apocrypha; The Making of the hot testomony; The Canon of the Bible; The learn of the Bible; using the Bible; word list; Abbreviations; Bibliography; Endnotes.

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New Readings in John: Literary and Theological Perspectives. by Johannes Nissen, Sigfred Pedersen

By Johannes Nissen, Sigfred Pedersen

This assortment via Scandinavian students bargains new reviews on classical and glossy difficulties on the subject of the Fourth Gospel. There are essays on John and the Synoptics, and on John and the Qumran Scrolls. different essays current new literary techniques reminiscent of the query of the 'implied reader', biblical imagery, and irony and sectarianism. principal theological concerns are mentioned, together with the matter of anti-Judaism, the translation of the dying of Jesus, the idea that of project, the relation among neighborhood and ethics, and the knowledge of God within the Johannine writings.

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Conspiracy: A Biblical View by Gary North

By Gary North

Dr. Gary North demanding situations a few of the conspiracy theories of either conservative and liberal teams within the US. in any case, the writer explains why all human conspiracies are doomed to failure within the mild of the excellent plan of Almighty God. He offers a distinct model of the conspiracy view of background, which makes it arguable even between conspiracy theorists.

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Old Testament Theology: Flowering and Future by Ben C. Ollenburger

By Ben C. Ollenburger

During this broadly revised and up to date variation of The Flowering of outdated testomony Theology, Professor Ollenburger presents support for starting theological scholars, who're often crushed by way of the proliferation of volumes facing previous testomony theology, to claim not anything of the range of ways utilized in those works. This textbook has been re-issued with a brand new identify, previous testomony Theology: Flowering and destiny, and is now divided into 5 handy sections--Part 1: The historical past, half 2: previous testomony Theology's Renaissance: Walther Eichrodt via Gerhard von Rad, half three: enlargement and diversity: among Gerhard von Rad and Brevard Childs, half four: From Brevard Childs to a brand new Pluralism, and half five: Contexts, views, and Proposals.

Selected essays contain key theological statements of Otto Eissfeldt, Walther Eichrodt, Theodorus C. Vriezen, George E. Wright, Gerhard von Rad, Walther Zimmerli, John L. McKenzie, Ronald E. Clements, Walter C. Kaiser Jr., Samuel L. Terrien, Claus Westermann, Brevard S. Childs, Rolf Knierim, Horst D. Preuss, Walter Brueggemann, Paul R. condo, Bernhard W. Anderson, Erhard S. Gerstenberger, Hartmut Gese, Phyllis Trible, Jon D. Levenson, John H. Sailhamer, Gunther H. Wittenberg, James Barr, R. W. L. Moberly, and Mark G. Brett.

An appendix includes Johann P. Gabler's 1787 seminal essay on biblical theology. an intensive bibliography and indexes of experts and Scripture references finish the quantity.

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