Oxford Bible Atlas

  • Filename: oxford-bible-atlas.
  • ISBN: 9780191623325
  • Release Date: 2009-04-16
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Author: Adrian Curtis
  • Publisher: OUP Oxford



This new edition of the Oxford Bible Atlas, now with full-colour maps and illustrations, has been thoroughly revised to bring it up to date with regard both to biblical scholarship and to archaeology and topography. The Atlas will help readers of the Bible understand the contexts in which its stories are set and to appreciate the world from which it emerged and which formed its background. Maps show the geographical setting of the Bible's stories and reflect the successive stages of the Bible's accounts, while specially chosen full-colour illustrations bring the countries and their peoples to life. The accompanying text describes the land of Palestine, and its wider ancient Near Eastern and east Mediterranean settings. It outlines clearly the successive historical periods, and describes the major civilizations with which Israelites, Jews, and early Christians came into contact. There is also an illustrated survey of the relevance of archaeology for the study of the Bible. The Atlas provides a superb guide to the geography of the Holy Land throughout biblical history, from the Exodus period through to New Testament times.

Oxford Bible Atlas

  • Filename: oxford-bible-atlas.
  • ISBN: 0191434523
  • Release Date: 1984
  • Number of pages: 144
  • Author: Herbert Gordon May
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press



Photographs accent maps and archaeological data pertaining to the Holy Land during biblical times

Biblica

  • Filename: biblica.
  • ISBN: 1845378849
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 575
  • Author: Barry J. Beitzel
  • Publisher: New Holland Publishers



The most authoritative and up-to-the-moment atlas of the Bible available today, Biblica brings to life the dramatic stories, charismatic people and intriguing locales of the Bible.It is arranged into eight parts such as: Geography and History of the Bible Lands, Genesis and the Patriarchal Period, The Judges, The Kings, The Prophets and the Righteous, The Conquest of the Kingdoms, The Life of Jesus of Nazareth and Spreading the Word.It includes information on the topography, geology, climate, vegetation and key physical features of the region.This title contains 125 original maps showing prominent locations, journeys, battles, kingdoms and empires discussed in the Bible. It also features informative family trees and tables. It incorporates the very latest archaeological findings and theological research.Written by an international team of writers, distinguished academics and Bible scholars and illustrated with more than 650 colour images (scenic photographs as well as paintings, drawings and sculptures from the world's leading art galleries, museums and collections), Biblica is an essential family resource.

The Oxford History of the Biblical World

  • Filename: the-oxford-history-of-the-biblical-world.
  • ISBN: 9780195139372
  • Release Date: 2001
  • Number of pages: 487
  • Author: Michael David Coogan
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA



Examines the history, art, architecture, languages, literatures, society, and religion of Biblical Israel and early Judaism and Christianity

The Lion Atlas of Bible History

  • Filename: the-lion-atlas-of-bible-history.
  • ISBN: 074595152X
  • Release Date: 2006
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Author: Paul Lawrence
  • Publisher: Lion Books



Taking a narrative approach, The Lion Atlas of Bible History is a rich resource for all those interested in the Bible's history, geography and archaeology. It traces the unfolding of the major events in the Old and New Testaments, from Abraham's wanderings in Canaan and Egypt through to Paul's missions and founding of new churches. Special features on subjects such as the peoples and languages of the Bible run throughout the book, helping to deepen the reader's understanding of geography, landscape, climate, culture and religion. The text is complemented by 97 specially- commissioned maps to help the reader understand the Bible narrative and provide background information. In addition there are over 150 colour photographs, 7 panoramic illustrations and 17 site plans, plus a range of battle plans and small artworks.

Eerdmans Commentary on the Bible

  • Filename: eerdmans-commentary-on-the-bible.
  • ISBN: 0802837115
  • Release Date: 2003-11-19
  • Number of pages: 1629
  • Author: James D. G. Dunn
  • Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing



Provides commentary on each book of the Bible and on such topics as biblical archaeology, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and the apocrypha of both the Old and New Testament.

The New Moody Atlas of the Bible

  • Filename: the-new-moody-atlas-of-the-bible.
  • ISBN: 9781575673721
  • Release Date: 2009-10-01
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Author: Barry J. Beitzel
  • Publisher: Moody Publishers



The Moody Atlas of Bible Lands integrates the geography of Bible lands with the teachings of the Bible. Its one hundred thousand words provide useful commentary for more than ninety detailed maps of Palestine, the Mediterranean, the Near East, the Sinai, and Turkey. Learn of God's protection and guidance by following Israel's forty-year sojourn in the wilderness. Appreciate the results of the Great Commission to 'teach all nations' by seeing the scope of Paul's three missionary journeys. Dr. Barry Beitzel has blended the topographical and historical in multi-colored maps that accurately reflect evangelical Christianity. Pages of timeless information aid in sermon preparation and in personal Bible study. The Moody Atlas of Bible Lands is an invaluable asset to Sunday school teachers and to seminary and Bible college students. Text and unique maps make this one of the most useful and accurate atlases available today.

The Oxford Study Bible Revised English Bible with Apocrypha

  • Filename: the-oxford-study-bible-revised-english-bible-with-apocrypha.
  • ISBN: 9780195290004
  • Release Date: 1992-03-12
  • Number of pages: 1860
  • Author: M. Jack Suggs
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press



This is the first one-volume resource to introduce readers to the Bible by providing a complete overview of the world of biblical history and scholarship, plus commentary on the text Indexable 1,824 pp.

Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible

  • Filename: eerdmans-dictionary-of-the-bible.
  • ISBN: 9053565035
  • Release Date: 2000-12-31
  • Number of pages: 1425
  • Author: David Noel Freedman
  • Publisher: Amsterdam University Press



The Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible gathers nearly 5,000 alphabetically ordered articles that thoroughly yet clearly explain all the books, persons, places, and significant terms found in the Bible. The Dictionary also explores the background of each biblical book and related writings and discusses cultural, natural, geographical, and literary phenomenae matters that Bible students at all levels may encounter in reading or discussion. Nearly 600 first-rate Bible authorities have contributed to the Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible. Intended as a tool for practical Bible use, this illustrated dictionary reflects recent archaeological discoveries and the breadth of current biblical scholarship, including insights from critical analysis of literary, historical, sociological, and other methodological issues. The editorial team has also incorporated articles that explore and interpret important focuses of biblical theology, text and transmission, Near Eastern archaeology, extrabiblical writings, and pertinent ecclesiastical traditions - all of which help make the Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible the most comprehensive and up-to-date one-volume Bible dictionary on the market today.

Israel in Egypt

  • Filename: israel-in-egypt.
  • ISBN: 9780199881017
  • Release Date: 1999-03-18
  • Number of pages: 280
  • Author: James K. Hoffmeier
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press



Scholars of the Hebrew Bible have in the last decade begun to question the historical accuracy of the Israelite sojourn in Egypt, as described in the book of Exodus. The reason for the rejection of the exodus tradition is said to be the lack of historical and archaeological evidence in Egypt. Those advancing these claims, however, are not specialists in the study of Egyptian history, culture, and archaeology. In this pioneering book, James Hoffmeier examines the most current Egyptological evidence and argues that it supports the biblical record concerning Israel in Egypt.

How to Read the New Testament

  • Filename: how-to-read-the-new-testament.
  • ISBN: 0334020565
  • Release Date: 1982
  • Number of pages: 128
  • Author: Etienne Charpentier
  • Publisher: Hymns Ancient and Modern Ltd



Bestselling illustrated introduction to the New Testament which enables readers to find their way around and come back for more.

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