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How the Bible Came to Be [Paperback]

By John Barton (Author)
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In a clear and concise way, John Barton explains the process of the development of the Bible. He describes how that which we now know as the Bible came to be written and collected into the authoritative scriptures of the Christian church. With a helpful glossary of important terms, this work is a valuable resource for personal or group Bible studies, beginning Bible students, and all readers who have questions about the origin and transmission of Holy Scripture.

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In a clear and concise way, John Barton describes the development of the Bible. He explains how the Bible came to be written and collected into the authoritative Scriptures of the Christian Church. Barton untangles the web of history and lets the reader appreciate the journey from spoken word to written word.

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Pages   100
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 7.9" Width: 5" Height: 0.3"
Weight:   0.3 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jun 1, 1998
ISBN  0664257852  
ISBN13  9780664257859  

Availability  138 units.
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More About John Barton

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! John Barton is Oriel and Laing Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture, University of Oxford, and Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford. He is the author of numerous books and articles on biblical texts, and is also the editor of The Cambridge Companion to Biblical Interpretation (1998) and (with John Muddiman) of The Oxford Bible Commentary (2001).

John Barton was born in 1948.

John Barton has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Cambridge Companions to Religion
  2. Old Testament Library
  3. Old Testament Theology
  4. Oxford Bible Commentary
  5. scm classics

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1Books > Subjects > Children > Religions > Christianity > Bible > Reference & Interpretation
2Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Bibles > Study Guides, History & Reference > General
3Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > Commentaries > General
4Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > Commentaries
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