Item description for Exploring the Bible: A Guide to the Old and New Testaments by R. Laird Harris, Walter M. Dunnett & Samuel J. Schultz...
Overview Studying Scripture is a fascinating experience for all who desire to understand the workings of God. Still, there is much to take in, and from time to time we need a little help making sense of all the history, poetry, wisdom, prophecy, and various authors, let alone exactly what roles they all play in the grand biblical perspective. Exploring the Bible takes you on a bird's-eye-view journey through the Bible, nurturing spiritual growth and biblical knowledge with every page. Each chapter includes application activities and discussion questions, giving readers opportunity to deepen their knowledge and continue exploring their faith. You'll find that this easy-to-read survey of both the Old and New Testaments establishes a solid foundation for beginning to understand the God of the Bible and his dealings with man. Ideal for students, personal study, and Bible study leaders.
Studying Scripture is a fascinating experience for all whodesire to understand the workings of God. Still, there is much totake in, and from time to time we need a little help making senseof all the history, poetry, wisdom, prophecy, and various authors, let alone exactly what roles they all play in the grand biblicalperspective.
Exploring the Bible takes you on a journey with abird's-eye view through the Bible, nurturing spiritual growth andbiblical knowledge on every page. Each chapter includes applicationactivities and discussion questions, giving readers opportunity todeepen their knowledge and continue exploring their faith. You'llfind that this easy-to-read survey of both the Old and NewTestaments establishes a solid foundation for beginning tounderstand the God of the Bible and his dealings with man. Thisbook is ideally suited for students, personal study, andsmall-group leaders.
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Studio: Crossway Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.48" Width: 5.76" Height: 1.16" Weight: 1.1 lbs.
Release Date Feb 16, 2007
Publisher GOOD NEWS PUBLISHING #65
ISBN 1581348649 ISBN13 9781581348644
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More About R. Laird Harris, Walter M. Dunnett & Samuel J. Schultz
R. LAIRD HARRIS (1911-2008) (B.S., University of Delaware; M.A., University of Pennsylvania; Th.B. and Th.M., Westminster Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Dropsie University) served as Professor of Old Testament at Covenant Theological Seminary. Widely known and respected for his biblical scholarship, he completed significant work in the study of theology and science, particularly dealing with creation and evolution. Dr. Harris served as chairman of the Committee on Bible Translation which produced the New International Version. He is co-author of "Theological Wordbook of the Old Testament," and is the author of "The Inspiration and Canonicity of the Bible, Introductory Hebrew Grammar, " and "Man: God's Eternal Creation. " GLEASON L. ARCHER, JR. (1916-2004), (B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; B.D., Princeton Theological Seminary; L.L.B., Suffolk Law School) was a biblical scholar, theologian, educator, and author. He authored numerous books, including "In the Shadow of the Cross, The Epistle to the Hebrews: A Study Manual, and Survey of Old Testament Introduction." His instrumental work in the preparation of the Old Testament portion of the New American Standard Bible has gained wide acclaim and positioned him as a world-renowned scholar. BRUCE WALTKE (B.A., Houghton College; Th.M. and Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Harvard University) is a preeminent Old Testament scholar. His teaching appointments at Dallas Theological Seminary, Regent College, Knox Theological Seminary, and Reformed Theological Seminary Orlando, have earned him a reputation as a master teacher with a pastoral heart. Among his many books are "Genesis: A Commentary" and "An Old Testament Theology," both of which were awarded the Gold Medallion Book Award in Biblical reference works and commentaries by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. An autobiography of Bruce can be found in "Why I (Still) Believe," Byron and Lohr, eds. (Zondervan, 2015).
R. Laird Harris lived in Lancaster, in the state of Pennsylvania. R. Laird Harris was born in 1911 and died in 2008.