A Popular Guide Through the Old Testament

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By Mary Reed Newland


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This concise, clear, and fascinating "guided tour" of the Old Testament:

  • walks the reader through all the books of the Old Testament, highlighting the passages necessary to understand God's message.
  • explains the circumstances in which each book was composed and describes the contents.
  • shows maps of the Holy Land as it was configured in various centuries.
  • offers questions for personal or group reflection.
  • includes a complete key-word index with pronunciation guide.
  • invites readers to love more deeply the Bible and the God who is its source.
Product Details

Copyright: Jan. 1, 1999

Format: Paperback

Size: 6 x 9

Length: 280 pages

Item number: 5212

ISBN: 978-0-88489-544-2

ISBN-10: 0-88489-544-0

Customer Reviews

By Bernhard A. Asen, Department of Theological Studies, Saint Louis University

An illuminating book that provides readers with a guided tour through the history and literature of the Old Testament. . . . This book, along with the Bible, will provide anyone interested in the Old Testament with a brief, solid introduction to its history and literature.
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