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A general introduction to the Bible

Author: Norman L Geisler; William E Nix
Publisher: Chicago : Moody Press, ©1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Introductions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norman L Geisler; William E Nix
ISBN: 0802429157 9780802429155
OCLC Number: 440697
Description: 480 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part One: Inspiration of the Bible --
I. Structure and divisions of the Bible --
II. Definition of inspiration --
III. Several theories of inspiration and revelation --
IV. Scriptural claim for inspiration in general --
V. Specific claims of inspiration in the Old Testament --
VI. Supporting claims for the inspiration of the Old Testament --
VII. Specific claim of inspiration in the New Testament --
VIII. Supporting claims for the inspiration of the New Testament --
IX. Evidences for the inspiration of the Bible --
Part two: Canonization of the Bible --
X. Determination of canonicity --
XI. Discovery of canonicity --
XII. Development and history of the Old Testament canon --
XIII. The Old Testament Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha --
XIV. Development and history of the New Testament canon --
XV. The New Testament Apocrypha and pseudepigrapha --
Part three: Transmission of the Bible --
XVI. Languages of the Bible --
XVII. Writing materials --
XVIII. Manuscript transmission, preparation and preservation --
XIX. Old Testament manuscripts --
XX. New Testament manuscripts --
XXI. Papyri, ostraca, inscriptions and lectionaries --
XXII. Translations containing the Old Testament text --
XXIII. Translations containing both Old and New Testament texts --
XXIV. Latin versions of the Old and New Testament texts --
XXV. Patristic witnesses to the text of Scripture --
XXVI. Restoration of the Scripture text --
XXVII. Development of textual criticism --
XXVIII. The Bible in English --
XXIX. Modern English versions and translations of Scripture --
XXX. Modern speech versions and translations of Scripture.
Responsibility: Norman L. Geisler and William E. Nix ; foreword by Samuel J. Schultz.

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