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The complete book of Bible basics

Author: Mark D Taylor
Publisher: Wheaton, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, ©2005.
Series: Complete book (Wheaton, Ill.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to the Bible features information on more than 1,200 key people, places, events, and facts about the Bible and the church, including a quick synopsis of every book, introductions to the major characters of the Old and New Testaments, a time line showing the complete history of the Christian church, explanations of key words and phrases from scripture, accompanying maps, and more.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark D Taylor
ISBN: 1414301693 9781414301693 0842386416 9780842386418 0842385304 9780842385305
OCLC Number: 57641286
Notes: Originally published: The complete book of Bible literacy. Wheaton, Ill. : Tyndale, ©1992.
Includes index.
Description: ix, 390 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction: the Bible --
A brief summary of each book of the Bible --
Best-known English translations --
The writing and transmission of the Bible --
Bible study tools --
Quotations from the Bible --
Familiar quotations --
Each of the Ten commandments --
The Beatitudes --
The Lord's prayer --
Surprising quotations and common misquotations --
Key events in the Old Testament --
A list of key events in chronological order --
People and events in the Old Testament --
Who's who and what's what --
Heroes and villains, kings and queens --
Prophets, patriarchs, and matriarchs --
Nations and cities --
Rivers, mountains, seas --
Religious and cultural terms --
Great Bible stories --
Important events in the history of Israel --
Key events in the New Testament --
A list of key events in chronological order --
People and events in the New Testament --
Who's who and what's what --
All of Jesus' disciples --
Saints and sinners, kings and emperors --
People who knew Jesus --
People in the early church --
Terms associated with Jesus' life --
Miracles and parables of Jesus --
Church history --
Who's who in church history --
Important events in church history --
Major American denominations --
Popes and kings --
Church life and theology --
Simple definitions of important theological terms --
Important Protestant doctrines --
Important Roman Catholic doctrines --
Liturgical terms and the church year --
The Apostles' creed and the Nicene creed --
Offices in the church --
Ordinances and sacraments --
Names for God found in the Bible --
Key terms from the book of Revelation --
The Bible and Christianity in the fine arts --
Artists, musicians, authors --
Popular hymns and Gospel songs --
Religious architecture --
Great works of religious art --
How to become more biblically literate.
Series Title: Complete book (Wheaton, Ill.)
Other Titles: Complete book of Bible literacy
Bible basics
Responsibility: Mark D. Taylor.
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An introduction to the Bible features information on more than 1,200 key people, places, events, and facts about the Bible and the church, including a quick synopsis of every book, introductions to the major characters of the Old and New Testaments, a time line showing the complete history of the Christian church, explanations of key words and phrases from scripture, accompanying maps, and more.

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