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Understanding Genesis
Understanding Genesis
Paperback      ISBN: 0805202536
"This book...is designed to make the Bible of Israel intelligible, relevant, and hopefully, inspiring to a sophisticated generation, possessed of intellectual curiosity and ethical sensitivity...It is based on the belief that the study of the Book of Books must constitute a mature intellectual challenge, an exposure to the expanding universe of scientific biblical scholarship...Far from presenting a threat to faith, a challenge to the intellect may reinforce faith and purify it."--from the Introduction
The Oxford Companion to the Bible
The Oxford Companion to the Bible
Hardcover      ISBN: 0195046455
Features interpretive articles on the Bible's impact on the Western world and its influence on literature, music, art, and law, as well as entries on each book of the Bible, the major figures, important events, and life in biblical times. 60,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo.
The Gnostic Gospels
The Gnostic Gospels
Paperback      ISBN: 0679724532
A study of the Gnostic texts, which describe the same people and events portrayed in the New Testament but from a different perspective, reveals why their suppression was essential to the development of the Christian church
Creation and Fall/Temptation: Two Biblical Studies
Creation and Fall/Temptation
Two Biblical Studies
Paperback      ISBN: 0684825872
One of the century's respected theologians reveals the elegant and meticulous analyses of two of the most important and least understood religious concepts--the fall from grace and the nature of evil. Reprint.
Josephus, the Essential Works: A Condensation of Jewish Antiquities and the Jewish War
Josephus, the Essential Works
A Condensation of Jewish Antiquities and the Jewish War
Hardcover      ISBN: 082543260x
(Updated, full-color edition) Jewish Antiquities and The Jewish War take on a brilliant new dimension in this revised edition of the award-winning translation and condensation. Now with color photographs, charts, and maps.
Early Biblical Interpretation
Early Biblical Interpretation
Paperback      ISBN: 0664250130
Discusses the history and diversity of early interpretation and the influence of Jewish traditions
Matthew 8-15
Matthew 8-15
Hardcover      ISBN: 0802407633
These study guides, part of a set from noted Bible scholar John MacArthur, take readers on a journey through biblical texts to discover what lies beneath the surface, focusing on meaning and context, and then reflecting on the explored passage or concept. With probing questions that guide the reader toward application, as well as ample space for journaling, The MacArthur Bible Studies are invaluable tools for Bible students of all ages. This work on Matthew 8-15 is part of a New Testament commentary series which has as its objective explaining and applying Scripture, focusing on the major doctrines and how they relate to the whole of the Bible.This New Testament commentary series reflects the objective of explaining and applying Scripture, focusing on the major doctrines and how they relate to the whole of Scripture. This volume is a study of chapters 8-15 of the book of Matthew.
The Remaking of Evangelical Theology
The Remaking of Evangelical Theology
Paperback      ISBN: 0664258034
Wisdom Distilled from the Daily: Living the Rule of St. Benedict Today
Wisdom Distilled from the Daily
Living the Rule of St. Benedict Today
Paperback      ISBN: 0060613998
Wise and enduring spiritual guidelines for everyday living –– as relevant today as when The Rule was originally conceived by St. Benedict in fifth century Rome.
The Book of God: The Bible As a Novel
The Book of God
The Bible As a Novel
Hardcover      ISBN: 0310200059
Retells the major stories of the Bible from Abraham and Moses to John the Baptist and Jesus