Zondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary

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James Dixon Douglas, Merrill Chapin Tenney, Moisés Silva
Zondervan, 2011 - Religion - 1571 pages
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The Zondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary provides a visually stimulating journey for anyone interested in learning more about the world of the Bible. Through the articles, sidebars, charts, maps, and full-color images included in this volume, the text of the Old and New Testaments will come alive for you as never before. As a condensation of the Zondervan Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Bible, the information contained within this reference work is solid and biblically sound. The material is based completely on the NIV and cross-referenced to the King James Version, and it contains over 7,200 entries, 500 four-color photographs, charts, and illustrations, 75 four-color maps, and a Scripture index ... making this wonderful Bible study resource a must-have whether you're a general reader of the Bible, a pastor, or a student.
  

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Wanted the 2011 updated Version.

User Review  - Pastor Marc - Christianbook.com

Prior I had purchased the 2003 edition of Holmans Bible Dictionary and am very happy with it's presentation and contents. However, I wanted the updated timelines and references, so I added the ... Read full review

Excellent condensation of the 5 volume set.

User Review  - smokeybear - Christianbook.com

Have owned the 5 volume version for many years. This was bought for a friend who teaches adult Sunday School. We both think it covers all the main subjects without so much of the theological wrangling ... Read full review

Contents

The book begins with a general indictment of various nations Amos 12
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they repented of their idolatry and following
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turesque marked by striking illustrations taken
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foretold
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prosperity
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About the author (2011)

J. D. Douglas was the revising editor of The New International Dictionary of the Bible and editor of The New Bible Dictionary. He was editor-at-large for Christianity Today.

Merrill C. Tenney was professor of theological studies and dean of the Graduate school of Theology at Wheaton College, where he taught from 1944 to 1982. In addition to teaching New Testament and Greek, he was the general editor of the Zondervan Pictorial Bible Dictionary, served on the original translation team for the New American Standard Bible, and wrote several books. Tenney was an advocate of fundamentalism and a second president of the Evangelical Theological Society. He was born in Massachusetts and received his education from Nyack Missionary Training Institute, Gordon College of Theology and Missions, Boston University, and Harvard University. He and his wife Helen and two sons.

Moises Silva taught biblical studies at Westmont College, Westminster Theological Seminary, and Gordon-Conwell Seminary. He is the author or coauthor of eight books and the revising editor of the Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible.

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