Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
Hendrickson Publishers Marketing, LLC, 1989 - Religion - 1008 pages
Complete, trustworthy, and portable, "Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible "is an indispensable reference for all readers of the Bible. For nearly a century, lay people and scholars alike have valued both the authoritative contents and the convenient format of this one-volume work.
Here are just a few reasons "Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible" has generally been considered the best single-volume Bible dictionary:
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This dictionary is concise in all it's theologial information; however most of the definitions I needed were not avaliable. It will however be useful for other uses I may have need of. The Print is ideal for me. Read full review
This volume is a dated source and some of the theology is less than conservative. The e-book edition (which I have) is not very useful. The person who scanned the pages did not go back and correct the page definitions and there are many spelling mistakes, some of which it is hard to discipher.