Chronology of the Old Testament

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New Leaf Publishing Group, Mar 1, 2005 - Religion - 300 pages

The Chronology of the Old Testamenthas one goal to accomplish: to demonstrate "that every chronological statement contained in the Sacred Writ is consistent with all other chronological statements contained therein." Author Floyd Nolen Jones carefully and thoroughly investigates that chronological and mathematical facts of the Old Testament, proving them to be accurate and reliable. This biblically sound, scholarly, and easy-to-understand book will enlighten and astound its readers with solutions and alternatives to many questions Bible scholars have had over the centuries.

Features:

  • Scriptural solutions to many biblical mathematical controversies
  • Sir Robert Anderson's calculation error corrected
  • The 483-year prophecy of Daniel 9:25 explained
  • A scriptural formula which biblically synchronizes the kingdoms of Judah and Israel
  • 48 charts, graphs, and diagrams included in text
  • Fully indexed with complete bibliography
  • Supports and updates James Ussher's Annals of the World

With reliable explanatory text, detailed charts, and diagrams, this book provides a systematic framework of the chronology of the Bible from Genesis through the life of Christ. No Bible scholar should be without this indispensable reference tool.

 

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Contents

Establishing the Correct Foundation
1
Chart One
21
Chart Two
47
Chart Three
49
Chart Four
71
Chart Five
105
Chart Six
259
Conclusion
263
Appendices
267
Bibliography
311
Index
319
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About the author (2005)

Following a 14-year professional career during which he held varying positions of responsibility as Paleontologist, Geophysicist, District Geophysicist, Geophysical Manager, and Regional Geophysicist with Texaco and Tenneco respectively, Dr. Floyd Nolen Jones was selected to attend Division Manager School shortly before resigning from his scientific vocation in 1974 to pursue Biblical studies.

Having attained a Ph.D. as well as a Th.D., Dr. Jones has garnered majors in the disciplines of Geology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Theology, and Education from six institutions of higher learning. A magna cum laude graduate and an ex-evolutionist, he also possesses a minor in Physics and is an ordained Minister (SBC).

Dr. Jones twice served as adjunct Professor at Continental Bible College in Brussels, Belgium. Having authored a definitive work on bible chronology, he has also written several books on textual criticism in defense of the traditional biblical text. He is currently engaged in ongoing Biblical research and the teaching of God's infallible Word. He and his wife, as well as his children and grandchildren, reside in Texas.

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