Understanding the Bible

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Baker Books, 2001 - Religion - 168 pages
Renowned author and preacher John Stott offers an excellent reference for students and lay readers struggling to make sense of the Bible. This broad introduction lays the foundation for understanding the Bible by combining elements of Old and New Testament survey, biblical backgrounds, basic theology, and an excellent chapter on Scripture interpretation.The attractive layout of Understanding the Bible includes full-color photographs and maps, callout sections, and other instructional features that present insight into how the Bible fits together and further enhance the book’s readability. Stott’s understandable teaching style will be welcomed by those looking for an accessible overview of the entire Bible.

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About the author (2001)

John Stott (1921-2011) was an internationally acclaimed London-based preacher and scholar. His many works include Basic Christianity, What Christ Thinks of the Church, and Through the Bible, Through the Year.

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