What do you make of the difficult areas in the Biblethose puzzling passages that make you stop and scratch your head? The seeming contradictions and inconsistencies of Scripture actually have sound explanations. But unless youre a Bible scholar, you probably dont know about them.
Thats why you need the New International Encyclopedia of Bible Difficulties. It gives you informed answers to your most troublesome questions. Some of the solutions seem obviousafter youve read them. But most include an eye-opening look at linguistic, cultural, numerical, relational, and other considerations of which most Bible readers are unaware.
Referencing both the New International Version and the New American Standard Bible, this helpful resource makes scholarly insights accessible to everyone. Whether youre a student, pastor, everyday Bible-lover, or even a skeptic, the New International Encyclopedia of Bible Difficulties will show you why the Bible is believable and dependable, with a message you can live by. Zondervans Understand the Bible Reference Series This six-volume series supplies users of todays most popular modern Bible translation, the New International Version, with scholarly, economical, and uncompromisingly evangelical study tools. It includes the New International Bible Commentary, New International Bible Dictionary, New International Bible Concordance, and New International Encyclopedia of Bible Words, New International Encyclopedia of Bible Difficulties, and the New International Encyclopedia of Bible Characters.
Good at many points, but occasionally a little too pat, or confident, in its explanations. Valuable, but remember that God's Word ultimately needs no defense. Read morePublished 18 days ago by D. Bayly
I would have liked it better if it was much longer; however, the discussions provided were lucid, accurate and comprehensible. Dr. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Gary Parker
Amazing, intelligent, easy to read, nice to have someone actually answer some questions.
Don't just wonder, find out, learn, be informed by one of the greatest scholars.
This book is a bit misleading because it does not answer any difficult questions about the bible and belief, but rather, address self made questions regarding conflicts in the... Read morePublished 9 months ago by lawjho
This book is a great example of how someone really smart can write something really dumb. It is a masterwork of hermeneutical gymnastics. Read morePublished 12 months ago by lifestooshort