Understanding Your Bible in 15 Minutes a Day and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Buy Used
$5.69
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
Used: Like New | Details
Sold by iOverstocks
Condition: Used: Like New
Add to Cart
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Understanding Your Bible in 15 Minutes a Day Paperback – February 1, 2012


See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Paperback
"Please retry"
$1.27 $2.73

NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Product Details

  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Bethany House Publishers (February 1, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0764209620
  • ISBN-13: 978-0764209628
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.6 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 7.2 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #489,892 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Editorial Reviews

From the Back Cover

A Clear and Friendly Guide to the Bible--That Fits Your Busy Life

The Bible can feel overwhelming at times. What parts should you read first? How can you understand it? What does it mean for your life? Meanwhile, most books about the Bible are time- consuming, leaving you without much time to read the Bible itself.

In Understanding Your Bible in 15 Minutes a Day, Bible professor and former pastor Daryl Aaron answers your most important questions about the bestselling book in history. Broken into topical readings, you can read systematically from the beginning, or pick and choose topics of interest. Each reading is brief, engaging, and easy to understand. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned reader of the Bible, in just minutes a day you'll soon have a better understanding of the Scriptures.

About the Author

Daryl Aaron earned his ThM at Dallas Theological Seminary and his PhD at Graduate Theological Foundation. He spent fourteen years in pastoral ministry before coming to Northwestern College to teach theology and Bible. Dr. Aaron lives in Mounds View, Minnesota, with his wife.

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5 stars
5 star
9
4 star
2
3 star
1
2 star
0
1 star
0
See all 12 customer reviews
I am enjoying this book.
VVM
After reading this book I immediately wanted to study the passages of the Bible.
Boston Geek
It teaches us that we cannot help ourselves, only God can!
Liz

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

5 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Forever Homesick on August 11, 2012
Format: Paperback
What a breath of fresh air to find a book that so clearly and unpretentiously presents ways for the "common Christian" to better understand God's Truth! The chapters are perfectly bite-sized for those of us who are looking to cherish God more through the reading of His Word. Dr. Daryl Aaron has skillfully and discerningly taken 30+ years of theological study, including four graduate degrees in the field, and handcrafted a product that lends itself to a wide audience. Whether you are new in your faith or a long-time believer in Christ, this guide will expound innumerable Biblical contexts which will make reading the Scriptures a new & enlightening experience every time! I highly recommend this book.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Liz on April 3, 2014
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
"Why would anyone want to read the Bible?" Why wouldn't you, when it contains truth and life?!

OK, let's admit it, sometimes the Bible can be a little daunting. The author makes it very clear that this book is not designed as a substitute for reading the Bible. This book is written in a way to help you get the most out of your Bible reading. Divided in to forty chapters of approx. 15 minutes each, this book will provide answers to many, many questions. Reading this book will give you a good grounding in the Christian faith - a solid foundation.

What are some examples of questions answered in this book? (To list all forty would make this an essay, not a review!)

Where in the Bible can I learn ( and teach others) how to be saved? This is an excellent chapter discussing:
i)The Intention - How God originally created humans and the close, intimate relationship He wanted with us.
ii)The Problem (The Fall) The author describes us to be "like carnival mirrors that reflect a distorted and twisted image.
iii)The Solution - God is just which means He is fair and has to deal rightly with sinful people. However He also loves us and that is why He sent Jesus to die on the cross for us. All we have to do is accept His free gift by believing/trusting in Him.
iv)The Result - Believing, trusting and relying on Jesus sets us free from the power of sin. Does that we will never sin? No, but now we live to please God and are able not to sin.

The historical books of the Bible are Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1&2 Samuel, 1&2 Kings, 1&2 Chronicles. Chapter 10 explains what you will find in these books. At the end of this chapter the author makes note of the final books of history - Ezra, Nehemiah and Esther.
Read more ›
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Joan Richmond on April 2, 2014
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
I would recommend reading this book to everyone who would like an easy to understand explanation of many of the events & verses of the BIBLE.....I definitely spent more than 15 minutes a day reading......it was so interesting that I would want to
keep reading until I finished it way ahead of time.....hope you will take a little time to read it soon!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By VVM on June 13, 2012
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
I am enjoying this book. Great inspiration daily. I use quotes from the book as Daily thoughts in my class!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
11 of 16 people found the following review helpful By Mary, Portland Oregon on April 8, 2012
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
I have walked closely with GOD for the past 40 years of my like, and still some passages in our Bible was confusing to me.
Since purchasing this book from Amazon,I have been able to understand what was confusing me before.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Format: Paperback
Fantastic book! I have learned so much about the Bible from this book. Answers a lot of questions about how we got the Bible and the history behind it. I even purchased more copies of the book and am using it for a month long summer series for my ladies Bible study. There is not a workbook so I am writing my own outline/notes for the group. Everyone in the group agrees that they will be using it as a reference book from now on.

Many things we already knew but with added information. It will help you to understand why, what and when of the Bible as you read the scriptures. Includes Old and New Testament and how they are connected.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Customer Images


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?