The authors provide a broad evangelical understanding of the OT material and allow the professor to decide what to emphasize in teaching. Jesus is the Redeemer, Life, and Light of the World.
The strength of the book is its comprehensiveness. Adam and Eve give birth to a third son, Seth. I think that both books would be excellent for an interested layperson who wants to develop their knowledge of the Old and New Testaments. Arnold and Beyer are well-versed in their fields and they succeed at explicating the message of the Old Testament in clear, readable style.
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It must be written at a level that most of today's college freshmen can understand. But humankind must follow certain rules to maintain this favor: The textbooks for the basic college survey courses and for the more advanced college courses on individual Bible books will be designed expressively for this purpose.
Joshua succeeded Moses and led the state of Israel in conquering of the promised land. Saul failed to keep a right relationship with God and was rejected as male monarch. Besides rewriting some of the content, the authors have updated and expanded pedagogical aids such as footnotes.
The second is a compact disc attached to the back of the book. This series is useful to both new students of the Bible and those who have studied the Old Testament in more depth but need occasional access to good survey material. Early believers knew the importance of this and spent their time in fellowship, prayer, and the study of God's Word.
And like the other volumes in this series, this book serves as a helpful primer on the subject covered. A simple click allows the students to read the definitions of many words that would be new to them in a Intro class. May be without endpapers or title page. This textbook is part of the Encountering Biblical Studies series.
God exiles Cain from his home to wander in the land east of Eden. When I first encountered it, I had already studied a lot about the ancient world and the Old Testament and I still found this book to be a worthwhile read.
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The Fountain in the House of David. When a date is given in the text of either book, the user can click the timeline flag to open the Logos Timeline.
Another feature of the book that will attract more novice pastors and students of the Bible is the colourful pictures that are abundantly printed in the book.
Large commendation is due the authors for their simple straightforward prose, which eschews academese, and for their wonderfully concise and engaging book summaries.Encountering the Old Testament A Christian Survey Bill T.
Arnold and Bryan E. Beyer Baker Books Caron M. Allen Doctor of Philosophy in Biblical Studies This paper is prepared for Newburgh Theological Seminary and College of the Bible March 16, INTRODUCTION. henrydreher.com: Encountering the Old Testament: A Christian Survey (Encountering Biblical Studies) () by Bill T.
Arnold; Bryan E. Beyer and a great selection of similar New, Used and /5(). A Christian Survey The bestselling Encountering the Old Testament has become the leading Old Testament survey text.
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