By Mark Allan Powell
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary, revised and up to date variation, is the main whole, up to date, and obtainable advisor for the research of the Bible on hand at the present time. With greater than 4,000 energetic, informative, and reader-friendly entries, this crucial reference publication offers the entire info you must comprehend the Bible.
Whether you're a pastor, layperson, or a scholar of scripture, you can find each vital identify, position, and topic that makes biblical studies come to existence. From Aaron to Zurishaddai, listed below are all of the humans, occasions, and ideas of biblical instances.
This 3rd variation maintains within the wealthy culture of its predecessors yet has been completely up to date and revised by way of a brand new editorial group lower than the course of the best foreign scholarly physique, the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL). greater than part the articles during this ebook are new, and a number of other dozen charts and tables have additionally been further in addition to updates on fresh archaeological discoveries.
Over two hundred members to the HarperCollins Bible Dictionary, from a various crew of professionals, symbolize an ecumenical and non-biased point of view of scripture from diverse positions—Roman Catholic, Jewish, mainline Protestant, and evangelical. full of causes of biblical ideals, language, and insights into the tradition and customs of the folk who lived in biblical instances, this source may help someone attracted to scripture to extra totally savor the which means and message of the Bible.