Journals Higher Education

$44.99

Paperback

16 June 2011

2208 Pages | Full-color New Oxford Bible Maps; in-text charts

6-9/16 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780199777532


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The Access Bible

Edited by Gail R. O'Day and David Peterson

New to this Edition:

  • Includes new section introductions and additional essays.
  • In-text maps establish the geographical context of events described in the text.
  • Accessible to new readers, yet offers depth for those who are already familiar with the texts.
  • Running commentary interspersed throughout the text provides on-the-spot explanatory and interpretative information
  • A Star Symbol following key technical terms points the reader to a helpful 16-page Glossary, which defines such terms.
  • Introductions to each book of the Bible set the scene by explaining the cultural context in which they were written.
  • Authoritative, full-color New Oxford Bible Maps pinpoint cities and place names encountered in the biblical text.
  • A select NRSV Concordance tells you where to find a word in the Bible.
  • In-text charts display information in an easy-to-understand format.
  • Sidebar essays broaden the reader's understanding of biblical themes.
  • Includes Apocrypha
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