Heaven and Earth : Mysteries of the Bible
Messages from angels....dreams come true...sick people healed by a touch...the dead raised to life.... Ancient documents show that many Bible events belong to history. But throughout the Bible story the supernatural breaks through as people of Israel see God at work in the world around them. This book examines those mysteries and explores their meaning. This ten-volume series uncovers the exciting real-life story of the Bible. Collect all the books in the Bible World series and build a reference library that you will turn to again and again. Get to know the people of the Bible - their land, their history, their lives, their heroes and their beliefs.
- Hardback | 48 pages
- 210.8 x 284.5 x 12.7mm | 476.28g
- 23 Aug 1996
- Lion Hudson Plc
- Lion Children's Books
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- B&W maps, photos, diagrams, illustrations
About John Drane
John Drane taught practical theology at the universities of Stirling and Aberdeen, and is currently a Fellow of St John's College, Durham, and an adjunct professor at Fuller Theological Seminary, California. He is widely known for his best-selling books on the Bible: Introducing the Old Testament and Introducing the New Testament.
Table of contents
Contents 1. History and Mystery 2. A Slice of Life 3. Landmark Events 4. The Book of the Faith 5. Mysteries Beyond Time 6. A God of Love and Justice 7. The Book of God 8. God, Idols and Images 9. Angels 10. Powers of Darkness 11. Magic and Miracles 12. Dreams and Visions 13. Communication with God 14. Jesus 15. Jesus: Life and Death 16. The Way Back to God 17. The Holy Spirit 18. God: Finding the Right Description 19. What Happens After Death? 20. A Lasting Hope