Opening Up the Bible

Opening Up the Bible : The ideal introduction to the world's best-selling book

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Here is a fascinating `guided tour' through the entire Bible, to read and to savour. Book by book, it draws out the important events, people, passages and historical setting - all in one comprehensive volume, without the need to cross-refer from Bible to commentary. Colourful maps, time-bars, charts and photographs attest to a living story, firmly rooted in real places and flesh-and-blood people. Mary Batchelor gives an overview of 2000 years of history and a succession of cultures, introducing the many kinds of writing brought together in the Bible's pages - history, law, poetry, wisdom, story, prophecy, biography. And she reveals how the lives and events, the emotions and revelations recorded in these ancient writings can help all who look for spiritual growth and understanding today.
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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 195.58 x 238.76 x 15.24mm | 544.31g
  • Lion Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 2nd edition
  • Colour throughout
  • 0745940722
  • 9780745940724

About Mary Batchelor

MARY BATCHELOR, best-selling author of The Lion Book of Children's Prayers and The Children's Bible in 365 Stories.
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