The New Oxford Annotated Bible with Apocrypha

Author: Marc Brettler
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190276118
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download Now
For over 50 years students, professors, clergy, and general readers have relied on The New Oxford Annotated Bible as an unparalleled authority in Study Bibles. This fifth edition of the Annotated, thumb-indexed and in a protective two-piece box, remains the best way to study and understand the Bible at home or in the classroom. This thoroughly revised and substantially updated edition contains the best scholarship informed by recent discoveries and anchored in the solid Study Bible tradition. · Introductions and extensive annotations for each book by acknowledged experts in the field provide context and guidance. · Introductory essays on major groups of biblical writings - Pentateuch, Prophets, Gospels, and other sections - give readers an overview that guides more intensive study. · General essays on history, translation matters, different canons in use today, and issues of daily life in biblical times inform the reader of important aspects of biblical study. · Maps and diagrams within the text contextualize where events took place and how to understand them. · Color maps give readers the geographical orientation they need for understanding historical accounts throughout the Bible. · Timelines, parallel texts, weights and measures, calendars, and other helpful tables help navigate the biblical world. · An extensive glossary of technical terms demystifies the language of biblical scholarship. · An index to the study materials eases the way to the quick location of information. The New Oxford Annotated Bible, with twenty new essays and introductions and others--as well as annotations--fully revised, offers the reader flexibility for any learning style. Beginning with a specific passage or a significant concept, finding information for meditation, sermon preparation, or academic study is straightforward and intuitive. A volume that users will want to keep for continued reference, The New Oxford Annotated Bible continues the Oxford University Press tradition of providing excellence in scholarship for the general reader. Generations of users attest to its status as the best one-volume Bible reference tool for any home, library, or classroom.

The New Oxford Annotated Bible

Author: Marc Z. Brettler
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 9780195289541
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download Now
The premier study Bible used by scholars, pastors, undergraduate and graduate students, The New Oxford Annotated Bible offers a vast range of information, including extensive notes by experts in their fields; in-text maps, charts, and diagrams; supplementary essays on translation, biblical interpretation, cultural and historical background, and other general topics. Extensively revised, the Annotated Fourth Edition adds to the established reputation of this essential biblical studies resource. This timely edition maintains and extends the excellence the Annotated's users have come to expect, bringing still more insights, information, and perspectives to bear upon the understanding of the biblical text.

The New Oxford Annotated Bible with the Apocryphal Deuterocanonical Books

Author: Michael David Coogan
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195288807
Format: PDF, Kindle
Download Now
Presents the complete text of the New Revised Standard Version Bible, with the Aprocryphal/Deuterocanonical books; and features annotations in a single column across the page bottom, in-text background essays on the major divisions of the biblical text, and other reference tools.

The New Oxford Annotated Bible

Author: Michael David Coogan
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195289552
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Download Now
The premier study Bible used by scholars, pastors, undergraduate and graduate students, The New Oxford Annotated Bible offers a vast range of information, including extensive notes by experts in their fields; in-text maps, charts, and diagrams; supplementary essays on translation, biblical interpretation, cultural and historical background, and other general topics. Extensively revised--half of the material is brand new--featuring a new design to enhance readability, and brand-new color maps, the Annotated Fourth Edition adds to the established reputation of this essential biblical studies resource. Many new and revised maps, charts, and diagrams further clarify information found in the Scripture text. In addition, section introductions have been expanded and the book introductions present their information in a standard format so that students can find what they need to know. Of course, the Fourth Edition retains the features prized by students, including single column annotations at the foot of the pages, in-text charts, and maps, a page number-keyed index of all the study materials in the volume, and Oxford's renowned Bible maps. This timely edition maintains and extends the excellence the Annotated's users have come to expect, bringing still more insights, information, and perspectives to bear upon the understanding of the biblical text. · The renowned New Revised Standard Version Bible translation, the scholarly standard for study of the Bible · Wholly revised, and greatly expanded book introductions and annotations. · Annotations in a single column across the page bottom, paragraphed according to their boldface topical headings. · In-text background essays on the major divisions of the biblical text. · Essays on the history of the formation of the biblical canon for Jews and various Christian churches. · More detailed explanations of the historical background of the text. · More in-depth treatment of the history and varieties of biblical criticism. · A timeline of major events in the ancient Near East. · A full index to all of the study materials, keyed to the page numbers on which they occur. · A full glossary of scholarly and critical terms. · 36-page section of full color New Oxford Bible Maps, approximately 40 in-text line drawing maps and diagrams. Classic but not stodgy, up-to-date but not trendy, The New Oxford Annotated Bible: 4th Edition is ready to serve new generations of students, teachers, and general readers.

Holy Bible

Author: Hendrickson Bibles
Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers
ISBN: 1598568167
Format: PDF, ePub
Download Now
Perfect special occasion Bible! Constructed from quality materials and richly bound, the NRSV Deluxe Gift Bible with the Apocrypha will provide years of faithful use. Its eye-catching design--featuring either a centered cream horizontal stripe on blue flexisoft, or a centered mocha horizontal stripe on cocoa flexisoft--will make it a favorite of its owner. The New Revised Standard Version is celebrated as a translation that is faithful to the meaning of the ancient texts while making their meaning clear in elegant, understandable modern English. Anyone wanting a Bible that's suitable for study or devotional use will appreciate the NRSV. - Gilded page edges (silver on blue binding, gold on brown binding) - Ribbon marker - 9-point type - Color map section - Great for confirmations, birthdays and other special occasions - O-wrap features a die cut window that displays the beautiful binding

The Old Testament A Very Short Introduction

Author: Michael D. Coogan
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195305051
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Download Now
This Very Short Introduction provides a short, accessible overview for general readers interested in learning more about the Old Testament and its interpretation. Coogan explores the significance of the history and literature of the Old Testament and describes how non-biblical evidence, such as archaeological data and texts, has illuminated the Old Testament in a larger context. Coogan discusses law in the Bible, particularly the Ten Commandments and the biblical understandings of prophecy, myth, exodus, death, and afterlife. Finally, Coogan discusses the enduring significance of the Old Testament.

The Access Bible

Author: Gail R. O'Day
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195282597
Format: PDF, Mobi
Download Now
Running commentary Difficult concepts clearly explained Technical explanations Maps, charts, religious practices, beliefs of ancient people discussed 6 5/8 X 9 1/8 % Font size: 6

The New Oxford Annotated Bible with Apocrypha

Author: Michael David Coogan
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 9780195289565
Format: PDF
Download Now
The premier study Bible used by scholars, pastors, undergraduate and graduate students, The New Oxford Annotated Bible offers a vast range of information, including extensive notes by experts in their fields; in-text maps, charts, and diagrams; supplementary essays on translation, biblical interpretation, cultural and historical background, and other general topics. Extensively revised, the Annotated Fourth Edition adds to the established reputation of this essential biblical studies resource. This timely edition maintains and extends the excellence the Annotated's users have come to expect, bringing still more insights, information, and perspectives to bear upon the understanding of the biblical text.

Common Bible

Author: Nelsonword
Publisher: Nelsonword Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780840711700
Format: PDF, Mobi
Download Now
With the elegant and readable New Revised Standard Version text, The Common Bible will be a faithful source of strength and encouragement. Includes 32 pages of study articles on the history of the Bible, major themes, and how to study the Bible. Contains the Apocrypha/Deuterocanon that will appeal to a wide spectrum of Catholic and mainline Protestant believers.