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The World around the Old Testament: The People and Places of the Ancient Near East

By: N/A

Price: $49.99

Publisher: Baker Academic: November 2016

Seller ID: 75707

ISBN: 0801039185

Condition: New


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The Kregel Pictorial Guide to Old Testament Archaeology: An Exploration of the History of Civilizations of Bible Times (The Kregel Pictorial Guide Series)

By: Alfred Hoerth

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Kregel Publications: September 2010

Seller ID: 1916

ISBN: 0825427401

Condition: New


Sound research and illuminating visuals make biblical and historical times and teachings come alive for today's middle-school and high-school students as well as pastors looking for a concise overview of familiar topics. This volume continues the valuable tradition of the best-selling Kregel Pictorial Guide series with their full-color introductions that make history easy to understand and interesting to learn. Alfred Hoerth offers an informative and colorful introduction to the archeology of the Old Testament, exploring the history, culture, and social forces of the earliest civilizations. Fu... View more info

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Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes: Removing Cultural Blinders to Better Understand the Bible

By: E. Randolph Richards, Brandon J. O'Brien

Price: $17.00

Publisher: IVP Books: November 2012

Seller ID: 80966

ISBN: 0830837825

Condition: New


What was clear to the original readers of Scripture is not always clear to us. Because of the cultural distance between the biblical world and our contemporary setting, we often bring modern Western biases to the text. For example: When Western readers hear Paul exhorting women to "dress modestly," we automatically think in terms of sexual modesty. But most women in that culture would never wear racy clothing. The context suggests that Paul is likely more concerned about economic modesty--that Christian women not flaunt their wealth through expensive clothes, braided hair and gold jewelry. Som... View more info

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Biblical Archaeology: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

By: Eric H Cline

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: September 2009

Seller ID: 83750

ISBN: 0195342631

Condition: New


Public interest in biblical archaeology is at an all-time high, as television documentaries pull in millions of viewers to watch shows on the Exodus, the Ark of the Covenant, and the so-called Lost Tomb of Jesus. Important discoveries with relevance to the Bible are made virtually every year--during 2007 and 2008 alone researchers announced at least seven major discoveries in Israel, five of them in or near Jerusalem. Biblical Archaeology offers a passport into this fascinating realm, where ancient religion and modern science meet, and where tomorrow's discovery may answer a riddle that has la... View more info

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Zondervan Handbook of Biblical Archaeology: A Book by Book Guide to Archaeological Discoveries Related to the Bible

By: J. Randall Price, H. Wayne House

Price: $42.99

Publisher: Zondervan: May 2017

Seller ID: 78210

ISBN: 0310286913

Condition: New


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The Popular Handbook of Archaeology and the Bible: Discoveries That Confirm the Reliability of Scripture

By: Joseph M. Holden, Norman Geisler

Price: $29.99

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers: April 2012

Seller ID: 82431

ISBN: 0736944850

Condition: New


From two leading Christian apologists, here is a fascinating survey of the most important Old and New Testament archaeological discoveries through the ages.Biblical archaeology has always stirred excitement among believers and curiosity among unbelievers. The evidence dug up with a spade can speak volumes--and serve as a powerful testimony of the reliability of Scripture.Norm Geisler and Joe Holden have put together an impressive array of finds that confirm the biblical peoples and events of ages past. In a user-friendly format written in popular style, they...examine the late... View more info