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Collins Bible Companion

Format: Digital
, 2009
ISBN: 9780007339808


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The Bible guide for life–a comprehensive and accessible new handbook for anyone who wishes to understand the Bible.

The new Collins Bible Companion is the complete guide for anyone who wants to read, understand or follow the teachings of the Bible. Its clear structure and contents, combined with an attractive, full color design, make it the most accessible Bible guide on the market as well as the most complete.

The Collins Bible Companion is the Christian Resources Together 2011 Reference Book of the Year award winner.

  • In-depth overview of the Bible
  • Gives historical, social, and literary context for the Bible
  • Includes color maps, graphs, maps, indexes, and a bibliography
  • The Bible in its Setting
  • The Bible Book by Book
  • Bible Teaching
  • Living the Christian Life
  • BIble Reference Resource
It will meet a great need and give clear insight into the Bible’s teaching.

—Billy Graham, Christian Evangelist

This well-produced, easy-to-read Bible compendium is a basic book for all would-be disciples of Jesus Christ.

J. I. Packer, Board of Governors' Professor of Theology, Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia

I commend this book with enthusiasm. Great trouble has been taken over its production. It contains accurate information, which is presented in a balanced and readable form.

—John R. W. Stott, John Stott Ministries

  • Title: Collins Bible Companion
  • Editor: Martin H. Manser
  • Publisher: Harper Collins, 2009
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Pages: 720

Martin H. Manser was an honours graduate of Languages and Linguistics from New York University. Martin H. Manser has worked as a freelance reference book editor since 1980. He has compiled and edited a wide range of English language dictionaries and books of quotations, including the Lion Book of Bible Quotations, Bloomsbury’s Good Word Guide and Pan’s Dictionary of Contemporary Idioms. Martin was also Managing Editor of the NIV Thematic Study Bible published in 1996 to great acclaim and on which this dictionary is based.

Alister E. McGrath, Principal of Wycliffe Halt, Oxford and Research Professor of Systematic Theology, Regent College, Vancouver, has been the key influence in the editorial stage of producing the Thematic Database from which this volume was derived.

J. I. Packer Sangwoo Youtong Chee Professor of Theology, Regent College, Vancouver, acted as Consultant Editor and is a great enthusiast for thematic Bible study.

Donald J. Wiseman Emeritus Professor of Assyriology, University of London, is also Consultant Editor with a vital contribution to the cultural themes.


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