There is a big difference between simply reading the Bible and studying the Bible well, so it transforms your life. That difference often boils down to having the right resources not just to read but to understand and apply what you are reading to your life.
In MacArthur's Quick Reference Guide to the Bible, noted pastor and teacher John MacArthur takes you through the key aspects of the Bible. This valuable companion to reading the Bible has been prepared to help you develop good Bible-reading habits and a better understanding of the depth and breadth of God's Word.
Filled with the fruit of decades of study and teaching MacArthur's Quick Reference Guide to the Bible is an essential tool for anyone who wants to seriously study the Bible deeply, faithfully, and effectively.
“Jeremiah had invested forty years in warning his people of coming judgment. Both he and his message had been rejected” (Page 117)
“when the predicted calamities fell on the disbelieving people, Jeremiah responded with sorrow and compassion.” (Page 117)
“The Bible is the story of God’s redeeming His chosen people for His glory.” (Page xii)
“The Proverbs of Solomon contains a collection of 513 of the king’s sayings.” (Page 91)
“First, the writing had to have a recognized prophet or apostle as its author (or one associated with them, as in the case of Mark, Luke, Hebrews, James, and Jude). Second, the writing could not disagree with or contradict previous Scripture. Third, the writing had to have general consensus by the church as an inspired book.” (Page xviii)