The MacArthur Bible Handbook: Old Testament: by- John MacArthur (ISBN-9781404106017)
KEYS TO OPENING GOD’S WORD
The MacArthur Bible Handbook: The Old Testament is a thorough and reliable book-by-book survey of the New Testament, complete with charts, graphs, and illustrations from today’s leading expository teacher.
This unique and valuable reference tool offers biblical teaching in an easily accessible and
understandable format. As you become more familiar with each book of the New Testament, its historical context, and its place in Scripture, you will be better equipped to experience the powerful truth of God’s Word.
In each Bible book you will learn:
•The meaning of the Bible book’s name
•The author and date the book was written
• Notes about the background and setting of the book
•Key people in the book
• Historical and theological themes raised throughout the book
•Its contribution to the Bible as a whole
•Significant dimensions of God’s character illustrated in the book
•How Christ can be found in the book
• The most noteworthy words
Grasping the context of a Bible passage can open it up to wider, deeper, and richer understanding. John MacArthur helps you see that each Bible book has a reasonable, logical, and inspired flow of thought from the beginning to the end. Many of your questions will be answered even before you know what to ask.
Each book-by-book survey also features:
•Detailed Outline-How the book is structured
•Interpretive Challenges-Explanation of difficult themes or concepts in the book
•Meanwhile, in Other Parts of the World-Global historical context of the book
• Answers to Tough Questions About the Book
• Further Study-Insights for reflection when you’re alone with your Bible
Look for the companion book The MacArthur Bible Handbook: The Old Testament exclusively at your Lifeway store for more in-depth teaching on the Old Testament.