Synopses & Reviews
"Campbell and Bell have done a masterful job of introducing readers to the Bible."
James T. Dyet, author of over 30 bible study courses
This revised edition continues to walk both experienced Bible readers and those seeking it out for the first time through a chronological, story-by-story and person-by-person experience. Complete with maps of journeys and explanations of the acts and epistles, this book includes:
The journeys of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, and Moses, and the law from Joshua, Judges, Ruth, Samuel, and Kings, including David and Goliath, Gideon and Samson, and King Solomon
The captives, the women, the poets, the prophets, and more through the Old Testament
The story of Jesus as told in the four Gospels
The acts of the Apostles as they spread the word of the new church; the letters from Paul, Peter, James, John, and Jude on a variety of topics; and John's apocalyptic Revelation
The Apocrypha including Maccabees 1 and 2 along with other books included for other practices
An all new reference glossary featuring names and places with descriptions and cross-references to their discussion in the Bible
This bestselling book covers the Bible with expanded coverage on key topics, plus study aids for Bible study groups.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 334-335) and index.
About the Author
James S. Bell, Jr., owner of Whitestone Communications, has served as executive editor of Moody Press and director of religious publishing at Doubleday. He has authored four Complete Idiot's Guides
including the Complete Idiot's Guide to Prayer
Stan Campbell is author of the eight-book BibleLog series, the New Testament Quick Studies series, and a host of other Bible-related youth products. He is also the co-author of Complete Idiot's Guide to the Book of Revelation.