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Author Kaminsky, Joel S., 1960- author

Title The Abingdon introduction to the Bible : understanding Jewish and Christian scriptures / Joel S. Kaminsky, Joel N. Lohr, Mark Reasoner
Published Nashville : Abingdon Press, [2014]
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Summary The Bible has profoundly influenced the western world. Many of its characters and stories are well known and yet, oddly enough, wide swaths of the Bible are unknown and misunderstood. The laws and teaching contained within it have shaped contemporary thinking and jurisprudence in ways many do not realize. Equally important, two of the world's largest religions-Judaism and Christianity-consider the Hebrew Bible to be sacred and to contain enduring truths about beginnings and creation, life and death, the world, and what it means to be human.Introductions to the Bible tend toward extensive di
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed December 4, 2014)
Subject Bible -- Introductions.
Genre/Form Introductions.
Form Electronic book
Author Lohr, Joel N., author
Reasoner, Mark, author
LC no. 2014000287
ISBN 1426751168 (electronic bk.)
9781426751165 (electronic bk.)
(binding) (soft back, perfect, adhesive, trade pbk.) (alk. paper)