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abstract of the history of the Bible or, A short account of the most remarkable things that have happened to the people of God; from the beginning of the World, down to the Coming of Christ : from the sacred records of the Old Testament by Richard Challoner

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Published by printed for Thomas Meighan in London .
Written in English


  • Bible -- History.

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Statementby R. C. [i.e., Richard Challoner].
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v in 1 (184 p.) ;
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17560651M

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SUMMARY OF THE BOOKS OF THE BIBLE THE OLD TESTAMENT There are 39 books in the Old Testament, generally separated into 4 divisions: The Pentateuch or Torah, traditionally designated as the 5 books of Moses. Historical Books, 12 in number, from Joshua to Esther. Poetical Books, 5 in number, from Job to Song of Size: KB. I read the bible, memorized many parts of it (I can still recite Psalm 91 from memory) and viewed it as a literal collection of books breathed and inspired by YHWH. The first time I came in contact with information that challenged my view of the bible was . A SUMMARY OF THE BIBLE While the Bible is full of history, poetry, and principles for living, all are tied to a single main theme. This theme begins with the very first words of the Old Testament (OT) and is consistent across both testaments, right to the end of the book of Revelation. The Twelve, also called The Twelve Prophets, orThe Minor Prophets, book of the Hebrew Bible that contains the books of 12 minor prophets: Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi. In most other versions of the Old Testament, each of these 12 is treated as a separate book (e.g., the Book of Hosea), but in the Hebrew Bible Missing: abstract.

The Bible was written over a span of years, by 40 writers. Unlike other religious writings, the Bible reads as a factual news account of real events, places, people, and dialogue. Historians and archaeologists have repeatedly confirmed its authenticity. Using the writers' own writing styles and personalities, God shows us who he is and. The Book of Genesis. Genesis - In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. The Old Testament - A Brief Overview. Bible Survery - Genesis Hebrew Name - Bereshith "in the beginning" Greek Name - Genesis "origination" Author - Moses Date - From to BC Approximately Theme - The Founding of the Hebrew NationMissing: abstract. In the Hebrew Bible the book of Joshua initiates a division called the Former Prophets, including also Judges, Samuel and Kings. These are all historical in content but are written from a prophetic standpoint. They do more than merely record the nation’s history from Moses to the fall of Judah in b.c. The History and Authenticity of the Bible, by David Hocking This course was taught during twenty-five classroom sessions with the purpose of instructing Bible college students in topics such as the inspiration, the inerrancy, and the authority of God's Word. The instructor examines how the Bible was written over.

The Historical Books and The Book of Joshua The Historical Books Where the Hebrew Bible comprises three sections—Torah or Pentateuch; Prophetic Books, both the Former and the Latter Prophets; and the Writings, including everything else in the Hebrew Canon—the Christian Old Testament has traditionally been arranged along different lines. The Bible History, Old Testament by Alfred Edersheim was originally published in seven volumes. This electronic version of his work is from an edition that appeared in which contains all seven volumes. Table of Contents Volume I-The World Before the Flood, and The History of the Patriarchs.   It was not a book of history, poetry, economics, or science. It contains all sorts of literary genre, which are used to teach about the relationship between God and mankind. ‘In the best analysis, the Bible is a religious book, not an historical document.’Author: Ken Ham. The next 12 books detail the history of God’s people, of ancient Israel’s formation, rise to prominence, collapse into moral and physical defeat, and restoration. They record the history of Israel, beginning with the conquest of the land of Canaan and ending with the return of God’s people from foreign captivity.