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Product Description: After a century or more of convincing ourselves that intelligent people should be ‘secular’, it is now trendy to be ‘spiritual’. Why the sudden change? And what do we mean by being ‘spiritual’? John Drane presents a whirlwind tour of the phenomenon of cultural change as it is being experienced in the West, identifying the challenges and opportunities this presents to the Christian church...read more

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9780232526325 | Gardners Books, October 24, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: After a century or more of convincing ourselves that intelligent people should be ‘secular’, it is now trendy to be ‘spiritual’.

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Product Description: SHAKE THE DUST OFF YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF BIBLE HISTORY, CULTURE, AND GEOGRAPHY WITH THIS AUTHORITATIVE, CONTEMPORARY GUIDE TO THE WORLD OF SCRIPTURE!Nelson's Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Bible is like owning an entire library of Bible background works and historical reference tools-in one convenient volume! The "Atlas of Biblical History" provides an overview of significant turning points in biblical history, with maps, timelines, and special features on key people and places...read more
By John William Drane (editor)

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9780785209850 | Ill edition (Thomas Nelson Inc, November 1, 1998), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Draws on scholarship in archaeology and theology to explore each book of the Bible, the life and teachings of Jesus, and the historical culture of the times
9780785209867 | Thomas Nelson Inc, November 1, 1998, cover price $19.97 | About this edition: Draws on scholarship in archaeology and theology to explore each book of the Bible, the life and teachings of Jesus, and the historical culture of the times

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9780785246152 | Ill edition (Thomas Nelson Inc, May 1, 2001), cover price $19.97 | About this edition: SHAKE THE DUST OFF YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF BIBLE HISTORY, CULTURE, AND GEOGRAPHY WITH THIS AUTHORITATIVE, CONTEMPORARY GUIDE TO THE WORLD OF SCRIPTURE!

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This encyclopedia offers a comprehensive and user-friendly guide to the Bible. It covers the different writing of the Bible, from haunting poetry to powerful drama, the great civilizations of Egypt, Assyria, Babylon, Persia, Greece and Rome, and the characters and messages of the Bible.
By John William Drane (editor)

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9780745950617 | New edition (Gardners Books, April 20, 2001), cover price $21.65 | About this edition: This encyclopedia offers a comprehensive and user-friendly guide to the Bible.

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Product Description: This text explores the origins of the Bible, its veracity and its teachings in the light of past archaeological discoveries and scientific understanding. The book is aimed at anyone who has ever asked questions about the Bible's authenticity, historical accuracy or relevance to modern life...read more

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9780745941646 | Lion Pub, June 1, 1999, cover price $20.01 | About this edition: This text explores the origins of the Bible, its veracity and its teachings in the light of past archaeological discoveries and scientific understanding.

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Product Description: From "A house divided against itself cannot stand" to "Forgive them Father, for they know not what they do," the sayings of Jesus have influenced history for centuries. In this compilation, Biblical scholars describe the origins and development of the gospels, the impact of the major characters and the important events in the life of Jesus, including His nativity, temptation, passion and resurrection...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John William Drane (editor)

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9780312222116, titled "Great Sayings of Jesus: Proverbs, Parables and Prayers" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 19, 1999, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: From "A house divided against itself cannot stand" to "Forgive them Father, for they know not what they do," the sayings of Jesus have influenced history for centuries.

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9780312220785 | St Martins Pr, June 1, 1999, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Biblical scholars explain the origin and development of the gospels and the important events in the life of Jesus, and offer readers insight into the often used but rarely thought about wisdom contained in the New Testament.

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Product Description: With words that echo the Old Testament story of creation, St. John sets his story of Christ in the cosmic framework of God's plan to save the world from the power of darkness. More than any other gospel writer, John illuminated the life of Jesus in an interesting way...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John William Drane (editor)

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9780312222093 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 19, 1999, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: With words that echo the Old Testament story of creation, St.

Describes how the various books of the Bible came to be written and discusses the importance of the Bible to Jews and Christians.

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9780785279068 | Thomas Nelson Inc, October 1, 1996, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Describes how the various books of the Bible came to be written and discusses the importance of the Bible to Jews and Christians.

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Product Description: Ancient documents show that many Bible events belong to history. But throughout the Bible story, the supernatural breaks through as the people of Israel see God at work in the world around them. This book examines those mysteries and explores their meaning...read more

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9780785279099 | Thomas Nelson Inc, October 1, 1996, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Ancient documents show that many Bible events belong to history.

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Brief stories of the Israelites from the time of King Solomon to the rule of Antiochus IV in Palestine and the ensuing Jewish rebellion

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9780785279075 | Thomas Nelson Inc, January 1, 1996, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Brief stories of the Israelites from the time of King Solomon to the rule of Antiochus IV in Palestine and the ensuing Jewish rebellion

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Presents a history of the early Christian church beginning with Peter's evangelistic speech on Pentecost and including information about the epistles and activities of the first missionaries.

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9780785279051 | Thomas Nelson Inc, September 1, 1995, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Presents a history of the early Christian church beginning with Peter's evangelistic speech on Pentecost and including information about the epistles and activities of the first missionaries.

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Product Description: Hardcover 1994 21p. 11.25x8.50x0.60 Bible story: The time before Jesus; The Romans; Waiting for a King; The Birth Day; King Herod and the Wise Men; At Home in Nazareth and many more.

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9780785279976 | Thomas Nelson Inc, September 1, 1994, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Hardcover 1994 21p.

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Product Description: Book by Drane, John William

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9780785279969 | Thomas Nelson Inc, September 1, 1994, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Book by Drane, John William

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Product Description: Writing in a readable style, Drane takes full account of the new understandings that have been emerging in recent theological scholarship, especially regarding the world in which Jesus lived and his relationship to the Jewish faith of his day...read more
By John William Drane and Sonia Halliday (photographer)

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9780802837103 | Eerdmans Pub Co, September 1, 1993, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Writing in a readable style, Drane takes full account of the new understandings that have been emerging in recent theological scholarship, especially regarding the world in which Jesus lived and his relationship to the Jewish faith of his day.

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9780745922102 | Chariot Victor Pub, March 1, 1993, cover price $2.99

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Discusses the teachings of the Old Testament concerning the nature of God, the relationship between men and women, worship, God's will and faith

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9780060620646 | Harpercollins, August 1, 1986, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Discusses the teachings of the Old Testament concerning the nature of God, the relationship between men and women, worship, God's will and faith

A guide to reading the Old Testament discusses the history of its text and provides historical and cultural background to the Bible

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9780060620684 | Harpercollins, January 1, 1984, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A guide to reading the Old Testament discusses the history of its text and provides historical and cultural background to the Bible

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Product Description: 1979, Harper & Row Publishers. "Jesus Christ is a crucial figure of history. Today he is worshipped as God by millions, and his teaching continues to influence individuals, even whole societies. His life has been dramatized and written about many times; he is the star of film and musical...read more

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9780060620660 | Harpercollins, June 1, 1979, cover price $11.95 | also contains The Fox and the Jewel: Shared and Private Meanings in Contemporary Japanese Inari Worship | About this edition: 1979, Harper & Row Publishers.

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