The Bible for Blockheads: A User-Friendly Look at the Good Book

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Zondervan, 1999 - Religion - 463 pages
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If you have a hard time making sense of the Bible, The Bible for Blockheads is for you. It will transform what might seem like gobbledygook into incredible significance -- enough to change your life. It can do that because the Bible is more amazing than you've ever dreamed, packed with riches, and making sense of it is no mystery. You'll even have fun as you learn! The Bible for Blockheads helps you: - Discover how the Bible's message unfolds from start to finish - Learn how the Bible developed over many centuries - Familiarize yourself with the main divisions of the Bible and its 66 individual books - Find out proven principles for accurately interpreting what you read - Acquaint yourself with important people, places, and events of the Bible - Learn key biblical terms and discover the different types of literature represented in the Scriptures - Get a handle on the Bible's historical and cultural background - Discover why the Bible among all books is called 'God's Word'

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User Review  - Chaplain Dan Brodek - Christianbook.com

New member's classes are almost always just a few sessions in length, &, maybe that's all they should be. However, instead of ending things there, why not have a follow-up class that opens up the ... Read full review

The Bible for blockheads: a user-friendly look at the Good Book

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This "user-friendly" introduction to the Bible--like Larry Richards's The Bible: God's Word for the Biblically Inept (LJ 2/15/99)--is for those embarking on Bible study for the first time. A brief ... Read full review

Contents

Welcome
7
Getting Started
18
Study Bibles
24
Genesis
31
Exodus
40
Story
71
Judges
80
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