Understanding the Bible will provide you with a foundational comprehension of the entirety of Scripture with a focus on broadening your vision of Jesus Christ.
This book answers foundational questions:
Who wrote the Bible?What is its message?Why is it thought to be a "holy" book?How does one read and interpret it?
By delving into the geographical, religious, and historical concerns that shaped the world of biblical times, you'll see Jesus as never before: both as a man of his times and culture, and as the culmination of a divine providence that prepared the way for the ministry of the Messiah.
Written by renowned preacher, writer, and apologist John Stott, this new, expanded edition includes:
Questions at the beginning of each chapter to help you focus.New, up-to-date maps for the chapters on history and geography.An index to help you speedily access areas of interest.