J. W. Rogerson's An Introduction to the Bible (BibleWorld) PDF

By J. W. Rogerson

ISBN-10: 1845537076

ISBN-13: 9781845537074

an off-the-cuff reader enters a book shop searching for a Bible. despite the fact that, now not the entire Bibles on exhibit have an identical contents! a few have extra books than others, a few are examine variations, a few use gender-free language. How did this take place? This creation works again in the course of the approaches in which the Bible used to be written, transmitted, copied and declared to be authoritative through numerous church buildings. the next issues are handled: what's the Bible?; How Biblical Writers Wrote; The Making of the outdated testomony; The Making of the Apocrypha; The Making of the recent testomony; The Canon of the Bible; The examine of the Bible; using the Bible in Social, ethical and Political Questions. This up-to-date version takes account of advancements in scholarship because the publication was once first released in 1999 through Penguin. the unique variation has been translated into Spanish and Portuguese.

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