Journey through the greatest story of all time in this fast-paced, action-packed look at the main characters, events, and meaning of the Old and New Testament. The visual format makes this a perfect handbook of the Bible for people used to movies, comic books, television, and the Internet. Written with Bible texts from the reader-friendly Contemporary English Version, it makes it easier for readers unfamiliar with the Bible to get into the Scriptures.
The journey takes you through each book of the Bible. It features: "Big Scences" of the main events depicted in illustrations and key words; "Starring Roles" that look at leading characters in that book; the Plot - the story in a nutshell; "What to Look For" that highlights crucial insights you don't want to miss; "Famous Lines" that cover phrases you may have heard but didn't realize the context or that they came from the Bible; Timelines that visually highlight key events; "Highlights & Headliners" that offer a sneak peak of the 30 biggest moments in Bible history; "Reviews" that feature details that add understanding; and "Encore" that relates what happens in the book to previous and future events. 469 pp.
How to Get Into the Bible
Publisher: Harper Collins Christian Publishing/Thomas Nelson
Age: 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult
Grade: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Topic: Bible Study, Christian Living