Complete, trustworthy, and portable, Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible is an indispensable reference for all readers of the Bible. For nearly a century, lay people and scholars alike have valued both the authoritative contents and the convenient format of this one-volume work.
Here are just a few reasons Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible has generally been considered the best single-volume Bible dictionary:
· Important events, biblical doctrines, and theological concepts are treated completely and concisely
· Bold-faced cross references point the reader easily to related articles
· Accessible to all, the articles are comprehensive but nontechnical
· Explains all the proper names mentioned in the Old Testament, New Testament, and Apocrypha
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James Hastings (1852-1922) was a distinguished scholar and pastor. He was founder and editor of the Expository Times and is also well known for editing the five-volume Dictionary of the Bible as well as the Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics, the Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels, and the Dictionary of the Apostolic Church.
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