Discovering the Old Testament: Story and Faith

4 avg rating
( 25 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780834119949: Discovering the Old Testament: Story and Faith

Every professor has to wonder, with skepticism, how much of the assigned material the students will actually read. (That is, if they have even purchased the textbook in the first place!) Whether they skim or read all of it, your students will recall the key points of the lesson if you use Discovering the Old Testament.Discovering the Old Testament defines key terms in sidebars and highlights them within the text. Each chapter includes summary statements and review questions to help students focus on what they’ve learned. Discovering the Old Testament combines all the elements you’re looking for in a survey of the Old Testament - thorough, sound Biblical scholarship, combined with an eye-catching format and a writing style that’s easy to understand. Every page is full color, in an attractive format, with maps and pictures to enhance the material.In Discovering the Old Testament, you’ll find:Objectives defined for each lesson.Personal questions to help students relate the Bible to their lives.Sidebars to explain theological points.Keywords identified and defined on each page.Study questions for review of the material.Summary statements at the end of each chapter to help students focus on what they’ve learned.Listing of resources for further study at the end of each chapter.An eye-catching format that’s attractive to the young college student. EVERY page is in full color.Short, readable chapters.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

H. RAY DUNNING is professor emeritus of theology at Trevecca Nazarene University. He holds an MA and a PhD from Vanderbilt University and has served as a pastor, lecturer, and speaker in numerous churches around the United States. Dr. Dunning has authored and edited numerous books on Christian faith and practice, including Grace, Faith, and Holiness; The Second Coming; and Biblical Resources for Holiness Preaching (2 volumes). Robert Branson, former professor of Biblical Literature at Olivet Nazarene University, also taught at Warner Southern College and Eastern Nazarene College. He has retired and lives with his wife in Pendleton, Indiana. Timothy M. Green is dean of the Millard Reed School of Theology and Christian Ministry and the university chaplain at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, where he also serves as professor of Old Testament literature and theology. He received his Ph.D. in Hebrew Bible from Vanderbilt University. JIM EDLIN is professor of biblical literature and languages and the Dean of the School of Religion and Philosophy at MidAmerica Nazarene University. He earned an MDiv from Nazarene Theological Seminary and a ThM and PhD in Old Testament studies from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. His previous publications include NBBC, Daniel and Discovering the Old Testament (Beacon Hill Press). He is a frequent contributor to Adult Faith Connection and Illustrated Bible Life (WordAction). Alex Varughese is professor of biblical literature at Mount Vernon Nazarene University and has been a member of the Department of Religion at MVNU since 1982. Previous to his current position, he served as a professor in the religion department at Eastern Nazarene College. He is an ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene and holds B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of Kerala, India. He received his M.A. in religion from Olivet Nazarene University and M.Div. from Nazarene Theological Seminary. He also holds M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in biblical studies from Drew University. He is currently serving as the Managing Editor for The Centennial Initiative Textbook project for the Church of the Nazarene.

About the Author:

Robert Branson, former professor of Biblical Literature at Olivet Nazarene University, also taught at Warner Southern College and Eastern Nazarene College. He has retired and lives with his wife in Pendleton, Indiana. Timothy M. Green is dean of the Millard Reed School of Theology and Christian Ministry and the university chaplain at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, where he also serves as professor of Old Testament literature and theology. He received his Ph.D. in Hebrew Bible from Vanderbilt University. JIM EDLIN is professor of biblical literature and languages and the Dean of the School of Religion and Philosophy at MidAmerica Nazarene University. He earned an MDiv from Nazarene Theological Seminary and a ThM and PhD in Old Testament studies from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. His previous publications include NBBC, Daniel and Discovering the Old Testament (Beacon Hill Press). He is a frequent contributor to Adult Faith Connection and Illustrated Bible Life (WordAction). Alex Varughese is professor of biblical literature at Mount Vernon Nazarene University and has been a member of the Department of Religion at MVNU since 1982. Previous to his current position, he served as a professor in the religion department at Eastern Nazarene College. He is an ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene and holds B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of Kerala, India. He received his M.A. in religion from Olivet Nazarene University and M.Div. from Nazarene Theological Seminary. He also holds M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in biblical studies from Drew University. He is currently serving as the Managing Editor for The Centennial Initiative Textbook project for the Church of the Nazarene.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Robert Branson
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Omega Books and More Inc.
(Springdale, AR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. FAST shipping, FREE tracking, and GREAT customer service! We also offer International and EXPEDITED shipping options. Bookseller Inventory # 3D7DSF000WXV

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Branson, Robert/ Edlin, Jim/ Green, Timothy Mark
Published by Nazarene Pub House (2003)
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Commerce, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Nazarene Pub House, 2003. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KS-9780834119949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Branson, Robert
Published by BEACON HILL PR (2003)
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description BEACON HILL PR, 2003. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780834119949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Jim Edlin; Robert Branson; Timothy M. Green
Published by Beacon Hill Press, United States (2003)
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Beacon Hill Press, United States, 2003. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 259 x 183 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Every professor has to wonder, with skepticism, how much of the assigned material the students will actually read. (That is, if they have even purchased the textbook in the first place!) Whether they skim or read all of it, your students will recall the key points of the lesson if you use Discovering the Old Testament.Discovering the Old Testament defines key terms in sidebars and highlights them within the text. Each chapter includes summary statements and review questions to help students focus on what they ve learned. Discovering the Old Testament combines all the elements you re looking for in a survey of the Old Testament - thorough, sound Biblical scholarship, combined with an eye-catching format and a writing style that s easy to understand. Every page is full color, in an attractive format, with maps and pictures to enhance the material.In Discovering the Old Testament, you ll find: Objectives defined for each lesson.Personal questions to help students relate the Bible to their lives.Sidebars to explain theological points.Keywords identified and defined on each page.Study questions for review of the material.Summary statements at the end of each chapter to help students focus on what they ve learned.Listing of resources for further study at the end of each chapter.An eye-catching format that s attractive to the young college student. EVERY page is in full color.Short, readable chapters. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780834119949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 38.87
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Robert Branson
Published by Beacon Hill Press of Kansas Ci (2003)
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Beacon Hill Press of Kansas Ci, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0834119943

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 35.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Jim Edlin; Robert Branson; Timothy M. Green
Published by Beacon Hill Press, United States (2003)
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Beacon Hill Press, United States, 2003. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 259 x 183 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Every professor has to wonder, with skepticism, how much of the assigned material the students will actually read. (That is, if they have even purchased the textbook in the first place!) Whether they skim or read all of it, your students will recall the key points of the lesson if you use Discovering the Old Testament.Discovering the Old Testament defines key terms in sidebars and highlights them within the text. Each chapter includes summary statements and review questions to help students focus on what they ve learned. Discovering the Old Testament combines all the elements you re looking for in a survey of the Old Testament - thorough, sound Biblical scholarship, combined with an eye-catching format and a writing style that s easy to understand. Every page is full color, in an attractive format, with maps and pictures to enhance the material.In Discovering the Old Testament, you ll find: Objectives defined for each lesson.Personal questions to help students relate the Bible to their lives.Sidebars to explain theological points.Keywords identified and defined on each page.Study questions for review of the material.Summary statements at the end of each chapter to help students focus on what they ve learned.Listing of resources for further study at the end of each chapter.An eye-catching format that s attractive to the young college student. EVERY page is in full color.Short, readable chapters. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780834119949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 39.63
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Branson, Robert; Green, Timothy M.; Edlin, Jim
Published by Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Movie Mars
(Matthews, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0834119943 Brand New Book. Ships from the United States. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee!. Bookseller Inventory # 4949363

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 35.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Robert Branson; Timothy M. Green; Jim Edlin
Published by Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City (2003)
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0834119943

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 42.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Robert Branson, Timothy M. Green, Jim Edlin, Alex Varughese (Editor)
Published by Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City (2003)
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0834119943

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 39.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Robert Branson
ISBN 10: 0834119943 ISBN 13: 9780834119949
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 180mm x 25mm x 249mm. Hardcover. Every professor has to wonder, with skepticism, how much of the assigned material the students will actually read. (That is, if they have even purchased the textbook in the first place ) W.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 400 pages. 1.089. Bookseller Inventory # 9780834119949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 43.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book