Hurlbut's Story of the Bible

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9780891291169: Hurlbut's Story of the Bible
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Hurlbut's Story of the Bible has its roots in the old custom of parents telling their children stories from the Bible. One of those parents who kept this custom particularly alive and meaningful was Dr. Jesse Lyman Hurlbut. Like many great works of literature, the stories that make up this book were told and retold innumerable times before being set down on paper. Hurlbut's classic retelling of the Bible contains 168 stories from the Bible, each one complete in itself, while together combining to form one narrative. It is the complete Bible story, running from Genesis to Revelation, told in the language of today for both young and old alike.

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This expanded edition of Jesse Lyman Hurlbut's classic retelling of 168 stories from the Bible contains the following additional feature: - Hurlbut's Bible Lessons (64 pages of questions and answers on the stories and themes of the Old and New Testaments). More than 4,000,000 copies of Hurlbut's Story of the Bible have been distributed since its publication. This new edition of "America's favorite Bible story book" maintains the standard features and have accounted for its popularity through the years. These are: the 168 Bible stories from Genesis to Revelation; beautiful full-color paintings by distinguished artists; 160 two-color illustrations by Steele Savage. Printed in large and clear type, the more than 800 pages of material contained in this new edition of a beloved religious classic makes Hurlbut's Story of the Bible a treasured gift for the entire family.

About the Author:

Jesse Lyman Hurlbut, D.D. (1843-1930) was an American Methodist Episcopal clergyman. He graduated from Wesleyan University in 1864, held pastorates throughout New Jersey, and served as superintendent of the Newark District from 1909 until his retirement in 1914. He is the author of Revised Normal Lessons, Studies in Old Testament History, Studies in the Four Gospels, and From Saul to Solomon.

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Jesse L. Hurlbut
Published by Jove (1975)
ISBN 10: 0891291164 ISBN 13: 9780891291169
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