The Stranger on the Road to Emmaus gives a solid overview of the main message of the Bible. It ties together key Old and New Testament stories to reveal the identity of God and the nature of sin, all the time answering two questions: “Who is Jesus?” and “What is the story of the cross and the tomb all about?” It helps a person understand clearly what is the main message of Bible.
“The Bible makes so much sense now!”
This book is ideal for people who come from a Christianized background, whether Catholic, Protestant or Orthodox. It assumes readers have a concept of only one God who is a person—not a force.
It's been called the most misunderstood book in history.
Wars have been fought in its name, scandals have been precipitated by it, politics shaped and reshaped at its word. Theologians have both defended and reviled it. Skeptics have done the same. If you are a typical member of the human race, you have often been perplexed by all the fuss surrounding the Bible. The question remains, What does it really say?
Here is a book that explains the greatest of Bible themes clearly and logically. Rather than focusing on one part and missing the whole the author chronologically binds together the entire text into one great universal drama, looking at events from the perspective of those who experienced history in the making. The results are sometimes comical, sometimes frightening but always true to the intent of the text.
When you are done reading it, you may find yourself believing the Book like you never have before. Or you may decide not to. The author's objective approach leaves that decision up to you.
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John R. Cross writes from knowledge gained in a life-long study of the Bible. He has extensive experience traveling and living abroad. John and his family are from Canada.Review:
"This excellent book gives a panoramic view of the Bible, emphasizing the way of salvation in a clear and understandable manner." --William MacDonald
"Very interesting, very readable, and very necessary." --Elisabeth Elliot
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Book Description GoodSeed International, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1890082724
Book Description GoodSeed International, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1890082724
Book Description GoodSeed International, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111890082724