Encountering the Old Testament: a Christian survey

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Baker Books, Jun 1, 1999 - Religion - 512 pages
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"I highly recommend this volume to all who read the Old Testament. . . .This is a five star recommendation." -Messenger

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Excellent study reference. - Christianbook.com
A great read for an overview of the Bible. - Goodreads
Just writing sentences on each paragraph is loathsome.. - Goodreads
Easy to understand and great illustrations. - Christianbook.com
Clear illustrations. - Overstock.com

Review: Encountering the Old Testament, Second Edition with CD-ROM

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I have been enjoying this overview of the Old Testament. It does a good job of tieing together events and circumstances that a study of a particular book of the Bible might miss. Read full review

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User Review  - Tim - Goodreads

As the title indicates, This is an introduction to the old testament that focuses on surface level, basic information and summaries. Good for a first level class on this topic. Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Bill T. Arnold (PhD, Hebrew Union College) is director of Hebrew studies and professor of Old Testament and Semitic languages at Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky. He is the author of Encountering the Book of Genesis, and coauthor of Encountering the Old Testament, and A Guide to Biblical Hebrew Syntax. He and his wife, Susan, have three sons and live in Lexington, Kentucky.