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The Story Behind Who Changed the New Testament and Why
by Bart D. Ehrman
HarperCollins Publishers, 2005. Cloth. English.
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You've heard the hype, but what does he really say?
When world-class biblical scholar Bart Ehrman first began to study the texts of the Bible in their original languages he was startled to discover the multitude of mistakes and intentional alterations that had been made by earlier translators. In Misquoting Jesus, Ehrman tells the story behind the mistakes and changes that ancient scribes made to the New Testament and shows the great impact they had upon the Bible we use today. He frames his account with personal reflections on ho . . . (more)
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by John Goldingay
Word Biblical Commentary - WBC 30
Thomas Nelson, 1989. Cloth. English.
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by Dominique Charpin
France University Presses, 2003. Paper. French.
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Hammu-rabi est l'une des rares figures de l'histoire ancienne
pre-classique qui soit connue du grand public, par le hasard d'une
decouverte - celle de son "Code" par une mission francaise a Suse - mais
aussi en raison de l'importance de son long regne, qui compta
quarante-trois ans (1792-1750 av. J.-C.). Curieusement, la bibliographie
en langue francaise ne comporte aucun titre consacre a ce souverain
mesopotamien prestigieux : c'est cette lacune que cet ouvrage veut
reparer, un siecle apres l'exhumation de son " Code " et sa public . . . (more)
by W. G. E. Watson
Aula Orientalis Supplementa - AULAOS 19
Editorial Ausa, 2007. Paper. English.
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Elitenbildung und elitarer Konsum von der mykenischen Palastzeit bis zur homerischen Epoche. Akten des internationalen Kongresses vom 3.bis 5. Februar 2005 in Salzburg
by Eva Alram-Stern and Georg Nightingale
Denkschriften der phil.-hist. Klasse 350
Osterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2007. Paper. German.
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The topic of the congress anthology Keimelion is the consumer behaviour of the Aegean elite population, including strategies such as conspicuous consumption, through the period of the Mycenaean palace states to the post-palatial period and the new formation of the Greek world in the first millennium B.C. New interpretations of the Homeric epics as well as the numerous archaeological finds of recent years have promoted an increased understanding of the elite population of these periods. Among other things, this group defined itself t . . . (more)
by John Drane
Fortress Press, 2005. Paper. English.
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This volume is a wonderfully reader-friendly resource for the beginning student in the study of the Bible. It combines Drane's two informative and popular earlier works, Introducing the Old Testament and Introducing the New Testament, and adds a new CD-ROM. Drane writes in an accessible style, and the volume includes hundreds of illustrations—tables, charts, photos, maps, and line-drawings. The CD-ROM uses Libronix software and offers not only the full text and links to the biblical references but also extensive additional st . . . (more)
by David Crump
Baker Academic, 2006. Paper. English.
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How are we to understand petitionary prayer? This is a key question for any thoughtful believer who desires to take both the Bible and experience seriously. Some believe God answers any prayer as long as the one praying has enough faith and/or persistence. Others conclude from experience that prayer is really for our benefit and has no impact on God's actions. According to David Crump, both views are extreme and potentially harmful.
While books that deal with prayer from a devotional or experiential perspective have their value, K . . . (more)
by Bernard Reich
Facts on File, 2004. Paper. English.
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Israel is a modern country with a short history set into the lengthy story of Jewish history. A Brief History of Israel explores that history with an emphasis on the period since Israel's independence in 1948. A historical narrative that tells the complex story of a people and their modern state, established thousands of years after the destruction of the old one, this comprehensive volume also examines the key events leading up to independence. Touching on important themes such as exile, anti-Semitism, Zionism, and the Holocaust, i . . . (more)