✓ The Essential Companion to Life in Bible Times: Key Insights for Reading God's Word || ✓ PDF Read by ✓ Moisés Silva


  • Title: The Essential Companion to Life in Bible Times: Key Insights for Reading God's Word
  • Author: Moisés Silva
  • ISBN: 9780310286882
  • Page: 157
  • Format: Paperback

  • Essential Companion to Life in Bible Times organizes material in thematic fashion and distills from the various articles the information that is most useful for appreciating the cultural background of the biblical writings.The book begins with a chapter on the family, describing what the Bible says about children, from their birth through their education, and discusses theEssential Companion to Life in Bible Times organizes material in thematic fashion and distills from the various articles the information that is most useful for appreciating the cultural background of the biblical writings.The book begins with a chapter on the family, describing what the Bible says about children, from their birth through their education, and discusses the roles played by men and women when they reached adulthood The topics of sex, marriage, divorce, old age, death, and burial are also treated.From there, topics include The household from house architecture and furniture to the subjects of food and water and health and illnesses in biblical times Social life, including population, the calendar, economics, crafts, travel and trade, dress, and music Government in the towns, the larger cities, and the state including the role of the king, as well as the function of elders and officials Israel s religious life from the use of high places and altars, to the importance of the tabernacle and the temple, to role of priests and Levites.
    Moisés Silva
    Mois s Silva PhD, University of Manchester has taught biblical studies at Westmont College, Westminster Theological Seminary, and Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary He lives in Litchfield, Michigan.


    Commentaires:

    Harold Cameron
    The Essential Companion to Life in Bible Times describes in topical fashion what is known about life and customs in biblical times. Knowledge of this background proves invaluable for a proper interpretation of the Bible.The book provides helpful information as well as a generous array of beautiful photographs concerning 6 areas that relates to Bible Times. They are:FamilyHouseholdWorkSocietyGovernmentReligious Life.I have found the book to be a most helpful tool for me when I need information co [...]

    Steve Hazell
    All in all, a very comprehensive read on major aspects of life during Bible times. This isn't my favorite sort of read, but the book was easy to read and understand.

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      Published :2019-03-27T00:42:02+00:00