Category Archives: Historical Background

IVP’s A Week in the Fall of Jerusalem book review – Rating 9.5

After our trip to Israel last year, I thought that “A Week in the Fall of Jerusalem” by Ben Witherington III would be a very interesting book for me to check out.  I requested a copy from IVP for me … Continue reading

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IVP’s How To Read Proverbs book review – Rating 9.8

IVP Academic generously sent me a copy of their “How to Read Proverbs” by Tremper Longman III for me to do a review of this really good book.   I cannot count how many times I have heard people either use quotes … Continue reading

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AMG’s Encyclopedia of Bible Facts review – Rating 9.6

AMG Publishing generously sent me a copy of their Encyclopedia of Bible Facts for me to do a review of this fascinating resource.   If you are looking for a resource for your studies that can really help you gain … Continue reading

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IVP Academic’s Dictionary of Biblical Imagery resource review – Rating 9.7

IVP Academic generously sent me a copy of their Dictionary of Biblical Imagery for me to do a review of this fantastic resource.   If you are looking for a resource for your studies that can really help you with the … Continue reading

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B&H Academic’s Inductive Bible Study book review – rating 9.8

If you have looked through my blog or subscribed to it for a while, you will probably notice that I am very interested in promoting actual studying of the Scriptures rather than only reading them.  It is a way that … Continue reading

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