The bestselling Bible handbook of all time with millions of copies sold, Halley’s Bible Handbook has been thoroughly updated, while retaining its time-honored. Halley’s Bible Handbook makes the Bible’s wisdom and message accessible. You will develop an appreciation for the cultural, religious, and geographic. Your church library probably has a copy and you, too, may own one, because well over a million copies of Halley’s Bible Handbook are in print. Henry H. Halley .
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The rights to publish Halley’s book was given to Billy Graham. Jun 28, Mom’s Books added it Shelves: I still have my copy. Mar 27, Dante Ferrigno rated it liked it Recommended to Dante by: Feb 02, Sara rated it really liked it Shelves: Hardcoverpages.
And finally, the ugly: I found that Halley trying to describe every other verse or provide commentary was not needed.
There are, of course, pics of Graham and Pope John Paul together so it figures.? To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I know many people don’t like these old layouts but I think the non-colored maps are easy to view. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Halley’s Bible Handbook, the classic layperson’s companion text, includes a concise Bible commentary, important discoveries in archaeology, related historical data, church history, maps, and more.
Halley’s Bible Handbook began in as a page hand-printed pamphlet that Henry Halley gave out to encourage people to read and understand the Bible. It seems extraordinarily comprehensive and authoritative, and it prefaces itself with “the Bible is the inerring Word of God. Although I have done a lot of Bible studies, this was more effective than anything else I’ve done in helping me understand how the Old Testament is part of Christ’s story.
Jul 16, Becky rated it it was amazing. I am not sure how the newest edition of this handbook compares to his older editions.
Henry Hampton Halley Dr. He also makes it a point to send many cheap shots towards Catholics, even going so far as to describe us as “Romanists” seriously, people still use this term? A good book by book synopsis of the topical information contained in the Bible. I had given up secular reading for Lent and ahlleys to read several Christian books during that time. He has given Himself to us in the person of His Spirit. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
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Ed Halvorsen rated it it was amazing Jan 02, The original “Halley’s Bible Handbook” grew from bibld pamphlets about the Bible that he gave away to encourage churches and individuals in Bible study. Jul 15, Cindy rated it it was amazing Shelves: It was a birthday present for my birthday.
Let me give everyone a head’s up. He also follows the pseudo-historical belief that the Catholic Church suppressed the translation of the Bible into vernacular languages books in the Hallets Ages were expensive to create and were often chained to prevent theft, which was quite common in those days; the Bible has been translated into “vernacular” languages since the canon was put together.
Halley’s Bible Handbook Henry H. Halley
Basically, his church history section is garbage and to be honest, this book belongs in the garbage or if we want to be very environmentally friendly, recycled. The other books I planned to read are still waiting. May 20, Trinity Knight rated it it was amazing.
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I know this handbook is meant for us “dumb” people but his scholarship-even for his time-was severely lacking. Black-and-white photos of ruins, artifacts, and drawn maps. Trivia About Halley’s Bible Ha I read this when i handbopk in middle school Quotes from Halley’s Bible Ha But the most important message of this handbook is, in Henry Halley’s words, “that every Christian should be a Constant hadnbook Devoted Reader of the Bible; and that the primary business of the Church and Ministry is to lead, foster, and encourage their people in that habit.
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I learned quite a bit about the archaeology being done to understand the Bible better that was included in this book. In most cases, I would say his general commentary is distracting because he seems to be trying to interpret every other verse or chapter in the Bible.
So I wasn’t cheating when I whipped through this at a breakneck scan.
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Then he talks about “foundation sacrifices” in the next paragraph, where apparently the Phoenicians sacrificed a child or handbok when a new house was built, and “it’s body built into the wall” PG He then goes through book by book and gives the main thought of each book.
Many cross-references are very helpful.
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