Donald L. Griggs

The Bible from Scratch

The New Testament for Beginners

Westminster John Knox Press (Apr 2003)
9780664225773
| Paperback
161 pages | 250 x 178 mm | English
Dewey 225.61
LOC Class. BS2330.3 .G75 2003
LOC Contr. 2002035836

Subjects

  • Bible
  • Religion / Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / Old Testament
  • Religion / Biblical Studies / New Testament
  • Religion / Biblical Studies / Old Testament
  • Religion / General

Plot

Well-known educator Don Griggs has written an accessible, non-threatening introduction to the Bible for adults who have--or who fear that they have--little or no biblical knowledge. In these two volumes (one Old Testament, Spring 2002, one New Testament, Spring 2003) Griggs will walk participants through the Bible hitting the highlights and providing a clear and useful overview. Well-known educator Don Griggs has written an accessible, non-threatening introduction to the Bible for adults who have-or who far that they have--little or no biblical knowledge. In these two volumes (one Old Testament, one New Testament) Griggs will walk participants through the Bible, hitting the highlights and providing a clear and useful overview. New Testament session titles include Comparing the Gospels, The Gospel of John, Jesus the Messiah, The Christ, The Acts of the Apostles, The Epistles of the New Testament, and The Revelation to John. Each volume will begin with an overview of the study and will provide tools for Bible reading and study. A comprehensive section of helps for the leader will be provided in the second half of each volume.